By John Feffer*
Norbert Hofer is a nasty piece of work.
On the surface, he seems like a bland, soft-spoken, conventionally handsome Central European engineer-turned-politician who emphasizes the.. Eurasia Review
Seventy-five years ago on Wednesday, the bombing of Pearl Harbor brought the U.S. into World War II and subsequently ushered in the nuclear age.
It also prompted the U.S. to round up about 120,000.. Huffington Post
As President elect Donald Trump prepares to take over the White House so does his First Lady to be, Melania Trump. While she will surely have more important duties to tend to fashion designers are.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Sistina Giordano & TeNesha Murphy discuss daily topics including Dictionary.com's Word of 2016, World AIDS Day, 27 years of National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation & Rosa Parks Day. They also.. Source: WSYR ABC 9 Syracuse -
The country I was born in and the country where I live -- Austria and the United States -- went to the polls in November and December to elect new heads of states respectively.
Alexander van der.. Huffington Post
Very recently a new term has entered the public discourse, in which major segments of Americans are referred to as "nationalists". These are people who put community and country--their nation--above.. Huffington Post
*Why the ban on Pakistani artistes in India is a step backward*
In 2005, Thomas Friedman, in his iconoclastic best-seller The World is Flat, said that we were undergoing a paradigm shift brought on.. Huffington Post
If there is a silver lining inside the acid-cloud of Donald Trump’s Electoral College victory, it’s that Americans have been afforded an unusually vivid picture of the Republican Party’s stance.. Huffington Post
In 1963, a protestor scrawled the words “End White Supremacy” onto a sign and carried it during a civil rights march in New York. Over 50 years have passed and, disgracefully, the message.. Huffington Post
Last weekend, I was preparing to submit a book manuscript to a publisher. I had met an interested editor this summer. Let’s call her or him Mrs. X or Mr. Y. To make sure that I had the correct.. Huffington Post
After Tomi Lahren’s interview on the Daily Show with Trevor Noah posted online, social media was abuzz with mostly white liberals, especially from the millennial generation, crowing with glee that.. Huffington Post
A spike in hate crimes across the country have many marginalized groups feeling unsafe about what life will be like in President-elect Donald Trump’s America.
Fusion visited the home of one.. Huffington Post
Submitted by Rick Feinberg, a professor of anthropology at Kent State University.
Politicians, pundits, and prognosticators have been struggling to make sense of Donald Trump's electoral success... Huffington Post
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The election of Donald Trump shows what happens when democracy misfires. It echoes recent.. The American Prospect
Repairing a social and political rift.
It hardly matters whether Donald Trump's latest provocation signifies psychosis or merely the sorest winner ever. The President-elect tweeted on November 27,.. Huffington Post
Geopolitics, the study of how spatial dimension impacts on and affects states’ politics, may offer an important contribution to analyzing strategies suited to developing rail infrastructures bewteen.. Eurasia Review
WASHINGTON — Seven U.S. residents and citizens will be honored in Stockholm next month as they receive one of the most prestigious awards in the world: the Nobel Prize, presented for outstanding.. Huffington Post
*And the Dictionary.com award for "Word of the Year 2016" goes to...*
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The word means a "fear or hatred of foreigners, people from different cultures,.. Upworthy
France’s southwestern city of Bordeaux is best known as a global wine capital, but it was once involved in much grimmer commerce, as France’s second-largest slave trading port. Unlike in some other.. VOA News