Category Archives: Politics

Head of Kenya’s Election Commission Cannot Guarantee ‘Fair and Credible’ Election

Wafula Chebukati, chairman of Kenya’s Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission (IEBC), has warned voters than he cannot promise the legitimacy of next week’s presidential election. Chebukati told reporters that threats of violence combined with interference from politicians have led to corruption … Continue reading

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Mark Zuckerberg is Assembling a Team Capable of Winning a 2020 Presidential Campaign

Within the past year, there’s been a lot of speculation that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is running for president in 2020. However, there’s been little to no evidence to support that conjecture… until now. According to a recent report from … Continue reading

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Trump Criticized for Slow Response to Charlottesville, Quick Response to Barcelona

U.S. President Donald Trump is under fire yet again after critics point out his reluctance to condemn white nationalism and his eagerness to condemn foreign terrorism. After last week’s deadly Charlottesville attack, it took President Trump two days to denounce … Continue reading

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Scalise Shooting Repercussions Ramp Up

The drama around the shooting of four Republican congressmen in Alexandria last month, including Louisiana Representative Steve Scalise, continues. Scalise, who was the most seriously injured of the victims, recently returned to the hospital for more surgery—he’d already undergone several … Continue reading

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France’s New President Brings Progressive Changes

As the newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron entered his first weeks in office, the world watched to see who he would announce as his cabinet members. On Wednesday, President Macron ended the waiting. As he had promised, half the positions … Continue reading

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