Posts Tagged: elections
President Obama and the Democrats face a rout in the upcoming midterm elections. Columnist Walden Bello explains what's gone wrong, and how to make it right.
The elections of Sunday, July 4th, in 14 Mexican states can be seen as a struggle for Mexican territories by diverse power groups, including the drug cartels.
The sizeable DC Ethiopian diaspora protested U.S. tacit support of the corrupt Zenawi, who was recently re-elected.
It looked peaceful on the surface. But as Laura Carlsen reports, the Colombia elections were anything but.
The military won't defeat al-Qaeda and the Taliban, writes Frida Berrigan. Nor will elections in an occupied country solve this problem.
After eight years of bloody fighting, elections are unlikely to bring dramatic change.
Iranians need no lessons in democracy from the United States.
The United States can best promote change in Iran by not actively promoting change.
In their upcoming presidential elections, Iranians will make a choice that will have profound implications on their country's relationship with the United States and the world.
The United States needs to practice at home what it preaches abroad.