Posts Tagged: elections
We spend world-class sums on our elections. Why don't we get world-class results?
Dress them up in black, put some Goth makeup on them, give them a name like The Apocalyptics, and the Republican candidates would fit right in with the head-banger crowd.
Russians are coming out onto the streets to transform their country once again.
The Obama agenda, instead of coming to term after four years, is suffering a miscarriage halfway through.
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.