presidential elections

With Trump’s Margins of Victory Shrinking, Lawsuits Filed to Block Recount in Two States

December 2, 2016

Lawyer Robert Fitrakis says Jill Stein is planning to give a press conference in front of Trump Towers on Monday demanding why the president-elect is obstructing the recount efforts

Jill Stein: Making Voting System More Credible is the First Step Towards Democratization

November 30, 2016

The former Green Party presidential candidate says razor-thin margins, unexpected outcomes, and use of unreliable voting machines prompted her to follow through with a campaign promise to stand for election integrity

Cuba

November 28, 2016
A leader of a small island nation, Fidel Castro became a figure of global historic importance who led his people in revolution and defied the U.S. empire

Did Trump Win Through Vote Flipping and Vote Stripping?

November 26, 2016

Robert Fitrakis, election lawyer and international election observer, says had the outcome on November 8 occurred in another country the State Department would have questioned the integrity of the vote

Egypt

June 10, 2014
Dina Makram-Edeib: The Egyptian elections and the facade of democracy in the mainstream media We Apologize For The Poor Sound Quality

Venezuelan Opposition Divided On Question of Regime Change

February 19, 2014

Steve Ellner: As both sides continue to mobilize supporters, class divisions within Caracas will limit the opposition’s ability to oust the Maduro regime

Reality Asserts Itself - Glen Ford

November 23, 2013
On this episode of Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, Glen Ford says there is no evidence that Kennedy differed from other U.S. presidents in striving for global hegemony

Unions in America

December 10, 2012
Jane McAlevey: Unions need to be more focused on broad community interests to fight well financed anti-union campaign