Empire Files: Abby Martin Exposes What Hillary Clinton Really Represents

teleSUR English Published on 17 Apr 2016 Digging deep into Hillary’s connections to Wall Street, Abby Martin reveals how the Clinton’s multi-million-dollar political machine operates. This episode chronicles the Clinton’s rise to power in the 90s on a right-wing agenda, the Clinton Foundation’s revolving door with Gulf state monarchies, corporations and the world’s biggest financial…

What a Sanders Foreign Policy Doctrine Could Look Like|A foreign policy framework based on ‘No wars for the billionaire class’ — Institute for Policy Studies

(Photo: Flickr / Gage Skidmore) Lots of people—supporters and opponents alike—are asking what a Bernie Sanders foreign policy doctrine would look like. Beyond a few specific references and the important reminder that he, unlike Hillary Clinton, opposed the Iraq War, he’s tended to redirect questions about international issues to his strong suit—his powerful talking points…

Bernie Knows What Time It Is — by Abby Zimet on Common Dreams org

Sanders ascending. Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images The drama in Iowa gave us so much. It offered up the spectacle of a surge for the nasty, messiah-minded, what-separation-of-church-and-state Cruz who has vowed “the body of Christ (will) rise up to pull us back from the abyss” and his unimaginable supporters, those “most skin-crawlingly creepy folks…

Could the Elections End Canada’s Carbon Capture? — by Liane Schalatek on Heinrich Böll Foundation |Canada rank ninth in the list of the world’s worst polluters

Since taking office in 2006, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has focused on turning Canada into an energy superpower. The strategy behind this is the proposed doubling of the extraction of oil from Canada’s bituminous tar sands, located primarily in the western province of Alberta. Tar sands in Alberta. Creator: Dru Oja Jay, Dominion. This image…

So haben Türken in Deutschland gewählt |Vier Kandidaten aus Deutschland schafften den Sprung ins türkische Parlament (In German)

Wahlergebnisse Türkei So haben Türken in Deutschland gewählt — MiGAZIN de Gut jeder dritte wahlberechtigte Türke in Deutschland ist bei den türkischen Parlamentswahlen an die Wahlurnen gegangen. Mehr als jeder Zweite wählte die AKP. Vier Kandidaten aus Deutschland schafften den Sprung ins türkische Parlament.   Die stärksten Parteien in den Regionen bei den türkischen Parlamentswahlen…

David Cameron, winner of Election: ‘I would like to lead, to reclaim a mantle that we should never have lost — the mantle of one nation, one United Kingdom’

Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha return to 10 Downing Street in London, May 8, 2015. (Photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP) Thursday’s United Kingdom elections brought a surprise lurch to the right, with the Conservative Party seizing the majority of Parliamentary seats and Prime Minister David Cameron sweeping back to power with more muscle…

Netanjahu und die Wahl: Rutscht Israel nach rechts? — Von Werner Sonne in Cicero de (In German language)

Schon jetzt sind die Beziehungen zwischen Berlin und Jerusalem unterkühlt. Die bevorstehende Wahl in Israel könnte die Situation verschärfen. In zwölf Tagen stellt sich der israelische Premier Benjamin Netanjahu einer Neuwahl. Nicht nur seine Rede in Washington, auch sein Flirt mit dem rechten Lager ist umstritten: Er setzt diplomatische Beziehungen aufs Spiel – und damit…