The End of America’s Two Party System.

With the 2016 Presidential election approaching, and the big heavy weights already seeking their parties nomination, I can’t help but notice that the end of America’s draconian two party system is slowly dying out. This all started back when we witnessed the emergence of the Tea Party, for the first time in a century we…

A Presidential Nightmare.

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet on Wednesday dismissed rumors that she was resigning. Amid a series of corruption scandals one that included her son has drastically decreased the popularity of the reformist president. Sebastian Davalos was to be questioned by prosecutors on Wednesday about his role in a controversial and possibly illegal real estate transaction. Davalos and…

Cyprus ends Crisis Measure.

Cyprus received a €10bn bailout from the EU and International Monetary Fund (IMF) after its biggest banks nearly collapsed in March 2013 because of huge losses on their Greek investments. The Greek debt crisis had a severe impact on Cypriot banks, which lost about €4.5bn worth of Greek sovereign bonds – equivalent to 25% of Cypriot…

The Queen dissolves Parliament.

BY THE QUEEN A PROCLAMATION FOR DECLARING THE CALLING OF A NEW PARLIAMENT ELIZABETH R. Whereas We, by and with the advice of Our Privy Council, being desirous and resolved, as soon as may be, to meet Our People, and to have their Advice in Parliament, do publish this, Our Royal Proclamation, and do hereby…

Is Pope Francis Weakening the Papacy?

Popes Francis has the power to rule by decree instead he chooses to proceed with reforms not by dictating to others but by asking others such as the Curia how the church should adapt. A risky move as the pope attempts to reform the corrupt Vatican bureaucracy that has long plagued the Catholic Church. Has…

Mayor Bowser’s First 100 days.

Muriel E. Bowser approaches her 100th day in office as Mayor of the District of Colombia, in those 100 days her view and priorities for the city are becoming clear. In her $12.9bn budget for the district for 2016 the mayor laid down some of her priorities targeting issues such as education, affordable housing and…

The President’s Remarks on Iran.

In an Interview with the New York Times President Barack Obama praised the breakthrough on the Iran nuclear deal. The president continued as he pointed out the fact that Iran doesn’t have the strength or resources to fight the United States. The presidents foreign policy has been the subject of harsh criticism from Republican members…