PML-Q president calls emergency party meeting to discuss political matters

LAHORE: The Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid  (PML-Q) President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain on Monday called an emergency meeting of the party’s lawmakers in the National Assembly to mull over matters related to Punjab and the federal government.

Fact-check: In repealing Obama-era rule, Trump makes false claims about low-income housing, crime and the suburbs

“The ideal that everybody is created equal, and should have equal opportunities and that includes equal opportunities to housing. So what Trump is trying to say is that the suburbs, the suburban moms, don’t want the children of people of color to be treated. The way that their kids are treated. They don’t want. You […]

Bay Area political events: Car caravan for safe schools, defending free speech

Women’s suffrage centennial: Perspectives on how women can lead the country and further democratic values. Speakers include Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis, Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan, She the People founder Aimee Allison, League of Women Voters of San Francisco president Alison Goh, suffrage historian Jennifer Helton and journalists Marisa Lagos of KQED and Elaine Elinson. […]

‘If not now, when?’: Black women seize political spotlight

She knows an 18-year-old named Audrey McNeal. McNeal ran to be the class president at her mostly white high school, and lost. She thought of a poem she once wrote about a princess envious of her brother because one day he would be king; she wanted to be powerful. She ran again, and won.

Will first-time gun buyers sway political support for the Second Amendment?

“The right to bear arms is a fundamental constitutional right. The left’s agenda to confiscate guns only pushes Americans to be more active and vocal in support of their rights,” said Chele Farley, Republican candidate of New York’s 18th Congressional District. “With everything that has happened over the last five months, we can’t lose sight of […]

Farage: BLM ‘Paramilitary-Style Force’ May Have Broken Law Against Political Uniforms

Nevertheless, the co-leader of the far-left Green Party, Jonathan Bartley, accused Mr Farage of “trying to create division,” adding that: “these people in Brixton today know that love and justice will conquer the fear and hate that you peddle. Hope is what people need right now and they are showing the pathway toward it.”

Why language has been a sensitive matter?

A senior leader of the AIADMK, speaking on the condition of anonymity, says that the State’s stand should not be viewed as a mark of blind resistance but as one that is aimed at defending the State’s autonomy. Besides, the priority of the Union government should have been to address the “pressing and chronic” economic […]

Blazing GMB row as Nigel Farage compares Black Lives Matter to terrorists before his mic is muted

“I understand why they did it, but don’t forget those same people have been destroying historical monuments in Syria that are thousands of years old,” blustered Nigel, whose microphone was eventually muted so the other guests could speak.

Prime minister’s questions makes Big Brother look dignified. It needs reform

More than anything, I want the parties to simply grow up a bit. Together they could reach a consensus on a new framework for PMQs. Ultimately it must be run for the good of those seeking answers not for the glory of those seeking five minutes on the Six O’Clock News.