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The Latest List Of Republicans Not Supporting Donald Trump

(blog) (blog)The list of Republicans in Congress not voting for Donald Trump continues to grow over time, with many more stating they do not...

Canadian Parliament Holds First Reading of Bill to Create Framework to Regulate Nanotechnology

The bill would add Part 6.1 to CEPA primarily to implement procedures for the investigation and assessment of nanomaterials. Member Peter Julian, New Democratic Party...

The Spanish Civil War: A Trial Run for World War II

The Spanish Civil War began in July 1936 when Francisco Franco led a dissident group of staunchly conservative and Catholic generals, as well as half...

May demands Trident vote as anti-nuclear campaigners condemn Tory leadership favourite over stance

Spokesman David Mackenzie said: “To boost her macho credibility May is ready to identify herself as willing to kill millions of innocent people. ... Jane...

Profile: Arts fuse with debate at Solas Festival

This year, three newly-elected first-time MSPs – the Greens' Andy Wightman, the SNP's Jeane Freeman and Adam Tomkins, one of the new Conservative intake, will...

Don't point-score over Liam Fee's murder, says First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

On Tuesday night, Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson said on Twitter that Liam did have a named person. The Daily Mail has also supported that...

MSPs back motion calling for UK to remain in Europe

Among those voting against were Oliver Mundell, the Tory MSP for Dumfriesshire, and the Labour left-winger Elaine Smith. Three MSPs, including ... Tory Margaret Mitchell...

Aussie PM promises dairy subsides if re-elected

Australia's Prime Minister has offered cash-strapped farmers across the ditch a lifeline if his Liberal government wins next month's election. Malcolm ... The Aussie prime...

Holyrood 2016: List looks like Labours only hope in Glasgow

The SNP's Ivan McKee is challenging Martin in Provan; Humza Yousaf is up against Labour's former leader Johann Lamont in Pollok; Bob Doris is standing...

Pressure piles on Cameron after he confesses to offshore profit

Pro-Tory The Daily Telegraph reported that all of the Conservative Party's candidates for the 2010 general election were told to reveal private details of their...

The Trump-ification of Ted Cruz

While he placed himself firmly in the talk radio-amplified conservative mainstream, his antigovernment stances also gave him a whiff of libertarianism, even if it wasn't...

New drama Churchill's Secret details one of Britain's biggest cover-ups

With his Conservative government in a tailspin, political friends and foes plotted behind his back to replace him. “Winston, the great warrior, believes he has...

'You've failed quite badly haven't you?'

But we had to accept that if John Key was positioning himself to be New Zealand's Lee Kuan Yew he wasn't going to be the...

Who is your pick for best and worst politician of 2015?

Gerry Brownlee: Gerry has looked Grumpy Cat for most of year, and no wonder, with John Key and his lieutenant Steven Joyce manoeuvring to marginalise...

This Week In Crazy: We Wish You A Joyous And Very Secular Late Autumn Period

(blog) (blog)A lot of these things, like the other 'this week in crazy' stories, are because conservative Republicans don't like what's in the constitution.

Resignations of Speaker Bohener and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan ...

GPBIt is unclear whether there is the political appetite to pass a bipartisan ESEA conference report later this year since many Tea Party members in...

Why Ben Carson Is Rising in the Polls (And Why It Matters)

Armstrong Williams has resurfaced. The controversial political commentator—best known for his lucrative promotion of No ... It was a curious position for a man regarded...

Africa Update for August 13, 2015

On August 6th, United Nations (U.N.) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza to resume the political dialogue that was suspended last month and...

Profile: Beyond Borders Festival

TWENTY years on from the tragic events in Srebrenica, Scottish Conservatives leader Ruth Davidson MSP goes back to her roots in journalism to interview veteran...

Trump 'Towers' over the GOP: Why Donald Dominates | The National Interest

Waxahachie Daily LightThe tea party, as Williamson points out, wasn't first and foremost an uprising against Democrats, but against the Republican establishment. Jaded after eight...

Sentencing Reform Has Its Moment

(registration)Lee, a conservative known more for his opposition to Obama's major initiatives, said in an interview with on July 15 that he was...

INADMISSIBLE: Law Firm Subpoenaed in Armstrong Case

(registration)Williams & Connolly and Armstrong oppose the request, according to Landis' lawyers at the Law Offices of Paul D. Scott in San Francisco. Williams...

Alistair Carmichael's old words come back to haunt him as pressure grows to quit

PRESSURE continued to mount on shamed former Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael to resign as an MP last night after a newspaper column from 2010 came...

Supreme Court 'Litmus Test' Emerges in White House Race

(registration) (registration)Holder that found a key section of the Voting Rights Act unconstitutional. Retired Justice John Paul Stevens, who was a vocal dissenter in...

Smith Commission's proposals have been completely overtaken by events ...

“The Conservative in me was full of joy for what David Cameron had achieved but the unionist in me is greatly dismayed. “We used to...

David Cameron: We'll check up on Holyrood to make sure rest of the UK doesn't ...

THE Tories have given up completely on Scotland, according to Deputy First Minister John Swinney, after David Cameron delivered another vow to Scotland – that...

Unionist parties clash over how badly they want to renew unusuable Trident

As a war of words kicked off, Ed Miliband firmly backed Tory policy, saying: “Our position is continuous at-sea deterrence, like the Conservative Party, renewing...

The People's Election: Part Five, Midlothian ... home of Gordon Brown's last ...

It was here, on September 8 last year, that Gordon Brown made his promise for greater devolution if Scots rejected independence. Just days .... But...

Enter, Stage Right: Justice Scalia and a Search for the Middle

(registration)Take two law clerks—one liberal, the other conservative. Place them inside the chambers of Justice ... An acclaimed Shakespearean actor and four-time Helen Hayes...

“When In Doubt, Blame the Intelligence Community”

Eli Lake, senior national-security correspondent for the Daily Beast, ran an article immediately after President Obama's interview about the multiple warnings the administration received from...

Verdicts & Settlements

(registration) (registration)Palm Beach County Circuit Judge Lucy Chernow Brown found that Ciklin Lubitz Martens & O'Connell had no intention to ever make payments on...

The perfect storm: how Ebola has taken hold of West Africa

But they actually describe the Africa of the 1970s, when the Belgian professor of microbiology Peter Piot first discovered Ebola haemorrhagic fever. “Here I saw...

English 'home rule'

The Guardian - what the national newspapers sayThe GuardianThe backwash of the Scottish referendum vote continues to haunt Westminster and has created a battleground for...

Ginsburg On Rulings, Race

(registration)Some of the Roberts Court's conservatives, as well as conservative organizations, have challenged the continued use of the disparate-impact theory, which many credit for...

Ginsburg On Rulings, Race

(registration)Some of the Roberts Court's conservatives, as well as conservative organizations, have challenged the continued use of the disparate-impact theory, which many credit for...

Justice Ginsburg Skeptical of Two-Year Law School Idea

(registration)Some of the Roberts Court's conservatives, as well as conservative organizations, have challenged the continued use of the disparate-impact theory, which many credit for...

INADMISSIBLE: Suit Over Shutdown Pay to Move Forward

(registration)The Virginia petition joins those filed by the state of Utah and a conservative group that represents supporters of the Oklahoma ban. The petitions,...

In Sixth Circuit Same-Sex Marriage Cases, a Republican Appointee Could Be ...

(registration) (registration)"His opinion will be important not just because he will be viewed by conservative members of the Supreme Court as an ideological comrade...

Like Justice, Like Law Clerk

(registration)Conference participants didn't view clerks' influence as necessarily a bad thing. “I sometimes wish they had more influence,” said Scott Armstrong, co-author of the...