When policy-making is dominated by powerful business organisations and a small number of the super-rich, then US claims to being a democratic society are seriously threatened, writes IAN SINCLAIR
Thursday 21st Apr 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
UNIONS and campaigners for democracy are launching a week of action today to encourage young people to register to vote.
Bite the Ballot was launched in 2010 amid fears that young people were becoming more and more disillusioned with electoral politics, believing the leading parties...
Monday 1st Feb 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
MARINE LE PEN’S hopes of leading her far-right National Front (FN) to historic victory in regional elections on Sunday crumbled yesterday in the cold light of day.
Her Islamophobic outfit failed to take a single region despite leading in first round polls a week ago in six of the...
Tuesday 15th Dec 2015
posted by Morning Star in World
With the right wing now in control of the Venezuelan National Assembly, we must redouble our solidarity efforts, writes FRANCISCO DOMINGUEZ
Haitians oppose ‘electoral coup’ and call for new elections. Selma James and Nina Lopez report
Thursday 10th Dec 2015
Activist won’t let constitution get in her way
Friday 6th Nov 2015
TWO allies of Jeremy Corbyn have been shortlisted for Labour’s candidacy in the Oldham West and Royton by-election.
Seven hopefuls were cut down to four yesterday after they were interviewed by a panel of three members of Labour’s national executive.
Former left MP...
Tuesday 3rd Nov 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Voters boot out Conservatives after 9 years
Wednesday 21st Oct 2015
OPPOSITION supporters rioted in Argentina on Monday after losing a gubernatorial election to the left-wing ruling Front for Victory (FPV) party.
The losers stole and burnt ballot boxes in northern Tucuman province after FPV candidate Juan Manzur won by a landslide.
Mr Manzur, a...
Wednesday 26th Aug 2015
posted by James Tweedie in World
Rasmussen regains power despite vote losses
Saturday 20th Jun 2015