Tag archive for ‘Election’
By admin On Sunday, February 2nd, 2020

US election 2020: Some Muslims in Iowa will caucus in their own mosques

US election 2020: Some Muslims in Iowa will caucus in their own mosques Muslim Americans say caucusing at mosques will increase political engagement in the community Ali Harb Sat, 02/01/2020 More...

By admin On Thursday, January 30th, 2020

What I learned from co-ordinating a huge voter registration drive before the election

While many local parties and activists focussed on canvassing, 31-year old Londoner Katherine Hearst (on the right) went down a different track. Without any role in or help from the Labour Party itself, she launched More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

Catalan pro-independence leader Torra promises snap election, refuses to give up seat over disobedience charges

Catalan leader Quim Torra, who has kept his seat as the region’s president despite a court decision to bar him from public office, has called for a snap election. Torra was found guilty of disobeying electoral More...

By admin On Monday, January 27th, 2020

‘Greatest danger for democracy’: Iranian president seeks greater inclusivity in election process after 10,000 candidates banned

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has taken aim at how the Islamic Republic handles elections. After the Guardian Council barred almost two-thirds of candidates from running, Rouhani called for “competition and More...

By admin On Sunday, January 26th, 2020

Video: brilliant Butler slams saboteur MPs: “you lost us the election in 2017”

Deputy leadership hopeful tells it straight to ‘real selfish’ MPs Dawn Butler, speaking at yesterday’s deputy leader hustings Deputy leadership prospect Dawn Butler had strong words at yesterday’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Five Star leader Di Maio steps down as shaky Italian coalition seeks to avoid snap election

Luigi Di Maio has resigned as leader of the anti-establishment Five Star Movement in a step that will shake up Italian politics and prompt fears of a snap election after months of internal party dissent and coalition More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

When a ‘climate election’ goes wrong

Body:  All is not lost. Danny Chivers offers four movement-building strategies for the years ahead. climate justice election Climate justice Contributor:  Danny Chivers Doesn’t More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2020

Labour leadership election: Go on the offensive against the right wing!

One week in, and the first round of the Labour leadership contest is over. Already, leadership hopeful Clive Lewis is out of the race, leaving five candidates remaining. In reality, however, the election is a More...

By admin On Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Labour Leadership Election 2020 Candidate Profile: Keir Starmer

Following December’s disastrous election defeat, the Labour Party will be electing a new leader to replace the outgoing incumbent, Jeremy Corbyn. As part of the impending leadership election, Evolve Politics More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

Facebook bans deepfakes ahead of US election, but vows no collateral damage against satire or parody videos

Facebook has announced a new policy to tackle machine learning and AI-manipulated ‘deepfake’ videos on the platform ahead of the 2020 US presidential election but claims satire and parody videos will be spared. Under More...