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    California Dreaming
    May09

    California Dreaming

    What, in the age of Donald J. Trump, should a Democrat be? It didn’t take long, after Trump’s victory in the 2016 presidential election, for Democratic officials to descend into a desperate and often acrimonious argument about the future of the party. Did it still rest with white working-class voters in the Rust Belt—those factory...

    Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy by Serhii Plokhy review – Europe nearly became uninhabitable
    May09

    Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy by Serhii Plokhy review – Europe nearly became uninhabitable

    A compelling history of the 1986 disaster and its aftermath presents Chernobyl as a terrifying emblem of the terminal decline of the Soviet systemThese days, European travel agencies offer trips to Chernobyl for as little as €500. Tourists are promised safety, comfort and the ghoulish thrill of visiting the site where, at 1.23am on 26 April 1986,...

    Your political Eurovision cheatsheet
    May09

    Your political Eurovision cheatsheet

    LONDON — We are living in the age of soft power. Planting a tree with a golden shovel, hosting a tournament where 22 men kick a ball around, wearing a feathered cape to a royal reception — these events are deconstructed, analyzed and imbued with significance. Next week, Europe celebrates the most glitter-encrusted of all the soft-power displays:...

    British Singer Dua Lipa to Perform at Champions League Final
    May09

    British Singer Dua Lipa to Perform at Champions League Final

    British singer Dua Lipa will perform at the opening ceremony of the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Liverpool in the Ukrainian capital Kiev, UEFA announced on Tuesday. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Trump’s Two Biggest Scandals Converge In a Single Tweet
    May09

    Trump’s Two Biggest Scandals Converge In a Single Tweet

    The attorney for adult-film performer Stormy Daniels made an explosive claim on Tuesday, merging the two biggest scandals of Donald Trump’s presidency in a single tweet—and setting off a frenzy of fresh speculation about the Trump campaign’s possible ties to Russia.On Tuesday evening, Avenatti upped the ante further, publicly alleging...

    Donald Trump’s diplomatic treason
    May09

    Donald Trump’s diplomatic treason

    U.S. President Donald Trump’s foreign policy has included so many self-inflicted wounds, it transcends the descriptions we would normally use. Words like “clumsy” or “ineffective” simply won’t do. Those are terms you could have used for previous presidents, like Bush or Obama. But Trump’s choices on Russia, Paris, TPP and now...

    Kerry: Trump Iran Deal Withdrawal Has ‘Taken a Situation Where There Was No Crisis, and Created Crisis’
    May08

    Kerry: Trump Iran Deal Withdrawal Has ‘Taken a Situation Where There Was No Crisis, and Created Crisis’

    On Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Deadline: White House,” former Secretary of State John Kerry stated that by withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal, President Trump has “created crisis,” in a situation where there wasn’t a crisis. Kerry stated, “What the president has done by withdrawing unilaterally is placed the United...

    Klopp confident Liverpool will seal Champions League spot
    May08

    Klopp confident Liverpool will seal Champions League spot

    Jurgen Klopp is confident Liverpool will recover from a disappointing Premier League run to seal qualification for next season’s Champions League in their final game against Brighton.Defeat to Chelsea on Sunday, following damaging draws against Stoke and West Brom, has taken the race for Champions League football next season into the final...

    Ronaldo will recover for Champions League final, says Zidane
    May08

    Ronaldo will recover for Champions League final, says Zidane

    Zinedine Zidane believes Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit to play for Real Madrid in the Champions League final. Zidane also said yesterday that Mohamed Salah deserves great credit for Liverpool’s surprise run in Europe but insisted the match in Kiev will not be a contest of the Egyptian against Ronaldo.Ronaldo was forced off at half-time of...

    School poisoning sends 52 to hospital in Ukraine
    May08

    School poisoning sends 52 to hospital in Ukraine

    Authorities in Ukraine are investigating an outbreak of sickness believed to be a poisoning that sent 50 students and two teachers to the hospital in the city of Cherkasy. …read more Source: CTV...