The Workers' Party has upset the PAP in the Punggol East by-election, its candidate polling 54 per cent of the votes cast. Check out the wild celebrations by WP supporters. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Ia7mKh7CDA?rel=0&w=600&h=450] It appears that the wave of pro-reform...
Now this guy makes more sense than certain politicians we know. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AdpdWzSEHRY?rel=0&w=450&h=253]
Live discussion of the implications of the US presidential elections. Ordinary Americans now have to build movements to put climate change, sustainable development, universal healthcare and workers' rights at the top of the agenda.
Tariq Ramadan said that Islam and democracy are not incompatible, but we should be careful about economic and cultural colonisation. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qIdxynPW1e8?rel=0&w=470&h=264] Democracy without socio-economic justice and cultural independence was no democracy, he said. He warned that while people may elect...
There is a lot more than meets the eye in global politics. And now there are attempts to rewrite history. John Pilger comes up with another revealing piece.