This is Not TV: Donald Trump Elected President

November 09, 2016

The world is yet to see what a Trump America will look like. Will he be a people’s president? From the moment Donald J. Trump announced his candidacy for president in 2015, people in America and around the globe snickered at the prospect of a billionaire reality TV personality with a crude...

Everything You Need to Know About the US Election

November 08, 2016

Sara El-Yafi provides a 101 on the US election. Are you ready? Most of you know, even if you’ve never set foot in the United States, that on November 8, the American people will finally decide who will be the next president of the world for the upcoming four years. And that is exciting for all...

Clinton Will Win, Trump Will Protest

October 24, 2016

With the US presidential election fast approaching, the next chapter of American politics will be an interesting one. The fact-checking is finished, and the polls to determine who won and who lost will soon be wiped from our collective memory. While it lasted, it wasn’t exactly waterboarding...

India Makes Sense of the American Election Circus

October 16, 2016

India, the world’s biggest democracy, is besotted with the global superpower and is tuning in to the American presidential debates. India and the United States can be staggeringly similar. Both are fractious democracies where a healthy freedom of speech coexists with widespread corruption. In...

Republican Party “Patriots” Fail America

October 10, 2016

The Republican Party is led by a morally bankrupt collection of profiteering white folks who have misled a significant segment of downtrodden America. It is time to take a break from the non-stop American media obsession with the detritus of the US presidential election. In the present political...