After a stunning victory, left-wing candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador will become the next President of Mexico. But his policies mean he could already be on a collision course with President Donald Trump.
Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen will go head to head in the French presidential election on May 7th, after qualifying in the first round of voting. Here’s where the two very different candidates stand on the key issues.
France is going to the polls, in the first round of its presidential election. Here’s what’s at stake for the European country.
It's one thing to see only the best in Jeremy, but to exempt him from even the gentlest scrutiny or rational judgement is an insult to mature politics, the Labour Party as a whole, and worst of all, the people who can't wait until 2025.
Hillary may not be your candidate of choice. She may even espouse positions you find morally reprehensible. Her nomination may evidence for you all the gross aspects of a two-party political system in the U.S.A. But her presidency is the singular path forward.
No matter the final results of the presidential elections in November, 2016 will be forever known as the year of the uprising of the populists in both political parties.
The current socioeconomic conditions have created the climate for the emergence of these divergent populist brands today. It is the dramatic shift of the Republican Party to the right and the slow drift of the Democratic Party toward the center over time, however, that has contributed to and helped define the nature of the right and left wing versions of populism.