US politics

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

George HW Bush hailed the ‘last great-soldier statesman’ in eulogy

George HW Bush hailed the ‘last great-soldier statesman’ in eulogy

George HW Bush hailed the ‘last great-soldier statesman’ in eulogy

The life of the 41st President of the US has been praised and celebrated at Washington National Cathedral, with historian Jon Meacham describing him as the ‘last great-soldier statesman’.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Former US President George HW Bush dies aged 94

Former US President George HW Bush dies aged 94

Former US President George HW Bush dies aged 94

The 41st president of the United States, George HW Bush, has died at the age of 94.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen admits lying to US Congress

Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen admits lying to US Congress about Russian project

Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen admits lying to US Congress

Michael Cohen, US President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, has appeared before a federal judge to plead guilty to lying to Congress about work he did on an aborted project to build a Trump Tower in Russia.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Oxford Union faces backlash after inviting Steve Bannon to speak at event

Oxford Union faces backlash after inviting Steve Bannon to speak at event

Oxford Union faces backlash after inviting Steve Bannon to speak at event

The Oxford Union has been criticised for inviting the former advisor to Donald Trump, Steve Bannon to speak at an event on Friday.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Thursday, November 8, 2018

White House suspends CNN reporter after Trump confrontation

White House suspends CNN reporter after Trump confrontation

White House suspends CNN reporter after Trump confrontation

The White House has suspended the press pass of CNN correspondent Jim Acosta after he and President Donald Trump had a heated confrontation during a news conference.

 Tom Tugendhat MP: Politicians should be challenged by the press

Tom Tugendhat MP: Politicians should be challenged by the press

Tom Tugendhat MP: Politicians should be challenged by the press

Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat has said that politicians should be “challenged” by the media and “should find it uncomfortable” after a CNN reporter had his White House pass revoked for confronting President Trump.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Council hits back after image of UK village was used in pro-Trump campaign

Council hits back after image of UK village was used in pro-Trump campaign

Council hits back after image of UK village was used in pro-Trump campaign

A US politician has faced backlash from a UK council after it used an image of a village in Essex in a campaign advert as an example of what “foreclosures, unemployment and economic recession” would look like if they voted for the opposition.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Pharrell Williams warns Donald Trump not to use his music at his rallies

Pharrell Williams warns Donald Trump not to use his music at his rallies

Pharrell Williams warns Donald Trump not to use his music at his rallies

Singer Pharrell Williams has warned Donald Trump not to use his music at rallies after the US President played one of his songs hours after a mass shooting at a synagogue.

Friday, October 12, 2018

Friday, October 12, 2018

The right side of the pond: The American left don't want to be a mob - so why act like one?

The right side of the pond: The American left don't want to be a mob - so why act like one?

The right side of the pond: The American left are acting like a mob

talkRADIO's Michael Graham says left wing campaigners in the US are behaving like an angry mob, and Democrats are encouraging them