German unions have called on workers to take to the streets to push for a Europewide minimum wage. Organizers also called for stronger collective bargaining rights and urged workers to vote in upcoming EU elections.
Brendan O’Neill responds to Aditya Chakrabortty’s column on the hounding of Greta Thunberg
Tory minister James Cleverly says the local council elections will be a "tough night" for his party.
Stram Kurs to be on ballot paper for first time after getting required 20,000 signatures
Mississippi State Rep. Douglas McLeod was arrested after a domestic violence dispute, reported The Sun Herald. McLeod, a Republican, has served as the State Representative since 2012. McLeod, 58, was arrested over the weekend on Sunday night following a domestic violence call on Saturday night. He represents residents in George, Jackson, Stone, and Forrest counties. McLeod is married with three kids. He also owns McLeod Tire Company. He was released on bond on Monday. Further details about
Heinz-Christian Strache said earlier Saturday he was stepping down from his posts as vice-chancellor and Freedom Party chief over the video, but he denied breaking any laws.
On Tuesday, Democratic pollster Cornell Belcher told MSNBC's Chuck Todd that the GOP's conventional efforts to split fiscally liberal and socially conservative voters are no longer as effective as they were back when the first George Bush's campaign launched their infamous "Willie Horton" ad — and that Republican attempts to recreate those tactics could backfire. "The country is dramatically changing since then," said Belcher. "You now have majorities who are for gay marriage. And the
Tommy Robinson, 36, was spotted treating himself to an ice cream while campaigning to become an MEP for the North-West in the upcoming European Parliament elections this month.
Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) unleashed fury on his fellow Republicans for seeking to get Donald Trump Jr. to testify before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence. News broke Wednesday that Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) had subpoenaed Trump Jr. to reappear before the committee. "At some point, this is not about finding facts," Cornyn said. "This smacks of politics and I think we have an important job to do to try to keep the intel committee
The Oval Office invitation is a coup for Orban, who has shrugged off his outcast status in Europe but is seeking a measure of rehabilitation ahead of elections to the European Parliament next month.
Presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren rolled out a new proposal Friday morning that calls on Congress to codify federal protections for abortion rights as she warned Republican efforts to undo Roe v. Wade "just might work."
Ministers urge the Conservative party to unite - but Sajid Javid warns worse may be to come.