Bolsonaro’s government does not threaten Brazilian democracy, lawyers tell UN | Election news

Legal experts urge the UN Special Rapporteur to visit Brazil to report on the president’s attacks on Brazilian judicial authorities. Brazil’s democracy and the independence of its judiciary are under threat from President Jair Bolsonaro’s government, a group of lawyers and legal experts said in a petition to the United Nations as the country prepares … Read more

County Attorney Rachel Mitchell Drops ‘Soros’ in Campaign Email

The race to become Maricopa County’s next top prosecutor just weeks later is heating up. And not in a good way. On May 11, Maricopa County interim attorney Rachel Mitchell — currently the Republican frontrunner for the vacant seat — sent an email to supporters, urging donations. “George Soros is at it again!” read the … Read more

North Korea deploys military to confront Corona

North Korean military health personnel stepped up the distribution of drugs to fight the growing outbreak of the Corona virus, according to what the official media announced yesterday (Tuesday), at a time when the number of declared “fever” infections was about 1 .5 million, according to the French news agency. North Korean leader Kim Jong … Read more

2022 primaries: John Fetterman wins Democratic nomination for US Senate in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman has won the Democratic primary to the US Senate, landing the party’s nomination in what will be one of the most watched races in the country in November. The win comes as Fetterman is still recovering on Tuesday from a medical procedure following a stroke he suffered last Friday. Pennsylvania … Read more

Trump-Backed Rep Madison Cawthorn Admits North Carolina Primary GOP

Rep. Madison Cawthorn speaks before a rally for former US President Donald Trump at The Farm at 95 on April 9, 2022 in Selma, North Carolina. Allison Joyce | Getty Images Rep. Madison Cawthorn, the scandal-prone freshman legislator backed by former President Donald Trump, admitted defeat in his Republican primary, Cawthorn’s spokesman told reporters Tuesday … Read more

2022 primaries: Mastriano and McSwain lead the field of eight Republicans in the race for Pennsylvania governor.

With nearly half the votes counted, Doug Mastriano is well ahead of the rest of the field in the Republican primary for governor in Pennsylvania. Shortly before 10 p.m., Mastriano had received 42.6% of the vote compared to the second party leader, Lou Barletta, who had obtained 22.5%. Mastriano was backed by former President Donald … Read more

Doug Mastriano, Far-Right Election Denier, Wins Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Primary

Doug Mastriano, the far-right state senator who attended the January 6, 2021 uprising and was central to efforts to undo the fair results of the 2020 presidential election, won the Republican primary for governor in Pennsylvania on Tuesday. the prospect of an insurgent becoming governor of a key battlefield state for the 2024 presidential contest. … Read more

Putin collects an updated version of the Warsaw Pact

Ukrainian troops at Russian border after counterattack Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday mobilized his allies in the former Soviet space to confront what some of them described as a “hybrid and comprehensive war” waged by the West against Russia, coinciding with Finland’s decision. and Sweden to join NATO, and Washington’s unanimous expression of its “confidence” … Read more

Supreme Court rules for Sen. Cruz in campaign finance case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The conservative Supreme Court majority sided with Republican Senator Ted Cruz of Texas on Monday in its fight against a federal campaign finance law provision, in a ruling that a dissenting judge said risks “further discrediting” American politics. The judges agreed in a 6-3 decision that divided the court along ideological lines … Read more

Hezbollah allies expected to lose seats in Lebanon elections | Election news

Beirut, Lebanon – The Lebanese movement Hezbollah and its allies could face setbacks in the parliamentary elections, according to partial results, with several anti-establishment candidates winning seats in the first elections since the economic crisis and the deadly explosion in Beirut in 2020. Among the 47 winners announced Monday by Home Secretary Bassam Mawlawi were … Read more