Monthly Archives: March 2015

Sky Net Launches Amid China’s Evergrowing Anti-Corruption Campaign

China’s massive anti-corruption campaign has launched a new program, Sky Net, with the intention of reigning in suspects who have fled abroad. Thousands of people, including over 70 high ranking officials, have been prosecuted in the campaign, which began with … Continue reading

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French Départementales: Winners, Losers, and the National Front

In the second and final wave of French départementales elections on Sunday, Nicolas Sarkozy’s UMP has come out triumphant with 67 of the country’s councils. This is hardly surprising given the widespread unpopularity with the governing socialists. The governing party lost … Continue reading

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Labour Leading in Polls Following Imaginary Debate

The United Kingdom’s election campaign officially begins Monday morning, though party leaders have already begun reaching out to voters. Labour leader Ed Miliband was the first to kick off his campaign at London’s Olympic Park, mere hours after a televised … Continue reading

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Nicolas Sarkozy’s Latest Win Set to be First of Many

Nicolas Sarkozy has a lot to be thankful for tonight, after his Union for a Popular Movement party came out first during local polls in France this Sunday. 32% of the votes went to the UMP, with the National Front … Continue reading

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Ted Cruz First to Announce His Presidential Run

Ted Cruz, a Republican Senator from Texas, has become the first to formally declare his intentions to run for the US presidency in 2016. The announcement came early Monday morning in the form of a tweet and short video. “It’s a … Continue reading

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l’Hyper Cacher Reopens in Defiance of Fundamentalists

l’Hyper Cacher is once again opening its doors to the public, two months after an Islamic State inspired attack left four hostages dead. The Jewish supermarket was among several locations in Paris attacked in January, when seventeen people in total … Continue reading

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Manhunt Underway Following Shooting of Ferguson Police Officers

Demonstrations in Ferguson took a sour turn on Wednesday night after two officers guarding the police station were gunned down by an unknown shooter. This comes a week after the U.S. Department of Justice released a report portraying widespread racism … Continue reading

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