Tuesday 26 March, 2019
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The Social Magazine
Category Archives: Politics
Venezuela Crisis

In the current power struggle in Venezuela, Moscow is behind the controversial head of state Nicolás Maduro. The US and about 50 other states have opposed the opposition leader Juan Guaidó. An airplane with the Russian flag is seen at Simon...

By Steve Weichel on Mar 25th, 2019
Prime Minister Theresa May

Prime Minister Theresa May is writing to the EU to formally ask for Brexit to be postponed. EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said the EU would not grant a delay without a “concrete plan” from the UK about what they would do with...

By Howard Johnson on Mar 20th, 2019
Station Atomic Bomb in Crimea

In response to the deployment of US missile defense systems in Romania, Russia intends to station bombers capable of carrying nuclear weapons on the peninsula, media report – on the fifth anniversary of the annexation. According to a...

By Steve Weichel on Mar 19th, 2019
David Cameron On Brexit

Under Cameron as prime minister, the majority of the British voted in favor of leaving the EU in June 2016. Former British Prime Minister David Cameron has warned against leaving his country without an agreement. “That would be a disaster...

By Steve Weichel on Mar 13th, 2019
MEPs Banned From Entering

EPP politicians are accused of “conspiratorial motives” for wanting to meet Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó. On Sunday, Venezuela banned entry to a group of MEPs and accused them of “conspiratorial motives.”...

By Steve Weichel on Feb 18th, 2019
Donald J. Trump

US President Donald Trump defends himself against allegations that he work too little after his calendar leaked out. The “executive time” is no free time. US President Donald Trump has defended himself against charges of more relaxed...

By Steve Weichel on Feb 12th, 2019

President Trump signaled Sunday that declaring a national emergency to circumvent Congress and build a southern border wall remains an option for him after bipartisan budget negotiations to reach a border security deal came to a halt. “’President...

By Steve Weichel on Feb 11th, 2019
Trump Says Shutdown Deal

President Trump told his supporters that he was not caving to Democrats on his promised border wall after he agreed to end the partial government shutdown for three weeks without the $5.7 billion at issue. Trump said in a tweet Friday that...

By Steve Weichel on Jan 26th, 2019

One month since the start of the shutdown, the Trump 2020 campaign is chugging ahead with staffing and organization — and even fundraised off the paralyzed federal government. But the shutdown may yet prove to be a drag on the campaign...

By Howard Johnson on Jan 22nd, 2019
Troops Deployment Extended

Originally, the deployment of thousands of U.S soldiers on the Mexican border was limited until January 31. Now it lasts until the end of September. The U.S extends its military deployment on the border with Mexico until the end of September....

By Steve Weichel on Jan 15th, 2019