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Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris as Running Mate

Joe Biden named California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate making her the 3rd ever woman nominated for Vice President
It’s official. Senator Kamala Harris will be Joe Biden’s running mate, making her the 3rd ever woman nominated for Vice President and the first ever Black woman nominated.

BY RUSSIA TODAY

2020 presidential hopeful Joe Biden has announced his running mate. The Democratic challenger picked former California Senator and former prosecutor Kamala Harris, after promising to select a woman of color for the role. Continue reading Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris as Running Mate

New Trump Travel Ban to Include Four More African Countries – including Eritrea

More African countries could soon be caught in the cross-hairs of US president Donald Trump’s immigration clampdown.

BY TESFANEWS *

Three years after issuing a controversial travel ban initially slapped on seven Muslim-majority countries, the Trump administration is eyeing seven countries for new immigration restrictions. An announcement is expected as early as Monday. Continue reading New Trump Travel Ban to Include Four More African Countries – including Eritrea

How Might Donald Trump Change Africa Policy?

Trump’s policy on Africa will soon be put to the test.

Africa was barely mentioned during his speeches and his foreign policy towards Africa might be a mix of aggression (fighting terror) and isolationism (spending more money at home, and less overseas), with minimal funding going toward humanitarian aid. (Photo: The Guardian)

By Ambassador Herman Cohen,

Ambassador Herman J. Cohen, who served as the top United States diplomat on Africa in the Republican administration of the first President Bush, assesses the likely approach of a Donald Trump administration towards the continent, emphasizing the benefits to U.S business interests of maintaining a number of longstanding policies.

There is already much speculation as to President Donald J. Trump’s likely policy toward Africa. During the campaign, the Trump team did not speak very much about foreign policy in general, and said almost nothing about Africa. Continue reading How Might Donald Trump Change Africa Policy?

Donald Trump Is Elected President

Donald Trump wins the U.S. election in stunning repudiation of the establishment and long-held ideals of American democracy.

Trump beats Clinton. Donald Trump will become the 45th US president after a stunning victory over Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. Congratulations President-elect Donald Trump.

By Matt Flegenheimer and Michael Barbara | New York Times,

Donald John Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States on Tuesday in a stunning culmination of an explosive, populist and polarizing campaign that took relentless aim at the institutions and long-held ideals of American democracy.

The surprise outcome, defying late polls that showed Hillary Clinton with a modest but persistent edge, threatened convulsions throughout the country and the world, where skeptics had watched with alarm as Mr. Trump’s unvarnished overtures to disillusioned voters took hold. Continue reading Donald Trump Is Elected President