Who can beat Donald Trump?

Commentary / World Feb 19, 2020

Who can beat Donald Trump?

by Elizabeth Drew

U.S. President Donald Trump is such an alarming figure that many Democratic voters so far appear willing to overlook in Michael Bloomberg what they would never forgive otherwise. And that, perhaps, is the clearest sign yet that American democracy is in crisis.

A rising Michael Bloomberg qualifies for U.S. Democratic debate

World / Politics Feb 19, 2020

A rising Michael Bloomberg qualifies for U.S. Democratic debate

U.S. media tycoon Michael Bloomberg has qualified for Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate, after a new poll shows him leapfrogging several of his rivals, including Joe Biden, to claim second spot in the race for the party nomination. Bloomberg's surge meant that he cleared a polling ...