Prosecute the populists?

Commentary / World Jun 2, 2021

Prosecute the populists?

by Nina L. Khrushcheva

Until the cease-fire, the world’s attention was trained on Israel’s airstrikes on Gaza, which may have suited Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, who is facing trial on corruption charges. And Netanyahu is hardly the only populist leader in legal peril. From Austria to the United Kingdom ...

Trump campaign loses Pennsylvania suit to halt certification

World / Politics Nov 22, 2020

Trump campaign loses Pennsylvania suit to halt certification

A federal judge in Pennsylvania threw out a lawsuit by President Donald Trump’s campaign that aimed to block certification of the state’s election results unless it tossed out tens of thousands of mail-in ballots, rejecting the "startling” request due to a lack of evidence. The ...