Democracy

Extinguishing Taiwan’s Democracy Is Not China’s Only Goal, Warns Taiwanese President

‘Authoritarian regimes will do whatever it takes to achieve expansionism,’ Tsai Ing-wen said.

Singapore the Social Democracy

The Singaporean way is at odds with classical liberalism.

Pass the Ukraine Democracy Lend-Lease Act

A new bipartisan bill would eliminate bureaucratic obstacles to assisting Ukraine.

Biden Tells US Troops They’re Fighting for Democracy Like in the US Where Democrats Jail the Opposition, Stifle Free Speech and Stuff Ballot Boxes

Joe Biden flew into Rzeszów, Poland on Friday about 80 kilometers from the Ukrainian border. This was Joe Biden’s first trip to the border since 2021 —- and it was in Ukraine. Biden met with US paratroopers in Poland and told them the US is fighting for democracy like we have here in the United…

Pelosi says ‘democracy won’ on Jan. 6

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi had a singular message for Americans and the world on the eve of the anniversary of the horrific attack on the Capitol: “Democracy won.” In an interview with The Associated Press on Wednesday, steps from where a mob loyal to Donald Trump laid siege to the building, Pelosi…

Biden to focus on elections, media as democracy summit wraps

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is looking to close his two-day virtual Summit for Democracy on Friday by shining a spotlight on the importance of election integrity, countering authoritarian regimes and bolstering independent media. On the summit’s first day, Biden announced plans for the U.S. to spend up to $424 million around the world…

Wrong on Roe, Abortion & ‘Democracy’

Stephen Colbert inside the White House press-briefing room, July 27, 2007 (Larry Downing/Reuters) On Thursday, The Late Show’s Stephen Colbert launched a diatribe against Roe v. Wade’s potentially imminent demise at the hands of the Supreme Court. Pointing to statistics showing that Americans oppose overturning Roe, Colbert said: “So if it is this unpopular, why…

Politics & Narcissism: Essence of Democracy

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks to reporters outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., October 19, 2021. (Elizabeth Frantz/Reuters) Narcissism is the essence of democracy. And a politics of narcissism is a politics of envy. Welcome to the Tuesday, a weekly newsletter about major issues and minor irritations. To subscribe to the Tuesday, which I…

Joe Biden Says Through Democracy He Will Create Jobs and Grow the Middle Class All Over the World (VIDEO)

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Voter ID Laws and Absentee Ballot Regulations are “Worst Challenge to Our Democracy Since the Civil War”

Jen Psaki: Voter ID Laws and Absentee Ballot Regulations are “Worst Challenge to Our Democracy Since the Civil War” Tap here to add The Western Journal to your home screen.

Biden: America Will be the Arsenal of Vaccines in Our Fight Against Covid – Just as America Was the Arsenal of Democracy During WW2 (VIDEO)

Joe Biden delivered remarks from the site of the G7 summit at Tregenna Castle in England Thursday evening. Biden announced the US would donate 500 million Pfizer vaccines to over 92 low to middle income countries. Joe Biden compared his plan to distribute vaccines worldwide to America’s role in World War 2. “It’s in all…

Stocks, Bond Yields, & Crypto Soar Amid Payrolls Plunge, "Damaged" Democracy, & Biden's "Trillions"

So, the first week of the year brought us – the worst first day for stocks in two decades, the “darkest day in American democracy”, a dismal jobs print (far worse than expected), ISM beats that were almost entirely predicated on model misattribution of global supply chain disruptions, a blue-sweep of government (fiscal-palooza), and the…

The Dissent Of Democracy, More Mischief & Miffs In Michigan?

By Maryam Henein Editor’s Note: Activist Post does not endorse any candidate for president or any other political office. This article is presented for informational purposes only and all opinions are the author’s alone. Data reveals Dominion products were to blame for the infamous vote flip that occurred in Antrim, Michigan. Under oath, the CEO…

Why Is Challenging Suspicious Election Results “A Threat To Our Democracy”?

Authored by Jack Hellner via AmericanThinker.com, On Thursday, President Trump’s legal team presented many pieces of information about the election that deserve to be investigated. But the media has no interest in that. Instead, they essentially black out the news and ask Trump to concede so they can crown their chosen king. And worst of all,…

America’s Elites – Not Trump – Are Responsible For Undermining American Democracy

Authored by Tho Bishop via The Mises Institute, It is an overplayed cliché to refer to the insanity of the current year. Still, 2020 manages to surprise. It is increasingly looking like 2020 has created the greatest challenge to democratic legitimacy in the past century. Yesterday was a truly remarkable day in American history. The…

“Shredding The Fabric Of Our Democracy”: Biden Aide Signals Push For Greater Internet Censorship

Authored by Jonathan Turley, We have been discussing the calls for top Democrats for increased private censorship on social media and the Internet.  President-elect Joe Biden has himself called for such censorship, including blocking President Donald Trump’s criticism of mail-in voting. Now, shortly after the election, one of Biden’s top aides is ramping up calls for a…

Censoring Donald Trump Is More “Dangerous To Democracy” Than Anything He Could Ever Say

Authored by Kit Knightly via Off-Guardian.org, Oligarchs and social media giants are now claiming a monopoly on “the truth”, that should worry everyone… The media have called the election for Biden, but the counting goes on and there is a legal case in the offing. But whoever emerges from this deluge of sludge, fraud and…

Escobar: Russia & China Bid Farewell To America’s Failing Democracy

Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, Neither Trump nor Biden can stop a China-Russian partnership that is blazing new state-led paths to progress and prosperity… Whatever the geopolitical and geoeconomic consequences of the spectacular US dystopia, the Russia-China strategic partnership, in their own slightly different registers, have already voted on their path forward….