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Muslim Democrats find a welcoming home at state convention

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SHAFAQNA - Dallas News | by Forrest Milburn : Zulikha Hussain wasn’t always a diehard Democrat. In the past, she’s even voted for a few Republicans, but that changed when Donald Trump secured his party’s nomination in 2016. Her opinion…

Turkey elections: Will Erdogan era continue?

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SHAFAQNA - Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been in power for more than 15 years, either as prime minister or president of Turkey. One more time Erdogan is the frontrunner, but polls suggest it’ll be close. Turkish citizens will be voting on June…

Police fire shots to disperse Kenya protesters marching on election body HQ

SHAFAQNA- Kenyan opposition supporters have marched on the election commission headquarters in the capital in another demonstration ahead of a re-run of the country’s presidential race later this month. Shots were fired in the air by…

Kenyan police flood streets as country braces for election violence

SHAFAQNA- An estimated 180,000 police officers and members of the security forces are being deployed across Kenya as the country prepares to vote on Tuesday in a fiercely contested presidential election. Voters will either return the incumbent,…

Pakistan to elect new prime minister on Tuesday

SHAFAQNA- Pakistan's parliament will meet on Tuesday to elect a new prime minister after the Supreme Court disqualified Nawaz Sharif following an investigation into corruption allegations against his family. The ruling party named…

Rouhani receives endorsement ahead of Iran election

SHAFAQNA- The Iranian Interior Ministry has declared the almost final results of the Friday presidential election, putting Hassan Rouhani in the lead with 22,796,468 votes so far. Out of the 40,076,729 votes cast, 38,914,470 ballots were…

Global Research: Stanford University Confirms Democratic 2016 Election Fraud… “In Favor of Hillary Clinton”

SHAFAQNA- A bombshell study released by Stanford University confirms evidence of election fraud during the 2016 Democratic Party primaries.  According to a paper released this week entitled, “Are we witnessing a dishonest election?,” a…

US Elections: One Wing of the Duopoly Almost Down, One to Go

SHAFAQNA- The U.S. duopoly electoral structure is in deep crisis, as Donald Trump consolidates his appeal to the unapologetic racist core of the Republican Party and Hillary Clinton rides the Black vote to inevitable victory in the Democratic…

"US Presidential Elections 2016: The Revolt of the Masses" by Prof. James Petras

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SHAFAQNA- The presidential elections of 2016 have several unique characteristics that defy common wisdom about political practices in 21st century America. Clearly the established political machinery – party elites and their corporate…

Canada Election; Justin Trudeau: Liberal government would “absolutely not” prioritize religious and ethnic minorities

SHAFAQNA- Conservative Leader Stephen Harper is insisting that while his government’s refugee policy focuses on the most vulnerable religious and ethnic groups, it does not do so at the expense of others. Speaking at a campaign event…