Donald Trump

Trump playing Hitler incarnate

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections Back in the village in the land of mink, honey and dust or Guruve, elders with cotton tuft hair say US President Donald Trump is playing Hitler incarnate. If not stopped,...
Barack Obama

The killing of history

John Pilger Correspondent ONE of the most hyped “events” of American television, The Vietnam War, has started on the PBS network. The directors are Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. Acclaimed for his docume...
Donald Trump

Trump urges fans to boycott NFL

WASHINGTON. — US President Donald Trump yesterday urged fans to boycott National Football League games to pressure the league to fire or suspend players who show disrespect for “Flag and Country.”...
President Mugabe

President hits out at Trump

From Munyaradzi Huni in New York, US President Mugabe has said the world is “embarrassed, if not frightened” by what appears to be a return of the biblical Goliath in reference to US President Donald...
Donald Trump

Trump, Republicans ignore lessons of Noah

Jesse Jackson Correspondent It is too soon to know the extent of the damage done by Hurricane Harvey. Estimates are that over a million people have been displaced. As I write this, 49 are feared dead...
Barack Obama

Obama’s inauguration day letter to Trump

WASHINGTON, DC. — During his final moments in the Oval Office, former US President Barack Obama folded into thirds a handwritten letter to President Donald Trump, slid it into an envelope, and in nea...
Donald Trump

All options on the table for DPRK: Trump

TOKYO. — The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) or North Korea fired a missile early yesterday and it fell into the Pacific Ocean off Hokkaido after passing over the Japanese archipelago, s...
Donald Trump

Will the US strike North Korea?

Minghao Zhao Correspondent Donald Trump is running out of patience with North Korea. Using heated language, unusual for a US president, Trump recently warned that if Pyongyang threatens to attack the...

North Korea hones Guam strike plans

SEOUL. — Nuclear-armed North Korea announced a detailed plan yesterday to send a salvo of four missiles over Japan and towards the US territory of Guam, raising the stakes in a stand-off with Preside...
Donald Trump

The instability of Britain, US

There is a famous scene in Shakespeare’s “Henry V” on the night before the battle of Agincourt, when the French lords speak of the inevitability of their coming victory.