Tag: foreign affairs

Julie Bishop: ‘Populism is on the rise, democracy is in crisis’

Populism is on the rise. Around the world, there are some leaders who see an opportunity for political gain by embracing populist stances. We must question whether policies that are superficially attractive to sections of the community actually have any long-term benefits or are they, in fact, detrimental and history has shown that they are. When populism is rising, we’re...

Tlaib rejects Israel’s offer to visit West Bank after facing criticism

CONGRESSWOMAN IS REJECTING THE ISRAEL INITIALLY BANNING HER TO LEAVE AND BEGAN HER FROM VISITING BUT THEN EXTENDED AN OFFER TO ALLOW HER TO VISIT HER GRANDFATHER. SHE IS IN JERUSALEM WITH MORE ON THIS.>>REPRESENTATIVE SAYS SHE WILL NOT VISIT ISRAEL AFTER BEING GRANTED A HUMANITARIAN USING VISIT BY THE GOVERNMENT. THEY APPLIED FOR IT YESTERDAY TO VISIT HER GRANDMOTHER...