Democratic Party

'Democrats have ignored the working class for 30 years'

Samuel Ronan, who is running for DNC chair, hopes to revive party grappling with a post-election identity crisis.

Samuel Ronan: Democrats ignored working class for years

United States

Trump says Russian hacking had 'no effect' on election

US president-elect blames Democratic Party for allowing Russian hackers to breach its computer systems.

Donald Trump: Russian hacking had 'no effect' on vote

Politics

US intelligence: Putin sought to help Trump in election

Intelligence report accuses Russian president of ordering a campaign to influence the 2016 US presidential election.

US intelligence: Putin sought to help Trump in election

Reporter's Notebook

Trump trumps up the wrong technological threat

US president-elect doubts security of computers for communication, while ignoring job losses caused by automated replacements.

Trump trumps up the wrong technological threat

Opinion

America's flawed democracy

There is nothing in the constitution that grants American voters the right to choose their president.

C J Polychroniou

by C J Polychroniou

C J Polychroniou

US Elections 2016

Wisconsin starts US presidential election recount

Recount requested by Green Party candidate Stein in state where Trump beat Clinton by less than one percentage point.

Opinion

Why Chomsky and Zizek are wrong on the US elections

Chomsky and Zizek clashed on voting in the US elections, but the views of both are critically flawed.

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi

Donald Trump

Trump calls recount a 'scam' as Clinton backs effort

Trump's Democratic rival Hillary Clinton joins Green Party's push for a recount in three pivotal US states.

Trump calls recount a 'scam' as Clinton backs effort

US Elections 2016

Wisconsin to recount votes in US presidential race

State board accepts request of Green Party's Jill Stein as part of her push for recounts in three battleground states.

US Elections 2016

Jill Stein launches vote recount bid in key US states

Green party candidate says unexpected Trump wins in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania need to be investigated.

Jill Stein launches vote recount bid in key US states

Opinion

Donald Trump as a monkey wrench

The ugly lava of the American political culture is now spewing out of its inner guts for the whole world to see.

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi

Opinion

In Gaza, we aren't mourning Clinton's loss

Bill Clinton, George Bush, Barack Obama, none of them tried to allay Palestine's misery. Hillary wouldn't have either.

Yasmeen El Khoudary

by Yasmeen El Khoudary

Yasmeen El Khoudary

US Elections 2016

Expatriate Americans in Pakistan on Donald Trump's win

Some Pakistani Americans express fear over Trump's anti-Muslim rhetoric; others say the US got the leader it deserves.

Expatriate Americans in Pakistan on Donald Trump's win

US Elections 2016

Hillary Clinton points the finger at FBI

In a conference call with top funders, Clinton blames FBI director for her defeat in US presidential elections.

Hillary Clinton blames FBI director for election loss

US Elections 2016

Shock and euphoria as Trump wins White House

Winners and losers pictured as the drama of Republican candidate Donald Trump's election victory unfolded.

Shock and euphoria as Trump takes White House