Abe’s comments “wrong and dangerous”: article – Xinhua

XinhuaBEIJING, Feb. 28 (Xinhua) — The world should be cautious against Japan’s attempt to break its peaceful constitution and the potential threat to regional peace, Chinese experts warned on Friday. … Read More

Libyan Vote on Charter Assembly Is Marred by Violence and Low Turnout – New York Times

New York TimesTRIPOLI, Libya — Libya’s long-delayed efforts to draft a new Constitution hit another obstacle on Thursday when elections for a 60-member constitutional drafting committee fell well short of … Read More

Nevada’s marijuana advocates are hoping for full legalization next year – Las Vegas Sun

Nevada’s marijuana advocates are hoping for full legalization next yearLas Vegas SunTick Segerblom, D-Las Vegas, and Sen. Mark Hutchison, R-Las Vegas, sponsored and helped pass a bill authorizing medical marijuana … Read More

Ukrainian prime minister offers to resign – Reuters

ReutersKIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov offered his resignation on Tuesday, saying he was stepping down because of the threat to the economy caused by two months of … Read More

Ukraine president says he’ll name rival as prime minister, but opposition … – Washington Post

Washington PostMOSCOW — Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych offered Saturday night to make two of his adversaries prime minister and deputy prime minister, pledged to support amending harsh new laws against … Read More

Voters support military-backed constitution in Egypt – euronews

euronewsIn Egypt, more than 98 percent of those who voted in a constitutional referendum supported the government. But just over a third of the electorate took part. Nabil Salib, Head … Read More

Vote Validates Egypt’s Constitution and Military Takeover – New York Times

New York TimesCAIRO — Egypt’s Supreme Electoral Committee said Saturday that 98.1 percent of the voters had approved a revised constitution validating last summer’s military takeover and paving the way … Read More

Egyptian Voters Approve Amended Constitution – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalCAIRO—Egyptian voters overwhelmingly approved an amended constitution, officials said on Saturday, in the first electoral test of a military-backed regime following the ouster of the nation’s first freely … Read More

Egyptian Voters Support New Constitution – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaEgyptian officials say initial results indicate voters have overwhelmingly approved a referendum on a new constitution. The outcome is seen as nudging army chief General Abdel Fatteh al-Sisi … Read More

Egypt ‘turnout ‘high’ in boycotted referendum – officials – BBC News

BBC NewsEgyptian officials have spoken of a high turnout in a referendum on a new constitution, with voters expected to endorse the removal of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. Top election … Read More

Polling on constitution underway in Egypt – Xinhua

XinhuaCAIRO, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) — Egyptians started casting their votes Tuesday on the country’s new draft constitution, which is widely seen as a milestone during Egypt’s political transition after Islamist … Read More

Egypt referendum: Second day of voting on new constitution – BBC News

BBC NewsVoting is due to resume in Egypt in a two-day referendum on a new constitution drawn up since the military forced out Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. The military is … Read More

Egypt referendum: Tight security but clashes claim lives – BBC News

BBC NewsA first day of voting has been taking place in Egypt on a new constitution that could pave the way for fresh elections. But clashes involving supporters of ousted … Read More

Egypt holds key vote on country’s new next charter – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleCAIRO (AP) — Egyptians start voting Tuesday on a draft for their country’s next constitution, a vision for the nation’s future and a milestone in a military-backed roadmap put … Read More

News Analysis: Egypt forecasts major milestone in future roadmap – Xinhua

XinhuaCAIRO, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) — The referendum on Egypt’s new draft constitution slated for Jan. 14-15 represents a major milestone in the country’s future roadmap, political experts said. The referendum … Read More

My Response to Progressives Who Would Fundamentally Transform America

What do you say to those who agree we need to “fundamentally transform” America for the betterment of society? Or to the Occupiers who chant for the allegedly oppressed “99%”? … Read More