Posts Tagged ‘mayor’

Letter From Catalonia: Barcelona’s Occupy Mayor Wins A Second Term

Letter From Catalonia: Barcelona’s Occupy Mayor Wins A Second Term Above Photo: Barcelona Mayor Ada Colau and supporters. Credit: Daniel Bartolomé. Three weeks after appearing to lose her re-election bid, Barcelona’s leftist mayor Ada Colau won another four-year term Saturday. Colau narrowly lost the popular vote (21.3% to 20.7%) on May 26 to Ernest Maragall of […]

Lord Mayor dismisses smart city “conspiracy theorists”

Darwin’s Lord Mayor speaks on the new ‘smart city’ initiative. Photo: PPC The Lord Mayor of Darwin has defended the launch of new surveillance capabilities in the region, after the nation’s smallest capital city just finished the fastest rollout of ‘smart city’ technologies in the country. The $10 million “Switching on Darwin” project has rolled […]

London mayor tells UK PM to stand up to ‘far-right poster boy’ Trump

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has called for a tougher government position against US President Donald Trump and his “playground” behavior as he stays in the UK for a three-day visit. “I’m hoping that Theresa May stands up for our country and does say boo to a goose,” Khan said on Tuesday. The comments came […]

President Trump Blasts London’s Mayor: ‘Stone Cold Loser; Very Dumb’

President Donald Trump wasted no time in responding to petulant taunts by London’s Muslim mayor, labelling him a “stone cold loser” from Air Force One minutes before landing in the UK for his three-day state visit that includes an audience with Queen Elizabeth. The president also said Mayor Sadiq Khan is “very dumb” before touching […]

Donald Trump Jr. Considers Running for NYC Mayor

Donald Trump Jr. is considering running for mayor of New York City, according to a report from Page Six. “We are not talking some parched sod in Iowa, where the corn is as high as a Democrat’s eye. Kiddies, mother is saying friends are saying he is saying he’d like to run for mayor of […]

The 2020 Presidential Race: Is Mayor Pete Buttigieg the Real Deal?

It seems totally implausible that the 2020 Presidential race has already reached a near fever pitch as the previously obscure Mayor of South Bend, Indiana Pete Buttigieg has taken third place in the latest polls leaving at least five US Senators in the dust – just as he delivered a well-aimed arrow with doubts that Vermont […]

Mayor of Baltimore Flew the Coop Like a Baltimore Oriole

    Baltimore Mayor Bolts — Pugh Missing After FBI-IRS Raid Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh (D) has gone missing after the FBI and IRS raided her home, according to Baltimore CBS affiliate WJZ. Jason Bentley, Pugh’s spokesman, told the Associated Press on Thursday that he has no clue where the Mayor is, while her defense attorney, Steve Silverman, […]

Turkey’s Only Communist Mayor Scores Another Election Victory

Turkey’s Only Communist Mayor Scores Another Election Victory Above Photo: Fatih Mehmet Macoglu, seen in an image uploaded Sept. 29, 2018. Facebook/62Fmm As the results of Turkey’s local elections emerged late on March 31, a meme featuring Vladimir Lenin went viral on social media. It showed the Russian revolutionary leader gazing at a computer, a cup of […]

Mandatory Vaccines are Here as NYC Mayor Issues Emergency Orders for Brooklyn Residents

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Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer Waking Times “Today we are declaring a public health emergency, effective immediately. This will mandate vaccines for people living in the affected area. Department of Health will issue violations and fines to people who remain unvaccinated.” ~NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio In an emergency press conference today, New York City Mayor, […]

Secular Talk: Republican Mayor Moves Town To 100% Green Energy

Secular Talk: Republican Mayor Moves Town To 100% Green Energy By Secular We got something in common, Dale Ross told Al Gore last summer. You invented the internet. And I invented green energy. Ross, the mayor of Georgetown, Texas pop. 65,000 was having a bit of fun with the former vice president and longtime […]

‘They are criminals!’ Tijuana mayor threatens to sue migrant caravan organizers

Members of Pueblo Sin Fronteras (Nation Without Borders), an immigration rights group known for organizing several migrant caravans in Mexico and Central America, as well as other unidentified organizers, should be prosecuted, Tijuana Mayor Juan Manuel Gastelum told Fox News.“This person who says he is from Pueblo Sin Fronteras… Let’s take care of him, in […]

Tijuana Mayor Denounces ‘Horde’ Of Caravan Migrants, Calls For Swift Deportation

Tijuana Mayor Denounces ‘Horde’ Of Caravan Migrants, Calls For Swift Deportation Daily Caller November 18, 2018 Tijuana Mayor Juan Manuel Gastelum said Thursday that caravan migrants arriving by the hundreds are no longer welcome, an increasingly common sentiment among residents of the Mexican border city. Gastelum described the caravan of Central American migrants as a […]

Poland Cucks Out! Warsaw Mayor BANS Nationalist Independence Day March

Roy Batty Daily Stormer November 8, 2018 As someone who has participated in the Warsaw march, this news hits home for me. It was an incredible experience. But now it is being banned.  And here’s the thing: it is first and foremost an Independence Day march. What kind of message is Poland sending the […]

Trump-Bashing Puerto Rico Mayor Facing Corruption Charges After FBI Raid

FBI agents have raided the offices of San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, analyzing “every document, bill, email” for evidence of corruption within the city’s government by the Trump-bashing official. A series of raids on government offices in San Juan, Puerto Rico were carried out by federal investigators, including offices under the direct control of Mayor Cruz, according […]

Democrat Mayor Arrested for Embezzling $230K – Refuses To Step Down

A Democrat mayor, who was arrested last week for embezzling $230,000 and spending it on designer clothes, jewelry, casinos and adult entertainment, has refused to step down from his position. Mayor Jasiel Correia, who was charged on suspicion of fraud and tax-related crimes, has claimed his arrest is “politically motivated”. According to Fox News, Correia said the attack […]

UNRWA condemns Jerusalem mayor’s plan to shut down agency in East Jerusalem

UNRWA, the UN agency responsible for providing life saving services to 5 million Palestinian refugees across the Middle East, released a statement Friday expressing its deep concern over statements made by the Israeli Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat on plans to remove UNRWA from East Jerusalem. Barkat announced on Thursday plans to end the UNRWA’s […]

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner Questioned on 5G Safety, Privacy

October 3, 2018 By The Conscious Resistance On October 1, Verizon Wireless and the City of Houston celebrated the launch of the 5th Generation (5G) cellular network. The move is being heralded as the beginning of driverless cars, robot companions, and convenience at every turn. However, advocates of 5G seem to ignore the potential health […]

Village Mayor Among 20 Killed in Iraq

At least 20 people were killed, and another was wounded: In Maflaka village, near Hatra, militants killed the mayor and wounded his son. Saad al-Me’mari was the mayor’s name. Turkey announced airstrikes on suspected Kurdistan Workers’ Party (P.K.K.) targets in Avasin-Basyan, Metina, and Zap, which left eight guerrillas dead. Eleven militants were killed in ongoing […]

London Mayor: Police Preparing For Civil War After Brexit

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has warned that British police are preparing for civil war in Britain following Brexit next year.   Speaking on the BBC’s Andrew Marr program, Khan warned that there will be anarchy on the streets of the UK if Britain leaves the European Union. “Let me tell you the facts, which are that […]

Support for Mayor Khan Crashes After Summer of Violence

The London Mayor’s approval rating has slumped to its lowest level on record after a summer of surging violence in the capital, crashing to just a fifth of its previous level earlier in the year. Sadiq Khan’s personal ratings plummeted from +22 in May this year to just +4 this month, according to a YouGov poll for […]

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