Fe Bongolan writes on the event-filled days between the RNC and DNC conventions: a WikiLeaks DNC email leak, Trump’s ties to Putin, and what could be Russian interference in American elections. It’s as though this transition between conventions was written as an international spy thriller by John Le Carre.
It’s not every day you get to see one country spark a geopolitical domino-fall, affecting the lives of millions on an entire continent with a single referendum. Yet it happened. Overnight, the Brexit vote in the UK did just that. Fe Bongolan takes a look at the instability that has just been unleashed.
Congressional representatives staging a sit-in in Congress is more than unprecedented. It’s unheard of. Yet today, Congressman John Lewis led a contingent of Democrats to stage a groundbreaking sit-in on the floor of the House of Representatives to demand Congress act on gun control legislation in light of the Orlando shootings. Fe Bongolan reports on today’s news.