Since the war between Israel and the surrounding Arab states, the mantra for many Israeli politicians has been "Jerusalem, the united and undivided eternal capital of Israel."
The focus so far has been on pushing Obama toward changes he is legally authorized to carry out. The missing link, however, may be popular pressure put on Congress.
The Caribbean Community, known as CARICOM, has once more called for an end to the U.S. blockade of Cuba.
In a way the victory recalled those of Obama in 2008 and 2012. They marked an amazing defeat of racists; this coalition is a blow to primitive anti-communism.
Police confrontations in Germany have not been quite as severe as some have been in Ferguson. But some have been dramatic enough.
The Vazquez victory should be seen within the context of the Bolivarian dynamic, a multinational movement in South America, Central America and the Caribbean.
Editorials calling for new U.S. relations with Cuba is the signal for U.S. organizations and individuals involved with Cuba to launch a unified campaign.
This follows the shameful declarations of Ukraine's president advocating the elimination of the Communist Party of the Ukraine in elections.
Mexico may be facing a political situation without precedent since the Revolution of 1910-1920.
The radical Die Linke looks set to take charge of a regional government in Germany for the first time, in alliance with the SPD and Greens.