It’s less than a month until Obama’s term comes to an end and it seems that the American president would do all he can to leave chaos and anarchy behind him as he exits the White House.
After failing to solve the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine and an ‘Arab Spring’ that turned into an ‘Arab winter’ as he betrayed the US’ traditional allies in the Middle East, Obama is now trying to set fire to the last stronghold that survived his two terms.
This afternoon local time Rt Hon John Key, Chairman of the International Democrat Union and Prime Minister of New Zealand, announced his resignation as Prime Minister, effective Monday 12 December.
John Key will be remembered and celebrated as one of New Zealand’s greatest Prime Ministers, having led the National Party for 10 years, and New Zealand for 8 years. He has undeniably made our country a much better place than he found it.
One of the most powerful stories I’ve heard this year was that of Sirley Ávila León. She’s pictured here with John Suarez of the Free Cuba Foundation, addressing International Young Democrat Union delegates at our recent council meeting in Miami.
IDU statement, November 15th 2016:
Congratulations to the IYDU who have elected Simon Breheny (Australia) as Chairman. Continue reading
Below please find the agenda for this weekend: Continue reading
We are just under one week away from the 2016 IYDU Annual Council Meeting and Election Observation. This time next week over 100 registered participants will be filing into historic Miami City Hall to kickoff the Annual Council Meeting. Continue reading
PORTO, Portugal – Over the weekend International Young Democrat Union Chairman Jason Emert gave a speech to the European Young Conservatives at the Margaret Thatcher Gala Dinner to concluded the 2016 Freedom Summit held in the historic and beautiful Palácio da Bolsa. Continue reading
We have had a great response for our election observation mission hosted by the Leadership Institute. You don’t want to miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity in the most crucial swing state. However, there are only a limited spaces available for participation, so register today here: Continue reading
I would like you to join me in congratulating Chairman Jason Emert on being named to the Foreign Policy Initiative’s 2016-2017 Future Leaders Program. The mission of the program “is to cultivate the next generation of foreign policy leaders in Washington, D.C. The program identifies young professionals who share FPI’s commitment to international engagement, support for America’s allies, expanding political and economic freedom, and a strong military.” Continue reading