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Canadian Mounties Aid Refugees After Harrowing Escape from US Border Patrol

Canadian Mounties Aid Refugees After Harrowing Escape from US Border Patrol

Eight asylum seekers, including four children, made a harrowing crossing from the United States into Canada on Friday, barely escaping from..

February 18, 2017 with 0 Comments
ICE Arrests Mexican ‘Dreamer’ with No Criminal Record, 15 Years in US

ICE Arrests Mexican ‘Dreamer’ with No Criminal Record, 15 Years in US

Federal immigration officials arrested an undocumented immigrant who was brought into the United States from Mexico when he was a child and..

February 15, 2017 with 0 Comments
4 NFL Players Cancel Israel Trip in Solidarity with Palestinians

4 NFL Players Cancel Israel Trip in Solidarity with Palestinians

Four of the 11 National Football League players scheduled to visit Israel on a goodwill tour have withdrawn from the trip, with one star..

February 13, 2017 with 0 Comments
US Air Strike Kills At Least 18 Afghan Civilians — Mostly Women and Children

US Air Strike Kills At Least 18 Afghan Civilians — Mostly Women and Children

At least 18 civilians, most of them women and children, were killed in a US air strike late Thursday in Helmand province, Afghanistan, the..

February 13, 2017 with 0 Comments
Trump Won’t Appeal Court’s Travel Ban Rejection to Supreme Court — For Now

Trump Won’t Appeal Court’s Travel Ban Rejection to Supreme Court — For Now

The White House said on Friday it would not immediately appeal a federal appeals court ruling blocking President Donald Trump’s..

February 11, 2017 with 0 Comments
Leaked Trump Executive Order Would Let US Companies Trade in ‘Blood Diamonds’

Leaked Trump Executive Order Would Let US Companies Trade in ‘Blood Diamonds’

The Trump administration has drafted an executive order suspending regulation of the trade in conflict minerals, including “blood..

February 10, 2017 with 1 Comment
Trump Ban Deprives Sick Children of Parents, Life-Saving Surgery

Trump Ban Deprives Sick Children of Parents, Life-Saving Surgery

President Donald Trump’s ban on refugees, immigrants and travelers from seven mainly Muslim countries is having life-or-death..

February 3, 2017 with 0 Comments
Steve Bannon in 2016: ‘No Doubt’ US Will Fight War with China

Steve Bannon in 2016: ‘No Doubt’ US Will Fight War with China

As Donald Trump’s presidency begins with provocation of China and saber-rattling toward Iran, disturbing audio recordings of White..

February 2, 2017 with 0 Comments
‘On Notice’: Trump Administration Threatens Iran

‘On Notice’: Trump Administration Threatens Iran

National Security Adviser Mike Flynn’s first public statement was a nebulous threat against Iran in reaction to the Islamic..

February 1, 2017 with 0 Comments
White House: 5-Year-Old Iranian-American Boy Handcuffed, Detained for Hours at Dulles Was ‘Security Threat’

White House: 5-Year-Old Iranian-American Boy Handcuffed, Detained for Hours at Dulles Was ‘Security Threat’

The 5-year-old American son of an Iranian woman was handcuffed and detained for hours without his mother at Washington Dulles International..

February 1, 2017 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • Oklahoma Advances Bill Requiring Male Permission for Abortions
  • White House: Trump’s Failure to Mention Jews, Anti-Semitism, on Holocaust Remembrance Day Was Intentional
  • Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Punishing Abortion as Murder; Says It Will Teach Women ‘Personal Responsibility’
  • Maine Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank White Republicans’ for Ending Slavery
  • North Dakota Bill Would Protect Motorists Who Accidentally Kill, Injure Protesters
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