Thursday, March 23, 2017

News

immigration detention center

Unlike President Donald Trump’s refugee and travel ban, which is now stalled in the courts, the crackdown on undocumented immigrants in the US is ramping up.
homeless man person

Trump said he wants to zero out funding for many long-standing federal programs "to move the nation toward fiscal responsibility."
health care

The House Budget Committee voted narrowly to advance the troubled Republican health care bill, with a vote of 19-17 and Democrats unanimously voting no.
Syria war

Syria’s civil war has raged on for nearly six years. The UN children’s agency says a record number of children were killed in Syria last year. More than a third ...
Rep Steve King

Steve King, a Republican representative of Iowa, tweeted a message in support of far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders on Sunday.
Michael Brown Ferguson

The co-owner of a Ferguson market disputes claims that revealed footage of Michael Brown at the store casts a new light on the events leading up to his killing.

In South Africa, roads leading to Johannesburg’s airport have been disrupted by taxi drivers protesting against Uber, which they say isn't licensed to operate.