President Obama wants the people to rest easy for the Thanksgiving holiday. On Wednesday morning, the president assured the citizens of the United States that there was no reason to suspect a terrorist attack comparable to the deadly Paris attacks earlier this month. After getting an update from his national security team, POTUS assured was no "specific" [...]
While there are systems in place in the United States that purport to help all women suffering from violence, what is rarely said is that these systems primarily benefit women who are citizens. Migrant women face multiple hurdles when it comes to accessing help, and U.S. Show More Summary
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Since Sept. 11, 2001, most of the attackers in the United States who were motivated by extremist Islam were U.S.-born or naturalized citizens. None were refugees.
This month, more than 20 million households in the United Kingdom will open their mailboxes to a rather unusual letter: an individualized, item-by-item tally of how the U.K. government spent their tax money in the past year. For example, the U.K. government currently spends around 20 percent of its budget on health. So a household […]
Robert Weisman oped in USA Today: Will Barack Obama be remembered for standing by helplessly as Citizens United eroded the very foundations of our electoral democracy? That may be an unfortunate part of his legacy if he fails to take … Continue reading ?
The United States issued a worldwide travel alert on Monday warning American citizens of “increased terrorist threats” in the wake of the Paris attacks. A massive manhunt is underway in France and Belgium for Belgian-born Salah Abdeslam, suspected of playing a role in the coordinated...
Washington (AFP) - The United States issued a worldwide travel alert on Monday warning American citizens of "increased terrorist threats" in the wake of the Paris attacks.
In 2014, the FBI estimated that $3.9 billion in cash and property was stolen from American citizens in burglaries. Meanwhile, United States police stole $4.5 billion in cash and property through civil asset forfeiture, without even having to charge their victims with a crime.
United States urges its citizens in UAE to be cautious after recent terrorist attacks.
Following the attacks in Paris, gun sales are booming across the United States, not only from those who were already armed, but first time gun owners as well. "We were busy right out of the box," Russell Durling, owner of Last Resort Guns in Madison County, Alabama, told local station WAFF. Show More Summary
ISIS, Syrians, and Boko Haram have been the main discussions among United States citizens, recently. Yet, we’ve overlooked North and South Korea’s recent peace talks. What could this mean for the United States and its presence in the divided nation of Korea? The United States has a lot on its plate right now. Show More Summary
The debate rages on Syrian refugees and whether they should be allowed into the United States, in light of the Paris attacks.To date, 31 states want to pause immigration from Syria. The U.S. House of Representatives has approved a bill that will suspend the Syrian and Iraqi refugee program, until national agencies can certify that... Show More Summary
As politicians and pundits scramble to stoke fears of refugees following the devastating attacks in Paris last week, the truth is 81% of Islamic State-linked suspects charged in the United States have been US-born citizens, and none have been from Syria.
The big Premier League match this weekend involves league leaders Manchester City in action against Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday (live on NBC at 12:30pm ET for viewers in the United States). The Citizens have enjoyed a near perfect season so far and they are top of the […]
Citizens of the United States have not been banned from entering the Netherlands.
This is your United States House of Representatives, in full hatred mode. In a hearing today on Syrian refugees, Rep. King asked U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services Director Leon Rodriguez, "Can you identify for me a suicidal terrorist that was not a Muslim?" Please pick your jaws up off the floor. Show More Summary
A new joint release of Dual Citizen LLC and KnowlEdge Srl, The Climate Moment, presents an extremely comprehensive comparison of climate promises submitted to the United Nations (INDCs) from 12 key countries. The study, released last week, also collates their broader impacts. Show More Summary
Moscow will not stop efforts to release Russian national Viktor Bout convicted in the United States for selling weapons to US agents, Russian Foreign Ministry's Human Rights Ombudsman Konstantin Dolgov said Thursday.
" Although bonded in grief with the victims, the fans, the families, the citizens of Paris, and all those affected by terrorism, we are proud to stand together, with our new family, now united by a common goal of love and compassion." …