Puerto Rico is imploding. Every major media outlet in the world has written about our government's failure to repay billions in loans to the United States and private investors who put their money into government bonds. Politicians are...Show More Summary
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Joining me on Episode 2 of the ELB Podcast is the nation’s leading First Amendment lawyer, Floyd Abrams. Floyd was one of the lawyers arguing in the Supreme Court in the 2010 case, Citizens United v. FEC, which freed corporate and … Continue reading ?
Megyn Kelly tried to nail down Ted Cruz last night on a simple question: If a pair of illegal immigrants have two children who were born in the United States and citizens, would he deport the citizen children? Cruz did not answer the...Show More Summary
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Iran has no plans to trade Jason Rezaian, the imprisoned Washington Post correspondent, for any Iranian citizens held by the United States.
The first ever United Nations privacy chief does not have a Facebook or Twitter account, and said it is regrettable that so many people voluntarily forfeit their digital privacy rights without hesitation.
Veterans For Peace member Rob Mulford claims that using drones in the United States violates the basic human right to privacy.
One in five older people who drink alcohol are consuming it at unsafe levels - over 21 units of alcohol for men and 14 units for women each week - according to a study by King's College London. The research in inner-city London, published in BMJ Open, found these unsafe older drinkers are more likely to be of higher socioeconomic status. read more
Commended by United States President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande are three Americans, a British citizen and a Frenchman who participated in disarming and holding down an Islamic terrorist aboard an Amsterdam-to-Paris train Friday night. Show More Summary
Someone believe in John Kasich enough to give his PAC $500,000, secretly. If the Citizens United decision was all about free speech and democracy, why does all the big money going to candidates—particularly Republican ones—have to be...Show More Summary
The 14th Amendment guarantees that people born in the United States are automatically granted the right to be citizens of this country, regardless of whether their parents are also citizens. But in recent days, many Republican presidential candidates have said it's time to revisit that privilege, which has been around since the country's founding. Show More Summary
MSNBC: The group plans on setting up an independent expenditure arm sometime early next year to financially back the candidates through initiatives including television ads, direct mailers and polling. While End Citizens United also hopes to help enact campaign finance … Continue reading ?
Nicolas Otamendi has spurned Manchester United to join their noisy neighbors and solidify Manchester City's back line, according to BBC Sport. With the addition of Otamendi, are the Citizens now serious Champions League contenders? Bleacher...Show More Summary
The United States expressed concern Tuesday regarding Israel’s treatment of US citizens travelling to the country following recent reports of Palestinian-Americans being denied entry. “The US government seeks equal treatment and freedom to travel for all US citizens regardless of...
America was founded by a scrappy bunch of determined, motivated, fed-up citizen soldiers who revolted against an unjust system that benefited the few at the expense of the many. Like them, a new 21st-century group of brave outsiders has decided to revolt against the often unfair elitism of modern publishing. We call them Citizen Authors.
Next week will mark a year since U.S. ally United Arab Emirates (UAE) arrested two U.S. citizens - Kamal Ahmed al Darat, age 58, and his son, Mohammed Kamal al Darat, who is 33. Neither have been charged or tried, and both have beenShow More Summary
Chuck Todd, host: “Do you believe President Obama is a citizen who was born in the United States?” Donald J. Trump: “Well, I don’t like talking about it anymore because, honestly, I have my own feelings. I think he should have taken the $5 million. I don’t know why he spent $4 million in legal […]
The United States has violated the economic and legal rights of its citizens to an alarming degree and can no longer claim that it’s a leading beacon of liberty, the CATO Institute said in its 2016 Human Freedom Index.
WASHINGTON -- The Republican Party in recent days has expressed renewed interest in repealing the 14th Amendment to the Constitution, which would take away the automatic right of those born in the United States to become citizens of the country. Show More Summary