Category: USA

The U.S., Turkey Alliance: Elephants in the Room

If the United States and Turkey part ways, Tehran, Moscow, and Beijing will not be the culprits but will certainly be the beneficiaries. The temptation is strong in Washington to simply jettison the foundering alliance with Turkey — as was recently done with Pakistan — and even to impose sanctions on Ankara for its actions. […]

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Scientists Studied 1,825 Trump Supporters and Found Something Disturbing

A groundbreaking new study has confirmed that Donald Trump supporters are, in fact, supporters of Trump and everything he stands for. In other words, they seek power over others, have little interest in altruism and are motivated by wealth. Despite Trump dismissing journalists criticizing him as “fake news”, despite him mocking a disabled reporter, despite his apparent obsession with money, […]

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Trump Knew of Kim’s Invitation Long Before it Was Received

The paper trail leading to the North Korea-US summit is longer than thought, but some Americans worry that Trump may be played by the wily Kim ROBERT E. McCOY: Media around the world have reacted with astonishment at how quickly the summit between North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un and American President Donald Trump appears to […]

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Video Shows Mother Teaching Kids Anti-Muslim Racism in Arizona

A disturbing Facebook video shows a mother trespassing at a mosque with her three kids while teaching them racist and inaccurate information about Islam. The video reported by HuffPost says the incident took place in Tempe in the state of Arizona. It’s a city just east of Phoenix. Mother is teaching kids anti-Muslim racism, the […]

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Thousands of Students 'Walk Out' Across U.S. to Call for End of Gun Violence

Thousands of students across the United States walked out of school Wednesday on the one-month anniversary of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida–it was an unprecedented show of unity and political solidarity, as waves of students marched out of class to demand stricter gun control and an end to school […]

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US Set to Hit China With Tariffs up to $60Bln Over Intellectual Property

Potential targets include clothing, electronics and investment as the Trump administration is seeking to invoke Section 301 of the U.S. Trade Act to allow president to impose import tariffs to sanction unfair trade practices. The U.S. is set to impose up to $60 billion of additional tariffs on Chinese goods as punishment for alleged intellectual […]

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US Did Not ‘Deserve’ Trump Presidency, Says Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton told an audience in India that the United States did not “deserve” Donald Trump’s presidency and these are “perilous times.” The 2016 Democratic presidential candidate spoke over the weekend at a conference in Mumbai, India’s commercial hub and financial capital. Clinton said the Republican president has “quite an affinity for dictators” and said […]

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