Saturday, December 16, 2017

Trump Backs Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines

BBC News Staff, BBC NEWS The new Republican president backed the Keystone XL and Dakota Access projects, provided American steel is used. The Obama administration in late 2015 halted Keystone, which...

What Donald Trump’s appointments reveal about his incoming administration

By The Economist, HOLED up in Trump Tower, the New York citadel he seems reluctant to leave, Donald Trump detected a tsunami of excitement in the national capital before his...

Trump Signs Executive Order on TPP

By Elena Holodny, BUSINESS INSIDER President Donald Trump has signed an executive order regarding his intent to pull the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. It's a "great thing for the...

Senate Committee Approves Tillerson for Secretary of State

By Nicole Gaouette, CNN POLITICS NEWS Former ExxonMobil chief executive Rex Tillerson won the backing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Monday to be secretary of state when it voted 11-10...

The Future of the Left Is Female

By REBECCA TRAISTER, NYMAG Women’s rights are human rights, and women leaders are progressive leaders. A lot of people predicted that women were going to change America’s political history in January of...

Mr. Trump, Help Us Rebuild Our Inner Cities

By Dawn Turner Trice, Chicago Tribune Dear President-elect Donald Trump, Over the past several months, it has become painfully clear that you know very little about our country's inner cities, specifically communities...

These Stunning Photos Show the Reality of Life for Homeless People Around the World

PICTURED BY HANNAH FERRETT, The Sun Shine Gonzalvez took the images in the UK, New York and Spain as she wanted to spotlight people who are often ignored. A PHOTOGRAPHER has spent years...
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What to Expect in Trump’s First 100 Days

By Michael A. Memoli, LA Times President Trump’s unorthodox quest for the White House was fueled by his disregard for convention and the nagging sense that he — and ultimately his supporters...
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Watch Live as Protesters Gather for the Women’s March on Washington a Day After...

By Reuters, Watch live as protesters gather for the Women's March on Washington a day after Donald Trump assumes the Oval Office. We are #FacebookLive from Washington D.C.

Campaign Trail Trump On Display As He Goes To CIA On First Day As...

By Jessica Taylor & Mary Louise Kelly, NPR News On his first full day in the White House, President Trump went to the CIA presumably to try and offer an...