Is the U.S. Army Quietly Discharging Immigrants?

Individuals who enlisted in the army through a program that expedited their citizenship have been quietly discharged in recent weeks leading to speculation that the Trump administration is slowly revoking their status in addition to having suspended the program in recent months. The story was first reported by The Associated Press. Former President George W. […]

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Supreme Court Sides with Employers in Class-Action Lawsuits Case

The U.S. Supreme Court has sided with corporations, making it harder for employees to bring class-action lawsuits against their employers. The ruling, a split 5-4 decision with the Court’s conservatives supporting the decision, sanctions actions by companies forcing employees to sign agreements waiving their rights to class-action lawsuits and taking them to arbitration instead. The […]

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McCain Invites Obama, Bush but Not Trump to Funeral

Arizona Senator John McCain does not want President Trump to attend his funeral it was revealed this week. Members of McCain’s family contacted the White House to request that Trump skip the event, but invited Vice President Mike Pence to attend. Senator McCain was diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, Glioblastoma, last year […]

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Federal Judge Strikes Down DACA Program End

A federal judge has ruled President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals program illegal and ordered the program reinstated. He also ruled the administration must continue to accept new applicants, taking the defense of the program a step further than previous judges who had ruled in favor of the program. Judge […]

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For the First Time in 60 Years A Castro No Longer Leads Cuba

For the first time since the middle of the last century the country of Cuba will have a leader not named Castro. Miguel Diaz-Canel officially became the island’s leader on Thursday after Raul Castro stepped down and Canel was sworn in as the country’s president. Castro, who will turn 87 in June, will remain the […]

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