Politics

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Some Americans have begun calling for the removal of many historical statues and monuments PHOTO CREDITS: JOSEPH PREZIOSO/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE As protests centered around the Black Lives Matter movement continue across the country, some Americans have begun calling for the removal of statues and monuments featuring members of the former Confederate[Read More…]

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Congressional Democrats unveiled Monday an extensive set of policy proposals aimed at police reforms PHOTO CREDITS: ANNA MONEYMAKER/NEW YORK TIMES According to The Hill, Congressional Democrats introduced an extensive new set of policy proposals Monday aimed at reforming policing and law enforcement practices across the US. The new legislation, titled[Read More…]

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Will Joe Biden choose an African American woman to be his running mate? PHOTO CREDITS: MATT ROURKE/AP  As of June 2020, former Vice President Joe Biden is considered to be the presumptive Democratic nominee for the Democratic Party for the 2020 election. Biden became the forerunner after a lengthy battle[Read More…]

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The US Defense Secretary said Wednesday that he does not support President Trump’s remarks about invoking the Insurrection Act, an act that would allow active-duty military personnel to aid law enforcement in American cities amid unrest PHOTO CREDITS: CARLOS/REUTERS According to the US Department of Defense, Defense Secretary Dr. Mark[Read More…]

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President Trump signed an executive order taking action against social media companies Thursday PHOTO CREDITS: EVAN VUCCI/AP On Thursday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order taking action against social media companies. According to a leaked draft, the order is primarily pushing for federal regulators, namely the FCC and FTC,[Read More…]

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Joe Biden receives backlash after telling Charlamagne the God that “If you have a problem figuring out whether you’re for me or Trump, then you ain’t black” on his show last Friday PHOTO CREDITS: CBC Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic nominee for President of the United States, was rebuked by[Read More…]

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President Trump announced Monday that he has been taking the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine PHOTO CREDITS: EPA President Trump said that he has been taking the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine along with zinc as preventative measures against the coronavirus, according to CBS News. He made the statement on Monday, saying “I get[Read More…]

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The official flag of the US Space Force, the newest armed service division, was presented to President Trump by defense leaders in the oval office last Friday ALEX BRANDON/AP The official flag of the US Space Force was presented to President Trump by defense leaders in the oval office last[Read More…]

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Democratic state representative Karen Whitsett credits Trump for pushing hydroxychloroquine AP PHOTO/EVAN VUCCI Democratic state representative Karen Whitsett credits Trump for pushing the anti-malaria drug that she says saved her in her battle with the coronavirus, according to Deadline Detroit. She tested positive for Covid-19 and started taking the Trump-championed[Read More…]

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The Senate passes a $484 billion COVID-19 relief package Tuesday morning, allocating hundreds of billions of dollars in new funding to small businesses Andrew Harnik/Associated Press The Senate passed a $484 billion COVID-19 relief package Tuesday morning, allocating hundreds of billions of dollars in new funding to small businesses. According[Read More…]