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Jun 23 2021
“Iran’s president-elect [Ebrahim Raisi] staked out a hard-line position Monday in his first remarks since his landslide election victory, rejecting the possibility of meeting with President Joe Biden or negotiating Tehran’s ballistic missile program and support of regional militias.” (AP News)
Both sides condemn Raisi’s human rights record:
“During his two years at the helm ofThe Flip Side
Mar 23 2021
What's at the heart of anti-Asian hate? For our commentator, it's seeing another as "other."
Amid the tragedy and heartbreak of the recent shootings in the Atlanta area – including six women of Asian descent – I have hope that out of this murderous act can come an awakening in America.
I have hope that our leaders in government and in business as well as everyday people of everyChristian Science Monitor
Jul 27 2023
U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) grew 2.4% annually in the second quarter of 2023, beating expectations.
The Details: Economists referenced across the spectrum had predicted 2% growth in Q2, which would have matched the growth seen in Q1.
For Context: There's been speculation about a possible economic recession as the Federal Reserve continues to raise interest rates to fightWashington Post Wall Street Journal (News) The Daily Caller
Oct 16 2019
Three members of the so-called “Squad” of far-left freshman members of Congress are lining up behind Sen. Bernie Sanders for president.
Fox News has learned that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., will appear with Sanders on Saturday in Queens, N.Y., at a “Bernie’s Back” rally designed to generate excitement for the senator’s campaign following his recent heart procedure. Rep. IhanFox News (Online News)
Jul 23 2020
A transgender man last week filed a lawsuit against a Catholic-run hospital in Maryland, citing in his complaint June's landmark Supreme Court decision on transgender rights, fulfilling conservative fears that the ruling would usher in a legal war.
The suit, filed on behalf of Jesse Hammons by the American Civil Liberties Union, alleges that St. Joseph Medical Center, a Catholic-runWashington Examiner
Aug 12 2020
President Trump said Wednesday the "suburban housewife" will vote for him over his presumptive Democratic rival Joe Biden -- citing his administration’s efforts to roll back an Obama-era low-income housing regulation that he says Biden would “reinstall... in a bigger form.”
“The ‘suburban housewife' will be voting for me. They want safety & are thrilled that I ended the long runningFox News (Online News)
Aug 12 2020
Sometimes the obvious pick is obvious for a reason.
Kamala Harris was the front-runner to be Joe Biden's running mate pretty much since the moment the presumptive Democratic nominee announced in March that he would pick a woman to be on his ticket.
She was a safe pick and a practical one. She's also now in the position to be the heir apparent for the Democratic Party - whether itBBC News
Feb 26 2021
Amazon is under scrutiny for removing a book about transgender issues from its platforms. The book, "When Harry Became Sally: Responding to the Transgender Moment," was published in 2018 and has at times spurred controversy for purportedly pushing transphobia. According to coverage from all sides of the spectrum, Amazon has declined multiple media requests to explain the removal as of FridayThe Independent Wall Street Journal (News) National Review (News)
Jan 20 2021
On one foreign-policy stance – stopping genocide in China – the Trump administration gave official support for Mr. Biden’s view, offering a template for bipartisanship in Washington.
In his inaugural speech Wednesday, President Joe Biden set a task for himself to bring “America together, uniting our people.” As big as that task might be, it was made slightly easier Tuesday by theChristian Science Monitor
Apr 06 2015
Jeb Bush is not Hispanic, even if he somehow said so on an old voter registration form.
The New York Times obtained a copy of Bush’s 2009 voter registration application from the Miami-Dade County Elections Department in which the former Florida governor marked “Hispanic” in the section asking about race and ethnicity.
Bush is a scion of one of America’s best-known politicalUSA TODAY