archive-title Yearly Archives: 2020

Yearly Archives: 2020

The Buttigieg immigration plan: Virtue and economy | TheHill – The Hill

News flash: Pete Buttigieg Peter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegBiden looks to shore up lead in S.C. Vulnerable Democrats brace for Sanders atop ticket The Hill’s Campaign Report: Gloves off in South Carolina MORE is not Bernie Sanders Bernie SandersDNC warns campaigns about cybersecurity after attempted scam Overnight Health Care — Presented by American Health Care Association […]

President Trump’s immigration crackdown inundates Supreme Court – USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s three-year crackdown on immigration has led to a surge in lawsuits reaching the Supreme Court, where a rebuilt conservative majority increasingly is paying dividends for him. In the past year, the justices have let the administration deter poor immigrants, deny asylum seekers and redirect military funds to build a wall along the southern border. Federal […]

Supreme Court Takes Up Immigration, Including Border Shooting – NPR

The U.S. Supreme Court heard two immigration-related cases on Tuesday, including one about a cross-border shooting involving a border patrol agent. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption toggle caption Patrick Semansky/AP Immigration and border-patrol issues took center stage at the U.S. Supreme Court in two cases on Tuesday. A sharply divided court first ruled that the parents […]

The Democrats’ Dictator Problem – The Atlantic

If there’s one narrative that has united the disparate Democratic candidates when it comes to foreign policy, it’s this: In contrast to the current American president, who makes common cause with autocrats, they will champion democratic forces around the world. But during the party’s debate in South Carolina last night, that narrative fell apart. At […]

Nexhmije Hoxha, widow of Albania’s dictator, dies aged 99 – The Guardian

Albania Opponents of the communist regime under her husband’s rule say an ‘executioner has departed’ Nexhmije Hoxha, widow of Albania’s longtime Stalinist leader Enver Hoxha has died. Photograph: Arben Celi/Reuters Nexhmije Hoxha, the widow of Albania’s Stalinist dictator Enver Hoxha, died on Tuesday aged 99, her son said, having fallen dramatically from grace following his […]