Monthly Archives: June 2018

Supreme Court Upholds Travel Ban

Supreme Court Upholds Travel Ban

The highest court in the land handed President Trump his victory on Tuesday morning. The 5-4 decision ends the fierce fight in the legal system though it is doubtful the moral battle will end. The court held the challengers had failed to show that the

Kirstjen Nielsen defends immigration policy

DHS Secretary Defends Trump Immigration Policies

On the same day of Former First Lady Laura Bush’s op-ed,¬†Kirstjen Nielsen fires back. In a series of tweets posted Sunday, Homeland Security Secretary¬†Kirstjen Nielsen defended President Trump’s immigration policies. She dismissed claims that the administration has a policy for separating families. It is worth

Former First Lady Laura Bush: Stop Separating Families

On Sunday, Laura Bush condemned President Trump’s “zero-tolerance policy” in a rare break from retirement. Laura Bush has never been a political figure known for “making waves”. During her tenure as First Lady she served in the traditional ceremonial role. That is not to say

Migrants Stranded at Sea Arrive in Spain

Migrants began arriving Sunday after Italy turned them away, leaving them stranded at sea for a week. Rescue ship, The Aquarius, finally docked in port of Valencia after a harrowing week that left many fearing for their lives. Originally the rescue vessel carried about 630

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Colorado Baker

The decision comes as a surprise to some and a considered a victory by others. On Monday, a split Supreme Court absolved a Colorado baker of discrimination for refusing to create a custom wedding cake for a same-sex couple. Their ruling stated that the state