Two Syrian Families Detained at Philadelphia International Airport, Then Put on Return Flight Home

Photo by: Stephanie Keith/Getty Image   Two Syrian families were detained upon arrival at the Philadelphia International Airport by federal authorities, and then put on a flight back to Qatar according to a family member in the U.S. To read the NBC Philadelphia article click here.   Advertisements

Stephan Bannon says “The media… should keep its mouth shut.”

Picture by Doug Mills/The New York Times In an interview with the New York Times on January 26th, Chief White House strategist Stephan Bannon commented, “The media should be embarrassed and humiliated and keep its mouth shut and just listen for a while.” To read The New York Times article click here

Trump paints a dismal picture of America in his inaugural speech

President Donald Trump painted America in a very dismal light in his inaugural speech. He commented that, “America’s infrastructure has fallen into disrepair and decay.” “Mothers and children (are) trapped in poverty in our inner cities.” As well he stated “Rusted out factories scattered like tombstones across the landscape.” and “Our young and beautiful students…… Continue reading Trump paints a dismal picture of America in his inaugural speech

Trump tweet from 2012 says people should march on Washington to stop Obama

In a tweet from November 6th 2012, now President Donald Trump called on Americans to march on Washington after the election of Barack Obama as president of the United States. He also called America “totally divided” We can't let this happen. We should march on Washington and stop this travesty. Our nation is totally divided!… Continue reading Trump tweet from 2012 says people should march on Washington to stop Obama

Rick Perry initially thought Secretary of Energy acted as a global ambassador for the oil and gas industry.

Former governor of Texas and nominee for Secretary of Energy Rick Perry believed that he would act as a global ambassador for the American oil and gas industry. It was later that Perry found out that he would be steward to the United States’ nuclear arsenal. Michael McKenna, a Republican energy lobbyist who advised Mr.… Continue reading Rick Perry initially thought Secretary of Energy acted as a global ambassador for the oil and gas industry.

Rick Perry has Senate hearing for position he wanted to abolish, and forgot the name of.

Former governor of Texas Rick Perry began his Senate confirmation hearing for Secretary of Energy last week. Perry wanted to abolish the department back in 2011, during his presidential nomination campaign, and even forgot the name of the department during a debate: Watch his statement to the Senate confirmation hearing here: