Archive: ‘Politics’ Category

Over 100,000 People Seek Refuge In Turkey

September 21st, 2014
Over 100,000 People Seek Refuge In Turkey

Over 100,000 People Seek Refuge In Turkey, The number of refugees seeking shelter in Turkey from the Islamic State group’s advance across northern Syria has hit 100,000 in less than a week, an official said Sunday. The head of Turkey’s disaster management agency, Fuat Oktay, said the figure relates to Syrians escaping the area near […]

George W. Huguely V Conviction

May 26th, 2012
George W. Huguely V Conviction

George W. Huguely V Conviction, A former University of Virginia lacrosse player found guilty of second-degree murder in his ex-girlfriend’s slaying is appealing his conviction. Attorneys for George W. Huguely V filed a motion Friday in Charlottesville Circuit Court asking that his conviction be set aside in the May 2010 beating death of Yeardley Love, […]

Newsweek Obama First Gay President

May 15th, 2012
Newsweek Obama First Gay President

Newsweek Obama First Gay President, Take that, Time magazine! The latest issue of Newsweek magazine lionizes President Obama with the headline: “The First Gay President.” The president is shown with a rainbow halo around his head — a multicolored symbol meant to underscore his beatification by the gay-rights movement. The cover arrives on newsstands and […]

Obama Gay Marriage

May 10th, 2012
Obama Gay Marriage

Obama Gay Marriage, President Obama’s endorsement of gay marriage on Wednesday was by any measure a watershed. A sitting United States president took sides in what many people consider the last civil rights movement, providing the most powerful evidence to date of how rapidly views are moving on an issue that was politically toxic just […]

President Barack Obama: Student Loan Bill

April 30th, 2012
President Barack Obama: Student Loan Bill

President Barack Obama: Student Loan Bill, In the political campaigns still taking shape, President Barack Obama, Republican challenger Mitt Romney and lawmakers of both parties say they want to protect college students from a sharp increase in interest rates on federally subsidized loans. Agree, they might, and act they surely will. But first, they settled […]

George Bush Documentary

April 27th, 2012
George Bush Documentary

George Bush Documentary, Unlike most presidents, George H.W. Bush has not published a memoir since leaving office. That’s about to change, sort of: On June 14 — just two days after Bush celebrates his 88th birthday — the HBO documentary “41″ will debut. Written and directed by Jeffrey Roth and produced by Jerry Weintraub, “41″ […]