Ironworker Challenges Paul Ryan In Powerful New Ad: ‘Let’s Trade Places’

June 20, 2017

Randy Bryce, a Union ironworker, announced on Monday that he would seek the Democratic nomination to run against Ryan, and released a video emphasizing what has so far been the biggest issue of the year: health care. Theres no doubt in my mind that there are thousands of people like her who dont have what she has, Bryce said in the video. The system is extremely flawed. Lets trade places, Bryce said. Paul Ryan, you can come work the iron and Ill go to D.C. Republicans were quick to seize …


News Daily: Van hits crowd near mosque – BBC News

June 19, 2017

Hello. Here’s your morning briefing: Brexit talks get under way Almost a year after the UK voted to leave the European Union, Brexit talks are finally starting. Brexit Secretary David Davis has promised a “deal like no other in history”, with subjects of early negotiations including the status of expats, the UK’s “divorce bill” and the Northern Ireland border. Things get started at about 11:00 BST. Grenfell Tower tragedy ‘preventable’ …


Foreign Carmakers Invoke Reagan To Sway Trump On Trade

June 17, 2017

… return to a time of less competition and less choice for consumers? Notwithstanding foreign carmakers employment of American workers, their critics lament that they have largely fought off Unionization efforts and deliberately located most of their facilities in the American South, where laws and political culture are more hostile to Union formation. Unionized auto manufacturing jobs at American carmakers in the Midwest typically offer higher pay and safer working conditions than their …


The Revolutionary Street Art Project That Inspired Banksy And Empowered A City’s Youth

June 15, 2017

… referendum vote to leave the European Union. With so much history between Nation and Banksy, one may assume the pair remain close and in touch. When faced with the suggestion, however, Nation responded with a stony silence before changing the subject. But for him, it also all began at the center, which he first attended when he was just 15 years old after being encouraged by a school friend whod described Nation to him as outspoken, politically militant and not one to suffer fools. He …


Sanders Movement Plots Democratic Party Takeover At Weekend Gathering

June 13, 2017

… financial need was not a barrier to participation. The labor Union and influential Sanders backer National Nurses United covered the cost of the building rental, staff and amenities of the conference itself, including customized banners and swag, a mobile app for scheduling updates, three square meals for everyone and a handful of shopping-mall-style photo stations for goofy group pictures. This is a representation of a democratizing movement. Having people here who could not afford to be here …


Election 2017: What you want to know about the result – BBC News

June 11, 2017

… Union (EU) countries is due to start on 19 June. The new government and its partners will have to work hard to agree a strategy, although the EU’s budget commissioner, Gunther Oettinger, tweeted that the UK is now a weaker negotiating partner than prior to the election and questioned whether the Brexit negotiations could start on schedule. …


Manchester Arena blast: Election campaigning suspended – BBC News

… attack,” he said. UKIP leader Paul Nuttall said his thoughts and prayers were with those affected. Tuesday’s Cobra meeting will be attended by senior ministers and intelligence officials. Home Secretary Amber Rudd said the attack had “deliberately targeted some of the most vulnerable in our country”. She praised the emergency services for their response to the incident. Union flags are being lowered to half mast in Downing Street as a mark of respect. More From this …

May 23, 2017

Report: Sheriff Clarke Plagiarized Parts Of Thesis On Homeland Security

The sheriff used nearly identical language from sources without properly attributing passages 47 timesin his thesis on security, CNNs investigative KFile reported Saturday. Clarke earned a masters degree in security studies at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California, in 2013. His thesis was titled, Making U.S. Security and Privacy Rights Compatible. Clarke reportedly used language from sources including the American Civil Liberties Union, the Pew Research Center, the 9/11 …

May 21, 2017