War on Terror

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
On Sunday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haideral-Abadi announced the start of a ground offensive on western Mosul, "where Islamic State militants are under siege along with an estimated 650,000 civilians," Reuters observed. (Photo: US Army/cc/flickr)
One thing, it seems, that will not change under President Donald Trump is the United States military's occupation of Iraq after Defense Secretary James Mattis said Monday that he believed "we'll be in this fight for a while." During his presidential campaign, Trump claimed that he had opposed the Iraq invasion from the start and boasted repeatedly...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
During the demonstration, which was organized in part by The Interfaith Center of New York and September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, protesters chanted "Let them in!" Some held signs that read "Not In Our Names" while others carried pictures of their lost loved ones. (Photo via Donna Lieberman/ Facebook)
People who lost family members in the September 11 terror attacks are rallying...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A draft executive order reported to be circulating within the Trump White House...