War & Peace

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Lawmakers are calling on President Donald Trump to officially declare war against the Islamic State (ISIS) and submit a resolution to Congress that limits his war powers. Led by Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.), 12 House Democrats and one House Republican sent a letter to Trump that asks the president to submit the resolution so that Congress can vote...
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...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Thousands of people rallied in London in support of immigrants outside Parliament on Monday. (Photo: Press Association)
While members of the British Parliament are debating whether or not to welcome...

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A group of self-described "everyday people" hung a massive banner across the foot of Lady Liberty Tuesday declaring "Refugees Welcome" - an act and sentiment, immeasurably ironically, radical enough in these dystopian times that park officials are now seeking the "suspects." The day before, meanwhile, the bodies of at least 74 refugees trying to reach Europe washed up on the Libyan shore; each, critics say, is "a testament to our indifference."