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“My child was  all that I had. He was the one who paid my rent, gave me money to do business, and he died.”(Photo: Orlando Barria/EPA)
"This letter highlights how far the U.N.'s charity-based model falls short of fundamental human rights principles."
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"I want to ask a question about this issue," said Sam Husseini, communications director of the Institute for Public Accuracy, said before he was removed from the event.
"I want to ask about nuclear weapons," said Sam Husseini, communications...


After its triumphant tour over hundreds of thousands of U.K protesters and their bloody brilliant signs, the Baby Trump blimp - scowling face, yuge diaper, teeny hands clutching toxic phone and all - is coming to New Jersey to torment the noxious baby himself at his golf club. Local activists quickly raised far more than their goal in order to bring the balloon here - to protest his policies, galvanize opposition and proclaim, "We are not going to cower to this clown."