Month: April 2019

Warren’s $1.25T education plan ‘sweeping’ giveaway to the wealthy at expense of the poor, WaPo editorial board says

close How realistic is Elizabeth Warren’s plan to cancel student debt? Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveils sweeping proposal to eliminate student loan debt and make all public colleges tuition-free; reaction from Peter Morici, former chief economist for the U.S. International Trade Commission. Democrat Elizabeth Warren’s $1.25 trillion plan to cancel existing student loan…

By NIKESHOE April 24, 2019 0

Ilhan Omar claims US forces killed ‘thousands’ of Somalis during ‘Black Hawk Down’ mission, resurfaced tweet shows

close Freshman congresswoman Ilhan Omar under fire for 9/11 comments CAIR-Florida chief executive director Hassan Shibly on Rep. Omar’s controversial 9/11 remarks. A resurfaced tweet from Rep. Ilhan Omar saw the Minnesota Democrat claim U.S. forces killed “thousands” of Somalis during the 1993 “Black Hawk Down” mission — despite multiple analysts concluding the number was much smaller.…

By NIKESHOE April 23, 2019 0

France’s Yellow Vest protesters return to the streets enraged by billions pledged to rebuild Notre Dame

close Billions pledged to rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral fuels protests in Paris Enraged Yellow Vest protesters clash with police after an outpouring of money to restore the church; Molly Line reports from the scene. Yellow Vest protestors in Paris battled police during violent clashes Saturday — newly enraged at the more than billion dollars that have…

By NIKESHOE April 22, 2019 0