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How Did the GOP Find Itself Separating Families?

The party of family values is now defending a government agency that is forcibly separating children from their parents.<p>In March of 2017, then-Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly spoke with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer about a possible new initiative separating children from their parents at the border. …

Immigration

McCain rips Trump's family separation policy as affront to American decency

PHOENIX — U.S. Sen. John McCain condemned the Trump administration’s practice of separating families in a sharp statement Monday, reflecting a break within Republican ranks on the controversial policy.<p>Three of Arizona’s five GOP House members have avoided public comments on the "zero tolerance" …

Donald Trump

Every living first lady has condemned policy separating immigrant parents from children

Every living first lady — including Melania — has condemned the policy of separating immigrant families caught illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. It is a rare moment of bipartisan unity from the women who make up the small sorority of presidential spouses.<p>In the past few days, Laura Bush, …

Donald Trump

Former immigrant shelter worker says he was told to separate hugging siblings

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Antar Davidson was ordered to separate two brothers and a sister tightly hugging each other, he realized his time as a youth care worker at an Arizona immigrant children's shelter was coming to an end.<p>"I was told that they should not be able to hug," said Davidson, "and (I) basically …

Siblings

In One Press Conference, Kirstjen Nielsen Just Beat Out Sarah Sanders For Most Hated in Trump's White House 

President Mein Furher Von SpankDat is excluded from the “most hated in the White House” game as he would win every time. Before Monday’s press …

Sarah Sanders

Trump and Kelly 'barely tolerating' each other: report

Chief of Staff John KellyJohn Francis KellyMORE has loosened his grip on the White House amid a worsening relationship with President TrumpDonald …

Donald Trump

30 years after warning, global warming "is in our living room"

<b>SALIDA, Colo. --</b> We were warned. On June 23, 1988, a sultry day in Washington, James Hansen told Congress and the world that global warming wasn't …

Climate Change

'Families Belong Together' Protests Against U.S. Border Policy Set For June 30

The main rally will be held near the White House, and more than 130 other demonstrations are planned across the country.<p>As backlash mounts against the Trump administration’s policy of separating families caught illegally crossing the border, activists are planning to take their outrage to the …

Immigration

George Takei: At least during my internment, I was not taken from my parents

<b>(CNN) —</b> Actor George Takei argued that "in one core, horrifying way," the family separations occurring at the United States' southern border are "worse" than the Japanese-American internment camps during World War II.<p>"At least during the internment, when I was just 5 years old, I was not taken from …

Foreign Policy

The Leader’s Calendar

In the lexicon of management, the CEO is the epitome of leadership. Yet surprisingly little is known about this unique role. While CEOs are the ultimate power in their companies, they face challenges and constraints that few others recognize.<p>Running a large global company is an exceedingly complex …

Management

Exactly how much trouble is the Trump Foundation in?

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>Last Thursday, the attorney general of New York sued the Trump Foundation</i>, alleging that the organization affiliated with the President of the United States and his family had broken a number of laws governing charitable groups. "As our investigation reveals, the Trump Foundation was little …

Donald Trump

Your Brain on Meditation, According to Neuroscience

Let your noggin chill, brother.<p>Contrary to the popular stereotype, meditation isn’t just for hairy, granola-loving hippies. In fact, the science is …

Meditation

Watermelon Granita

June 05, 2018<p>This easy dessert is a simple take on a summertime staple. Watermelon packs vitamins C and A and lycopene, a potent antioxidant. It’s …

Food

Thin Spaghetti with Garlic, Red Pepper and Olive Oil Recipe

"Thin spaghetti tossed with garlic, olive oil, red pepper flakes and grated cheese makes a quick and easy weeknight meal."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (16 ounce) box …

Recipes

Pesto-Stuffed Grilled Portobellos Recipe

"Pesto-stuffed grilled portobellos make for the perfect summer outdoor meal. It stands alone as vegetarian fare if you serve it with fresh fruit …

Recipes

This is the handout immigrant parents get before they're separated from their children

<b>(CNN) —</b> "Step 3: How do I locate my child(ren)?"<p>That question, included in a document given to immigrants who are arrested and separated from their children at the US-Mexico border, is at the heart of the Trump administration's new policy toward immigrant families.<p>Customs and Border Protection …

Immigration

90% of plastic polluting our oceans comes from 8 Asian rivers

<b>Indus & the Ganges carry second & sixth highest amounts of plastic debris to the ocean.</b><p>Over the last decade we have become increasingly alarmed at …

Pollution

Selecting the Proper Woodworking Screws for Any Project

When it comes to fasteners, Particle Board screws rule as king in the woodworking realm. Typically, these fastening devices are used to connect one …

Woodworking

The Rich Brothers' step-by-step gardening guide for millennials and beginners

Tempted to start gardening but not sure where to begin? Grab a spade and a bag of soil and follow these easy tips and trends, courtesy of the cool guys of the gardening world<p><b>The Rich brothers, David and Harry, share their step-by-step guide on how to get into gardening for beginners and</b> …

Gardening

43 Sensational Side Dishes for Your Next Summer Party

Take your picnics, barbecues, and cookouts to the next level with these delicious side dishes.<p>1 of 43<p>Asparagus, Snap Pea, and Radish Salad<p>Packed with …

Cooking

7 Healthy Bedtime Snacks Nutritionists Love

Yes, it's okay to eat before bed. "Enjoying a small and nutritious snack could help you fall and stay asleep by stabilizing blood sugar levels," says …

Nutrition

Ex-White House Press Secretaries Agree: Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ Lies Hurt America

A consensus is developing this week in Washington and beyond that Michelle Wolf was right: Sarah Huckabee Sanders—metaphorically anyhow—really does …

Donald Trump

How to Read Airport Taxiway Signs

On your next flight, you might spend 25 minutes or more taxiing to the runway. Take a look out the window and you’ll spot a variety of signs — some …

Flying

‘Dictator envy’: Trump’s praise of Kim Jong Un widens his embrace of totalitarian leaders

President Trump’s praise Friday for Kim Jong Un’s authoritarian rule in North Korea — and his apparent envy that people there “sit up at attention” when the 35-year-old dictator speaks — marked an escalation of the American president’s open embrace of totalitarian leaders around the …

Donald Trump

Christian Leaders To Jeff Sessions: The Bible Does Not Justify Separating Families

“It goes against pretty much the entire Bible in the ethos of Jesus, and it’s deeply un-Christian.”<p>WASHINGTON ― Attorney General Jeff Sessions seems to think Jesus would love his policy of separating immigrant families at the border.<p>Christian leaders say otherwise.<p>“While protecting our borders is …

Donald Trump

White House says Trump now backs House GOP immigration bill

The White House says President Donald Trump does indeed support an immigration bill crafted by House leadership that he said he wouldn’t sign in a …

Donald Trump

The Trump administration separated 2,000 kids from their parents in just 6 weeks

New numbers reveal the true scale of the family separations taking place at the border.<p>The Trump administration’s separation of families at the border — taking children from their parents, arresting the parents, and taking the kids into custody — sounds almost too cruel to be real. But the …

Immigration

Nearly 2,000 minors separated from families at the border, according to new government data

Nearly 2,000 children have been separated from their families at the U.S. border over a six-week period during a crackdown on illegal entries, …

Immigration

Trump said he doesn’t think NFL players are protesting “a real issue”

NFL players are protesting systemic racism. Trump wants to solve it with pardons.<p>For months, President Donald Trump has waged an all-out offensive against the NFL, arguing that football players who kneel in protest during the national anthem are disrespectful and unpatriotic.<p>Trump regularly accuses …

Donald Trump

POLITICO on Twitter: "Trump said he wants the American people to “sit up at attention” the way North Koreans do for dictator Kim Jong Un https://t.co/hkBvrVbIY4"

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