Satvik Agarwal

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This is how they try to make America white again

The process of integration is slow, methodical and incremental. It works. The catch? It also works in reverse<p>I am an American civil rights lawyer. At its core, the work I do, and the work done by my predecessors, is integrative. Litigation may seem divisive. It is. But there's a long game. The goal …

Obama: Violent protests won't solve policing issues

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Protesters angry over the police killings of unarmed black men won't prompt change through violence, President Barack Obama said during an interview Thursday.<p>Speaking a day after riots erupted in Charlotte over the killing of Keith Lamont Scott, Obama said anger should instead be …

Trump says he would push universities to reduce tuition | Reuters

CHESTER TOWNSHIP, Pa. (Reuters) - Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said on Thursday he would work with U.S. lawmakers if elected to tie federal funding and tax breaks for colleges and universities to a “good faith” commitment by them to lower tuition costs for students.<p>Republican …

Britain sends Typhoon jets to intercept Russian bombers near Shetland Islands

Britain scrambled Typhoon fighter jets from an airbase in Scotland to intercept two Russian bombers approaching UK airspace, the Ministry of Defence said on Thursday.<p>The Russian Blackjack bombers flew from the direction of Norway and passed to the west of Britain's Shetland Islands, northeast of …

Military

Bid to revive Syria truce fails as new Aleppo offensive announced

The United States and Russia ended any pretenses Thursday of their cease-fire for Syria remaining in force after days of increased violence and the Syrian military's announcement of a new offensive in Aleppo.<p>"We can't go out to the world and say we have an agreement when we don't," Secretary of …

Aleppo hit by worst strikes for months as Putin, Assad ignore U.S. plea

BEIRUT/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Syria announced a new offensive against rebel-held areas of Aleppo on Thursday while diplomats failed to find a way in New York to revive a U.S. and Russian-brokered ceasefire that collapsed this week.<p>Warplanes mounted the heaviest air strikes in months against …