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Presidential Proclamation -- Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, 2016

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) are the fastest growing racial group in our country, growing over 4 times as rapidly as the population of the United States.  777 more words

Lia Chang

Watch The Hilarious Video As The Queen and Prince Harry Drop The Mic On President Obama And The First Lady

Just a week after visiting the Royal Family at Kensington Palace, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama sent a mock-threatening video to Prince Harry ahead of the Invictus Games in Orlando. 85 more words

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Calm the Fuck Down

BY Mike Boyers

So the past three weeks here have just been completely mayhem with the Class of 2016. First week, it was complaining about getting Bill Moyers and not Obama. 468 more words

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House committee votes to require women to register for draft

WASHINGTON (AP) — Women would be required to register for the military draft under a House committee’s bill that comes just months after the Defense Department lifted all gender-based restrictions on front-line combat units. 857 more words

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U.S. Covert or “Discreet” Democracy Promotion Programs in Cuba

Previous posts have discussed misguided covert or “discreet” U.S. democracy promotion programs in Cuba through the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).[1] This is still happening as revealed in a recent hearing before a subcommittee of the U.S. 1,249 more words

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Students At Roxbury School Hope For Visit From President Obama

BOSTON (CBS) – A school for underprivileged kids in Roxbury is reaching for the top, hoping the president will join in their celebration of good role models. 191 more words

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Trump: Obama made Iran a great power at Israel's expense / Trump: Obama convirtió a Irán en una potencia a expensas de Israel

Officials in Jerusalem are bound to be pleased with Donald Trump’s major foreign policy speech on Wednesday.
Many of them agree with Trump that President Barack Obama “has not been a friend to Israel.” Many of them are likewise convinced that Obama kowtowed to Iran and made it into a great power – “at the expense of Israel.” They also view Vice President’s Joe Biden’s portrayal of Israel as “an impediment to peace” – which Trump for some reason read out from his written text as “impatient area of peace” – as unfair criticism of an ally who, as the Republican frontrunner said, “is a force of justice of peace.” 9 more words

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