Category: Politics

How the Attack in Westminster Happened

At 14:40 local time on Wednesday, Khalid Masood, the man believed by police to carry out the attack in London, was driving a rental car in an office in Birmingham on Westminster Bridge near the British Parliament. One witness said the subject sped up , set …

US Toughens Grant of Visas After First Attempt

Following the immigration veto of six Muslim-majority countries, the Trump administration has ordered tightening the granting of visas for security reasons. In a series of diplomatic instructions sent by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, consular services are required to increase scrutiny and review applicants’ past, including …

Ryancare was a Bad Mistake

How bad was Friday’s defeat of President Donald Trump’s health reform bill in the US House of Representatives? Very bad. For the first time in 11 years, Republicans took control of the presidency of the country and the two chambers of Congress. Republicans outnumber Democrats in …