STATEMENT: Drastic Refugee Resettlement Program Cuts for FY19 Are Shameful and Bad for U.S. National Security and Prosperity, Say CAP National Security and Immigration Experts

Washington, D.C. — In response to the Trump administration’s announcement that the fiscal year 2019 refugee admission cap will be 30,000, an all-time low, Kelly Magsamen, vice president for National Security and International Policy at the Center for American Progress, issued the following statement: The announcement tonight by…

Hurricane Florence: Another man-made catastrophe in the making

Trump’s self-congratulation for his response to last year’s devastation of Puerto Rico, even as Carolina residents brace for one of the worst Atlantic storms in history, sums up the callousness and criminality of the American ruling class. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Trump deflects Puerto Rico criticism by attacking San Juan mayor

President Trump on Wednesday deflected criticism over his response to the devastation left by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico last year by criticizing San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz and suggesting she had been partially to blame for the humanitarian disaster. With Hurricane Florence set to make…

Trump’s response to Apple’s tariff-driven price hike shows how clueless he is about economics

On Friday, Apple announced that in response to the $200 billion in tariffs that the Trump administration plans to slap on Chinese goods, the company will raise prices on a number of products, including the Apple Watch, AirPods and Apple Pencil. “Our concerns with these tariffs…

Caller: Public Breastfeeding is “Disgusting”

–Voicemail caller argues that it’s “disgusting” to breastfeed in public, in response to David’s story from last week about public breastfeeding being legally affirmed in all 50 states -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David on Instagram:…

Ivanka tries to address family separation by donating $50,000 to an anti-LGBTQ megachurch

Ivanka Trump reportedly donated $50,000 to a virulently anti-LGBTQ church in Texas, in response to her father’s own family separation policy, CBN News reported Friday. Ivanka’s donation to the Prestonwood Baptist Church was made around the same time lead pastor Jack Graham announced Español ministry pastor Gilberto…