Month: August 2017

Will Trump’s Stubbornness Hurt Hurricane Victims?

By now we have all seen the devastation that has rocked the state of Texas. The effects of Hurricane Harvey is absolute staggering, becoming the worst natural disaster on U.S. soil since Hurricane Katrina. An abundance of people have lost everything they had. Bridges, highways, and homes are all underwater. It is truly a sad sight to see the desperation and confusion taking place. In times of natural disaster it is always very helpful and appreciated when a foreign nation steps in and offers assistance when we need itgg the most. At least that is what one would believe,...

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The Facts August 30th, 2017

The Facts: August 30th, 2017 We Give You The Facts. You Form Your Opinion. Making Headlines: What Everyone is Talking About Mattis Freezes Trump’s Ban Secretary of Defense, James Mattis has put a freeze on the transgender ban that Trump set in place. Mattis stated that he will conduct a panel as well as more research to decide on how to move forward with the President’s order. Mattis went on to stat that his number one priority is the, “military’s combat effectiveness leading to victory on the battlefield,” and therefore will develop a study before making any decisions. Fox...

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U.S. and Other Countries On High Alert Following Barcelona Attacks

There is no doubt that the terrorist attacks that occurred in Barcelona on Thursday evening and the attacks that took place 61 miles away from Barcelona, in Cambrils early Friday morning, have put world countries on high alert. Shockingly enough, after a van stampeded through a crowd on the streets of Barcelona killing 14 thus far, a separate incident occurred with a man shooting officers then being gunned down after failing to stop at a police checkpoint.  After this, in a nearby city, a house was exploded causing the death of 1 person. You would think after these 3...

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The Facts August 29th, 2017

The Facts: August 29th, 2017 We Give You The Facts. You Form Your Opinion. Making Headlines: What Everyone is Talking About Houston Rockets Owner Donates Millions Leslie Alexander, owner of the Houston Rockets has decided to donated $10 Million to the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. Houston mayor, Sylvester Turner started the fund to aid the thousands of people affected by the detrimental storm in Houston. Alexander stated that although he increased his original donation, he did not want to make a statement because he wanted to avoid the attention from being on him. Florida Teacher Fired The University of Tampa...

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President Trump To Strike With Full Force On Afghanistan To Eliminate Terrorists

On Monday afternoon, President Trump outlined a new war strategy against Afghanistan in which the President hopes to accomplish what he calls, “lasting peace.” The President went on to reject arbitrary times tables for the U.S. military presence. He intends to mount up pressure on Pakistan to cease the harboring of militants, and vowed to refocus the mission on “killing terrorists.” The President went on to state, “From now on, victory will have a crystal clear definition, crushing ISIS and Al Qaeda to piece, preventing the Taliban from gaining control over Afghanistan, and stopping terror attacks against the U.S.”...

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