BREAKING NEWS: Trump Ends DACA Program, No New Applications Accepted

The Justice Department announced on Tuesday it is ending DACA, the Obama-era program that allowed undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children to remain in the country, while also giving Congress a six-month window to possibly save the policy. Under the plan, announced by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the Trump administration will stop… continue reading →

BREAKING NEWS: Republican House Whip Steve Scalise, congressional staffer shot in Virginia shooting

Washington (CNN)Rep. Steve Scalise, a congressional staffer and members of the Capitol police force were shot Wednesday in Alexandria, Virginia, during Republicans’ early-morning practice ahead of a charity baseball game. President Donald Trump said the alleged gunman had been killed. Federal law enforcement officials identified the alleged shooter as James Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois…. continue reading →

Warriors deny they’ve made decision on White House visit

It didn’t take the Golden State Warriors long to decide to skip the traditional championship White House visit. Less than 24 hours after winning the 2017 NBA Finals on Monday night, the Warriors unanimously voted to decline the expected White House invitation, according to several reports including one by CNBC analyst Josh Brown. Brown deleted the tweet… continue reading →

Multiple Bands Denied Entry Into the U.S. While Traveling to Play SXSW

Today is day one of the SXSW Music Festival, and already multiple artists have claimed that they’ve been turned away at the U.S. border on their way to play in Austin. The news follows a controversy that embroiled the festival in recent weeks over language regarding deportation of international artists in its contract with performers…. continue reading →

THESE DESIGNERS USED THE RUNWAY TO MAKE POLITICAL STATEMENTS AT NYFW17

New York Fashion Week is all about risk-taking collections, and this season’s designers used their art to make political statements. Their messages were heard loud and clear, whether referring to Planned Parenthood, immigration or religious inclusion. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite politically charged fashion looks below. Public School fall ’17 opened up their… continue reading →

IMMIGRANTS OF THE FASHION INDUSTRY HAVE A POWERFUL MESSAGE FOR TRUMP

The fashion industry has a few choice words in response to President Donald Trump’s anti-immigration policies ― four words, to be exact. Eighty-one members of the industry banded together to declare “I am an immigrant” in the video above, including Adriana Lima, Grace Coddington, Diane Von Furstenberg and Prabal Gurung. According to organizers at W… continue reading →