Trump’s trade wars with G7 allies and China are already affecting the global economy

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppDuring the last month, the Trump administration has caused several amounts of controversy due to the “trade wars” between the U.S. and its G-7 allies and China. The U.S. is prepared to implant tariffs in said countries due to “unfair” trade deals and national security issues, and each country involved has stated that it could potentially retaliate with counter-measures. Recently, President Donald Trump decided to increase the amount of Chinese goods that would be affected by the measures, from 50$ billion of worth to 200$.…

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Senator Ted Cruz Proposes Bill to End Trump’s Zero-Tolerance Policies

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppOn Monday, Republican Senator Ted Cruz joined many other politicians in proposing a bill that would protect immigrant children from being separated from their parents. This is not the only bill proposed by the GOP; a similar bill is currently being drafted by several Republicans, including House Speaker Paul Ryan. Cruz remarked that no families should ever be forcibly separated, even if their cases are still being processed. Cruz, who is preparing for the upcoming November elections, released a statement insisting that the families should…

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Several governors refuse to send National Guard units if children keep being separated from families

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppThe current sequence of events surrounding the Trump administration’s harsh and immoral immigration policies has taken a turn, as now governors are taking a stance on the subject and acting upon it. Several governors have stated that they will not send National Guard units to the U.S. border if the separation of migrant children from their parents continues. This follows a declaration by President Trump during April where he requested for said units to help Customs and Border Protection. Up to 4000 troops were set…

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Trump administration struggles to handle backlash from tough immigration policies

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppBetween the recent contradictory statements between its members and their controversial public statements, the White House has recently struggled to manage their immigration policies and the possible changes to them that are on the way. This is all a result of a policy that enabled U.S. officials to separate migrating children from their families at the U.S. border, and the way that the Trump administration tried to defend the procedures. The recent press briefings at the White House have done little to improve the public…

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U.S. and South Korea Prepare to End Military Exercises After Summit With North Korea

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppAfter a summit intended to solidify the relationship between President Donald Trump and North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un, the U.S. and South Korea are preparing to end their large-scale military exercises as a move towards North Korea’s denuclearization. This is part of the agreement between the two leaders to dismantle the country’s nuclear program, which was short in specifics and demonstrated a large compromise on the part of the Trump administration. South Korea was caught off guard by the signed promise and had to…

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