ACLU ripped for twisting RBG quote: ‘Literally erasing women’

The American Civil Liberties Union, in the act of celebrating the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and fighting restrictions on abortion, altered a famous Ginsburg quote to remove the word “woman” and replace female pronouns with the singular “they.” Conservatives and liberals remarked upon the move on Twitter, with some accusing the ACLU […]

Justice Department launches program to help police respond to mass violence

The Department of Justice announced Wednesday that it will start offering help to law enforcement leaders whose communities experience incidents of mass violence. The assistance, called the Mass Violence Advisory Initiative, will involve peer-to-peer consultations and be funded by the Office of Justice Programs’ Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), according to a press release. The […]

Austin and Milley to testify before House Armed Services Committee on Afghanistan exit

Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley, and U.S. Central Command Commander Gen. Kenneth McKenzie will testify in front of the House Armed Services Committee later this month on the U.S. military’s chaotic exit from Afghanistan. “The committee will receive testimony from the Department of Defense on […]

Pentagon says it will act on recommendations of sexual assault and harassment commission

Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks said the Pentagon will take action on the recommendations of a commission on sexual assault and harassment in the military “as rapidly as possible.” “We’re going to make needed foundational investments to support sexual assault accountability, prevention programs, healthy command climates and quality victim care,” Hicks said during a news […]

Al Sharpton to tour Haitian migrant encampment in Del Rio, Texas

Al Sharpton and a group of faith and civil rights leaders will tour the Haitian immigrant camp Thursday on the southern U.S. border in Del Rio, Texas. Mayor Bruno Lozano, a Democrat, is slated to accompany the group and participate in a press conference with them at approximately 1:30 p.m. local time near the International […]

Maxine Waters: Treatment of Haitian migrants worse than slavery

Rep. Maxine Waters decried the treatment of Haitian migrants arriving by the thousands at the southern border, claiming what occurred was “worse than what we witnessed in slavery.” The California Democrat spoke at a press conference outside the U.S. Capitol Wednesday, held in response to photos and claims that surfaced this week showing Border Patrol […]