Women’s March teams up with Anti-War Movement

Women’s March teams up with Anti-War Movement

https://vimeo.com/386339519 WASHINGTON - The women’s march this past weekend included many different interests and policy goals, including those lobbying against war with Iran. “War is a women’s issue,” said Donna Farvard, organizing director for the National Iranian...

Women’s March teams up with Anti-War Movement

https://vimeo.com/386339519 WASHINGTON - The women’s march this past weekend included many different interests and policy goals, including those lobbying against war with Iran. “War is a women’s issue,” said Donna Farvard, organizing director for the National Iranian...

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Experts: China feeling pressure to use force in Taiwan

After the election of Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-Wen in 2016, tensions between China and Taiwan have increased over the new President’s criticism of unification and the One-China Policy. On Wednesday, experts debated the likelihood that mounting pressure from Beijing will lead to a military invasion of Taiwan. One former U.S. Pacific Fleet official said all signs are pointing to an eventual invasion; however an official with the RAND Corporation argued it’s not in China’s strategic interests to invade.

Maryland senator calls for sanctions on Russia

Senator Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., called for automatic and swift sanctions on Russia with an examination of regional security, nuclear arms control and economic developments at the eighth annual Transatlantic Forum on Russia Thursday.

Experts urge lawmakers to put resources into election security

WASHINGTON, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Democratic lawmakers are urging action to ensure heightened defenses against election interference, although it seems unlikely that any House-passed legislation will land on the president's desk in time for the 2020 election....

Veterans more likely to be targeted by sophisticated financial scams

WASHINGTON – Veteran LaVerne Foreman believed he was helping fellow service members at risk of suicide, but a fake veterans’ aid fund was taking his money and diverting it robbing him of the much-needed financial means instead. “I am proud to be a veteran,” Foreman,...

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