Tag: Obama

5 Million Saved From Deportation Under Obama’s Exec Actions

“You can come out of the shadows and get right with the law,” Obama said. “That’s what this deal is.”

You Won’t Find Obama’s Immigration Speech on Network TV

President Barack Obama’s nationally televised address Thursday night will in fact be televised, but Americans will have to either tune it to cable news—sucks,...

Rumsey Punch: How Obama Blew It

When push came to shove, and his party was literally up against the wall, his inability to communicate viscerally will have profound political repercussions in the months to come.

Hundreds From Long Island to Rally at People’s Climate March

“If we don’t change the way we are living...we are in for trouble."

Is Obama’s War on ISIS Legal?

The Obama administration is using a 13-year-old law authorizing combat against Sept. 11 perpetrators to target ISIS.

Poll: Americans’ Terror Concerns Trump Civil Liberties

The poll was released the same day President Obama outlined his strategy to combat ISIS.

Exclusive: Dr. Cornel West Talks Protest, War Crimes, NDAA & Snowden...

"It’s about love at the center of it that leads to a protest, that leads to a critique, leads to a resistance, leads to solidarity,.."

Arrests of Journalists In Ferguson Further Fuel Debate About US Press...

Recent arrests of journalists covering protests in Missouri have put a spotlight on press freedoms in the US. A NYT reporter could go to jail if he refuses to reveal his anonymous source in a book he wrote in 2006.

U.S. Drone Memo in Al-Awlaki, Khan Slaying Released

The memo greenlighted government operations to take out Anwar Al-Awlaki, a U.S. citizen. Khan, a Long Island-native, was also killed.

Long Island Immigration Advocates Fast for Reform Bill

"It is the hunger of my community for a life of respect and dignity.”