Trump's America: Where activists face felony charges – Aljazeera.com

Trump's America: Where activists face felony charges – Aljazeera.com

After being hit in the head and stabbed in the arm during clashes with white supremacists at the California State Capitol in Sacramento last June, Yvette Felarca was defiant in an interview with local television news.  “Everyone who came here today … came here united with one goal, and that’s to shut down the Nazi […]

Riot police open up with flashbang grenades and pepper spray on antifascist protesters who hit them with SILLY … – Daily Mail

Riot police open up with flashbang grenades and pepper spray on antifascist protesters who hit them with SILLY … – Daily Mail

Thousands gathered in cities across the US on Sunday in response to the shocking violence seen at Charlottesville’s ‘Unite the Right’ rally on Saturday. Anti-fascist groups, Black Lives Matter supporters and others gathered in cities in states from coast to coast, including a planned march on Trump Tower in New York, a candlelight vigil in […]

Vanguard America, group Charlottesville driver James Fields Jr. marched with, has increasingly become a neo-Nazi … – New York Daily News

Vanguard America, group Charlottesville driver James Fields Jr. marched with, has increasingly become a neo-Nazi … – New York Daily News

The hate group crazed driver James Fields Jr. marched with before he mowed down a group of counter-protesters, killing one of them, has become a prominent neo-Nazi voice in the white nationalist movement, according to its opponents. “They’ve definitely quickly become one of the premier organizations when it comes to the street demonstrations […]

Charlottesville Driver Who Killed One Rallied With Alt-Right Vanguard America Group – Southern Poverty Law Center

Charlottesville Driver Who Killed One Rallied With Alt-Right Vanguard America Group – Southern Poverty Law Center

The suspect was arrested nearby. Although far-right internet trolls initially claimed that the driver was an “anti-Trump open borders Bernie Sanders supporter” based on a mistaken identity dredged up from Reddit, James Alex Fields was later identified as the driver of the car and is being held without bail on charges of second degree murder, […]

America's most important historical dates will surprise you – New York Post

America's most important historical dates will surprise you – New York Post

Summing up all of American history in one book is nearly impossible — that’s why author Carl M. Cannon ingeniously takes it one day at a time. His “On This Date” (Twelve Books) highlights some of our country’s most important but less celebrated moments, from the arrival of the Mayflower through the 2016 presidential election, […]

American States Water: The Longest Dividend Growth Streak In America – Seeking Alpha

American States Water: The Longest Dividend Growth Streak In America – Seeking Alpha

Companies that have consistently increased their dividends over the course of several decades are often some of the most resilient businesses in the market. Dividend kings are especially popular with income investors because they have boosted their payouts for at least 50 consecutive years. American States Water (NYSE:AWR) is a small cap and under-followed dividend […]

Trump was making friends in Latin America — before he raised Venezuela 'military option' – Miami Herald

Trump was making friends in Latin America — before he raised Venezuela 'military option' – Miami Herald

President Donald Trump’s unexpected suggestion Friday that he might rely on military force to deal with Venezuela’s pressing political crisis was an astonishing statement that strained not only credulity but also the White House’s hard-won new friendships in Latin America. “I’m not going to rule out a military option,” Trump declared to reporters in Bedminster, […]

How America's Most Powerful Men Caused America's Deadliest Flood – History

How America's Most Powerful Men Caused America's Deadliest Flood – History

Soldiers sit on a hill overlooking Johnstown, Pennsylvania after the 1889 flood. (Credit: Histed/Library of Congress/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images) For years, the Gilded Age’s most powerful industrialists gathered at Lake Conemaugh, an idyllic body of water made possible by Pennsylvania’s South Fork Dam. Their secret retreat was a place to fish, hunt and consolidate their […]

Chinese state-owned paper says China will intervene and stop America if it attacks North Korea first – and will only … – Daily Mail

Chinese state-owned paper says China will intervene and stop America if it attacks North Korea first – and will only … – Daily Mail

China will intervene if America attacks North Korea first, according to a state-owner paper, and will only stay neutral if Kim Jong-un attacks the US first. An editorial in the Global Times, warned that ‘China should also make clear that if North Korea launches missiles that threaten US soil first and the US retaliates, China will […]