Graham also condemned violence on both sides of the conflict, and said that Satan was behind the destruction and division. I think there is blame on both sides. In a statement, Graham said that Trump "took a step backward by suggesting there is moral equivalency between white supremacists, neo-nazis, and KKK members who attended the Charlottesville rally and people like Heather Heyer ".
Bannon and two other White House advisers faced intensifying calls for their ouster Tuesday in the aftermath of the deadly white nationalist rally in Virginia that has roiled Americans and bruised Mr. Trump's failure to call out neo-Nazi groups directly on Saturday. Bannon continued: "That's a fight I fight every day here", he said. And Bannon did not seem concerned that Trump appeared to distance himself from him Tuesday.
In a strong rebuke to the president, the CEO of one of the world's largest pharmaceutical firms resigned from a business panel led by Trump. Trump on Monday denounced white supremacist groups after coming under days of criticism for not citing the role of white nationalists and racism in the attack in Virginia two days earlier, instead condemning violence on "many sides".
Joshua Wong , ousted lawmaker Nathan Law , and Alex Chow were sentenced to six months' imprisonment, eight months' imprisonment, and seven months' imprisonment respectively, in relation to a rally they held at government headquarters in September 2014 which triggered the mass Occupy protests.
Devour a few tidbits from her interview with Lee below, and scoop up an issue when it hits newsstands August 22! The feminist icon and Oscar-winner tells Allure she wishes she had not been so "bloody polite" and said "f*** off" a lot more frequently.
President Trump has said he is considering a pardon for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio , who was recently convicted on federal criminal contempt charges. He is expected to be sentenced on October 5 and could face up to six months in jail. U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva, D-Arizona, has announced he'll be leading a counter protest outside the Phoenix Convention Center during Trump's rally, the Arizona Daily Star reported Wednesday.
He cited the suicide of Hyderabad University scholar Rohith Vemula, the disappearance of JNU student Najeeb Ahmed, and suicides of farmers across the country to suggest that the situation was tough for ordinary people. The former JD (U) chief said the decision to hold the event was taken weeks ago, when his party was still with the loose opposition group. The programme is being seen as Yadav's show of strength against Nitish Kumar's decision to ally with the BJP.
Scott Paul, president of the American Alliance for Manufacturing, and Richard Trumka, president, and Thea Lee, deputy chief of staff, of the AFL-CIO resigned from the council August 15. Without mentioning Charlottesville or the president's response he concluded : "I love our country and our company and will continue to focus my efforts on inspiring every person that they can do anything through the power of sport which promotes unity, diversity and inclusion".
The man, who was wearing a Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers jersey, proceeded to walk around, dance and hang his head over the edge of the crane. Amy Bastman of the Los Angeles Fire Department told FOX 11 the suspect plunged about 160 feet to the ground, and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Back in 2015, scientists first found and described the fossils of a freaky species of dinosaur, which they named the Chilesaurus . It used to walk on the Earth around 150 million years ago. Scientists first described the Chilesaurus in 2015. The study was published August 15 in the journal Biology Letters . Researchers found that the Chilesaurus has the same inverted hip structure of the Ornithischia group, which aids in complex digestive systems.
The Hamas Interior Ministry described the assailant and his colleague as "ideologically deviant", a term Hamas uses to describe members of the Islamic State group and other extremists. Officials say he is believed to be a member of a Salafist group tied to the Islamic State (ISIS). Hamas has since clashed repeatedly with more radical groups, which have carried out their own attacks against Israel, in part to undermine Hamas.
At the end of his remarks, Yalçın appreciated the efforts by all sides to Astana talks in line with ceasefire declaration in Syria and, while stressing the need to continue the diplomatic process until regional issues are resolved, noted that cooperation and coordination between Iran, Turkey and Syria marks a positive step towards reduction of tensions and establishment of peace and stability in Syria and the region.
That in many parts of the south black Americans have been the majority and have made incalculable contributions to American culture is bracketed out of discussions of "Southern Heritage" for those who would prefer to keep celebrating Robert E.
Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke and alt-right leader Richard Spencer applauded Trump on Twitter for his remarks . On Monday, Trump said , "Now that Ken Frazier of Merck Pharma has resigned from President's Manufacturing Council, he will have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES! ".
This event just happened. "I thought it was terrific, and really, under the kind of stress that she's under and the heartache that she's under, I thought putting out that statement to me was really something I won't forget". Lee to Trump lawyer John Dowd , is seen in a 2013 photo from his Twitter page. How about Thomas Jefferson? . How about Thomas Jefferson? You like him? OK, good.
Hichilema, 55, said the election was rigged and he refused to recognise Lungu as the president of Zambia. Zambia's leading opposition leader on Wednesday said he has always been innocent of the treason charges he was slapped with. "With this nolle prosequi, the accused will remain in suspense", he added. He and his aides "strongly" denied the charge, which carries a sentence of at least 15 years.
The shift coincides with new government controls on money leaving China that have helped ease the pressure on the yuan. China overtook Japan as the top holder of Treasurys in June, according to the Treasury International Capital report. The nation raised its ownership of United States government bonds, notes and bills government debt, increasing $44 billion to $1.15 trillion in June, according to Treasury Department figures released Wednesday.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said Tuesday, August 15, he would hold off on a planned missile strike near Guam , but warned the highly provocative move would go ahead in the event of further "reckless actions" by Washington. Mattis's comments came after he and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said America has "no interest" in regime change in Pyongyang or the accelerated reunification of the two Koreas , and stressed the importance of a diplomatic solution to the crisis.
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She joins some of the most famous leaders in the world in studying PPE at Oxford including former Pakistani President Benazir Bhutto, former US President Bill Clinton, Ex-British Prime Minister David Cameron and leader of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi.