Month: May 2019

Kay Ivey, Alabama governor, signs abortion ban into law

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama’s Republican governor signed the most stringent abortion legislation in the nation Wednesday, making performing an abortion a felony in nearly all cases. “To the bill’s many supporters, this legislation stands as a powe…

Donald Trump Iran oil brinksmanship puts India in crossfire

New Delhi — President Trump’s brinkmanship on Iranian oil has sucker-punched India, which is dealing with the potential cutoff of a primary energy supplier in the middle of a national election and a low-intensity trade war. The emerging Asian gia…

Linda Sarsour livid at ‘white women,’ says they ‘uphold the patriarchy’

Women’s March leader Linda Sarsour is not happy with Georgia’s “heartbeat bill” — or the percentage of “white women” who made it possible. The activist who describes herself as “every Islamophobe’s worst nightmare” told her nearly 300,000 Twitter…