Month: July 2019

Indonesian who recorded her harasser gets reprieve from jail

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) – A woman facing six month in prison in Indonesia for recording her boss’s sexual harassment is expected to receive a presidential amnesty after an outcry over the sentence. Attorney-General Muhammad Prasetyo said Friday he susp…

AOC reshapes Democratic Party from ‘safe district,’ Peggy Noonan writes

Peggy Noonan, the Wall Street Journal columnist, penned a column published Thursday that examined Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s influence and effort to shape the Democratic Party — and call out moderates– from a “completely safe district.”

AOC, other liberal Dems in spotlight at immigration hearing

WASHINGTON (AP) – Four Democratic freshmen who reported squalid conditions at migrant detention stations at the southern border are taking the spotlight at a House committee hearing, even as partisan and internal Democratic tensions near a boil over Pr…