What is behind American reactions to the Syrian refugees? Unfortunately, it’s very simple: America has an Islamophobia problem. And in a nation with centuries of experience in the hatred and oppression of people for who they are and what they look like, racism and fearmongering always trump freedom and equality.
Friday evening as I headed home from the movies I looked down at my phone and noticed a smattering of #PrayersForParis status updates on my timeline. Thinking nothing of it I did a quick Google search to see what was going on.
ANTALYA, Turkey (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday conceded that the Paris terror attacks were a "terrible and sickening setback" in the fight against the Islamic State, but forcefully dismissed critics who have called for the U.S. to change or expand its military campaign against the extremists...
Time and time again, terrorism all over the world, but no one says anything. I could literally go on and on about similar attacks all over the world that receive virtually no attention...
A Frenchman named Sylvestre was on his cell phone and had just ended a call when a suicide bomb detonated close to where he stood. The shrapnel hit his phone instead of his head.
In the wake of the terrorist attacks that took place in Paris on Friday, cities around the world are flying the french colors to show their support to the country and all those affected.
PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande said at least 127 people died Friday night in shootings at Paris cafes, suicide bombings near France's national stadium and a hostage-taking slaughter inside a concert hall.