Hundreds of women, wrapped in metallic silver blankets, referencing the duvets given to migrant children in detention centers, occupied the Senate office building in Washington DC after marching down the streets of the city chanting "Shame!" Rep. Pramila Jayapal was one of those who were detained on Thursday, before being released with a fine.
Jayapal said she was with a group of over 500 women when she got arrested. Not in our country.
"This is far beyond politics", she said. Logically, these people were also protesting the rule of law as well as strong border security - which is enforced to keep all Americans (including the protesters themselves) safe on an everyday basis. "#WomenDisobey", the Hollywood star tweeted. The rallies are likely to get a further boost as a result of the announcement on Wednesday by Anthony Kennedy that he is retiring from the United States supreme court, providing Trump with the chance to make a second ultra-conservative appointment to the nation's highest court and prompting fears of a roll-back of liberal protections.
Saturday's rallies are the latest in a series of protests against the Trump administration's immigration policies.
630 women sat on the floor of the building's atrium in protest of the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy that has separated families and has caused mass incarceration at the southern border.
President Trump responded to the recent Democrat backlash in a rally from North Dakota on Wednesday.
"What the administration is doing right now is morally wrong, it is inhumane and it has to stop", Gillibrand said.
Of course we are very sad and we were also very angry, but that helps nothing now". "And it's the same for Germany ". Sweden head coach Janne Andersson told the media: "We will go through our match plans this evening.
The PM eventually said it was "pretty special" holding baby Neve Te Aroha Ardern Gayford for the first time. Ardern explained Te Aroha was a rural town in the Waikato region of New Zealand where her family is from.
Britain's Prince William lays a wreath during a visit at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem on 26 June 2018. He'll also meet the mayor of Tel Aviv and attend a reception the British ambassador is holding in his honor.
Of course, Trump had something to Tweet about it and chose to make his opinion public. the president had a lot to say about it. Trump offered no clarity later in the day when he was asked about tariffs during a White House photo-op with Congress members.
The Strawberry Moon will spectacularly light up the night skies of Thursday, June 28, when it reaches its full moon phase. Some of the June full moon names are Cold Moon, Oak Moon, and Long Night's Moon, reminiscent of our names in January.
A division of the American Library Association voted to remove Laura Ingalls Wilder's name from a children's literature award. In changing the award's name, the library association attempted to navigate this tension.
Ingram posted the same scoring average as a 20-year-old, and he might have more upside than anyone on the Lakers' roster. Emrani is the same fan who earlier this year paid for #LABron billboards recruiting LeBron James to the Lakers.
It goes on to say that "while Hirani's Sanju is about the paradoxical life of a star, Ranbir's is much more deep and complex". On the first day of its release, Sanju earned Rs 34.75 Crore and became the biggest opener at the box office of 2018.
Before you lock in your 2018 World Cup picks, you need to see what European football expert David Sumpter has to say. This game sounds like an absolute cracker but, if I'm being honest, it's not really.
They are on an eight-match winless run at World Cup finals but coach Shin Tae-yong was pleased with the endeavour of his team. The shutout was Mexico's sixth in its past eight games.
Uruguay primed to quell Ronaldo threat
They have not faced each other since July 1972, when they drew 1-1 at Rio de Janeiro's Maracana stadium. Take the under (with apologies if you lose because one team scores the winning goal in extra time ).
Joachim Low criticizes Ozil after Germany exit
Germany players and officials are on their way home after their shock exit at the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup . The latest odds and betting lines have Brazil and Spain as the heavy favorites.
In farewell to U.S. shoppers, Toys 'R' Us urges 'Play on!'
The toy store chain announced in March they would be closing down and the few remaining stores are closing for good this week. Toys R Us , which also owned Babies R Us, collapsed in February after they were unable to pay a £15million tax bill.
Apple, Samsung settle lengthy iPhone patent war
Apple's argument was that Samsung's penalty should be calculated on the entire cost of the iPhone. Samsung paid US$548m of the US$1.05b owed to Apple in 2015, but appealed all the way to the U.S.
NBA Awards honor James Harden, Ben Simmons, Lou Williams
Harden is the third player in Rockets history to win the award, and he is the first since Hakeem Olajuwon won in 1994. Dwane Casey was crowned Coach of the Year after guiding the Toronto Raptors to first place in the Eastern Conference.