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They're 'An Accomplice to This Horrible Evil'

They're 'An Accomplice to This Horrible Evil'

In February, when asked by a Jewish reporter to address the rise in anti-Semitic incidents in the U.S., Trump went on the defensive , accusing the reporter of asking an "insulting question". "That decision was a defiance of indifference", Dermer said. Some victims of the Japanese internment camps in the USA have also issued similar warnings, saying Trump's campaign promises and fear mongering about immigrants and Muslims echo sentiments that led to their imprisonment.


Israeli envoy to India condemns attack on CRPF jawans in Sukma

Israeli envoy to India condemns attack on CRPF jawans in Sukma

Singh then held a meeting with the Chief Minister and other senior officials of the state. The top officials told the home minister that now 90 per cent of Maoist activities was limited to 35 worst-hit districts, even though the naxals have influence in areas spread over 68 districts in the country.



Rockets advance while Spurs, Jazz take 3-2 leads

Rudy Gobert got hurt just after tip-off of game one, and missed the first three games in which the Clippers took a two-one lead. The Rockets had to put up 40 points in the fourth to come away with the win. It's the first time OKC has lost in the first round of the playoffs since they went to the playoffs for the first time in 2010. "Shoot enough shots and the numbers show".



Wall Street rallies as Trump tax reform looms

Trump has danced away from the populism he campaigned on and into the arms Wall Street. The Wall Street Journal first reported that Trump wants to include a 15% corporate and pass-through rate in Wednesday's announcement. But if they arranged to have an S-Corporation, they could just pay a 15 percent tax rate and call it a day. And in the Senate, Republicans need to win over some Democratic lawmakers to get the 60 votes needed for passage of a contested bill.


GOP budget hawks open to Trump tax plan despite deficit

GOP budget hawks open to Trump tax plan despite deficit

Mr. Mnuchin and Mr. Cohn made the trek to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office at the Capitol ahead of a planned announcement from the White House Wednesday on what President Trump wants to see in a tax package. President Trump plans to unveil his new tax plan on Wednesday. "The market will not interpret the plan negatively, but there are obstacles in that course, just like with anything that Trump says and does".


Hong Kong arrests 2 disqualified lawmakers over oath fracas

Hong Kong arrests 2 disqualified lawmakers over oath fracas

Hong Kong police on Wednesday charged two disqualified pro-independence legislators with unlawful assembly and forceful entry over an attempt to barge into a Legislative Council meeting in November. They are being interrogated over their attempt to retake their oaths, which were declared invalid, which saw the pair storm the legislative chambers and ended in scuffles with security guards, three of which were treated at hospital.