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on September 3, 2017 in World News

Italian Island Seeks Help to Deal with Algerian Migrant Influx

by Breitbart London ROME (AP) – The governor of the Italian island of Sardinia has asked the central government to do something about Algerian migrants who have been landing undetected. Italian news agency ANSA said Saturday that about 800 Algerians had reached the Mediterranean island aboard smugglers’ boats directly from their homeland so far this year. It quoted Gov. Francesco Pigliaru as warning about “social alarm” among Sardinians, citing crimes allegedly committed by recent arrivals. He asked Italy’s government to work with Algerian authorities to stop the flow. Those numbers pale compared to the hundreds of thousands of migrants...

by Breitbart London ROME (AP) – The governor of the Italian island of Sardinia has asked the central government to do something about Algerian migrants who have been landing undetected. Italian news agency ANSA said Saturday that about 800...

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on September 3, 2017 in World News

Store Removes ‘Boys’ and ‘Girls’ Labels from Children’s Clothing to Avoid ‘Reinforcing Gender Stereotypes’

by Victoria Friedman John Lewis has become the first major British retailer to remove ‘boys’ and ‘girls’ labels from children’s clothes to avoid what it calls “reinforcing gender stereotypes”. The retailer is now using “Boys & Girls” and “Girls & Boys” tags on clothes for children from newborn to 14 years old including skirts, pink tunics, and dresses, reports the Daily Mail. Head of childrenswear Caroline Bettis said: “We do not want to reinforce gender stereotypes within our John Lewis collections and instead want to provide greater choice and variety to our customers, so that the parent or child can...

by Victoria Friedman John Lewis has become the first major British retailer to remove ‘boys’ and ‘girls’ labels from children’s clothes to avoid what it calls “reinforcing gender stereotypes”. The retailer is now using “Boys & Girls” and “Girls...

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on September 3, 2017 in World News

North Korea Claims ‘Perfect’ Hydrogen Bomb Test

by Frances Martel South Korean officials have confirmed a blast at a nuclear testing site in North Korea that the nation appears to be claiming was a test of a hydrogen bomb. Shortly before the blast, state media published photos of dictator Kim Jong-un reportedly leading the testing. “Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un guided the work for nuclear weaponization on the spot,” Rodong Sinmun, North Korea’s state newspaper, reported Sunday. The newspaper claims “all components of the H-bomb were homemade and all the processes ranging from the production of weapons-grade nuclear materials to precision processing of components and their assembling...

by Frances Martel South Korean officials have confirmed a blast at a nuclear testing site in North Korea that the nation appears to be claiming was a test of a hydrogen bomb. Shortly before the blast, state media published...

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on September 3, 2017 in World News

Hundreds Rally in Pennsylvania to Protest GOP Rep. Charlie Dent: No More Obstructing Trump’s Agenda

by Penny Starr Despite police from a neighboring jurisdiction blocking entrances to Jordan Park in Allentown, Pennsylvania, on Friday, an estimated 300 people showed up for the “No Surrender” rally to protest Rep. Charlie Dent’s (R-PA) ongoing obstruction of President Donald Trump’s agenda. Pennsylvanians helped elect the president and now they want to see his agenda succeed in Washington, Ed Martin, of Phyllis Schlafly Eagles, one of the sponsors of the rally, told Breitbart News. “[Dent] has made it clear that he’s not going to support Trump’s agenda,” Martin said. Martin said he was told by the Allenstown Police that… View Article

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on September 3, 2017 in World News

Media Pushes Skewed DACA Polls, Hides Public’s Priorities

by Neil Munro Media outlets are touting polls which supposedly show public support for the DACA amnesty — but careful polls show the public overwhelmingly prefers immigration policies which help their fellow Americans find good jobs. The pro-DACA polls ask Americans “‘Do you want to be nice to people?’ and most Americans do want to be nice to people,” said Roy Beck, founder of NumbersUSA, an immigration reform group, whose polls ask Americans to rank their often-contradictory views. He said: We basically ask people to establish priorities. All public policy is about priorities. You can give people a list of 100… View Article

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on September 3, 2017 in World News

Back to School: Students Primed for ‘Social and Emotional Learning’ While Failing in Math and Reading

by Dr. Susan Berry Only 37 percent of U.S. 12th graders were prepared for college-level coursework in mathematics and reading in 2016, but many public school districts have become fixated on the latest progressive trend of “social and emotional learning.” There is little to boast about when it comes to the state of U.S. education. As Breitbart News reported in April of 2016, only about 37 percent of U.S. 12th graders are prepared for math and reading at the college level, according to the 2015 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) – also known as the Nation’s Report Card. A recent report...

by Dr. Susan Berry Only 37 percent of U.S. 12th graders were prepared for college-level coursework in mathematics and reading in 2016, but many public school districts have become fixated on the latest progressive trend of “social and emotional learning.” There...

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on September 3, 2017 in World News

Donald and Melania Trump Bring Sunshine After Rain in Texas

by Ben Kew President Donald Trump passed one of the greatest tests for any commander in chief – dealing with the devastating effects of a natural disaster, with grace, compassion, hope, and love. Trump and his wife Melania spent time meeting with Hurricane Harvey victims at the Houston NRG hurricane relief center on Saturday before serving meals with the Red Cross. Departing for Texas and Louisiana with @FLOTUS Melania right now @JBA_NAFW. We will see you soon. America is with you! pic.twitter.com/z3bHVdJVPr — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 2, 2017   CBS NEWS: President Trump hands out food at a shelter in… View Article

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on September 2, 2017 in World News

Public School Teachers Behind Violent Antifa Group

Peter Hasson Public school teachers are behind a leading far-left militant group that is part of the Antifa network that federal officials say is committing “domestic terrorist violence.” By Any Means Necessary, which has played a key role in riots in Berkeley, Sacramento and elsewhere, has dozens of public school teachers among its members, including among its most prominent leaders. The FBI and Department of Homeland Security began paying closer attention to Antifa groups in general after BAMN and other extremists started a riot and attacked marchers at a white nationalist rally in Sacramento last July, Politico reported on...

Peter Hasson Public school teachers are behind a leading far-left militant group that is part of the Antifa network that federal officials say is committing “domestic terrorist violence.” By Any Means Necessary, which has played a key role in...

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on September 2, 2017 in World News

Suspects in custody in shooting of 2 St. Louis police officers and bystander

by Jesse Bogan and Nassim Benchaabane St. Louis Post-Dispatch Two suspects were in custody Friday night in a shooting that left two officers and a woman who was doing laundry wounded. The officers, a man and a woman, were attacked in the 800 block of Dickson Street and then drove themselves to near 14th Street and Cass Avenue, where they called for help, officials said. They were in stable condition at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. The officers, members of the gang squad, were “ambushed” by two people they recognized and wanted to question, acting Police Chief Lawrence O’Toole said at a...

by Jesse Bogan and Nassim Benchaabane St. Louis Post-Dispatch Two suspects were in custody Friday night in a shooting that left two officers and a woman who was doing laundry wounded. The officers, a man and a woman, were...

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on September 2, 2017 in World News

HA! Melania Trump gives media ANOTHER chance to lose their minds by leaving for Texas in stilettos

Earlier this week when Donald and Melania Trump left the White House, the First Lady sparked an avalanche of media hot takes by wearing high heels when she departed DC for Texas (later changing into sneakers of course). Today, the First Lady’s giving the media another chance to beclown themselves: Pres & Mrs Trump step onto the rainy tarmac at Andrews and walk over the Air Force One. pic.twitter.com/Z2SeYrQkh7 — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) September 2, 2017 JUST IN: President Trump and the first lady board Air Force One to depart for Texas https://t.co/XfMC41XO1P — NBC News (@NBCNews) September 2,...

Earlier this week when Donald and Melania Trump left the White House, the First Lady sparked an avalanche of media hot takes by wearing high heels when she departed DC for Texas (later changing into sneakers of course). Today,...

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