Posts Tagged ‘Administration’

Farmers Sue Biden Administration Over ‘Racist’ COVID Relief Plan

A farmer plants corn in the Marvin Chapel field in Mount Airy, Maryland on May 19, 2020. (Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images)US NEWS BY KATABELLA ROBERTS May 7, 2021 Updated: May 7, 2021biggersmallerPrint A disabled white farmer has sued President Joe Biden’s administration over his COVID-19 loan forgiveness program, alleging he can’t participate because he is white. Adam Faust, a […]

Palestine activists reflect on the Biden administration’s first 100 days

Joe Biden has now been President for 100 days. We know the moment is largely an arbitrary Beltway obsession, but we’re also confident that Palestine will barely be covered in the mainstream assessments. In that spirit I reached out to some activists, authors, and organizations to get their thoughts on the administration so far. Sumaya […]

Democrats Send Letter to Administration to Use Other Definitions of Antisemitism

Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (right). Photo: Wiki Commons. JNS.org – Several Democratic lawmakers are circulating a letter urging the Biden administration to consider using alternatives to the official International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism. The letter, addressed to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, is being circulated by Reps. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.), Mark Pocan […]

Texas Sues Biden Administration for Allegedly Disregarding COVID-19 Rules at Border

The attorney general of Texas on Thursday sued President Joe Biden’s administration for allegedly flouting its own COVID-19 rules in handling the surge of illegal immigrants crossing from Mexico. Administration officials “have abandoned the preexisting protections against the introduction into Texas and the United States of aliens infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus during a pandemic,” […]

Whitmer: GOP Legislature Hasn’t Deployed Resources Trump Administration Sent Us

Governor Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI) claimed Thursday on MSNBC’s “All In” that despite Michigan’s surge of coronavirus case, she couldnot get the Republican-controlled legislature to “just deploy resources that the Trump administration sent.” Hayes asked, “Boris Johnson, of the UK, of course, who has not been a huge fan of restrictive-public-health measures and also in a […]

Biden Administration’s September 11 Withdrawal Plan Violates Peace Agreement

Biden Administration’s September 11 Withdrawal Plan Violates Peace Agreement By Black Alliance for Peace, Popular Resistance. April 15, 2021 | Educate! Above photo: Afghans have held rallies in support of the fragile peace talks. EPA. Members of the Black Alliance for Peace (BAP) criticized U.S. President Joe Biden’s announcement Wednesday that he would pull troops […]

UNRWA to Biden administration: ‘zero tolerance’ for antisemitism

Days after resuming US funding for the troubled UN agency that administers to Palestinian refugees and their descendants, the Biden administration says it has the commitment of UNRWA to “zero tolerance” for antisemitism, racism or discrimination. “UNWRA has made clear their rock-solid commitments to the United States on the issues of transparency, accountability, and neutrality […]

Biden Administration is Hell Bent on Starting World War 3

    Since Biden’s inauspicious rise to power, the world has become littered with hotspots from Ukraine to China where a major conflict could erupt at any time. Is the US deep state desperate to make up for four warless years? Coincidence or otherwise, the world feels like a much more dangerous place since Joe […]

Biden Administration Allows Oil To Continue Flowing Through Dakota Access Pipeline

Above photo: Environmental protesters demonstrate against the Dakota Access pipeline, in Washington, D.C., on April 1. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Biden Promised to Listen to Tribes and Fight Climate Change. Pipeline has no permit and is an affront to Tribal sovereignty; jeopardizes drinking water supply for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. Washington, DC – Speaking before a federal […]

In reverse of Trump-era policy, Biden administration restores funding to UNRWA

The Biden administration has announced its plans to reinstate millions of dollars in aid to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), nearly three years after the Trump administration halted US funding for the agency.  In a statement on Wednesday US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said […]

Texas, Louisiana Sue Biden Administration for ‘Sanctuary Country’ Orders Freeing Illegal Aliens into U.S.

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) and Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry (R) have filed suit against The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for “sanctuary country” policies that prevent Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents from arresting, detaining, and deporting most illegal aliens. In February, top DHS officials announced sanctuary country policies that prevent ICE […]

Biden administration ready to consider ‘some form of diplomacy’ with North Korea – White House

Washington is prepared to talk to North Korea if it paves the way to the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki has said, but that doesn’t mean US sanctions are going away. “We are prepared to consider some form of diplomacy if it’s going to lead us down the path toward […]

Barrasso: Biden Administration ‘Trying to Hide’ Border Crisis

During this week’s broadcast of FNC’s “Sunday Morning Futures,” Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) discussed his visit to the border with a Republican delegation from the U.S. Senate. The Wyoming Republican gave a very dire assessment of the situation and suggested the Biden administration was attempting to hide what he called both a humanitarian crisis and […]

Biden administration lifts Trump sanctions on ICC officials

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China-Iran Deal A Disaster For US Biden Administration

This Saturday Iran and China signed onto a 25-year co-operation deal, which spells a complete failure of the US “Maximum pressure” sanctions campaign. The agreement also seems to represent a disaster of the Biden administration’s attempt to isolate Iran and undermine China, only bringing the two closer together. The precise details of the deal are […]

Biden Administration Announces Push for Offshore Wind Farms to Create Union Jobs

The Biden Administration announced on Monday that it is putting forth a government-wide push to increase offshore wind farms on all three coasts in the United States, citing the move will “create good paying union jobs.” Press Secretary Jen Psaki spoke about the effort and a fact sheet the administration released at the daily press […]

White House Lists ‘Biden-Harris Administration’ On Its Official Website

The White House has decided to break with tradition and has listed the “Biden-Harris Administration” on both its official website and Twitter account The move has also prompted speculation about who is really calling the shots. You can unsubscribe any time. By subscribing you agree to our Terms of Use. Rather than listing the ‘Biden […]

Confused in Afghanistan: The Biden Administration’s Latest Trick

The Biden administration continues to engage in that favourite activity White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki can only describe as “circling back”.  And much circling is taking place in the context of Afghanistan. The cupboard of calamities is well stocked, with the US facing an emboldened Taliban keen to hold Washington to its word in […]

The Origins and Administration of Third Reich Concentration Camps

The Facts About the Origins of the Concentration Camps and Their Administration Article from The Barnes Review, Jan./Feb. 2001, pp. 11-16. Here’s a fascinating look at the concentration camp system inside Germany, devoid of the jewish hysteria often associated with the subject in jewish Hollywood films and in the “mainstream” jewish media and academia. The Barnes […]

Shane Vaughn Says He’s Been Called By God to Denounce ‘The Sin of the Biden Administration’

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Memo: Biden administration aims to ‘reset’ relations with Palestinians

Browse > Home / News / Memo: Biden administration aims to ‘reset’ relations with Palestinians March 19, 2021 by JNS Read on for article The Biden administration is looking to hit the reset button with the Palestinians, including the return to a more traditional position on a two-state solution and rolling back several Trump administration […]

Biden administration is considering relaxing Covid travel restrictions in mid-May, report says

The Biden administration is considering relaxing international travel restrictions to several countries in mid-May, CNBC reports. There is no official policy memo to detail the change to travel restrictions, according to the publication, but officials within the Biden administration are currently in talks about how to reopen borders as more people receive Covid-19 vaccines. “There […]

Biden administration limits what Border Patrol can share with media about migrant surge at border

Restrictions on what border agents can share with the media were passed down verbally, say officials. Some have released videos of the border surge anyway. The Biden administration is restricting the information Border Patrol agents and sector chiefs can share with the media as a surge of migrants tests the agency’s capacity at the southern border, according to […]

Biden administration crafting plan to reset U.S. ties with Palestinians, sources say

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Progressive House members call on Biden administration to support Palestinian rights

Twelve House members have sent Secretary of State Antony Blinken a letter, calling on the Biden administration to commit to a foreign policy that “supports the human rights and dignity of Palestinian people.” The letter asserts that Biden should oppose all forms of annexation, withdraw the Trump administration’s “peace plan” for the region, and call […]

Weakened Iranian Regime Tests Biden Administration’s Resolve by Demanding Concessions

People walk at a cemetery, where dead people and coronavirus disease (COVID-19) victims are buried, south of Tehran, Iran, Oct. 22, 2020. Photo: Majid Asgaripour / WANA (West Asia News Agency) via Reuters. JNS.org – Iran has suffered from an economic crisis and domestic instability for years due to harsh US sanctions and, within the […]

North Korea snubs Biden administration’s repeated attempts to get in touch – media

Pyongyang has shunned the Biden administration’s attempts to reach out through various channels since mid-February, US official told the media. The Biden administration, which is currently conducting a review of US policy on North Korea, has reportedly had no luck getting in touch with the country, despite repeated attempts to contact the reclusive state. “The […]

Biden Administration Cynically Manipulates LGBTQ Rights Struggle To Advance Empire

Above photo: Protester in U.S. ally Poland in 2018 opposing the government’s attacks on LGBTQ rights. Klarqa/Wikimedia Commons. Perhaps feeling wind in his sails after an executive order reversing Trump-era anti-LGBTQ policies, US President Joe Biden is now seeking to make defense of LGBTQ rights abroad a part of US imperialist foreign policy. The hypocrisy of his […]

Is the Biden Administration Planning on Violating the Taylor Force Act?

US President Joe Biden delivers remarks to Defense Department personnel during a visit to the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., February 10, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo The Biden Administration has signaled its desire to resume aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) as a way to jump start the moribund Israeli-Palestinian “peace process.” The obstacle to […]

The Biden Administration Is Greenlighting Haiti’s Descent Into Dictatorship

Above photo: A demonstrator takes part in a march during a protest against Haiti’s President Jovenel Moise, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti February 14, 2021. Reuters/Jeanty Junior Augustin. NOTE: March 27 to 29 is a National Weekend of Protests in solidarity with Haiti. Click here to learn more. As thousands of Haitians protest each Sunday against Jovenel Moïse, their embattled and increasingly authoritarian […]

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