New State Dept. ‘Unalienable Rights’ panel worries abortion, LGBT advocates

New State Dept. ‘Unalienable Rights’ panel worries abortion, LGBT advocates

by WorldTribune Staff, July 9, 2019 U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on July 8 the formation of the State Department Commission on Unalienable Rights which will  be grounded in the “nation’s founding principles of natural law and natural rights.” “I hope that the commission will revisit the most basic of questions: What does […]

‘In God we trust’? California city approves decals for emergency vehicles

‘In God we trust’? California city approves decals for emergency vehicles

Analysis by WorldTribune Staff, June 9, 2019 The God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob and His Ten Commandments were acknowledged in unrelated developments in California and Illinois Over the objections of the ACLU and 19 outspoken critics at a debate on the issue, the Bakersfield City Council on June 5 approved a proposal to add […]

Judge, an Obama appointee, blocks Trump’s asylum policy

Judge, an Obama appointee, blocks Trump’s asylum policy

by WorldTribune Staff, April 9, 2019 A federal judge on April 8 blocked the Trump administration’s policy of sending asylum seekers to Mexico as they wait for an immigration court to hear their cases. San Francisco-based U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg granted a request on behalf of 11 asylum seekers from Central America and legal […]

Activists remind winning NC sheriff of pledge to end cooperation with ICE

Activists remind winning NC sheriff of pledge to end cooperation with ICE

by WorldTribune Staff, November 11, 2018 Immigration activists are pushing the newly-elected sheriff in Wake County, North Carolina to follow through on his vow to end the county’s cooperation with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Gerald Baker, a Democrat who defeated incumbent Republican Donnie Harrison, said Wake County’s involvement with the federal 287(g) program will […]

Flashback: ACLU obtains documents showing widespread abuse of child immigrants – during Obama years

Flashback: ACLU obtains documents showing widespread abuse of child immigrants – during Obama years

by WorldTribune Staff, June 24, 2018 The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) on May 22 issued a press release saying it had obtained documents showing that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) under the Obama administration had engaged in “pervasive abuse and neglect of unaccompanied immigrant children detained.” The ACLU said its report was based […]

Report: With ouster of Sheriff Joe, Phoenix becomes sanctuary for illegal aliens

Report: With ouster of Sheriff Joe, Phoenix becomes sanctuary for illegal aliens

by WorldTribune Staff, August 23, 2017 Phoenix became a safe haven for illegal aliens after a liberal group met with the city’s new police chief, the government watchdog group, Judicial Watch reported. After a closed-door session in May between Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams and Will Goana, policy director for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of […]

Dissent in NC county board prayer case: Only ‘generic prayer to a generic god’ allowed

Dissent in NC county board prayer case: Only ‘generic prayer to a generic god’ allowed

by WorldTribune Staff, July 16, 2017 A North Carolina county violated the U.S. Constitution by allowing elected officials to open meetings with a Christian prayer, a federal appeals court said in a divided ruling last week. The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, in a 10-5 decision on July 14, overturned a ruling by […]

Supreme Court sends transgender bathroom case back to lower court

Supreme Court sends transgender bathroom case back to lower court

by WorldTribune Staff, March 7, 2017 The U.S. Supreme Court sent a transgender-rights case back to a lower court on March 6 after the Trump administration rescinded Obama administration guidelines allowing transgender students to use the bathroom of their gender identity in public schools. The decision to send the case back to the 4th Circuit […]

Soros-funded network backing legal challenges to Trump’s immigration order

Soros-funded network backing legal challenges to Trump’s immigration order

by WorldTribune Staff, February 2, 2017 The Open Society Foundations, founded by leftist billionaire George Soros, is bankrolling a number of organizations that have filed legal challenges to President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration from seven Muslim-majority nations. “Leftists have no regard for the security and well-being of the American people. To the contrary, […]

Rasmussen: Silent majority backs Trump’s immigration order

Rasmussen: Silent majority backs Trump’s immigration order

by WorldTribune Staff, January 31, 2017 A new Rasmussen Reports survey found that 57 percent of likely U.S. voters, including 82 percent of Republicans, support President Donald Trump’s executive orders on immigration. The survey was taken late last week, prior to the weekend protests against Trump’s executive orders imposing a four-month ban on all refugees […]