Tag: afghanistan

Newsworthy – Nov 9th, 2018

Election results, new measures to deny asylum to a migrant caravan, US discussions with North Korea and the Taliban, exports being slowed by tariffs, and a new surveillance tool by Chinese authorities. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared…

Newsworthy – Aug 10th, 2018

Fiery heat waves, bankrupt retirees, NYC caps on Uber and Lyft, and the highest number of women in politics in US history. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

U.S.-Afghan Security Agreement Must Focus on Border

The United States and Afghanistan have negotiated a security agreement that Karzai says the future government in Kabul must decide whether it will accept it or not. His regime has also been talking to the Taliban, trying to make peace with them.

High Gasoline Prices Keep Lid on Consumer Spending, Recovery

The price of gasoline has reached $4 per gallon again in some U.S. cities, hurting consumers and businesses, especially those who are poor and middle class. High prices are containing the U.S. and world economy. Before the onset of the war in Iraq, oil…