Trump’s erratic foreign policy course

Trump’s erratic foreign policy course

Image copyright AFP Is this, at last, the true face of the Trump administration’s foreign policy? US ground troops withdrawn from Syria at short notice; the long-heralded departure of James Mattis – a much respected defence secretary – who can clearly no longer tolerate the president’s mercurial approach to security and defence. Now there are…

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Trump ‘to scrap’ affirmative action policy

Trump ‘to scrap’ affirmative action policy

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Harvard currently faces a lawsuit alleging racial discrimination in its admissions process The Trump administration is set to roll back the Obama-era policies promoting diversity in universities, known as affirmative action, US media report.US Attorney General Jeff Sessions revoked 24 guidance documents on Tuesday, many involving race in schools and…

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Congressional panel respond to ‘zero-tolerance’ immigration policy

Congressional panel respond to ‘zero-tolerance’ immigration policy

The Committee on Homeland Security Democrats hosted a congressional panel on Wednesday to answer questions regarding President Donald Trump’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy, a practice that has separated more than 2,000 children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. Interested in Immigration? Add Immigration as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Immigration…

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Spotify remove ‘hate conduct’ policy

Spotify remove ‘hate conduct’ policy

Image copyright Getty Images Spotify have backtracked on the policy that removed R Kelly’s music from their playlists.In a statement released on Friday, the streaming service said it had created “confusion and concern”.The “Hate Content & Hateful Conduct” policy was introduced in May. It had proven controversial since its introduction, with Kendrick Lamar’s record label…

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