Hague’s ‘legalise cannabis’ call rejected

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Lord Hague said Billy Caldwell’s case was an “illuminating moment” The government has rejected a call from Lord Hague to consider legalising the recreational use of cannabis. In an article for the Daily Telegraph, the former Tory leader said the war on cannabis had been…

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Methodists Bring Church Charges Against Jeff Sessions For Border Policy

More than 600 clergy and lay members of the United Methodist Church have signed a letter bringing church charges against fellow member Attorney General Jeff Sessions for the zero tolerance immigration policy that has resulted in the separation of undocumented children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. The formal accusation, issued on…

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She says federal officials took her daughter while she breastfed the child in a detention center

McAllen, Texas (CNN)The undocumented immigrant from Honduras sobbed as she told an attorney Tuesday how federal authorities took her daughter while she breastfed the child in a detention center, where she was awaiting prosecution for entering the country illegally. “The government is essentially torturing people by doing this,” Cornelio said.…

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Christian Leaders To Jeff Sessions: The Bible Does Not Justify Separating Families

WASHINGTON ― Attorney General Jeff Sessions seems to think Jesus would love his policy of separating immigrant families at the border. Christian leaders say otherwise. “While protecting our borders is important, we can and must do better as a government, and as a society, to find other ways to ensure…

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Doctors saw immigrant kids separated from their parents. Now they’re trying to stop it.

(CNN)The toddler pounded her fists on the play mat, sobbing, with no parent to comfort her. The heartbreaking scene was unlike anything she’d witnessed in her decades as a pediatrician. “I’ve never been in this situation where I’ve felt so needlessly helpless,” she told CNN. “This is something that was…

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Trump and Kim Can Learn a Thing or Two From Singapore

U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are spending such a short amount of time in Singapore this week. Maybe they should stick around longer to see what makes its economy tick. Singapore is an especially wealthy nation, with a per capita income of bonuses attached…

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Pete Davidson Was ‘On A Break’ From Cazzie David When He Got With Ariana Grande

This could be awkward… And then… Ariana happened. According to What do U think, Perezcious readers?! No problem here with all this going down “on a break”? Or do you owe your significant other something even if you’re not technically together?? Let us know in the comments (below)!!! [Image via…

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Scott Walker says building Canada border wall is a ‘legitimate issue’

The GOP candidate said voters have raised concerns to him about terrorists entering US from north, as immigration has become hot-button Republican topic The Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker said on Sunday that building a wall on the US northern border with Canada was a legitimate issue for us to…

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Desperate for jobs, Venezuelan immigrants turn to ride-hailing services across Latin America

Matthew Carpenter-Arévalo One month ago, Yonathan Segovia, a Cabify driver originally from Venezuela, was allegedly attacked by a mob of taxi drivers on the streets of Quito in Ecuador. the video that documents the aftermathfuera Cabify regresa a tu país venezolanos Though incidents of violence against drivers of ride-sharing apps…

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May ‘disappointed’ at upskirting law block

Image copyright Getty Images Theresa May says she is “disappointed” an attempt to make upskirting a criminal offence in England and Wales did not progress through Parliament after one of her own MPs blocked it. Conservatives have criticised Sir Christopher Chope for objecting to the private member’s bill. If passed,…

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Melania Trump Now Owns Her Own Private 1-Bedroom Apartment In Trump Tower & It’s Not Clear Why

The unit is reportedly the only one the board had ever purchased, and it’s unclear from the reports what motivation FLOTUS had in buying the 1,052-square-foot apartment for herself. The Real Deal notes that the unit is most commonly designated for staff who work at Trump Tower — typically, space…

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