Tag Archives: Politics of the United States

25Jan/17

Protesters gather at White House to slam Trump’s pipeline decision

Protesters gather at the White House to condemn President Donald Trump’s executive orders to clear the way for the controversial Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines. Continue reading

23Jan/17

Trump is sued over foreign government payments to his firms

A group of prominent constitutional and ethics lawyers sue U.S. President Donald Trump, accusing him of violating the U.S. Constitution by allowing his hotels and other businesses to accept payments from foreign governments.

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23Jan/17

Springsteen joins “new resistance” against Trump

American rock star Bruce Springsteen says the “new resistance” against Donald Trump has begun.
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23Jan/17
European stock markets

Trump reality rattles markets

European stocks and bond yields tumble and the dollar hits a six-week low after U.S. President Donald Trump began his term in office with a protectionist speech that pushed a nervous market into safe-haven assets. Ciara Lee reports Continue reading

22Jan/17

UK PM May: I will tell Trump when I find something unacceptable

UK Prime Minister May says that she will tell U.S. President Trump when she finds something “unacceptable”, but that their talks are set to focus on the “special relationship” between the two countries. Continue reading

21Jan/17

Thousands protest in London women’s march against Trump

Thousands marched through London against U.S. President Donald Trump, joining a worldwide movement from Sydney to Washington. A protest was also held in Edinburgh.

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21Jan/17

Washington, D.C. police arrest 217 after violence flares during inauguration

Washington, D.C. police arrest 217 on rioting charges after protesters clashed with police on the city’s streets following the inauguration of U.S. President Donald Trump.

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21Jan/17

Celebrities turn to Twitter during Trump inauguration

Celebrities including Alicia Keys, Katy Perry and Steven Seagal react on Twitter to Donald Trump’s inauguration.

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