'These survivors were victims of systematic sexual violence ... but the two countries reached an unacceptable settlement without asking the victims' opinions.' Via @Reuters
The Justice Department's new gun initiative is aimed at expanding enforcement of existing gun laws, but critics said it would not seriously address the root causes of gun violence.
Purple boxes return across Monroe County for domestic violence center donations
"We’re moving from protests to cat-and-mouse, individual acts of violence." Unprecedented chaos continues in Hong Kong as the city braces for fourth-straight day of worsening protests. w/ @natlungfy @LeighWSJ for @business
Violence spreads in Hong Kong as protesting university students clash with police
Sorry, I don’t buy Rep. Tlaib’s tears. I have watched her violence, craziness and, most importantly, WORDS, for far too long. Now tears? She hates Israel and all Jewish people. She is an anti-Semite. She and her 3 friends are the new face of the Democrat Party. Live with it!
Proud of all the Americans who showed up to vote yesterday, electing a set of hopeful, forward-thinking leaders primed to protect Medicaid, draw fair voting maps, and reduce gun violence. A great night for our country—one that’ll leave a lasting legacy.
On this Violence Awareness Day'>National Gun Violence Awareness Day, let your voice be heard and show your commitment to reducing gun violence.
In the year since their friends were killed, the students of Parkland refused to settle for the way things are and marched, organized, and pushed for the way things should be - helping pass meaningful new gun violence laws in states across the country. I'm proud of all of them.
To Iranian President Rouhani: NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER SUFFERED BEFORE. WE ARE NO LONGER A COUNTRY THAT WILL STAND FOR YOUR DEMENTED WORDS OF VIOLENCE & DEATH. BE CAUTIOUS!
Even as we protect free speech and assembly, we must condemn hatred, violence and white supremacy. #Charlottesville