President Joe Biden is being criticized online for allegedly canceling Operation Talon, an effort from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to deport convicted sex offenders in the country illegally. The operation, which was put together in the final weeks of President Donald Trump’s administration, was reportedly shelved in late January
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A mariachi band was filmed outside the home of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) as controversy continues to swirl over the lawmaker’s trip to Mexico last week. The footage, posted all across social media over the weekend, shows the band performing Mexican standards like “Cielito Lindo” alongside a small group of
Far-right activist and “Stop the Steal” leader Ali Alexander, formerly Ali Akbar, made oblique references on Telegram to QAnon, possibly signaling a dive into the far-right conspiracy theory. On Telegram, Alexander made a lengthy post about the number 17. The number 17 correlates to the 17th letter of the alphabet,
An Air Force veteran with decades of service may lead the Utah branch of the Oath Keepers. He may also belong to American Patriots Three Percent, one of the most prominent III Percenter (or III%ers) groups. Both are notorious far-right militias whose members have been arrested for their roles in
Today’s impressive technology has brought all the citizens of the world within closer reach than ever before, but there’s still one big obstacle in the way of us communicating freely: language barriers. Did you know that the number of languages spoken around the world is estimated to be over 7,000?