Re: acting AG Sally Yates and the immigration order: It was a dumb idea to leave her in that position, but it was a dumb idea for her to grandstand, given that the Constitution says that all executive power rests with the president. She had to go.
Once arguably America's premier character-formation organization for male adolescents, the Boy Scouts, long on their way to irrelevance, seal the deal with the new policy of allowing transgendered youth to join.
The California legislature is set to make the entire state a sanctuary for illegal aliens.
Strong - unhinged? - words from the head of the EU:
The Senate Health, Labor, Pensions and Education Committee votes to send Betsy DeVos's nomination to the full Senate.An increasingly, let us call it, assertive China, especially on the seas, Russia's aggressive policy towards Ukraine and its neighbours, wars, terror and anarchy in the Middle East and in Africa, with radical Islam playing a major role, as well as worrying declarations by the new American administration all make our future highly unpredictable.Particularly the change in Washington puts the European Union in a difficult situation; with the new administration seeming to put into question the last 70 years of American foreign policy.