US Attorney General Loretta Lynch warns of ‘hatred’ wave ahead of Donald Trump’s inauguration

Attorney General Loretta Lynch speaks at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, January 15, 2017. (Photo by AP) US Attorney General Loretta Lynch says America has a long way to go before overcoming the waves of “hatred” and “intolerance” that are gripping the country, voicing concern about the future of race relations under […]

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US Justice Department to probe rise in hate crimes after Donald Trump’s election

US Attorney General Loretta Lynch (Photo by AFP) The US Justice Department is launching an investigation into an “alarming” spike in hate crimes across America following Donald Trump’s election victory, says Attorney General Loretta Lynch. In a video message on Friday, Lynch announced that she would review hundreds of alleged hate crimes that were reported […]

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FBI Director James Comey ignored Attorney General (AG) Loretta Lynch in telling US congressional leaders of new Hillary Clinton email probe

FBI Director James Comey (Photo by AFP) The FBI director acted against the wishes of the top US justice official when he sent a letter to the US Congress, notifying lawmakers about review of newly-discovered emails “pertinent” to the probe of presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s private email server, a new report says. Citing a “government […]

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