Philadelphia mayor calls US President Donald Trump a ‘bully’ for ending immigration protections

The mayor of Philadelphia in the US state of Pennsylvania has attacked President Donald Trump, calling him a “punk,” a “bully” over his administration’s decision to end the temporary protective status of Haitians and other immigrants. “I don’t know where he was raised, but his family didn’t do a good job raising that guy,” Jim […]

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Bernie Sanders supporters burn Israeli flag outside Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia

Supporters of former US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders have set the Israeli flag on fire during a protest rally outside the venue of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Sanders supporters joined up with several other groups, including Black Lives Matter protesters and pro-Palestinian marchers, in a protest Tuesday night that at times turned violent. Dozens […]

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US Justice Department sues town near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for discriminating against Muslims

Attorney General Loretta Lynch (R) with Vanita Gupta, head of the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, at the Justice Department headquarters in Washington on July 8, 2016. (AP photo) The US Justice Department is suing a town near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for religious discrimination because it refused to issue a permit for a mosque in 2014. […]

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