News Roundup 9/12/17


  • Paul Ryan, John Kelly, and H.R. McMaster are all pushing Trump to sign a law to grant amnesty to DREAMERS. [Link] Trump Fyle
  • A video shows a California police officer writing a street vendor a ticket and taking money from his wallet. [Link] Police Fyle
  • The ATF created an unregulated illegal slush fund. The slush fund paid two informants $6 million each. [Link]
  • The simplistic viewpoint the media has on Myanmar is incorrect, in reality, the situation is much more complex. Refugees are fleeing Islamic militias and the Myanmar government. [Link]
  • Over 300,000 refugees have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh. [Link]
  • The UN imposed new sanctions on North Korea. However, the sanctions did not include the oil embargo the US was pushing for. [Link] North Korea Fyle
  • The IAEA defends the Iran Nuclear Deal. The head of the IAEA says the watchdog group is carrying out more inspections in Iran. [Link] Iran Fyle 
  • US coalition forces were injured in a suicide bombing in Afghanistan. The injuries were minor and several civilians were killed in the attack. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack and cited an offensive US leaflet for the attack. [Link] Afghanistan Fyle
  • The US Ambassador to Afghanistan said the US would never allow Afghanistan to be an ungoverned safe haven for enemies of the US. [Link] Afghanistan Fyle
  • The Islamic State has released a new video showing ISIS fighters using US weapons. [Link] ISIS War Fyle
  • The Israeli Justice Minister says Assad needs to keep Iran out if he wants to survive. [Link] Syria Fyle
  • The US backed Kurdish forces clashed may clash with the Syrian Arab Army while fighting for oil fields near Deir Ezzor city. [Link] Syria Fyle

On FPF #91, I share my experience of growing up after 9/11 and the Terror War. I was 10 when the 9/11 attacks happened. I share some myths I believed, I debunk those myths, and talk about how I was led to believe them. LISTEN HERE!!

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