But recent news out of the Department of Justice would seem to belie that claim, as several immigrants naturalized as citizens who had been convicted of sexual crimes against minors were permitted to retain their citizenship and remain in the country during former President Barack Obama's term in office.
Former IRS director Lois Lerner told a federal court last week that she and her family could face death threats and physical violence if her testimony of why tea party groups were targeted under her watch becomes public.
Anita Hill said former Vice President Joe Biden's recent apology for his handling of her 1991 Senate testimony against then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas is "not enough" to make up for his failure at the time "to show leadership on this issue on behalf of women's equality." read more
Libya will investigate alleged slave trading in the country, the internationally recognised government announced Sunday, following the release of video footage appearing to show migrants being auctioned off.
Rasool Samir, a former member of the Garden City (Kansas) Community College basketball team, believes he was kicked off the team for shooting baskets during the playing of the national anthem earlier this month. Before Garden City's game on Nov. 1 Samir continued to shoot baskets during the playing of the national anthem and was confronted by a school booster, later identified as Jim Howard by the Garden City Telegram. read more