Arizona Pastor Says Immigration Law Encourages Racism

Pastor Luz Santiago from Mesa, Arizona states the affects Arizona's SB 1070 is causing.

Gabriella Landeros

Pastor Luz Santiago from Mesa, Arizona spoke out against Arizona’s controversial immigration law during a press conference on Capitol Hill Monday.

“It has created racism, it has created hatred amongst the people,” Santiago said.

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Pentagon Announces Multinational Assistance For Iraq

The seven nations will provide arms and equipment to Kurdish forces battling the terrorist group the Islamic State, which has taken control of much of northern Iraq

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South Sudan’s warring parties agree to a ceasefire, but arms trade experts say the inflow of weapons into the country could signal more fighting to come.

Why Are We Letting Americans Go Hungry?

This is not how the wealthiest nation on earth should treat its citizens.

Ukraine Claims Capture Of Russian Sympathizers, Heavy Weapons

Ukrainian Security Services announced Tuesday they have captured a number of Russian sympathizers in eastern Ukraine, while Russia reports the forces “accidentally” crossed into the country

Bill Gates Donates $1 Million To Washington Gun Control Initiative

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The donation, first reported by the Associated Press, helps bring the total amount of donations to $6 million, giving the campaign a sizable war chest.