Category Archives: Controversial

Key findings about U.S. immigrants

By Gustavo López, Kristen Bialik and Jynnah Radford of Pew Research The United States has more immigrants than any other country in the world. Today, more than 40 million people living in the U.S. were born in another country, accounting … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Immigrants, Pew Research, United States

NRA spends second straight year in the red with $18 million deficit

By Anna Massoglia, Kaitlin Washburn and Karl Evers-Hillstrom of Open Secrets One of the nation’s most powerful political forces appears to be in the midst of a steep financial decline. The National Rifle Association of America (NRA) experienced a $55 … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Guns and gun control, NRA

Bernie Madoff and the coming stock market apocalypse

By Larry Edelman of the Boston Globe It was 10 years ago today that Bernie Madoff’s Mother of All Ponzi Schemes burst into public view. While the headlines blared that investors were on the hook for something like $65 billion, … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Investing

New satellite images reveal activity at unidentified North Korean missile base

By Zachary Cohen, CNN North Korea has significantly expanded a key long-range missile base located in the mountainous interior of the country, offering yet another reminder that diplomatic talks with the US have done little to prevent Kim Jong Un … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Kim Jong Un, North Korea

Trump 2020 Shaping Up to Be a Campaign to Stay Out of Prison

By Eric Levitz in New York Magazine In 2016, Donald Trump claimed that America’s presidential election would determine nothing less than whether a proven criminal would be sent to jail — or the Oval Office. In 2020, that might actually … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Donald Trump