Battle over sanctuary cities escalating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Immigration hardliners are threatening to hold potentially billions of dollars in state grants hostage as they seek to compel so-called sanctuary cities to cooperate with federal more…

Russia, Iran threaten 'force' if Syria hit again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Independent) Russia and Iran have warned the US they will “respond with force” if their own “red lines” are crossed in Syria. Following Friday’s cruise missile strike more…

Data in! Sanctuary cities have higher crime rates

by Alicia Powe -- [caption id="attachment_4297411" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Source: The Politics of Refuge: Sanctuary Cities, Crime and Undocumented Immigration; Aug.16, 2016. Data based on FBI crime statistics.[/caption] WASHINGTON – Surprise! Sanctuary cities more…