Uighurs challenge China to prove missing relatives are free

July 31, 2019@11:51 PM TFP Editor 0

Rights groups and experts say more than one million mostly Muslim ethnic minorities have been rounded up into internment camps in the tightly-controlled northwest region, home to China’s Uighur population (AFP Photo/GREG BAKER) China’s claim that “most” inmates have been released from re-education camps in its Xinjiang region has been met with anger and scepticism by the Uighur diaspora which has launched a social media campaign challenging Beijing to prove it. Rights groups and experts say more than one million mostly Muslim ethnic minorities have [Read More]

Fox News Stars Go After Tomi Lahren for Sexist Jab at Kamala Harris

July 31, 2019@11:29 PM TFP Editor 0

Several of Tomi Lahren’s Fox News colleagues were upset with her sexist remarks about Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) on Wednesday evening. And they were not afraid to publicly say so. “I am curious to know what you think bringing a woman’s personal/sexual life into this accomplishes,” Fox News libertarian commentator Kat Timpf replied. “Men do that to us enough as it is. I’m honestly asking.” Fox News contributor Jessica Tarlov, a liberal pundit who often co-hosts daytime talk show Outnumbered, retweeted Timpf’s response to Lahren. [Read More]

'There's people down’: 911 calls chronicle chaos at Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting

July 31, 2019@11:25 PM TFP Editor 0

CLOSE Warning: The following recording contains descriptions of violence. Discretion is advised. Nate Chute, USA Today Network SALINAS, Calif. – The first alert of the carnage at the Gilroy Garlic Festival at Christmas Hill Park was broadcast at 5:41 p.m. Sunday. “Getting reports of a shooter at the garlic festival,” a dispatcher with the Gilroy Police Department says. Less than 10 seconds later, an officer confirms the shooting that would leave Stephen Romero, 6, Keyla Salazar, 13, and Trevor Irby, 25, dead as well as a [Read More]

Donald Trump's backers enjoyed all the infighting at the Democratic debate

July 31, 2019@11:23 PM TFP Editor 0

CLOSE Who won the Democratic debate second round was issues; health care took the lead, and race got lots of time, but some viral moments did well too. USA TODAY WASHINGTON – Few people enjoyed the Democratic infighting more than President Donald Trump and his supporters. “The people on the stage tonight, and last, were not those that will either Make America Great Again or Keep America Great!” Trump tweeted shortly after midnight, capping two days of Democratic debates. Throughout Wednesday’s debate, Republicans tweeted in delight as [Read More]

5 key takeaways from the 2nd Democratic debate

July 31, 2019@11:20 PM TFP Editor 0

Wednesday night’s Democratic primary debate saw the two highest-polling candidates on the stage, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, take fire from all sides. The second night of debates in Detroit also saw the first substantive discussion of impeachment at a debate this cycle, along with candidates deferring to Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on climate and an extended argument on health care. 1. Harris goes from prosecution to defense [5 key takeaways from the first Democratic debate in Detroit] Addressing Harris directly, Gabbard said: “When you [Read More]