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Texas GOP passes voter suppression bill

The Texas GOP has passed a bill that would raise voting barriers. The bill is a major victory for Republicans to further disenfranchise workers who vote for non-Republican parties.  On Tuesday, the Texas Legislature passed the bill. The voting restrictions are part of a nationwide Republican push to tighten voting rules and change the way elections are run. This push …


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Explosion reported at Kabul airport after security warnings

A security threat was sounded at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul today. The numbers of injured and dead are not confirmed, however, reporters have identified that 20 people have been brought to the emergency room.  With the Taliban taking over Kabul earlier in August, thousands of Afghan civilians gathered at the airport. Many are trying to leave the …