Pres. Biden announces his picks for four key religious freedom roles, including Khzir Khan, the Muslim-American father of a slain U.S. soldier who became an outspoken critic of former Pres. Trump.
President Joe Biden on Friday announced his picks for four key religious freedom roles
throughout both of his campaigns.Khan was appointed to be a commissioner of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, a body that investigates and monitors religious freedom issues across the globe and makes recommendations to the administration on how to address abuses. He rose to national prominence during the 2016 campaign with his sharp critiques of Trump’s policies and rhetoric towards Muslims, ultimately speaking out against the Republican at the 2016 Democratic National Convention and sharing the story of his son, a U.S. Army captain who died in
Iraqin 2004.Biden is also appointing Sharon Kleinbaum, a rabbi at Congregation Beit Simchat Torah in New York City and a prominent activist for LGBTQ rights, as a commissioner of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom.Biden’s nominations include Rashad Hussain, who would be the first Muslim American to serve as the U.S. ambassador-at-large for International Religious Freedom. Hussain previously served in the Obama administration as White House counsel, as well as U.S. special envoy to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, among other roles.Read more: ABC News »
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Organized Religion managers? It seems as if Sleepy Joe Biden is out ' I know the best People ' ing The Other Guy's I know the best people. The prime minister of the government of Spain leads a government in coalition with communist radicals. In this act of party, everyone singing the communist anthem 'The International' with their fists raised.
Now,You Have To Understand What a Precarious Situation He’s in....Being Catholic..The Catholic Church needs to Cut Him some Slack 🙋🏻🙏 O Muslims in America, the time has come for you to wake up from your sleep, remove the garments of dishonor, and shake off the dust of humiliation and disgrace, for the era of lamenting and moaning has gone, and the dawn of honor has emerged anew and the sun of jihad has risen.
President Biden hopes to revive vaccine effort with new rules, incentivesOn Thursday, President Biden discussed new steps the White House plans to take to get more Americans vaccinated and slow the spread of coronavirus. The Morning Joe panel discusses Biden's remarks and how the virus is ravaging parts of the country. If this helps save people's lives it maybe necessary. It's unfair to those already vaccinated but something has to move people to get vaccinated.
Joe Biden keeps up monthly U.S. Navy warship patrols in Taiwan Strait amid China protestsThe Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Benfold made its maiden Taiwan Strait transit on Wednesday.
Joe Biden To Announce Covid-19 Vaccination Requirement For Federal WorkersPresident Joe Biden, seeking to curb the spread of the Delta variant, will announce a new mandate for the federal workforce that requires them to attest to having a Covid-19 vaccination or to under… Be on the right side of history and opposed this neo segregation. NoVaccinePassports We have been patient with the unvaccinated, but too many lives have been lost and our patience is over. If you refuse to do the right thing for society and get vaccinated, it is time for you to return to quarantine and stay out of our society. Interact with society via twitter.
Norm Ornstein on Pres. Biden’s agenda: ‘We’re talking about FDR territory’Despite Donald Trump’s attempts to sabotage the bipartisan infrastructure bill, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and 16 other Republicans voted to advance the bipartisan infrastructure bill. Congressional Historian Norm Ornstein joins Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss Mitch McConnell’s ‘yes’ vote and the “far from perfect … but solid” infrastructure bill. No not at all FDR was a vegetable too?
Pelosi rebuffs Schumer’s push to get Biden to cancel student debtNancy Pelosi rejected efforts by Chuck Schumer and other progressives to convince Biden to unilaterally cancel large amounts of student loan debt, exacerbating a growing rift in the Democratic party over the issue Good luck Democrats keeping your base🤬 Schumer and Pelosi are having the wrong conversation. Cancelling the debt is papering over the problem. We have too many people going to universities AND we have too many people majoring in something that basically guarantees that can't repay their loans. Oh, and banks suck. In this day and time, America should be supporting higher education at all costs. Lack of access to education due to lack of affordability has brought us MAGA and the anti-science group. Nancy got this one wrong.
Biden ramps up vaccine push with call for $100 payments'Look, this is not about red states and blue states. It's literally about life and death,' the president said. Add 3 more zeros to that number and I may consider getting the vaccine. Throw in a carton of cigarettes and a bottle of whiskey - and people will be lining up to get the shot. 😏 Pathetic hahahah