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Nielsen v. Preap; Detaining Legal Immigrants Just got Easier



The Supreme Court just ruled that if you’re an immigrant that commits a crime, you can be detained by ICE at any time after your release from jail, sometimes decades later, and thrown into a detention center until your deportation case is completed without the opportunity to have a bail hearing. What does any of that mean? How did they reach those conclusions? This video answers those questions.


Top 5 Takeaways China’s 2019 Economic Policy Summit



Every year thousands of Chinese politicians get together to discuss the future of the economy. This year the main focuses were a slowdown in GDP growth, a two trillion yuan tax cut, a new foreign investment law, China’s “Hidden Debt” problem, and of course the trade war. Here’s what happened.


You Brexit You Buy It; The Last Forty Eight Hours of Brexit News Explained



Brexit had fallen out of the news for a few months. This week, it surged back to the front pages as Britain’s parliament voted on several options for Brexit’s future. Here’s everything you need to know about the last few days of British Politics.


Where’s the Inflation? An Economic Mystery



For years the Fed has worried about inflation. Now that the economy is growing, the Federal Reserve chair, Jerome Powell is wondering where it went? Nobody knows for sure, but this video goes over the main theories as to why people aren’t spending their money like they used to.


Elizabeth Warren Takes on Tech Monopolists



Elizabeth Warren is proposing to break up these big tech companies and now people are starting to listen. She’s focusing in on Facebook’s mergers with WeChat and Instagram, Amazon’s exclusive product lines, and Google just buying and producing tons across the board. Here’s what’s happening.


How Do You Solve a Problem Like Korea? Bolton and Pompeo Conflicting Policies



After the fateful meeting in Hanoi everyone’s wondering what’s next. Problem is, our Secretary of State and National Security Advisors have opposing answers to that question. We’ll have to see which one wins the ear of Donald Trump.


ICE’s Overflowing Detention Centers; A New Brand of Immigration Emergency



During the recent shutdown debate there was an argument as to how many beds to provide ICE for detaining undocumented Immigrants. Well the problem has only gotten worse since then as an influx of immigrants has strained our detention centers to breaking point.


The Battle for Gun Control; The House’s Background Check Legislation Explained



The House of Representatives just passed what is being described as the first major gun control laws in decades. Here’s what’s in these two bills, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 and the Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019.


Venezuela’s Potential Revolution; The Crisis Continues



Juan Guaido and Nicolas Maduro are in a competition as to who is the legitimate president of Venezuela. The US is upping the pressure through oil and currency sanctions, and everyone is wondering what is going to happen now.


John Bolton Updates Trump’s Syria Withdrawal Plans



Trump wants to remove troops from Syria, John Bolton wants to keep them there. They decided to compromise by leaving 400 armed forces in Syria. Here’s what they’re going and what’s next for Syria.