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A new presidential directive forbids those entering the U.S. illegally from being able to seek asylum protections.
"If you started using this technology in languages that are not spoken by most people in the world, it could be a big source of foreign influence."
A lack of gender quotas and term limits, coupled with America's incumbency bias, means gender parity in Congress could still be decades off.
Global issues like immigration and trade have infiltrated the midterm election discourse, repurposed by President Trump as domestic issues.
As populists continue to gather force, experts say something more than anti-incumbent bias is at work in global politics.
Iran will likely find ways to sell its oil to global buyers, but as revenues drop, it may soon need more than gestures of support from its partners.
'Half of the American public is concerned about extremism spreading within Muslim communities in the United States,' according to a New America report.
"Trump has so alienated European countries, Latin countries and African countries that I don’t think the US should expect support for hardening the embargo"
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said politicians must take responsibility when xenophobia takes root in their societies.