Fri Dec 19, 2014 AT 7:53 AM EST
Actor George Clooney tried last week to rally Hollywood around Sony, reports Deadline. But his petition for support was a dud that not a single person would sign because they were afraid they’d be targeted next.
Thu Dec 18, 2014 AT 7:28 AM EST
President Obama announced plans Wednesday morning to normalize relations with Cuba after more than 50 years of diplomatic silence, Newsmax reports. Obama’s announcement said nothing about the Cuban government’s history of human rights abuses. Republicans immediately denounced the move. “This policy change is a gift for the Cuban government that has done nothing to provide basic, fundamental human rights to the Cuban people,” explained Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley.
Wed Dec 17, 2014 AT 7:40 AM EST
In an unusual decision Tuesday, a federal judge in Pennsylvania declared President Obama’s actions on immigration unconstitutional, reports the Washington Post. But don’t expect the opinion to change anything in the near future. The unorthodox order comes in a case that is only tangentially related to the president’s new immigration policy, and which is not a direct challenge to the orders.