Misogyny certainly contributed to electoral loss, says Hillary Clinton
"And layer on the first woman president over that and I think some people, women included, had real problems", she told a New York Times journalist at the ticketed women's empowerment event held each year.
Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said misogyny "certainly" played a role in her US presidential election defeat by Republican rival Donald Trump.
Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton reacted Friday to the U.S. strike on Syria, saying the USA needs a long-term plan to stop future attacks on civilians by the regime of President Bashar al-Assad. "We should have been more willing to confront Assad", said Clinton.
Clinton did not mention Trump by name when discussing Syria, but concluded that the action in Syria the night before "serve as a reminder that "politics matter enormously". But the action taken last night needs to be followed by a broader strategy to end Syria's civil war", Clinton said, speaking at a Houston luncheon for Annie's List, a Texas group helping to elect Democratic women.
Good Friday, Holy Saturday services in York, Chester, Lancaster counties
Mary's will be having services both on Saturday , Apr. 15, and Sunday, Apr. 16. "Seven Last Words of Jesus from the Cross", 7 p.m. On Easter Sunday , a 9am service will be held at Tamworth city, 9.30am at Southside, 5pm at Southside and 11am at West Tamworth.
Syria's Assad says Idlib chemical attack 'fabrication' - AFP interview
The post Syria's President Assad Attacks Trump, Says Chemical Attack is "100 per cent fabrication" appeared first on SIGNAL. The videos of children suffocating on sarin gas in Idlib were fake, President Assad of Syria said yesterday.
Syria's Assad says chemical attack '100 percent fabrication'
Shocking footage showed victims - many of them children - convulsing and foaming at the mouth. Russian Federation said the gas was part of rebel stockpiles, which the rebels have denied.
Clinton on Friday urged the administration to "recognize that we can not in one breath speak of protecting Syrian babies and in the next close America's doors to them".
The U.S. launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at a military airfield in Homs.
"I didn't fully understand how impactful that was", said Clinton. "What [Vladimir] Putin wanted to do was sow distrust and confusion as well as influence our election", she said and added that its time USA political leaders act like "patriotic Americans". But her remarks on the election, and the role gender discrimination played in it, made headlines.
She said she spent a lot of time wrestling with the fact that 53 percent of white women voted for Donald Trump. "I really believe that we should have and still should take out his air fields and prevent him from being able to use them to bomb innocent people and drop sarin gas on them", Clinton said Thursday in an interview with New York Times columnist Nick Kristof at the annual Women in the World Summit.
Chemical attack '100 per cent fabrication': Assad
Gen Sakat also said the regime had been not manufactured new nerve agents since 2014 as they already have a stockpile. CNN and other global media interviewed victims of the attack who described how many of their relatives were killed.
Neymar out for El Clasico after three game suspension
Barcelona giants, Leonel Messi and Luis Suarez tried their best to level the score, but today was not their day. Neymar was given two yellow cards in Barca's 2-0 loss Saturday to Malaga at La Rosaleda Stadium.
Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to US
Meanwhile, Russian administrators argued that the attack came from rebel forces in Syria, not Assad's regime, which the country backs.
Kulbhushan death sentence: India puts all bilateral talks with Pakistan on hold
India has called off maritime security dialogue with Pakistan, scheduled for early next week. Pakistan has claimed that death sentence was based on "credible" and "specific" evidence.
Musician John Warren Geils Jr. dies in Massachusetts at 71
Geils Band built a fanbase that was too big to quit, yet it wasn't until the 1980's that they would truly hit a commercial peak. Police are investigating Geils' death, but said that their "investigation indicates that Geils died of natural causes".
Japan PM: North Korea May be Capable of Sarin-loaded Missiles
US Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to arrive in South Korea on Sunday as part of a 10-day Asian tour. However, in recent months, even Beijing has expressed its wariness at the antics of the hermit kingdom.
Turks vote in historic referendum on expanding Erdogan's power
Turkish citizens will vote for or against a referendum package, which contains 18 amendments to the constitution. Vice presidents and ministers, but not the president, could still receive written parliamentary questions.
Kendall Jenner 'to return to the spotlight at Coachella'
The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star sat comfortably in a plush white robe while waiting for her hair and make-up glam squad. Alec Baldwin attending the New York Premiere of "The Boss Baby" at AMC Loews Lincoln Square 13 Theater in New York City.
Australia to help India train 4 lakh trainers, assessors
Australia will begin uranium exports to India as soon as possible, says Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. The two leaders also agreed to deepen cooperation in defence and security as well as in education.
North Korea: Trump's airstrikes in Syria justify its nuclear weapons program
President Donald Trump met with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago last week. Last week, North Korea fired a ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan.
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