Chilean police break up migrant human trafficking ring

Chilean police break up migrant human trafficking ring

Immigration into Chile has increased sixfold in less than 30 years, from 114,500 in the 1992 census, to 746,465 last year

Chilean prosecutors are indicting at least 10 people over their alleged links to a human trafficking ring that smuggled hundreds of Chinese migrants into Chile after charging them ,000 apiece for tourist visas, local media reported on Saturday.

Chile’s foreign ministry confirmed in a statement there had been an investigation into a human trafficking ring operating in 2016 and 2017 but gave no further details. Continue reading Chilean police break up migrant human trafficking ring

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US – Police Officer kills ‘pregnant’ woman with mental health issues in Baytown, Texas

US – Police Officer kills ‘pregnant’ woman with mental health issues in Baytown, Texas

Pamela Turner was killed by a police officer in a scuffle

Shocking footage has shown the moment a police officer opened fire and killed a woman moments after she told him she was pregnant.

The confrontation unfolded in Baytown, Texas, on Monday evening (local time) when an officer tried to arrest Pamela Turner, 44, over outstanding warrants.

Graphic video showed the officer struggling with the woman who could be heard yelling, “I’m pregnant”. Continue reading US – Police Officer kills ‘pregnant’ woman with mental health issues in Baytown, Texas

THE 2019 TIME 100 LIST

THE 2019 TIME 100 LIST

Crimson Tazvinzwa, AIWA! NO!||The women are listed alongside Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift and Jacinda Arden on the annual list. The annual list includes TIME’s 100 most influential pioneers, leaders, titans, artists and icons of 2019. Continue reading THE 2019 TIME 100 LIST

Washington, D.C. –  Women from across America and abroad stage anti-Trump protest for third year

Washington, D.C. – Women from across America and abroad stage anti-Trump protest for third year

US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, who launched her bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination this week, addressed the women’s march in Des Moines, Iowa.

She told the crowd that the 2017 march was one of the most influential political moments in her life.

“Now is the time to get off the sidelines. Our democracy only works when people like you stand up and demand it,” Gillibrand said. Continue reading Washington, D.C. – Women from across America and abroad stage anti-Trump protest for third year