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Woman Who Climbed Stature of Liberty to Protest Trump’s Immigration Policy Convicted

Woman Who Climbed Stature of Liberty to Protest Trump’s Immigration Policy Convicted

Neetu Chandak | Education and Politics Reporter   A woman who climbed the Statue of Liberty’s base July 4 to protest President Donald Trump’s immigration policy and claimed she couldn’t bear the thought of “children in cages” received her conviction Monday. Judge Gabriel Gorenstein announced the decision after Therese Okoumou, 44, testified Monday. She was […]

Crazy ICE Protester Scales Statue Of Liberty, Forces Tourists To Evacuate

Crazy ICE Protester Scales Statue Of Liberty, Forces Tourists To Evacuate

Amber Athey, Media and Breaking News Editor A woman tried to climb the Statue of Liberty in New York City on Wednesday, leading to the evacuation of Liberty Island. Authorities were forced to shut down the monument for hundreds of tourists while they brought in a team to bring her down safely. HAPPENING NOW: A […]

An Updated Statue of Liberty Inscription

An Updated Statue of Liberty Inscription

. By Richard A. Nixon There are various of President Trump’s detractors who insist that the president’s calling Haiti and other countries “shitholes” is somehow racist. It can be readily verified that the president’s assessment is in fact correct and has nothing to do with the inhabitants’ race or ethnicity. There exists no evidence counter […]

New York vows to reopen Statue of Liberty, at its own cost

The Statue of Liberty, temporarily closed by a US government budget shutdown, will reopen on Monday to once again beckon other countries’ “huddled masses” — as well as not-so-poor tourists with dollars to spend.