More than 30 people working at Geneva International Airport have had their runway access passes revoked after the discovery of French baggage handlers suspected of radicalism. The cancellation of the Geneva Airport runway access passes took place in late December
On the Saturday broadcast of “Melissa Harris-Perry,” host Melissa Harris-Perry gave a monologue about the definition of “radicalized.” She pointed out that the definition of the term “radicalized” has been a trending search online recently, then went on to argue how
LOS ANGELES — Campus safety officers at Occidental College are denouncing a demand by a student activists that they stop wearing bulletproof vests. The police do not carry weapons, and bulletproof vests are their only protection.
FBI agents intercepted 18-year-old Abdullahi Mohamud Yusuf of Minnesota at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport last May while en route to Syria to join ISIS. He had obtained a passport under false pretenses, claiming that he wanted to visit Istanbul on vacation. He was later formally arrested and charged with conspiracy to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization, and entered a guilty plea on Thursday. He could spend up to 15 years in prison.
The process of assimilation is obviously a matter of great concern for any nation with generous immigration policies. Immigration without assimilation is akin to colonization. No nation benefits from importing a large population that does not accept its founding principles, or perhaps even its laws. However, assimilation is important for the native-born as well. It is a grave mistake to assume that people born in a given nation, even after several generations of native birth, will automatically assimilate to its culture.