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Global News 4/8/19 – Trump names Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard a terror group, Libya fighting threatens refugees, and Nielsen exits DHS

Members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps in Tehran this year. President Trump said the designation “will significantly expand the scope and scale of our maximum pressure on the Iranian regime.” Credit Vahid Salemi/Associated Press

Members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps in Tehran this year. President Trump said the designation “will significantly expand the scope and scale of our maximum pressure on the Iranian regime.” Credit Vahid Salemi/Associated Press

Global News 4/5/19 – House passes Violence Against Women Act, US revokes visa of ICC prosecutor over war crimes investigation, and Rwanda remembers its genocide 25 years later

“I know that fear, I know that terror and I just want to try to save another family from going through that terror,” said Representative Debbie Dingell, Democrat of Michigan. Credit Erin Schaff/The New York Times

“I know that fear, I know that terror and I just want to try to save another family from going through that terror,” said Representative Debbie Dingell, Democrat of Michigan. Credit Erin Schaff/The New York Times

Global News 3/29/19 – Working full-time and homeless, Syria detention camp faces reckoning with the wives and children of ISIS fighters, and Parliament rejects Brexit deal for third time

Monica Diaz came close to falling asleep while standing as she spoke to a lawyer who offered to help her pro bono with a complaint regarding city workers throwing away her belongings, including her identification cards. She had worked all night and not slept because of construction noise near her tent. Photo by Michael S. Williamson

Monica Diaz came close to falling asleep while standing as she spoke to a lawyer who offered to help her pro bono with a complaint regarding city workers throwing away her belongings, including her identification cards. She had worked all night and not slept because of construction noise near her tent. Photo by Michael S. Williamson

This Friday, read an exposé of the state of homelessness in the US, how a Syrian detention camp is trying to deal with what to do over the wives and children of ISIS fighters, and the aftermath of a third failed Brexit vote. Read more stories like this every weekday here.

Global News 3/28/19 – Theresa May offers resignation if Brexit passes, Facebook engages in housing discrimination, and Medicaid work requirements blocked

Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain leaving Parliament on Wednesday. She offered to give her critics what they wanted — her resignation — but only if they made a titanic concession: approving her Brexit agreement. Credit Jack Taylor/Getty Images

Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain leaving Parliament on Wednesday. She offered to give her critics what they wanted — her resignation — but only if they made a titanic concession: approving her Brexit agreement. Credit Jack Taylor/Getty Images

This Thursday, Theresa May raised the stakes of Brexit by offering her own resignation if it passes, Facebook was accused by the United States of race-based housing discrimination, and a federal judge blocked work requirements for Medicaid in two states. Read more every weekday right here.