Sen. Bob. Corker, R-Tenn., an outspoken critic of President Trump, engaged in a Twitter battle with the president Tuesday. The online feud comes in light of the Republican lunch with Trump that will be held to discuss overhauling the tax code.
The Italian soccer federation has announced that a passage from Anne Frank’s diary will be read at soccer matches this week in response to racist and anti-Semitic actions by soccer club fans. Earlier this week Lazio fans covered the Stadio Olimpico with images of Frank wearing their rival team’s jersey. Lazio fans have a history of anti-Semitism, dating back to 20 years ago when they sported a banner aimed at rivals that read, “Auschwitz Is Your Homeland; The Ovens Are Your Homes.”
Catalonian leaders are planning to appeal to the Spanish courts to fight back against Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s aims to get rid of the Catalonian government and curb the region’s parliament. If Catalonia is not successful in Spanish courts, it will turn to international courts.