News of the Americas

  • Christopher Liddell joins another Kiwi, Anna Wilding, in the White House

    WASHINGTON, DC (Herald de Paris) —  A New Zealander and American resident, Christopher Liddell, 58, has been named Assistant to American President Donald Trump, and Director of Strategic Initiatives. Mr. Liddell will be joining another New Zealander and American resident, who has already been based out of the West Wing for well over 18 months, Chief […]

  • Dakota Access Pipeline Halted

    Standing Rock Sioux Territory (Herald de Paris) —  Three hours after our exposé on who owns the and governs the land where the Dakota Access Pipeline was being built, the US Army Corps of Engineers issued an announcement that it was denied a key easement this afternoon, and without it, they would be halting the current planned program for […]

  • TRUMP and WHCA ban legitimate media from inauguration.

    BY HERALD DE PARIS CONTRIBUTOR’S BUREAU ON JANUARY 14, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC (Herald de Paris) —  The Trump Transition Team and White House Correspondents Association (WHCA) have effectively banned and denied long-standing select legitimate White House Correspondents and media agencies from covering the inauguration, and the first days at least of the incoming administration. It seems […]

  • Obama meets Trump amidst a backdrop of tension

    WASHINGTON, DC (Herald de Paris) —  The American election has come and gone and yet two days later the shock remains – and it would seem for everyone, from all parties. The mood at the White House, throughout DC and Virginia, has been somber and muted at the least. New Yorkers say that mood was […]

  • “Where the Wild Things Are” President Obama reads to kids at 138th Easter Egg Roll
    PHOTO: ©2016 Anna Wilding, Carpe Diem Films, LLC., and Herald de Paris

    BY ANNA WILDING ON MARCH 28, 2016 PHOTO: ©2016 Anna Wilding, Carpe Diem Films, LLC., and Herald de Paris WASHINGTON, DC (Herald de Paris) —  Today marked the 138th Easter Egg Roll at the White House.  First Lady Michelle Obama told the crowd of 35,000 it was, “Bittersweet,” for the Obamas as a family, as it […]

  • Who owns the land at Standing Rock? The top thing to know about DAPL
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    By James Edward Sved (Berek Dore and Anna Wilding contributed to this article) STANDING ROCK  SIOUX TERRITORY (Herald de Paris) —  US Army veterans numbering in the hundreds have been filtering onto the snow-swept plains at the construction site of the Dakota Access Pipeline, intent on shielding the Native American protesters from the militarized police.  At issue […]

  • Did a major publishing house plagiarize the title of a questionable new White House novel from another author?

    OP ED (Herald de Paris) —  I didn’t sleep with anyone at the White House like this girl, Beck Stein.  Similarly, I didn’t accept or presume little girl waves from the President were meant solely for me;  share athletic equipment with the POTUS, or make eyes at the leader of the western world.  I was there to do a job. It took grit, stamina, guts and patience – A lot of patience.  It also took an innate sense of non-partisanship, and an understanding of professional ethics.

  • Mexican Repatriation

    By Abraham Ruelas SAN FRANCISCO (Herald de Paris) —  The Mexican Repatriation of the 1930s was a far distant historical event for me until two years ago when my Uncle Ralph passed away on October 27, 2015. During the eulogy I learned that he, my grandparents, Severo and Guadalupe Guerra, and their four United States-born […]