Political Reporter

Yasmeen Alamiri

Yasmeen Alamiri is a political reporter that has long covered foreign policy and politics out of the White House and State Department. Her work has been published domestically and internationally for a variety of publications. Yasmeen is a Virginia native and a graduate of James Madison University and American University.


The truth behind U.S. prisons and the money that fuels them Rare Politics The truth behind U.S. prisons and the money that fuels them , Political Reporter 11:16am, October 12
Trump and the reality of illegal immigration in the United States Rare News Trump and the reality of illegal immigration in the United States , Political Reporter 3:50pm, October 3
Why does it feel like Republicans and Democrats are our only two party choices? Rare News Why does it feel like Republicans and Democrats are our only two party choices? , Political Reporter 12:09pm, September 27
More presidential debates? Here’s why they’re so important Rare News More presidential debates? Here’s why they’re so important , Political Reporter 12:16pm, September 26
Michelle Obama gathers thousands to rally for Hillary Clinton Rare Politics Michelle Obama gathers thousands to rally for Hillary Clinton , Political Reporter 6:18pm, September 16
Some experts suggest the only “yuge” thing about Trump’s economic policies would be their cost Rare News Some experts suggest the only “yuge” thing about Trump’s economic policies would be their cost , Political Reporter 1:18pm, September 15
Only a few doctors remain in Syria’s Aleppo, where bombs have rained for years Rare Politics Only a few doctors remain in Syria’s Aleppo, where bombs have rained for years , Political Reporter 3:38pm, September 13
Heart wrenching video taken by college students shows moment when planes hit the Twin Towers on 9/11 Rare News Heart wrenching video taken by college students shows moment when planes hit the Twin Towers on 9/11 , Political Reporter 7:12am, September 11
Thousands gather to push for religious liberty in government Rare Politics Thousands gather to push for religious liberty in government , Political Reporter 7:47pm, September 9
Are Syrian “safe zones” even safe? Rare News Are Syrian “safe zones” even safe? , Political Reporter 1:21pm, September 1
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The 10,000th Syrian refugee in less than a year arrived in the United States today Rare News The 10,000th Syrian refugee in less than a year arrived in the United States today , Political Reporter 1:53pm, August 29
For some countries, the Olympics are a bright spot during dark days Rare News For some countries, the Olympics are a bright spot during dark days , Political Reporter 1:18pm, August 18
Seeking Solutions | This is the key to stopping the heroin crisis that’s happening across America Across the U.S.A. Seeking Solutions | This is the key to stopping the heroin crisis that’s happening across America , Political Reporter 4:42pm, August 12
Finding success | Needle programs take aim at heroin crisis as it spreads from inner cities to suburbs Across the U.S.A. Finding success | Needle programs take aim at heroin crisis as it spreads from inner cities to suburbs , Political Reporter 4:06pm, August 12
The Crisis in Baltimore | How heroin and opioids have turned “Charm City” into the heroin capital of America Across the U.S.A. The Crisis in Baltimore | How heroin and opioids have turned “Charm City” into the heroin capital of America , Political Reporter 1:53pm, August 12
A mother’s love | There are two types of families crippled by the heroin epidemic: those coping with addicted children, and those who have buried children because of it Across the U.S.A. A mother’s love | There are two types of families crippled by the heroin epidemic: those coping with addicted children, and those who have buried children because of it , Political Reporter 10:58am, August 12
Behind the Badge | Ride along with this officer as he witnesses the heroin epidemic firsthand Across the U.S.A. Behind the Badge | Ride along with this officer as he witnesses the heroin epidemic firsthand , Political Reporter 5:41pm, August 9
The crisis in New Hampshire | Heroin epidemic steals spotlight from politics as usual Across the U.S.A. The crisis in New Hampshire | Heroin epidemic steals spotlight from politics as usual , Political Reporter 5:37pm, August 9
Everyone’s Addiction | As the heroin crisis grows, doctors prescribe enough painkillers for every person to have a bottle Across the U.S.A. Everyone’s Addiction | As the heroin crisis grows, doctors prescribe enough painkillers for every person to have a bottle , Political Reporter 12:46pm, August 9
Heroin in America| Series Overview Across the U.S.A. Heroin in America| Series Overview , Political Reporter 5:43pm, August 8
An epic, Rocky-style showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in Philadelphia Rare Politics An epic, Rocky-style showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in Philadelphia , Political Reporter 7:34pm, July 28
One look around the DNC floor shows the major difference between this convention and the RNC Rare Politics One look around the DNC floor shows the major difference between this convention and the RNC , Political Reporter 5:10pm, July 27
Once a proud Trump supporter, dad of Freedom Kids girl has changed his tune Rare Politics Once a proud Trump supporter, dad of Freedom Kids girl has changed his tune , Political Reporter 5:02pm, July 27
One state is beaming with pride at the DNC in Philadelphia Rare Politics One state is beaming with pride at the DNC in Philadelphia , Political Reporter 11:27am, July 27
The streets of Philadelphia have become whimsical runways for the DNC’s creative fashion statements Rare Politics The streets of Philadelphia have become whimsical runways for the DNC’s creative fashion statements , Political Reporter 10:19pm, July 26
Vermin Supreme weighs in on the DNC Rare Politics Vermin Supreme weighs in on the DNC , Political Reporter 11:12pm, July 25
Hundreds are still feeling the Bern despite the Democratic Party’s nominee Rare Politics Hundreds are still feeling the Bern despite the Democratic Party’s nominee , Political Reporter 8:56pm, July 25
Law enforcement presence at RNC and DNC couldn’t be more different Rare Politics Law enforcement presence at RNC and DNC couldn’t be more different , Political Reporter 7:54pm, July 25
Bikers for Trump ride into Cleveland to support the Republican presidential nominee Rare Politics Bikers for Trump ride into Cleveland to support the Republican presidential nominee , Political Reporter 9:15am, July 22
Judging by these delegates’ comments, GOP unity is a long way away Rare News Judging by these delegates’ comments, GOP unity is a long way away , Political Reporter 6:59pm, July 21