Nine shared traits between Big Pharma and the Mafia
The idea that the pharmaceutical industry can be compared to the mafia is for some a case of thinking the unthinkable. However, when you realize that…
Corporate lobbying group ALEC behind mandatory vaccine agenda
Over the last several months, Americans have witnessed an increase in media propaganda regarding the "dangers" of "anti-vaxxers," the "proven science…
Zimbabwe: Govt Arm-Twists Diamond Mining Firms
[Zimbabwe Independent] THE Zimbabwean government has successfully arm-twisted diamond mining companies by forcing them to agree to the consolidation…
Kenya: Divide and Conquer
[Africa In Fact] Before independence, the colonial government was the major obstacle to the growth of Kenya's labour movement. Now it is facing what…
Roof enters “temporary” not guilty plea to federal hate crime charges
Dylan Roof is arraigned in a Charleston court where he faces hate crime charges in the killing of nine African Americans at the Emanuel AME church in…
The Nugent Pedophile Defends the Lion Killer: A Perfect Matchup
Who didn’t see this coming? Far-right, gun nut pedophile Ted Nugent has stepped up to defend Walter Palmer, the Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil…
Still no election II
In an earlier post we noted that Suthep Thaugsuban’s return to political activism had caused some concern amongst the military dictatorship.…
O’Reilly and the Da
O'Reilly and the Daily Show are on opposing sides of... urinals?? - VIDEO…
Urthecast Brings You Earth Images and Videos from the ISS (Video)
Most of us probably won't ever visit the International Space Station (ISS) and look down at the Earth (motto: "The only planet we know has beer, so…
Yemen, Map of War: Saudi Offensive, Resistance and Counter-Attacks by Yemeni Forces
The big Saudi success in Aden has turned out to be a failure. Saudi proxies with the support of Operation Golden Arrow have been expanding areas of…
Russia’s UN Security Council Veto on MH17 Resolution to Establish and Ad Hoc Tribunal: Next Step the ICC?
Russia used its veto right at the UN Security Council to stop a Malaysian drafted resolution that called for the establishment of an ad-hoc tribunal…
U.N. Panel Spotlights Plight of Refugees
UNITED NATIONS, Jul 31 (IPS) - "Let us remember that behind every story, every figure, every number, there is a person - a girl, a boy, a parent, a…