New Study Shows Little Evidence Fluoride in Drinking Water Prevents Cavities
Predictably, the CDC refused to entertain the idea that fluoride is not effective at preventing cavities. The post New Study Shows Little Evidence…
Anti-graft watchdog warns EU of corruption risk in five countries
The collapse of President Viktor Yanukovych's government in Ukraine last year amid street protests favouring closer ties to the EU than with Russia…
Federal agent pleads guilty to corruption charges in Silk Road case
He also admitted to signing a $240,000 contract with Twentieth Century Fox Film in a movie deal about the government's investigation into Silk Road…
America’s BBQ Grills Create as Much Carbon as a Big Coal Plant
As your neighbors fire up their barbecues this Independence Day, the most popular day in America to grill, they won't just send the scent of tri-tip…
BRICS will herald a new global order
- world today groans under the weight of predatory white supremacy that has condemned the majority of the people to poverty and hopelessness. But a…
Challenging the ‘refugee-victim’ narrative
- media, humanitarian agencies and NGOs evoke the imagery of helpless, passive victims when describing refugees to appeal to Western societies for…
Thousands of trucks stranded amid French ferry worker strike
Truck drivers in the U.K. are still stranded in lines 30 miles (48 km) long as disruption of traffic through the Channel Tunnel continues after four…
What $15 Per Hour Means to Those Living in the Real World
The mother in this video pleads a compelling case about why it is so important that a living wage be the standard in this country. Among her reasons…
See Me at CONvergence & SSACon!
This is rather belated since CONvergence starts today, BUT I’m here and will be on some panels that you should go see if you’re coming to the…
Tech Giants Oppose Broad Anti-Piracy Injunctions
In recent months there have been several lawsuits in the U.S. in which copyright holders were granted broad injunctions, allowing them to seize…
Oregon: Law Takes Effect Permitting Adults To Consume Cannabis
Oregon: Law Takes Effect Permitting Adults To Consume Cannabis Thursday, 02 July…