OPINION: Rousseff Re-elected President – What Lies Ahead for Brazil?
OPINION: Rousseff Re-elected President – What Lies Ahead for Brazil?
RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct 30 (IPS) - The tight race between incumbent President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil's Workers' Party and her opponent, Aecio Neves…
Snow to Plaster Appalachians, New England as Cold Arrives
Snow to Plaster Appalachians, New England as Cold Arrives
A storm riding a blast of cold air will unleash heavy snow on the central and southern Appalachians Saturday and will turn toward part of New England…
Accusers continue to step forward with allegations of sexual assaults committed…
Accusers continue to step forward with allegations of sexual assaults committed…
Accusers continue to step forward with allegations of sexual assaults committed by Jian Ghomeshi. His accusers deserve the presumption of innocence…
HBOS accused of misleading the public over £4bn rescue
HBOS accused of misleading the public over £4bn rescue
Courtesy of Tom Harper @ The Independent: A highly questionable deal between a major British bank, the previous Labour government and UK…
Normalizing occupation, NYT runs whimsical story on time zones
Normalizing occupation, NYT runs whimsical story on time zones
There’s a lot going on in Israel and Palestine. One Israeli minister has declared a “crisis” between the U.S. and Israel over…
Budapest Internet Tax Protest (2014.10.28)
Budapest Internet Tax Protest (2014.10.28)

The Hungarian government proposed a 300 FT/GB (~$0.60/GB) internet tax. The first mass protest occurred on Sunday, October 26, 2014. This was the…