As we learned in Bridgend, Wales hunger is growing and food banks are being asked everywhere to fill an unprecedented need. Now USA Today reports 1 in 4 military families in the USA seek help… Read More
The scale of the Ebola outbreak appears to be “vastly underestimated”, the UN’s health agency says, as the death toll from the disease reaches 1,069. The World Health Organization said its staff had seen evidence that… Read More
Sure, spinach has a place in your salad bowl, but could you soon be using it to fuel your car? A group of scientists who are experimenting with supermarket-bought spinach hope that the superfood might… Read More
Who knew The Golden Arches would actually become a beacon of democracy? On Wednesday, two reporters covering the protests surrounding the fatal police shooting of the unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, were… Read More
John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight programme is one of the best and most insightful on television. This episode John absolutely destroys payday lenders and their government protectors who should be regulating them!
by Robert Reich In recent weeks, the managers, employees, and customers of a New England chain of supermarkets called “Market Basket” have joined together to oppose the board of director’s decision earlier in the year… Read More
Looks like the pipeline is in even deeper trouble as initial pollution calculations are proved wrong. A proposed pipeline from Canada to the United States may result in much higher greenhouse gas emissions than previously… Read More
Looks like the system is working just fine. NEW YORK (Reuters) – Yanking a bicycle from the docking station outside New York’s Grand Central Terminal, a helmetless rider slung a golf bag full of clubs… Read More