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Mar 17 15:12

Osborne’s Generation Y Package ‘Unfair To Core’

The full scale of financial hardship facing millennials was unveiled on Wednesday as Tory Chancellor George Osborne delivered his eighth budget, promising to “put the next generation first.”

Mar 17 15:12

Video: Kurdish-Controlled Autonomous Areas In Syria Expected To Declare Federal System

Kurds want lands they control in Syria to become federation under Damascus, according to local media reports.

Mar 17 15:09

Colonialism Via Data, Sensors, Genes, Neuroscience

In 2007 I wrote and presented a conceptual paper to an international studies group in Portugal. The subject matter was, generally, the use of Evolutionary Cognitive Neuroscience (ECN) to manage humanity. That paper would eventually finds its way, remarkably, into Rebecca Costa’s seminal The Watchman’s Rattle.

Mar 17 15:09

Popular Vote Doesn’t Count In US: GOP Official

A member of the US Republican National Committee has admitted that the GOP candidate in the 2016 presidential election will be chosen by the party establishment and voters have no say in the matter.

Mar 17 14:58

Raise a Glass on St. Patrick's Day with these 10 Irish Toasts

AMATEUR NIGHT being New Years Eve ! )

Mar 17 14:57

Zionist Media Seeks To Destroy Trump Presidential Candidacy: Analyst

Pro-Israel political forces in the United States have launched a massive media campaign against Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump to destroy his candidacy because he has proposed ending US wars in the Middle East, an American analyst says.

Mar 17 14:57

Video: 2 Years On: Crimea Marks Anniversary Of Historical Referendum

Two years ago an overwhelming majority of Crimeans voted in favor of reuniting with Russia – a move that was met by Western condemnation and sanctions.

Mar 17 14:43

US Slaps N. Korea With More Sanctions Over Nuclear, Missile Tests

The US has imposed “robust” new sanctions, blocking businesses from any dealings with North Korea as Washington attempts to punish Pyongyang for its missile and nuclear tests. Despite crippling sanctions, the North threatens to carry out even more tests.

Mar 17 14:43

Budgeting For Trident Nukes Robs The Vulnerable Of Welfare – CND

Britain’s Trident nuclear weapons system directs money away from those who need it most, Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) General Secretary Kate Hudson has claimed in a blistering attack on the new budget.

Mar 17 14:40

How Microsoft copied malware techniques to make Get Windows 10 the world's PC pest

Microsoft uses techniques similar to aggressive malware to promote its “Get Windows 10” offer.

As many readers have discovered, the persistent and constantly changing methods Microsoft uses to continually reintroduce its “Get Windows 10” tool, or GWX, onto computers means it’s extremely difficult to avoid.

Mar 17 14:29

He cannot talk, read or write, but Tories want severely disabled Stuart Chester to fill in 20-page form to keep benefits

A severely disabled young man who is unable to talk, read or write and needs round-the-clock care from his mother is the latest target in Iain Duncan Smith’s campaign against Scotland’s most vulnerable.

Stuart Chester, who has Down's syndrome, epilepsy and autism and is unable to feed or wash himself, is being told by officers in the Tory minister’s Department for Work and Pensions to prove he is unfit for work.

Mar 17 14:27

Video: British Scholar Arrested In Istanbul Over ‘Terrorist Propaganda’ In Kurdish Holiday Invitations

A British academic has been arrested in Istanbul for allegedly distributing invitations to Kurdish New Year celebrations.

Mar 17 14:27

Hillary Clinton’s Grim Legacy In Honduras

Who murdered Honduran environmental activist Berta Cáceres?

While the identities of the killers remain unknown, activists, media observers, and members of the Cáceres family are blaming the increasingly reactionary and violent Honduran government.

Mar 17 14:14

Recession Will Be Beginning - Take Heed

Mar 17 14:10

‘Mind-Boggling’: 17,000 New Jersey Children To Be Tested For Lead Poisoning

Some 17,000 children in Newark, New Jersey will be tested for lead exposure, after health officials found high levels of the toxic metal in nearly half of city schools. Critics say the possible problem would not compare to the crisis in Flint, Michigan.