Just in time for midterms, Facebook has removed 559 pages and 251 accounts they claim have been spreading misinformation and spam. Several of the pages however – some with millions of followers, were pro-Trump conservatives who had spent years cultivating their followings. Caitlin Johnstone explains a bit more: Facebook has
Craiova (Romanian pronunciation: Romania’s 6th largest city and capital of Dolj County, is situated near the east bank of the river Jiu in central Oltenia. It is a longstanding political center, and is located at approximately equal distances from the Southern Carpathians (north) and the River Danube (south). Craiova is
The Pestalozzi Gymnasium in Herne bought 20 burkinis to ensure that Muslim students participate in swimming lessons and to support integration, headmaster Volker Gößling confirms. “Now nobody has an excuse anymore for not taking part in swimming lessons,” Gößling says. According to him swimming lessons are part of integration and German culture.
Introducing a performance by Bruce Springsteen, the actor twice denounces the president, but his words are bleeped out for TV audiences. The actor Robert De Niro won a standing ovation at Sunday night’s Tony awards in New York for attacking the president. Appearing on stage at New York’s Radio City Music Hall, De Niro
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual call-in question show contained an ominous warning about World War III. Putin quoted Albert Einstein to say that World War III would result in the end of civilization as we know it. Putin has the nuclear arsenal to end civilization unilaterally. In 2014 he annexed
A new investigation by Greenpeace International reveals that a palm oil supplier to Mars, Nestlé, PepsiCo and Unilever is destroying rainforests in Papua, Indonesia. Satellite analysis suggests that around 4,000ha of rainforest were cleared in PT Megakarya Jaya Raya concession between May 2015 and April 2017 – an area almost
Bradley Clifford will serve at least 23 years after ploughing into a moped, killing pillion passenger Sobhan Khan, after a bottle was thrown at his sports car. A furious motorist who killed a teenage moped rider after his prized Mustang car was slightly damaged has been jailed for at least
At least 160,000 took to the streets of Barcelona Saturday to demand the government increases its refugee efforts. Thousands of people marched in Barcelona to demand Spain’s government to increase its efforts to take in refugees. In September 2015, Spain’s government pledged to bring 17,337 refugees in within two years,