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By John R. Platt
7 May 2015
(Takepart) – For the first time, plastic particles have been found in the stomachs of tuna and other fish that are a staple of the human diet.
There are sadly, many misconceptions about the debate on Scotland’s move towards independence and the break up of the United Kingdom. So deep-seated are some of these misconceptions that some people simply cannot discuss the topic, they have become so emotionally subscribed to what has been a deliberate misinformation campaign peddled by the UK political and media establishment, that they cannot lend an ear to those who wish to question it. 1,735 more words
Suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst gave a speech entitled “Why We Are Militant” in New York City in October 1913. A foundational document of the women’s rights movement, it seems especially pertinent in light of recent events in Ferguson, Baltimore, and elsewhere. 44 more words