This 19 year old was killed by a group of British men and they were not charged by Greek justice system. The petition is asking the British government how it intends to help the Tyrell family and get justice
From the vantage point of economic realism, development is inextricably connected to economic growth. However, degrowthers carry the deeply-held belief that economic growth simply does not deliver what it promises: increased human welfare.
Religious scholar Reza Aslan believes that these anti-theists employ a way of thinking that ironically is similar to religious fundamentalism. Atheism and Anti-theism are very different and the distinction should be understood.
The number of homeless children in the U.S. has surged in recent years to an all-time high, amounting to one child in every 30, according to a comprehensive state-by-state report that blames the nation's high poverty rate, the lack of affordable housing a
Actors including Viggo Mortensen, Peter Sarsgaard and Kelly Macdonald are gathering in New York today for a reading of "Voices of a People's History of the United States," based on the late historian Howard Zinn's book "A People's History of the United St
After reading a message using the word "f*****" on the receipt, a young gay waiter complained to his manager. The response...the manager of Kelley's Country Cookin', in Houston apologized to the diners!
Some town councillors in Poland don't want beloved storybook character Winnie the Pooh as a playground mascot.
The so-called "bear of very little brain" apparently doesn't have enough clothes.
The tubby little cubby, based on an actual bear named
There is a force so broad, so enmeshed within the logic of modern global power, that the solutions we all work toward in the specific struggles we care most about - be that inequalities in income, widespread poverty, or climate change-are all facing it.
Police tried to keep the identities of a Muslim sex grooming gang secret - claiming that naming them could breach their human rights.
A judge said he was sure they were engaged in sexual exploitation and said their excuses were lies and 'nonsense'.
The International Board on Books for Young People's Collection of Books for Young People with Disabilities has been moved from Oslo to North York's Central library. It has titles in Braille, Blissymbolics, even sign language
Since Hassan Rouhani became the president of Iran, the surge in executions has given Iran the world's highest death penalty rate per capita. Iranian officials have pushed for the execution of those they see as a threat to their system
In 1966, a breeder named Jim Baggett--Myers's predecessor at Oregon State--set out to breed a broccoli with an "exserted" head, which meant that instead of nestling in the leaves the crown would protrude on a long stalk, making harvest easier.
As a nation's population ages, more and more older people may draw from support systems such as Social Security, yet fewer workers may be around to pay into those systems. The problem is more dire than we think.
CHEMICALLY castrated, that is. Interesting... It appears that the enormity of paedophilia worldwide is ballooning these days. They claim it's a problem that's increasing dramatically in Russia from year to year...