The heart of the problem - if you're killed, it helps to be a celebrity, whether human or beast. For the rest - 3/4M black men incarcerated in the US, 10s of K of child brides in Bangladesh etc - suffering goes mostly unnoted and unheard.
Why, some are now asking, do people care so much about the death of a lion when so many human beings are suffering and dying? The surge of sorrow for a dead lion, they say, when compared to the relative quiet about other wrongs, reveals a moral flaw
Curt Harper began surfing at the age of 10 despite doctors telling his parents that their autistic son may have to be institutionalized. Now at 50 years old Harper is a fixture in the Southern California surf scene and regularly attends competitions.
How the reaction continues to play out will likely depend, in large measure, on how the Israeli justice system deals with the killers. There were already questions, from the Palestinian side, about whether the settlers' relatives, ...
Israel's diplomatic-security cabinet decided on Sunday move forward with administrative detentions ~ detention without trial ~ of Jewish terror suspects, in the wake of Thursday's deadly arson in the West Bank.
An investigative report by the Miami Herald published today reveals that two local Florida police agencies engaged in a slick money laundering scheme ripped from a Hollywood movie, reaping a whopping $2.4 million for themselves in drug money.
Juma'a Adem and Mahmoud Kharbish mixed glue with the gasoline, causing the flammable liquid to stick to the skin of the victims
Nathaniel Weiss was 3 years old when Muslim terrorists burned him to death. Ephraim Weiss was 10 months old.
Singer song writer has been to Africa and witnessed the glorious sound of a lions roar, as she slept in her tent. Perhaps getting celebrities interest they can spark Americans to do something and inspire the government too.
Set aside for a moment that, by the age of 12, Edwin Carl Debrow Jr. had witnessed two murders, carried handguns for so long that "the idea of it was very routine" and stayed in a succession of shabby homes where life included having the door busted down
"McDavid was released in January after serving nine years of a 20-year sentence on federal charges related to an alleged ecoterrorism conspiracy." FBI allegedly withheld vital information from his trial that would have exonerated him...peace.
Asia Bibi an innocent Christian mother of 5 caught up in the unjust and unequal society of Pakistan, has been given a historical death sentence (by hanging) from the Sheikhupura Court of Pakistan. Her crime? Simply under provocation she said: My Jesu
There are districts where immigrant gangs are taking over entire metro trains for themselves. Native residents and business people are being intimidated and silenced. The reasons for this: the high rate of unemployment, the lack of job prospects for im
A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQâEUR"and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.
Though the girl admitted to lying about her age and even her parents agreed the encounter was completely consensual and that Zach didn't do anything wrong, Zach found himself convicted of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct charges. He'll now have...