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'WhereâEUR(TM)s the $500 Mn?âEUR(TM) Red Cross Promises Houses for 130,000 Haitians, âEUR(TM)Builds Only 6âEUR(TM)
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Caribbean basin, Corruption, Health, Mass media, Natural disasters, USA )


- 1418 days ago - rt.com
An investigation has found that the American Red Cross wasted $500 million in its bid to help Haiti, underperformed in its programs, and then tried to cover it up. Despite the NGOâEUR(TM)s celebrated success, insider accounts point to failures.
âEUR<Team America! Tories Call on Young Republicans to Boost Election Bid
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Election, History, Mass media, UK, USA )


- 1462 days ago - rt.com
A team of US Young Republican activists have been drafted in by an increasingly desperate Conservative Party to boost Tory efforts in key seats in the run-up to the general election.
Pressure Builds on GCHQ as NGOs Challenge Mass Surveillance in European Court
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Europe, Human rights, Information Technology, Intelligence, Mass media, Security, UK, USA )


- 1472 days ago - rt.com
A group of leading human rights NGOs in Britain are taking the UK government to the European Court of Human Rights over invasive mass surveillance practices they warn violate BritonsâEUR(TM) right to privacy and freedom of expression.
âEUR~Free Journalism DoesnâEUR(TM)t Really Exist in the USâEUR(TM)
Offbeat  (tags: Budget, Mass media, Media, Politics, Putin, Terrorism, USA, Ukraine )


- 1485 days ago - rt.com
The US mainstream media has been working hand in hand with the government in terms of carrying out a propaganda war and we see this especially in the situation over Ukraine, William Jones from Executive Intelligence Review, told RT.
&#8203;£50m Cut From Child Mental Health Services Since 2010, Govt Admits
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Law, Mass media, Medicine, Politics, Protest, Social networks, UK )


- 1565 days ago - rt.com
The UK's National Health Service (NHS) has been criticized after it was revealed £50 million was cut from the children's mental health budget - more than 6 percent in real terms - since 2010 when the Conservative-led coalition came to power.
The Lion's Share: Christmas Trees Recycled as Big Cat Toys
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Ecology, Global warming, Mass media, UK )


- 1568 days ago - rt.com
A British zoo has found a novel way to re-use Christmas trees after the festive season. Lions at Linton Zoo in Cambridgeshire have been given discarded pines as toys, with some heart-warming results.
Big Break: Russians Search for Cat Who Sneaked $1,000 Feast at Seafood Shop
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Crime, Mass media, Russia, Social networks )


- 1571 days ago - rt.com
A ginger tomcat who broke into a closed shop at Vladivostok international airport and treated himself to seafood worth over $1,000 has gone missing. The fishy story has sparked a media frenzy - both in Russia and beyond.
Year of Love: Heart-Shaped Emoji Named 'Word of the Year'
Offbeat  (tags: History, Internet, Mass media, Social networks )


- 1575 days ago - rt.com
For the first time ever the most used word of the year is actually not a word - it's a graphic symbol. The heart-shaped emoji topped an annual survey by the Global Language Monitor, having appeared billions of times a day around the world.
Republicans Plan to Push Back Against Net Neutrality in 2015
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Human rights, Internet, Law, Mass media, Obama, Politics, USA )


- 1575 days ago - rt.com
Republicans in Congress say they plan to oppose any efforts by the Federal Communications Commission to install net-neutrality rules that demand internet service providers treat all online traffic equally.
Outgoing Senator Urged to Release Full CIA Torture Report
Offbeat  (tags: CIA, Crime, History, Human rights, Intelligence, Law, Mass media, Politics, Security, USA )


- 1575 days ago - rt.com
Calls for Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colorado) to reveal the entire, unredacted CIA torture report have increased, with a group of former intelligence analysts issuing a memo that urges the outgoing legislator to read the report on the Senate floor.
Siberian 'Hachiko' Dog Allowed to Stay in Hospital Where Owner Died 1 Yr Ago
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Mass media, Russia )


- 1578 days ago - rt.com
The holiday spirit is alive and well in a hospital in Siberia, where Masha, Russia's own 'Hachiko' dog was given permanent residence status. For a whole year the loyal pet kept 'dogging' the hospital, waiting for her owner who had passed away.
Farage Defends UKIP ActivistâEUR(TM)s Racist, Homophobic Comments
Offbeat  (tags: Human rights, Mass media, Politics, Scandal, UK )


- 1585 days ago - rt.com
Once again, UKIP leader Nigel Farage is unable to make it through a week without a slip of the tongue landing him in an unfortunate media quagmire. This time he has been attacked for defending a former party activistâEUR(TM)s racist and homophobic slurs.
Whites the New Minority in America By 2044
Offbeat  (tags: Global economy, Globalization, History, Immigration, Information Technology, Mass media, Politics, USA )


- 1586 days ago - rt.com
New population projections by the US Census Bureau show that whites will become a minority by 2044. The US will be home to a youthful, growing minority population juxtaposed against an aging, slow-growing, and soon to be declining white population.
 

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