May reshuffles chairs on Titanic|Humor

Today, members of the Cabinet swap positions for the best view of the historic sinking of HMS Austerity, while the band continues to play ‘Nearer, My Brexit, to Thee’. With a huge electoral iceberg looming ahead, the Prime Minister has promised front row seats for anyone suffering from morbid curiosity or just too much David […]

False Flag Wars: The Gulf of Tonkin

False Flag Wars: The Gulf of Tonkin

The Gulf of Tonkin incident is the most notorious false flag in American history. It resulted in the death of millions of people. Declassified documents reveal the North Vietnamese did not attack the United States on August 4, 1964. In fact, the CIA, through its South Vietnamese proxy, invaded North Vietnam and the standoff in […]

Many happy returns: new data reveal long-term investment trends

Many happy returns: new data reveal long-term investment trends

DATA-GATHERING is the least sexy part of economics, which is saying something. Yet it is also among the most important. The discipline is rife with elaborate theories built on assumptions that turned out to be false once someone took the time to pull together the relevant data. Accordingly, one of the most valuable papers produced […]

Investigating improved wind forecasting to harness clean energy potential

Investigating improved wind forecasting to harness clean energy potential

Top Story Wind is a highly variable and intermittent source of energy, which means that integrating it into the power system can prove tricky. Therefore, when integrating wind energy into the power system, power companies will rely heavily on backups to manage against the sudden changes in wind energy. To deploy this juggling act efficiently […]

DREAMer Finds Better Life In Mexico And Sees More Opportunities

DREAMer Finds Better Life In Mexico And Sees More Opportunities

Kevin Bueno, a 22-year-old Dreamer who lived in Colorado, found an alternative to all the chaos that occurred after Donald Trump took office. Bueno’s mother always dreamt of his son going to college and having a career, but schooling was going to be too expensive for an undocumented student. ElUniversal Bueno arrived in the United […]

Farage faces-off with Barnier: A look back at Nigel's clashes with EU bigwigs

Farage faces-off with Barnier: A look back at Nigel's clashes with EU bigwigs

Nigel Farage has been ruled out, crossed off, and repeatedly ignored during Brexit negotiations, but the man who drew up the blueprint for Britain’s exit from the European Union is finally getting his chance to be heard. Read more The former UKIP leader entered a showdown with Brussels’ chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier on Monday, […]

It’s Time to Confront the Scourge of Capitalism in the Food System

It’s Time to Confront the Scourge of Capitalism in the Food System

While it’s customary to blame consumer companies and their advertising campaigns for predatory and manipulative messages, it’s time to look beyond that critique to the truly deadly ingredient in the mix: capitalism itself. After all, the proliferation of lifestyle diseases is a direct result of lifestyle advertising promoted and subsidized under our capitalist system. Mr. […]

Intrigue over vanishing tweet announcing Grayling as Conservative Party Chairman

Intrigue over vanishing tweet announcing Grayling as Conservative Party Chairman

Published time: 8 Jan, 2018 13:01 Edited time: 8 Jan, 2018 13:16 The conservative party has deleted a tweet announcing its new chairman, adding a touch of drama to Monday’s cabinet reshuffle. Chris Grayling was announced as chairman, causing a stir online when the tweet was retracted. What had been expected to be a run-of-the-mill […]