What really happened to EgyptAir Flight 804?

What really happened to EgyptAir Flight 804?

GULLIVER is not the type of person to kick up a fuss on his travels, least of all when lucky enough to be at the front of the plane. But his patience was pushed to the limit a couple of years ago, when his EgyptAir flight from Cairo to London was blighted by the near-constant […]

Is What’s Happening in Yemen Really Genocide?

Is What’s Happening in Yemen Really Genocide?

Good question Saudi Arabia has spent more than three years bombing Yemen into oblivion and creating a humanitarian crisis. But is what’s happening in Yemen genocide? by Randi Nord Let’s block ads! (Why?) MintPress News

Fixing planet plastic: How we’ll really solve our waste problem

Fixing planet plastic: How we’ll really solve our waste problem

Stephen Wilkes/Gallery Stock By Aisling Irwin BY NOW, it is just a question of which heart-rending image you choose. There is the hawksbill turtle struggling to free itself from a plastic bag. The sea of polystyrene trash floating over a Caribbean nature reserve. Or the sperm whale washed ashore in Spain, its stomach filled with […]

“We’ve Got To Do something positive about Syria!” That really is, No All of you Don’t.

“We’ve Got To Do something positive about Syria!” That really is, No All of you Don’t.

Opinion — “We’ve got to do something about Syria!” goes the common Western refrain. Actually, no you don’t. “What? You’re saying we should just do nothing??” goes the common response. Yes. Yeah that’d be great. Definitely please get as far away from Syria as possible, thanks. Arguing that the Western war machine is a good way to bring […]

Pleased Valentine’s Week! And here’s why You can not Get wed to In case you Acquire About as Much as The someone you really love!

Pleased Valentine’s Week! And here’s why You can not Get wed to In case you Acquire About as Much as The someone you really love!

In honor of the one day every year when even the most wonkish tax policy nerds can set aside the calculators and spreadsheets for a bottle of wine and some red roses, here’s some cold, hard, unemotional data about the financial consequences of government-recognized matrimony. The upshot: If you earn about the same income as […]