From Python to Seinfeld – are these 12 classic comedies still funny?
Study: US is an oligarchy, not a democracy policymaking is dominated by powerful business organisations and a small number of affluent Americans
UN Says Mass Surveillance Violates Human Rights United Nations commissioner for human rights, Navi Pillay, had said that mass surveillance violates human rights.
TPP Leak Confirms Measures To Criminalize Corporate Whistleblowing | Techdirt As Mike has reported, the core of the newly-leaked TPP chapter is about granting Big Pharma’s wish-list, with other worrying stuff for the copyright industry’s benefit thrown in for good measure. Also: Open Media : Leaked draft confirms TPP will censor Internet and stifle Free …
‘Ashamed to be Australian’: 2014 Man Booker Prize winner hits out at Abbott policies The winner of the Man Booker Prize for literature, Richard Flanagan, has criticised the federal government’s environmental policies saying they have made him “ashamed to be an Australian” Tony Abbott who has recently gone heavily bought into coal advocacy
#StopDataRetention Australia’s disgusting government and it’s complicit opposition need to be called to account.
Reza Aslan and the shouting match of religion At a time when conversations about religion become heated, Reza Aslan says our identification with belief systems is about more than just faith.