Philippines President Duterte says he was once gay “but I cured myself” Well there you go.
UN Torture Report: ‘Demonized’ Assange Has Faced ‘Psychological Torture’ Spend any time in online forums and you will likely encounter some idiot account spewing idiocies and half truths, impervious to reason. You have to assume they’re trolls, or indoctrinated by troll rhetoric.
Assange a victim of torture and Australia shares blame, says UN expert
The first total solar eclipse to be caught on film was recorded by a magician over 100 years ago Nice!
Applause for New Zealand ‘Wellbeing Budget’ That Dedicates Billions to Mental Health Care and Ending Child Poverty
Applause for New Zealand ‘Wellbeing Budget’ That Dedicates Billions to Mental Health Care and Ending Child Poverty And yet some mental giants are more worried about what a photo model on the front cover thinks.
We’re Buying Into a Giant Lie About Plastic We are not recycling. We are killing the planet.
Backyard astronomer snaps Jupiter storm using home-made telescope People can be awesome.
Religious freedom doesn’t offer immunity for bigotry Contrary to what Barnaby Joyce and his supporters claim, Israel Folau did not lose his job because of his religious beliefs. He lost his job for using these beliefs to express extreme ideas which were contrary to the terms of his contract, and abhorrent to the vast majority …
New research suggests sugar taxes and labeling are effective Taxes are the only thing that works. Education campaigns (a few posters, a banner or two on some websites and maybe a tv ad in an odd time spot) have limited success – but are strongly advocated by government committees that are loaded with industry wonks …
Julian Assange too ill to appear in court via video link, lawyers say The mainstream media took a long time to report on this. What happens to someone who exposes powerful people who have no qualms to murder? “He took refuge in the embassy in in 2012 to avoid extradition over sexual assault allegations, which …
Why insect populations are plummeting—and why it matters *sigh*
Australia’s 0.001 per cent have become 50 times richer in my lifetime How to foment a revolution.
Why Hundreds of Puffins Washed Up Dead on an Alaskan Beach Climate change kills
Rare bird and passionate twitchers boost economy for tiny town Rare creatures bring in the economic booms!