“fake news” is used most prominently by the President

SOURCE: TECH DIRT Here in the United States, the term “fake news” is used (most prominently by the President) to declaim news stories the reader doesn’t like. It has little to do with whether or not the content is untruthful and almost everything to do with swinging public opinion against the press outlet and its reporting. … Read more“fake news” is used most prominently by the President

The most antibiotic-resistant super bug

SOURCE: RT In an extremely worrying development, genes relating to one of the most antibiotic-resistant superbugs known to mankind have been found in the soil of the high Arctic, a remote and largely inhospitable corner of the world. The New Delhi Metallo-beta-lactamase-1 genes (blaNDM-1) were first identified when a Swedish patient of Indian origin, who traveled … Read moreThe most antibiotic-resistant super bug

United States is trying to undemocratically install a Venezuela’s president

SOURCE: MINT PRESS GrayZone Project — The right-wing opposition leader that the United States is trying to undemocratically install as Venezuela’s president immediately set his sights on the country’s state-owned oil company, which he is hoping to restructure and move toward privatization. He is also seeking money from the notorious International Monetary Fund (IMF) to fund his unelected … Read moreUnited States is trying to undemocratically install a Venezuela’s president

Taboo against medical and recreational cannabis

SOURCE: THEMINDUNLEASHED.COM As more and more people shake themselves free from the taboo against the medical and recreational use of cannabis, one would think that the mainstream media would similarly shift with the cultural winds and begin to show more flexibility toward the plant. In the case of CBS, this doesn’t seem to be an option. The network’s … Read moreTaboo against medical and recreational cannabis

University of Georgia Explained Big League Politics 

SOURCE: BIG LEAGUE POLITICS The University of Georgia explained Big League Politics that while they take “all claims of discrimination and harassment seriously,” they are planning no disciplinary action because the statements were made on social media, and not on campus. Last week video surfaced of a University of Georgia instructor, identified on video as Professor Irami … Read moreUniversity of Georgia Explained Big League Politics