Culture

Inside Venezuela: The Socialist Haven on the Brink of Total Collapse
Venezuela Violenc
Breitbart | CARACAS, Venezuela – Even at Bogotá airport in Colombia, the closest major capital city to Venezuela, a look of curiosity comes over the faces of staff when you tell them you are heading to Caracas. Entry visas into...
Gay Trump supporters denied entry into Charlotte Pride Parade
Gay Pride
FoxNY | CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46) - A group says ‘Charlotte Pride’ is pushing them out of the Gay Pride Parade because they support President Trump. "I’m very proud of my country, proud of my president, and was once proud of my...
Ivanka Trump praises Saudi Arabia on women's rights after country donates $100 million to her cause
Ivanka
Independent.co.uk | Ivanka Trump has praised the progress of women’s rights in Saudi Arabia after the country and the United Arab Emirates pledged to donate $100 million to the first World Bank's global project for women entrepreneurs....
The UN has become a cesspool of corruption, prosecuting whistleblowers to hide crimes against women and children
UN
NaturalNews | The world’s governing institutions are crumbling fast, having become infested with corrupt people who have no allegiance to anything or anyone but themselves and the almighty dollar. The United Nations is one of those...
Wikipedia founder to fight fake news with new Wikitribune site
Jimmy Wales
Guardian | Jimmy Wales, the co-founder of Wikipedia, is launching a new online publication which will aim to fight fake news by pairing professional journalists with an army of volunteer community contributors. Wikitribune plans...
Dozens arrested as South Korean military conducts 'gay witch-hunt'
CNN | Seoul (CNN)"Sergeant A" doesn't want to give his real name, his exact rank or show his face. Speaking to CNN, he said he was afraid the South Korean military would find out he was talking to the media. He faces...
Fareed Zakaria: “Freedom Of Speech And Thought Is Not Just For Warm Fuzzy Ideas That We Find Comfortable…”
SHTFPlan.com | The alternative media has, for good reason, slammed CNN time and again for fabricated news stories, untruths and left-leaning propaganda. But the following opinion report from CNN’s Fareed Zakaria is a must-watch, as it...
Gay Chechens Denied US Visas After Attempting To Flee Horrors Of Government Crackdown
Independent.co.uk | The United States has denied visas for roughly forty gay Chechens currently in hiding fearing severe persecution for their sexual identity. The individuals are hiding in various locations around Russia after a wave of...
Student went undercover in a Chinese iPhone factory
Electronics
Mashable | Dejian Zeng may have built your phone. Or at least worked on it, anyway.  The second-year masters of public administration student at NYU Wagner spent six weeks last year working in a Chinese factory manufacturing...
A Quarter of Millennials 25 to 34 Who Are Living at Home Aren’t Working
Basement
PJMedia | A new report from the Census Bureau revealed that about a quarter of older millennials aged 25 to 34 who are living at home are neither working nor in school. A full third of young people between the ages of 18 and 34...
Chechens tell of prison beatings and electric shocks in anti-gay purge: ‘They called us animals’
Prison Bars
TheGuardian | At least once a day, Adam’s captors attached metal clamps to his fingers and toes. One of the men then cranked a handle on a machine to which the clamps were linked with wires, and sent powerful electric shocks through...
NY Makes Tuition “free,” But Students Must Stay in State Afterward
NYU
AP | There’s a big string attached to New York’s free middle-class college tuition initiative: Students must stay in the state after graduation or else pay back the benefit. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday that the...
Venezuela Reminds Us That Socialism Frequently Leads to Dictatorship
Venezuela Violence
Reason.com | On March 29, the Supreme Court of Venezuela dissolved the country's elected legislature, allowing Venezuela's top court to write future laws. The court is filled with allies of Venezuela's socialist president, Nicolas...
NoHo school budget cuts due to high white student percentage
North Hollywood
ABC7 | NORTH HOLLYWOOD, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Outrage has grown at Walter Reed Middle School in North Hollywood, as the school faces layoffs and increased class sizes due to a law limiting funds for schools with a higher white...
The Syrian People Have Been Betrayed By All Sides
Syrian Refugees
TheIntercept | Where do you stand on the conflict in Syria? This question has become perhaps the ultimate political and sectarian Rorschach test of our time. Are you a leftist or libertarian who opposes U.S. air strikes and waxes...
Inside the World’s First All-Female Special Forces Unit
Norway Troops
NBCNews | ELVERUM, Norway — An explosion just a few feet away rocks the unmarked station wagon as it travels along a dirt road in the Norwegian woodland. Immediately, two soldiers jump from their front seats and run for cover...
UN Child Sex Ring Left Victims But No Arrests
UN Troops
AP | In the ruins of a tropical hideaway where jetsetters once sipped rum under the Caribbean sun, the abandoned children tried to make a life for themselves. They begged and scavenged for food, but they never could scrape...
Germany approves bill curbing online hate crime, fake news
German Justice Minister Heiko Maas
AP | BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Cabinet on Wednesday approved a new bill that punishes social networking sites if they fail to swiftly remove illegal content such as hate speech or defamatory fake news. Chancellor Angela Merkel...