Generation being born now is the last to be free – Assange in last interview before blackout (VIDEO)

Before his links to the world was cut by his Ecuadorian hosts, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange gave an interview on how technological advances are changing humankind. He said global surveillance will soon be totally unavoidable. The interview was provided to RT by organizers of the World Ethical Data Forum in Barcelona. Assange, who is currently […]

Generation being born now is the last to be free – Assange in last interview before blackout (VIDEO)

Before his links to the world was cut by his Ecuadorian hosts, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange gave an interview on how technological advances are changing humankind. He said global surveillance will soon be totally unavoidable. The interview was provided to RT by organizers of the World Ethical Data Forum in Barcelona. Assange, who is currently […]

Was Meghan Markle seen outside of Kensington Palace being a very responsible dog owner?

Meghan Markle, 37, is settling into her life as a Duchess, living in Kensington Palace with her husband Prince Harry, 33. The couple have been undertaking numerous official outings, but some believe Meghan headed out alone yesterday. Lisa Petrillo, who is an entertainment journalist for CBS Miami made the spot. She posted to her Instagram […]

Orthodox Jewish women are being shamed for long 'slutty' wigs

Rabbis in New York are shaming Orthodox Jewish women over wearing wigs deemed to be “too long” and therefore “slutty.” Jewish law requires married Orthodox women to wear wigs, called sheitels, to stop them from enticing men who aren’t their husbands. Religious traditionalists are now cracking down on modern lengths of fake hair, which they […]

How a day driving high-downforce cars at VIR taught me I’m OK being slow

(credit: Jonathan Gitlin) When the invitation to try out the new formula and sports prototype cars at Virginia International Raceway arrived in my inbox, I was pretty sure I’d have to politely decline. I could hear the boss’ response immediately: “So, you just want to spend a day at the track doing laps?” But this […]

Genesis G70 about to hit showrooms, as the showrooms are being figured out

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Sedan,Luxury,Genesis The Essentia Concept isn’t dead yet, either. Continue reading Genesis G70 about to hit showrooms, as the showrooms are being figured out Genesis G70 about to hit showrooms, as the showrooms are being figured out originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 05 Sep 2018 18:15:00 EDT. Please […]

Being reminded of your political bubble can stop you from breaking out

Enlarge (credit: Nats Sitticus) Using social media is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, it can connect us to many more people than we would otherwise interact with, which is great. But our choices regarding who we interact with (often amplified by a platform’s algorithms) limit many of our social networks in a  way […]

Khalil Mack signs game-changing $141 million contract hours after being traded to the Chicago Bears

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images Khalil Mack is now the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history. Mack was traded to the Chicago Bears on Saturday, and agreed to a six-year, $ 141 million extension with the team just hours later. The record-setting deal comes just a day after Aaron Donald set a previous high mark with […]

Rules on bank lending in poor neighbourhoods are being rethought

THE document is dry, dusted with references to “benchmarks”, “performance evaluation” and “a metric-based framework”. But the 25 pages published on August 28th by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), one of America’s federal bank regulators, may start a protracted dispute over lenders’ obligations to poor neighbourhoods and hence to racial minorities. […]