'Racism' vs. 'anti-Semitism': CNN dragged for firing black contributor over pro-Palestine speech

After firing commentator Marc Lamont Hill for a supposedly anti-Semitic speech in support of Palestine, CNN is experiencing its own backlash as hundreds of professors and students sign a letter denouncing the network as racist. “CNN and Temple University should have celebrated Hill’s call for justice and equality, but instead used it as an opportunity […]

Chains from Starbucks to The Cheesecake Factory are being dragged into American culture wars (SBUX)

AP Photo/Ron Todt Arrests and harassment of people of color at chains have dominated the restaurant news cycle in recent weeks following the arrests of two black men at a Philadelphia Starbucks.  The universality of eating at certain chains helps trigger convictions that while everyone visits certain restaurants, your race continues to impact your experience.  […]

‘Dragged like a dog’: Serbian official describes being detained in Kosovo (VIDEO)

The arrest of a senior Serbian official in Kosovska Mitrovica threatens to scuttle the EU-led talks and between Belgrade and Kosovo, which declared independence a decade ago with NATO backing. Ethnic Serb representatives in the institutions of Kosovo have withdrawn their participation following Monday’s arrest of Marko Djuric, the head of the Serbian government’s Office […]

An unexploded WWII bomb that shut a London airport is being dragged out to sea to be blown up by the Royal Navy

Ministry of Defence/Business Insider A World War II bomb was found near the runway of London City Airport on Sunday. The airport shut on Sunday and Monday, with hundreds of flights cancelled. The British Royal Navy dragged the bomb down the Thames overnight and plans to detonate it in the middle of the sea on […]

NICK COMPTON: How my old partner Alastair Cook dragged himself back into form

GETTY Nick Compton is Ladbrokes’ Ashes brand ambassador The Ashes may have gone but individual cricket careers are about far more than one series. And to watch Alastair Cook pull himself out of some serious depths in Melbourne has been nothing short of inspirational. It was disappointing that for all the talk about fast bouncy […]

The mission of Ford’s new CEO is being dragged down by the car business (F)

Paul Sancya / AP Jim Hackett responded forcefully to a New York Times report about harassment at two Chicago plants. Hackett’s task has been to reset Ford story for Wall Street, but the reality of the auto industry is hampering his efforts. He has no choice but to deal with the challenge of pointing Ford […]

Jimmy Barnes Has Absolutely Dragged Josh Frydenberg And It Will Leave You Reeling

This is environment minister Josh Frydenberg on the left. He is tasked with selling the government’s new energy policy, known as the National Energy Guarantee, or NEG. And yesterday, he appeared in Port Kembla next to prime minister Malcolm Turnbull to do just that. “More than 30 years ago Jimmy Barnes came to Port Kembla […]

Officers Who Dragged Dr. David Dao Off United Flight Fired

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The Antiques Road Trip: Charles Hanson DRAGGED by dog in epic BLUNDER

During his hunt for bargains in middle England, antiques dealer Charles Hanson took a short break to learn about the history of whippets – however things did not go to plan for him. Charles was seen getting dragged a few yards before he let go of the lead and dusted himself off as he got […]