Piers Morgan rages at Extinction Rebellion founder ‘Practice what you preach!

Good Morning Britain wasn’t on television screens for long this morning because of the Rugby World Cup coverage, but during the two hours it did air, presenter Piers Morgan caused a storm when he got into an extremely heated debate with the Extinction Rebellion founder over the climate change protests which are currently dominating the […]

‘My deal is right’: May defends Brexit divorce plan despite MP rebellion and cabinet resignations

Amid a string of resignations and huge backlash from rebel MPs, Prime Minister Theresa May still believes her draft Brexit deal with the EU will help secure British jobs, protect borders, and smooth the UK’s exit from the bloc. In a combative piece for the Sun on Sunday, May insisted that the preliminary agreement she […]

A New Young Rebellion Is Brewing in China

Students from China’s top universities are flouting government restrictions to support workers detained for trying to organize a trade union, following the biggest mass arrest of workers since 2015. Workers at Shenzhen’s Jasic Technology were arrested last week for protesting against the engineering company’s decision to prevent them from forming a trade union. About 30 […]

‘Ready Player One’ TV Spot: Welcome to the Rebellion

Are you ready for Steven Spielberg‘s return to science fiction? Not counting the alien subplot of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, this year’s Ready Player One will mark the first time The Beard will step back in sci-fi waters since 2005’s War of the Worlds. And as you can see in this newly-released TV […]

Spanish judge summons Puigdemont, 13 deposed Catalan ministers in ‘rebellion’ investigation

Published time: 31 Oct, 2017 18:39 The deposed Catalan president, Carles Puigdemont, along with over a dozen members of his government, have been ordered to appear in Spain’s National Court in Madrid for interrogation, AP reports. The politicians from Catalonia’s regional parliament, dismissed by the central government following a declaration of independence, have been summoned […]

The rise of artificial intelligence could spark a worker rebellion

VCG/Getty Images A massive artificial intelligence boom could displace the skilled upper class. Old ideas that computers can’t do certain human actions are being disproven. The AI job takeover could be a bigger problem because its benefits will go to the few who own the technology. The rise of artificial intelligence threatens to eliminate jobs once […]

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Season 4 Trailer Shows How a Rebellion Starts

For three seasons now, the CGI animated series Star Wars Rebels has focused on events occurring in a galaxy far, far away after the fall of the Galactic Republic in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. The fourth and final season will hit Disney XD this month, and a new trailer teases the adventures to come. Watch […]

Rise of the Empire expands Star Wars: Rebellion in all the right ways

Enlarge / There’s plenty of “more” in the box. (credit: Fantasy Flight Games) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com—and let us know what you think. 2016’s Star Wars: Rebellion was—ahem—a force to be reckoned with. Presenting the original film trilogy within the […]

Rodrigo Duterte declares martial rule in southern Philippines ‘on the grounds of existence of rebellion’

Thomson Reuters MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared the country’s south under martial rule for 60 days and cut short a visit to Moscow on Tuesday after Muslim extremists allied with the Islamic State group laid siege to a southern city. Presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella told a news conference in Moscow that […]

Knicks players are in ‘open rebellion’ of the team’s ‘discord and dysfunction’ as Phil Jackson’s tenure quickly becomes a disaster

Seth Wenig/AP After a 31-51 season that was marred by numerous ugly incidents, things around the New York Knicks got even uglier after Phil Jackson’s season-ending press conference on Friday. During the speech, Jackson said Carmelo Anthony would be “better off somewhere else” when asked about trade talks involving Anthony. He also said there’s been […]