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UN: Ban Peacekeeping Troops Who Commit Child Abuse

A UN peacekeeping review is urging a ban on peacekeeping operations from countries whose troops have abused children.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 17, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Uber Fails Again By Gouging Sydney Riders During The Hostage Crisis

Rideshare app Uber proved once again that it’s out of touch with its customers this weekend by intentionally raising prices in the middle of a hostage crisis in Sydney. Like,…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 15, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Uber, The Rideshare App Of Horrors, Suggests Doxxing Journalists (Which Ashton Kutcher Doesn’t Think Is “So Wrong”)

This past Monday, Buzzfeed published an account of Uber executive Emil Michael suggesting that Uber could and should spend millions of dollars digging up dirt on journalists’ personal lives in…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 19, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Uber Calls A Kidnapping An “Inefficient Route” (And Various Other Reasons Not To Use Uber)

An Uber customer in Los Angeles was kidnapped by her driver, driven 20 miles out of her way to a dark, abandoned parking lot, and only when she started to…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 14, 2014 - 4:00 pm