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UN: World Hunger Has Dropped By 10 Percent Over The Last 25 Years
There are 200 million fewer hungry people in the world than there were in 1990; FIFA’s mum while the Qatari government won’t let Nepalese workers attend funerals for earthquake victims;…
You Can Touch The Artworks At The Prado Museum
The Prado has an exhibit for the visually impaired; campaign finance reform has bipartisan support; a League of Legends troll is arrested for doxxing and harassment; AI might (or might…
Qatar’s World Cup Construction Has Killed Hundreds Of Slave Workers
Obama says climate change is a national security threat; FIFA stays mum on slave worker deaths; Bush’s abortion policies suddenly seem pretty reasonable; Anne Pasternak is named chief curator at…
Cannes Film Festival Turns Women Away For Wearing Flats
Tunisian women are getting involved in politics; Tennessee has a new 48-hour abortion waiting period; Cannes says flats aren’t formal enough; what’s trolling and what’s just harassment?
Jay Z And Beyoncé Donated Thousands To Meet Baltimore Protester Bail
The Carters stay quietly involved in the Black Lives Matter movement; Notorious RBG tips her hand about gay marriage; in-state tuition is harder to get; new tree-sex drug “flakka” isn’t…
Reddit Finally Has An Anti-Harassment Policy Under Ellen Pao’s Leadership
Which, of course, had led to a lot of misguided conversations about “free speech.”
Sally Beauty Has Its Second Data Breach In 2 Years
Luckily, compromised customers won’t be expected to pay for fraudulent charges.
You Can Now Study Selfie Theory At USC
Associate Professor Mark Marino says that the course is about how people construct “an image of their identity – their gender, their ethnicity, their sexuality, their socioeconomic status” through selfies. …
Gloucester, MA, Police Will Treat Drug Addiction As A Disease, Not A Crime
Under the new program, addicts who come in to a police station with the remainder of their drugs and supplies will not be charged with a crime, but will be…
We Spend How Much On Mother’s Day Every Year?!
The US job market improves, Vulvatron is kicked out of GWAR, Americans buy Mother’s Day gifts for practically everyone, and Okwui Enwezor curates a social justice-focused Venice Biennale.
Artist Nino Sarabutra Wants Us To Think About What We Drink
Plus, medical professionals in Canada have birthed the first stem cell-assisted IVF baby.