The week after the World Health Organization (WHO) deemed glyphosate – the main ingredient in Monsanto’s best-selling herbicide RoundUp – to be “probably carcinogenic,” the biotech giant sprung to action, claiming that the report was biased and that glyphosate products like Roundup are safe. Monsanto claims that the WHO report contradicts regulatory findings, which can, of […]
(ANTIMEDIA) A recent study served to confirm the patently obvious: song lyrics for the most popular genres of music are ridiculously obtuse — and getting worse over time. Though this might not be a revelation, the figures are distressing indicators of both an intellectually vapid societal and cultural future as well as its apparent inevitability. […]
(ANTIMEDIA) In what could hardly be called a surprise, the UN Human Rights Council chastised the US over its epidemic of police violence, discrimination, needless killings, and general neglect, following through with recommendations made in its first review in 2010. The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) takes place every four years to scrutinize the human and […]
A woman in California has recently filed a lawsuit against her former employer, who fired her after she deleted an app from her phone which tracked her movements 24 hours a day. In her lawsuit, Myrna Arias has accused her former boss John Stubits of bragging about tracking employees movements while they were off the […]
A recently released analysis by PunditFact revealed that out of every statement made by a Fox News host or guest, over half of them were completely false. What’s more, only 8% percent could even be considered “completely true.” But for anyone who regular tunes into the conservative news show, such revelation is nothing new. PunditFact only […]
After today’s depressing election results in Britain, pretty much everyone who opposes David Cameron’s psychopathic Conservative party wants to leave the country. After five years of bullying the most vulnerable in society, ‘The Tories’ have gained a second term, and those of us who believe in public services, environmental responsibility and (most importantly) – compassion […]
Just days before Britain’s general election, Russell Brand has done a bizarre 360 degree U-turn on his anti-voting stance to declare public support for the Labour party. Is this a (badly-timed but genuine) change of heart for the common good, or is he just a hypocritical sellout? It is Brand‘s anti-voting rhetoric that has earned him so much political […]
(ACTIVISTPOST via AntiMedia) In this episode of Truth in Media, Ben Swann explores the origin of ISIS that has already been long forgotten by American media. Swann takes on the central issue of whether or not ISIS was created by “inaction” by the United States government or by “direct” action.