McDonalds has been scrambling to slim down their budgets after seeing their profits fall drastically in recent years. One way that they are finding to cut costs is by replacing employees with robots, just as many grocery stores across the world have started doing. In fact, a new McDonalds location is set to open in Phoenix, […]
(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 […]
Females riding bikes in Afghanistan is seen to be offensive and taboo, but thanks to a non-profit called Skateistan, these girls have been gifted a new way to have fun on wheels. Inspired to help marginalized youth feel empowered, Skateistan uses skateboarding to help rescue kids from the streets and transition them into a community inspired to […]
It is estimated that of all animal abuse cases reported in the US, 13% involve Pit Bulls. A commonly misunderstood species of dog, this breed of canine is usually as unique and/or temperamental as its owner. Unfortunately, like all cases of animal abuse, those who usually inflict the neglect or ill-treatment are unaware of their […]
Warning: The following contains graphic content and will likely be disturbing to most viewers. It was just last week that animal rights activists celebrated a momentous ruling in favor of chimpanzees. When a New York Supreme Court Justice referred to lab chimps as legal non-human “persons”, many felt that change was in the air. But activists around the […]
Last Tuesday, a New York judge made history by recognizing two chimpanzees as “persons” in a court case. Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jaffe ordered that a cause and writ of habeas corpus be presented on behalf of two chimpanzees currently being held for experimentation purposes at Stony Brook University on Long Island, New York. […]
Enchanted Bakery is a sweet (pun intended), small business situated in the heart of Miami Shores, population 10,000. Located north of Miami city, the establishment has been catering to a variety of clientele, young and old, since 2007. But as gay-rights issues have heated up in the States, owners Alex and Karen Matamoros have recently […]
For these kids it’s like living in a a scary movie their entire lives. In this video from Fragile Childhood they show how children see their drunk parents, depicting them as monsters. This video also shows how our children is following in our footsteps and that we need to choose our actions wisely!