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MASSIVE NEWS: “Half-a-million insect species face extinction: scientists”

“Half of the one million animal and plant species on Earth facing extinction are insects, and their disappearance could be catastrophic for humankind, scientists have said in a “warning to humanity”. “The current insect extinction crisis is deeply worrying,” said … Continue reading

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“No safety net: 2 in 5 would struggle to pay off $400 bill”

“According to a survey of 2,000 U.S. citizens, just one in four Americans have enough savings to cover no more than two months of bills. In the event of unexpected unemployment, or a family emergency, that doesn’t leave a whole … Continue reading

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“‘Million-Man March’ kicks off in Baghdad to demand US troop pullout…”

“A massive demonstration –called for by a prominent Shia cleric– has flooded the streets of the Iraq’s capital Baghdad, with thousands voicing their anger at the US military presence there. Early on Friday morning, throngs of protesters – men and … Continue reading

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Slavery: “…UPS delivery driver ‘worked to DEATH’ dropping off 240 parcels a day”

“A UPS driver was allegedly “worked to death” after delivering up to 240 parcels a day during gruelling 12-hour shifts. Dad-of-two Paul Crush, 42, died after suffering a suspected heart attack at his depot in Stanford-le-Hope in Essex on Wednesday…” https://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/tragic-ups-delivery-driver-worked-21146174Continue reading

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“Pervert Harvey Weinstein gets off with $47 million settlement…”

“It’s been a while since we’ve heard any news about the fate of Hollywood producer and former Miramax head Harvey Weinstein. But The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) has just reported that a $47 million settlement was recently reached that effectively nullifies all of … Continue reading

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“ANIMAL DIE-OFFS escalate: Alaskan cod… Australian… dead seabirds”

“Over the past five years, cod numbers have fallen drastically. In 2014, 113,830 metric tons were pulled from the Pacific, but in 2017, there were only 68,000 metric tons fished from the region. Their population has been reduced by half. Oceanic … Continue reading

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“Cutting Russia off from SWIFT would mean declaration of war – Russian PM”

“Restricting Russia’s access to the SWIFT international banking payment system would virtually mean a declaration of war, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has warned. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, Medvedev recalled the West once seriously considered the option, and Moscow is … Continue reading

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