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Scott Pruitt Has Sued The Environmental Protection Agency 13 Times. Now He Wants To Lead It.

President-elect Donald Trump has made no secret of his hostility toward the Environmental Protection Agency. He has repeatedly called for its elimination, telling Fox News in 2015 that the environment would be just fine without it. Activists say Trump has followed through on those threats in nominating Scott Pruitt to lead the EPA, a man who has sued the...

People power in Puerto Rico: how a canal community escaped gentrification

How do you improve a neighbourhood without causing land prices to rise? Residents along a polluted waterway in San Juan set up a community land trust to help save their homes, as well as the environmentFor years a graffiti message has appeared throughout San Juan, Puerto Ricos capital, as an urgent demand: Dragado ya! (meaning dredging now!). Even...

Dad Tells His Son A Terrible Joke, Then Baby Boy Erupts In Hysterical Tears

Dad jokes: there’s not much to say about them other than that they’re pretty bad. Some are so bad that they’re actually funny, if that makes any sense. These cheesy jokes evoke all sorts of reactions from those who hear them. It’s safe to say that this little baby does not share asense of humor withhis father. One day,...

Indian court wants WhatsApp to clarify its data sharing policy with Facebook

Image: APWhatsApp wont be able to get away with its privacy policy changes so easily in India. SEE ALSO: WhatsApp announces plans to share user data with Facebook Indias Supreme Court today sent a notice to the central government, telecom regulator TRAI, as well as Facebook and WhatsApp to address a petition that raises issues with WhatsApps move...

MLB Player Mansplained Birth Control To Jessica Chastain, Twitter Had None Of It

Matt Garza, a Major League Baseball pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers, recently took it upon himself to weigh in on womens health care. On Jan. 12, actress Jessica Chastain tweeted her disappointment in the Senates recent vote to gut the Affordable Care Act, which couldforce millions of women to pay for birth control out of pocket. #BirthControl is no...
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