What’s it like to be asexual in a world as sex obsessed as ours? It might help to understand what it means to be asexual first. Unlike celibacy ? where people give up sex as a choice ?asexuality is a sexual orientation, according to the Asexual Visibility and Education Network (AVEN). Show More Summary
According to EP Lauren Shuler Donner, the show does not take place in the cinematic universe established by the X-Men film franchise. The post FX’s Legion Takes Place in ‘a Different World’ Than the X-Men Movies appeared first on CBR.com.
Indulging in a weekly habit of drugs, booze and cigarettes can cost you as little as $41.40 in Laos and a whopping $1,441.50 in Japan, according to the Bloomberg Vice Index. Bloomberg compared the price of a basket of goods — tobacco,...Show More Summary
United Nations seeks to draw world’s attention to ‘huge humanitarian cost’ of war that has also displaced 3 million people At least 10,000 people have been killed in the war in Yemen, according to the United Nations, which is urging both sides to come together to end nearly two years of conflict. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! According to Oxfam, because of our broken economics, never have so few owned so much. A new Oxfam report confirms many of our worst suspicions about about inequality, that it is horrible and getting worse. Show More Summary
The low-cost airline business model has only been around for a couple of decades, but it has developed a major presence in the airline industry. According to PWC, low-cost airlines account for more than 25% of the world's aviation business. From...Show More Summary
“Inequality is so stark that a small group of men own the same wealth as half the world, say campaigners ahead of the high-profile World Economic Forum in Davos,” Sky News reports. “According to research by Oxfam, the eight billionaires, [...]
About 350 million people suffer from depression globally, according to the World Health Organization. It's known as a mental disorder, but depression can also have an impact on your physical health, particularly your heart — according...Show More Summary
It's official: People are dreadful at picking passwords. The world's most popular password is the depressingly easy-to-guess 123456, according to a massive analysis of 10 million leaked passwords. Throughout 2016, we saw numerous major data breaches leaking people's login details online. Show More Summary
LONDON – The risk of a serious trade war between the world's two largest economies has sharply increased, according to analysts at Deutsche Bank And it may be down to a product known as distillers' dried grains, an ingredient in animal...Show More Summary
A group of people that could fit into a minivan is richer than enough of the world's population to fill nearly 50 million school buses, according to Oxfam's latest shocking report on world inequality. Eight extremely wealthy men, six of them American, have as much wealth as the 3.6...
The gap between the super-rich and the poorest half of the global population is starker than previously thought, with just eight men, including Bill Gates and Michael Bloomberg, owning as much wealth as 3.6 billion people, according to an analysis by Oxfam released Monday. Presenting its findings...
Just eight super-rich men hold the same amount of wealth as the poorest half of the world’s population, according to an analysis from the charity Oxfam released Sunday night. Six of these billionaires, from Forbes’ list of the world’s...Show More Summary
Britain ranks one of the worst advanced countries for employment opportunities, pay, living standards and social inclusion. That is according to the World Economic Forum, which released a major new report entitled "WEF Inclusive Growth...Show More Summary
Despite threats from Donald Trump, Iran insists it won't rework the deal it struck with world powers, according to its deputy foreign minister.
Submitted by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, Here’s an interesting graph from the World Economic Forum from their article Which countries are on the right track, according to their citizens? Discontent spreads Between October and November...Show More Summary
BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, wants the UK's biggest companies to rethink how much they pay their top execs, according to a letter that was first leaked to The Financial Times (FT). In the letter, written by the headShow More Summary
According to Hyperallergic, in the museum world in general, the acquisition of artefacts is now mainly through donations. Only a minority of items are purchased. ] In the United Kingdom, the trend is quite the opposite in the case of obtaining the items found by greedy metal detector wielding Treasure hunters. Show More Summary
Intelligence agencies from around the world are investigating multiple reports that allege some connection between President-elect Donald Trump and the Russian government, according to Israeli intelligence officers who spoke to BuzzFeed. Last week, BuzzFeed published an unverified dossier that...
Pinterest, the online visual-bookmarking website, has revealed the Pinterest 100, a prediction of 100 design and lifestyle trends that are expected to rock our world in the year ahead. Trends are identified according to their percentage of year-over-year growth in popularity, which is based on...