Boris Johnson's book depicts Jews as controlling the media
The 2004 novel Seventy Two Virgins, written by the Tory leader, is full of questionable portrayals of ethnic minorities
reddit | Politics | 29 secs ago
 
Dan Snow endorses Lib Dems over 'profoundly incompetent' Boris Johnson and 'economically illiterate' Jeremy Corbyn
Television presenter laments 'parlous state' of two main parties but praises Jo Swinson and insists Brexit can still be stopped
independent | UK | 2 mins ago
 
Petition to help climate change
Europe’s about to propose a Green Deal that could become THE game changer we need to tackle the climate crisis. But fossil fuel lobbyists are out to derail it -- let’s show it has massive global support! ...
reddit | Science | 5 mins ago
 
Jeremy Corbyn: The Conservative slogan “Get Brexit done” is a fraud on the British people. Johnson’s deal will be just the beginning of years more painful negotiations. Labour will get Brexit sorted in six months - because we won’t be ripping up our main trading relationship.
“The Conservative slogan “Get Brexit done” is a fraud on the British people. Johnson’s deal will be just the beginning of years more painful negotiations. Labour will get Brexit sorted in six months - because we won’t be ripping up our ma ...
reddit | Politics | 8 mins ago
 
Paul Volcker, the Carter-Reagan Fed chairman who beat inflation, dies at 92
As chairman of the Federal Reserve under Presidents Carter and Reagan, Paul Volcker helped tame inflation with 20% interest rates that also crunched American manufacturing, farming and real estate.
reddit | World | 8 mins ago
 
Chinese library workers burn books seen as diverging from teachings of Xi Jinping
Communist Party diktat urges officials to ‘create healthy and safe environment for educating people’
independent | World | 11 mins ago
 
Man wearing reindeer slippers tips woman out of wheelchair on train as he tries to steal it
Passengers intervene and tackle suspect, who flees empty handed
independent | World | 15 mins ago
 
Modi faces criticism after excluding Muslims from citizenship offer to religious persecution victims
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is facing renewed criticism after tabling legislation today (MONDAY) which will exclude Muslims from an offer of citizenship rights to religious refugees.
telegraph | Top Stories | 15 mins ago
 
'God bless Birmingham', says Banksy as artwork appears in city
Banksy praises Brummies' generosity as he reveals a Christmas-themed work in the city.
bbc | Top Stories | 15 mins ago
 
China orders all foreign computers to be removed from state offices
Google, Intel and Microsoft all caught up in ban
independent | Technology | 22 mins ago
 
1.9 billion people at risk from water supply problems, study shows
Rising demand and climate crisis threaten entire mountain ecosystem, say scientists
theguardian | Top Stories | 22 mins ago
 
Fullfact: We’ve seen a viral post that claims there are more food banks than McDonald’s branches in the UK. This is correct, and in fact it's likely the figure given for the number of food banks is an underestimate.
“We’ve seen a viral post that claims there are more food banks than McDonald’s branches in the UK. This is correct, and in fact it's likely the figure given for the number of food banks is an underestimate. https://t.co/rYxVg9QQhy”
reddit | Politics | 23 mins ago
 
No Music For Ice: Statement on Amazon Web Service’s Intersect Festival
Fight for the Future is dedicated to protecting and expanding the Internet’s transformative power in our lives by creating civic campaigns that are engaging for millions of people.
reddit | Technology | 23 mins ago
 
Pupils have missed more than a week of school because of elections
Disruption to schooling prompts call for alternative polling stations
independent | UK | 25 mins ago
 
Seduced and abandoned: tourism and climate change in the Alps
Rising temperatures have contributed to the decline of hundreds of ski resorts on Italian slopes
theguardian | Business | 25 mins ago
 
BioShock returns for more gene-enhanced gaming
A fourth release in the critically acclaimed series is announced, after many feared it to be dead.
bbc | Technology | 25 mins ago
 
Johnson pressed on Tory 'fake websites'
With three days to go until polling day, the parties are continuing to push their messages to voters.
reddit | UK | 26 mins ago
 
Apple said to remove charging port from an iPhone in 2021
One analyst suggested Apple will remove the Lightning charging port from an iPhone in 2021, but we're not ready for purely wireless technology.
reddit | Technology | 26 mins ago
 
Mysterious stripes on alien world that are 'like nothing else in our solar system' finally explained by scientists
independent | Technology | 32 mins ago
 
US officials distorted statistics to mislead public about Afghan war, confidential documents reveal
An 18-year, trillion-dollar conflict was known to be failing from an early stage. This knowledge was concealed from the public. Craig Whitlock explains what has been going on behind closed doors
independent | World | 32 mins ago
 
Boris Johnson book depicts Jews as controlling the media
The 2004 novel Seventy Two Virgins, written by the Tory leader, is full of questionable portrayals of ethnic minorities
independent | UK | 32 mins ago
 
Britain’s young people are radicalised and registered. Will this be our election? | Micha Frazer-Carroll
Our generation is even more politicised than in 2017, and the spike in registration is a reason to hope that change is coming, says gal-dem opinions editor Micha Frazer-Carroll
theguardian | Politics | 32 mins ago
 
Poverty blighted my childhood. I’m voting to help today’s cold and hungry kids | Kerry Hudson
Boris Johnson’s government is predicted to impoverish hundreds of thousands more children, says author Kerry Hudson
theguardian | Politics | 32 mins ago
 
Paul Volcker: Former US Federal Reserve chief dies aged 92
The former head of the US Federal Reserve was known for fighting inflation in the 1980s.
bbc | Business | 32 mins ago
 
Russian Su-35 jets scrambled to stop Israel over Syria - reports
The reports claim that “Israeli fighters had to flee from the Russian Su-35” and at the same time that “Iran delivered unknown air defense systems to Syria.”
reddit | World | 33 mins ago
 
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