Articles by majestic



The unbelievably long US presidential election race has citizens of other countries scratching their heads and wondering why Americans are so angry. Let’s face it, Americans tend to have amazingly comfortable lives compared…







A group of Italian academics has published a rather serious paper in the journal “Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America” focusing on how “misinformation” spreads online, a subject which I suspect disinfonauts have some experience with.




As the European Union continues to unravel, the continent is reverting to divisions that go back centuries. The refugee crisis has created a climate of anxiety and insecurity in Europe that has widened divisions…



Quite the coup for Rolling Stone: an exclusive interview with Mexico’s most notorious drug lord, El Chapo (since arrested – again), conducted by none other than bad boy actor Sean Penn: Disclosure:…






Check out this great chart from Flowing Data (you’ll want to click through to their site as it’s interactive) showing the most likely causes of death according to your age, race and gender:





If you’re thinking that Kratom is harmless, read this story from the New York Times about its addictive properties: DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — Three shaky months into recovery from heroin addiction, Dariya…