United States


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…



Good ole Matt Taibbi uses the story about Donald Trump watching Muslims in New Jersey cheering as the Twin Towers fell on 9/11 to prove that America is dumb, at Rolling Stone: Until…







The new, improved Bloomberg Business has some cool motion graphics illustrating the incredible speed at which America changes its mind on things like gay marriage and interracial marriage: Eleven years after Massachusetts…












What could possibly go wrong? Color blind profiling? An excuse to shoot first and cover up later? A dystopian nightmare waiting to happen? What are your thoughts disinfonauts? via aeon Predictive policing…





Here in America, there’s whole political ideologies consisting of crackpots and media pundits whose bread and butter is wingnuttery. via Slate In very welcome news, BBC journalists have been told to stop…