Day: July 24, 2016

Do You Eat Like a Republican or a Democrat?

Source: Time By Chris Wilson Take this quiz to find out In the land of “two Americas,” it turns out Republicans and Democratsdon’t even like the same foods. Using exclusive data provided by Grubhub, an online food delivery service that partners with restaurants all over the country, we examined the […]

Man kills woman with machete in Germany

Source. TOI BERLIN: A 21-year-old Syrian refugee killed a woman with a machete and injured two other people on Sunday before being arrested in the southern German city of Reutlingen, a police spokesman said. The asylum-seeking Syrian man had been involved in previous incidents causing injuries+ to other people, he […]

Russia not given blanket Games ban by IOC

Source. BBC Russia will not receive a blanket ban from Rio 2016 following the country’s doping scandal. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will leave it up to individual sports’ governing bodies to decide if Russian competitors are clean and should be allowed to take part. The decision follows a report […]

White people had been responsible for humanity’s greatest achievements ? But Christianity wasn’t spread by white people.

Source. The Daily Beast On the first day of the Republican National Convention congressman Steve King suggested that white people had been responsible for humanity’s greatest achievements including, among other things, the spread of Christianity. 
It came about during an appearance on MSNBC when a panelist commented on the lack […]

Would you accept blood from a gay donor?

Source. ET More than a month has passed since the Orlando shooting revealed an exploitable defect inAmerican gun laws. What it also exposed, was a structural bias against a peaceful community that has existed for a long time. On June 12, 2016, Omar Mateen – later identified as a young Muslim […]

Top Arab diplomats vow to defeat ‘terror’

Source.ET NOUAKCHOTT: Arab foreign ministers vowed on Saturday to “defeat terrorism”, as they gathered for a regional summit just over a week after a jihadist-claimed truck attack in the French Riviera left 84 people dead. In a statement, they also called for a “definitive solution” to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, as Arab […]