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Turkey says Rebel Girls children’s book should be treated like porn

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls must only be sold to adults, government says Turkey has ruled that the million-selling book Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls should be partially banned and treated like pornography because it could have [...]

Climate strikes: Why Russians don’t get Greta’s message

For 30 Fridays on the trot, a young Russian violinist has stood in central Moscow in a one-person protest. Arshak Makichyan is not picketing about free elections, police violence or political prisoners. His big concern is the planet and his [...]

Australia waters down Pacific Islands plea on climate crisis

Forum’s chair describes leaders’ 12 hours of talks as ‘very, very tough struggle’ Australia stands in opposition to other Pacific Islands nations after distancing itself from language calling for urgent action on climate [...]

Migrant extras subjected to ‘sickening’ treatment during Malta film shoot

Producer insists all health and safety procedures were followed Claims migrants, many of whom could not swim, were left on a crowded boat for six hours without shade or breaks, leading to safety fears. Children as young as five allegedly [...]

Epstein reportedly hoped to develop super-race of humans with his DNA

Epstein reportedly hoped to develop super-race of humans with his DNA Registered sex offender hoped to seed human race with his DNA by impregnating 20 women at a time, New York Times reports Though there is little evidence the scheme ever progressed [...]

Strange law about rape in England and Wales

Forced penetration: If a woman forces a man to have sex, is that rape? When a man has penetrative sex with a woman without her consent, that's rape. But what if a woman makes a man have penetrative sex with her, without his consent? That's [...]

Polish City Holds First LGBTQ Pride Parade Despite Far-Right Violence

By Tara John and Muhammad Darwish, CNN About 1,000 pride marchers walked defiantly through the city center as ultra-nationalist football hooligans and the far right attempted to block the march. Bialystok, Poland (CNN) – A Polish city celebrated [...]

Ukraine election: early results indicate big win for president’s party

Volodymyr Zelenskiy expected to command outright majority with 42% of the vote Ukraine’s comedian-turned-president is on course for full domination of the country’s political scene after results from Sunday’s parliamentary [...]

Eric Garner: no charges against white police officer

Eric Garner: no charges against white police officer Eric Garner: no charges against white police officer over chokehold death -DoJ declines to bring charges against NYPD’s Daniel Pantaleo-Garner’s family say of prosecutors: ‘They [...]

Austria to move fast to hold elections after coalition collapses

Government falls apart after vice-chancellor resigns because of compromising secret video Austria is heading for snap elections after the far-right vice-chancellor resigned over a video that appeared to show him promising public contracts to [...]