Politics

Your Rent is Too High and Your Commute Sucks – Here’s Why

Why is the rent so damn high? Why does it take hours to commute from cheap, plentiful housing to where the jobs of our...

It Finally Happened: Keystone pipeline spills 210,000 gallons of oil

TransCanada, the company that owns and operates the Keystone Pipeline, says that an estimated 210,000 gallons, or 5,000 barrels, of oil have spilled near...

Watch: “Thousands of Gray Parrots Being Rescued from Traffickers in the Congo” (Video)

Presently the Bronx Zoo and the Wildlife Conservation Society are treating the parrots in a facility built for their specific care - already, over...

How Your Clothes F*ck Up Our Oceans and Food Supply

Scientists are working to discover the sources of water pollution and have found clothing to be a major contributor. New studies show that microplastics from...

Study: Our Eyes, Not Our Brains, Are The Cause of Dyslexia – A New...

When you have dyslexia, it feels as if letters simply jump around the page. This isn't a rare issue, as 1 in 10 has dyslexia...

Brilliant Device Keeps Guacamole Fresh For Days

"Happiness is Chips and Guacamole." That is until it turns into that brownish monstrosity after 48 hours. Guacamole is tasty, versatile, and can go on anything....

5 Natural Ways to Keep Mice Out of Your House

Winter is coming, and just like us humans, all the furry creatures want to stay warm. If you've ever lived in cold areas of...

The DIY Free Clothes Folding Tool That Saved My Sanity

I am not a fan of folding clothes. That’s why I end up digging through a basket full of clean laundry to find socks...

Sustainable Clothing Company Makes Clothes Out of Coffee Grounds

Sustainable fabrics are not restricted to bamboo and hemp. An innovative range of sportswear is now being made out of old coffee grounds.

Jeff Sessions Getting Sued by 12 Year-Old Girl Over US Marijuana Policy

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is being sued by a 12-year-old girl over the nation’s marijuana policy. Colorado native Alexis Bortell has filed a lawsuit claiming...

Liar, Leech, Snob and Boor – The Truth About Karl Marx

Even a generous biographer cannot ignore the utter selfishness at the core of this thinker KARL MARX died a disappointed man. All his life, he...

TSA Fails 80% of Undercover Tests In New Study

In recent undercover tests of multiple airport security checkpoints by the Department of Homeland Security, inspectors said screeners, their equipment or their procedures failed 80%...

USA Today Tweeted “A Chainsaw Bayonet” and Twitters Response Was Perfect

USA Today was rightfully mocked on Twitter Wednesday for a graphic making it look as if the Texas church shooter used an assault-style rifle...

Border Collie Puppy Herds Sheep into Kitchen (VIDEO)

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-1850969664979263", enable_page_level_ads: true }); Rocky the border collie was in...

“Zero Waste” Town Opens Brewery Built From Completely Recycled Materials

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-1850969664979263", enable_page_level_ads: true }); The small Japanese town of Kamikatsu...

Local Gun Owner Stopped the Texas Church Massacre

A church shooting in Sutherland Texas was stopped after a local gun owner grabbed his rifle and began returning fire at the shooter, police...

Solar Panels of the Future Will Be Invisible And Will Power Your Home

Gaining our power from the sun to remove our reliance on fossil fuels is turning from a pipe dream into a reality as the...

Yes, Barney’s is selling a $375 “Antifa” jacket

When most people think "antifa", they don't imagine overpriced jackets being sold by corporate suit manufactures. In general, they think anti-fascist, anti-capitalist bottle chucking...

Anyone Can Build This Instant Garden!

This amazing video shows that you can practice Permaculture farming anywhere with readily available materials and there is no better time than now to...

Living Off-Grid: These Floating Homes Are Hurricane Proof & Zero-Emission

A Dutch architect named Koen Olthuis has upped the houseboat game by creating zero-emission living quarters and boats, according to Inhabitat.  His firm, Waterstudio, paired with Arkup to...

Hospital Constructs Biggest Organic Rooftop Farm In Boston

In an effort to make healthcare more holistic, hospitals are now sprouting up farms and gardens on hospital grounds. Health Care Without Harm’s Healthy Food...

The New Tiny Home: Firm Builds Sustainable Micro-Apartments That Fit Into A Parking Spot

A design firm called Casagrande Laboratory is discovering inventive approaches to make housing in urban areas with limited land, beginning with Helsinki. Fast Company...

73 Million Trees Are Getting Planted To Bring Back Brazil’s Tropical Forests

20 percent of rainforests in the Amazon have been chopped down in the last 40 years. Solutions to the issue of have been hard to come...

Study: Over Half of Americans Have Less Than $1,000 to Their Name

In a recent survey, 56 percent of Americans stated that they have less than $1,000 in their checking and savings accounts combined,  according to a Forbes report. Around...

65 Year Old Living in Trees for 25 Years Told to Destroy Home

Yet another case of the government "protecting us" by destroying the lives of people who are harming no one. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle...

U.S. court upholds ban on gun sales to marijuana card holders

A federal ban on the sale of guns to medical marijuana card holders does not violate the Second Amendment, a federal appeals court said...
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Urban Permaculture: 6,000 lbs of food on 1/10th acre

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NCmTJkZy0rM Over 6,000 pounds of food per year, on 1/10 acre located just 15 minutes from downtown Los Angeles. The Dervaes family grows over 400...

A Peak Inside the Life of Homeschooling Families

Home-education allows for tremendous opportunities to grow outside of the confines of standard Public Schooling, and yet, few are aware of what life is...

Bloodbath in Downtown NYC After Driver Mows Down Pedestrians From Car

(NY) Multiple people were killed near Stuyvesant High School in lower Manhattan Tuesday afternoon in a wild incident that involved a shooting and a...

Judge blocks enforcement of Trump’s transgender military ban

A federal judge on Monday partially blocked enforcement of key provisions of President Donald Trump's memorandum banning transgender people serving in the military.

Three former Trump campaign officials charged by Special Counsel – Why it Matters

Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III on Monday revealed charges against three former Trump campaign officials — including onetime campaign chairman Paul Manafort —...

Obviously High Gary Johnson Endorses Larry Sharpe for Gubernatorial Run

Accusing a former Governor, and LP presidential nominee, of drug use, may seem disrespectful - that is, unless it's Gary Johnson. The same Gary Johnson...

The Gender Pay Gap Is A Myth

Recently, the Washington Post took it upon themselves to regurgitate - once again - the myth that there is a gender pay divide with...

CIA Considered Bombing Miami and Killing Refugees to Blame Castro

Donald Trump's bold promises earlier this week to finally blow the lid off the JFK assassination mystery by declassifying reams of secret documents turned...

First Survey of Grown Unschoolers: Findings Show Extraordinary Results

Originally posted by Peter Gray on his Psychology Today Blog. Peter Gray is the author of Free to Learn: Why Unleashing the Instinct to Play Will Make...

New Study: Parent Technology Use Linked To Child Behavior Problems

Parents may feel like the constant love and attention that children receive makes up for the little time time spent here and there on text...

Stop Putting Your Keys Between Your Fingers for Self-Defense

We've seen it in the movies and many of us have done it ourselves, but putting your keys between your fingers in self-defense is...

“When do I pick it?” The How-to Harvest Guide for 13 Popular Veggies

Every new gardener has done it - gotten too excited and picked too early, or in a fear that they were pulling the plug...

These baby foods and formulas tested positive for arsenic, lead and BPA in new...

A new study which looked at baby food, including infant formula, was released on Wednesday, and the results are absolutely devastating. The study found...

L.A. Government Destroying Tiny Houses To Keep People Homeless

In a monumental show of violent power, the LA government is destroying the tiny homes of formerly homeless people. This leads to the question, “without...