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2016 Olympics: What Rio doesn’t want the world to see

What makes something “Kafkaesque”? – Noah Tavlin

English Football Team Votes to Leave Euro 2016

Damn, it has been a bad week for England. They lost to Iceland. And I don’t think I have ever been as excited as the commentator for Iceland.

Unequal Scenes – Masiphumelele and Lake Michelle

While many communities across South Africa have improved tremendously since the fall of apartheid, there are still deep divisions that exist between the “haves” and the “have nots”. This series hopes to illuminate these divisions in a unique way, by using an aerial perspective to highlight both the proximity and the severity of these inequalities.

It is Known as the “Pool of Death”

Of course, being nicknamed the “Pool of Death” doesn’t stop people from taking a dip: LIHUE, Hawaii (Associated Press) — Travel guidebooks call Kipu Falls “a glorious little hidden place” and a “swimming hole extraordinaire.” But the alluring beauty of the waterfall and natural pool conceals a deadly side. Five visitors have drowned at Kipu […]

John Oliver – Brexit Aftermath

Texas Gun Rights Advocates Fatally Shoots Her Two Daughters

She had posted this on Facebook a few months ago: “It would be horribly tragic if my ability to protect myself or my family were to be taken away,” Sheats wrote in March on her Facebook page, “but that’s exactly what Democrats are determined to do by banning semi-automatic handguns.” Unfortunately for her family, the […]

Finding an ATM Skimmer in Vienna

Mark Blyth on Brexit and Trumpism

Mark Blyth, professor of Political Economy at Brown University, talks with ?AthensLive about the #Brexit vote and the ramifications on the ?UK and across ?Europe. He also considers the current situation in ?Greece and the long run effects of what he calls “Trampism”.

Brexit result: ‘Now we can look forward to a good Great Britain’| EU referendum

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