Fiery Bernie Sanders rips ‘old fashioned racism’ of Donald Trump: ‘It’s not American — it’s xenophobia’

Fiery Bernie Sanders rips ‘old fashioned racism’ of Donald Trump: ‘It’s not American — it’s xenophobia’

Tom Boggioni On a weekend when anti-racism activists stood out front of NBC studios protesting the appearance of billionaire businessman Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live, Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders (I-VT) hammered the GOP front runner for his “old fashioned racism.” According to the Las Vegas Sun, Sanders appeared in front of 2,800 people

World in ‘uncharted territory’ as greenhouse gases hit new high: UN

World in ‘uncharted territory’ as greenhouse gases hit new high: UN

Agence France-Presse Concentrations of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in the atmosphere hit a new high in 2014, the UN said Monday, warning the resulting climate change was moving the world into “uncharted territory”. In its annual report on Earth-warming greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, the World Meteorological Organization said concentrations of carbon dioxide

The deadly truth about loneliness

The deadly truth about loneliness

The Conversation Almost all of us have experienced loneliness at some point. It is the pain we have felt following a breakup, perhaps the loss of a loved one, or a move away from home. We are vulnerable to feeling lonely at any point in our lives. Loneliness is commonly used to describe a negative

Is it a coincidence David Vitter wants to make solar more expensive after getting $1 million from big oil?

Is it a coincidence David Vitter wants to make solar more expensive after getting $1 million from big oil?

Travis Gettys Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) wants to end tax credits for solar panels and further cut away government regulations on oil production. The Louisiana Republican has taken nearly $1 million in financial support from the oil and gas industry, including Koch Industries and Cheniere Energy, during his political career, reported Think Progress. Solar power