Nano Plastics in Our Fish... Oh My...

Nano plastics are seriously harming the ocean! It now appears that plastics account for nearly eighty per cent of all waste found in our oceans.

// Jun. 02, 2016 - 17:16 GMT

Libertarians Want to Make a Fool Out of You Again...

On Sunday, the Libertarian Party selected former New Mexico Republican Governor Gary Johnson to run for president with former Republican Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld as his running mate.

// Jun. 01, 2016 - 19:12 GMT

Did the Fossil Fuel Industry Bring Us to the Point of No Return?

As runaway climate change continues to wreak havoc on the planet, its getting harder and harder to disagree with the idea that were in the middle of a potentially massive extinction event. Its also getting harder and harder to ignore the potentially criminal liability of at least some fossil fuel companies for causing this mess. </p>

// May. 27, 2016 - 14:35 GMT

Two Thirds of All Americans Would Struggle to Cover a $1,000 Crisis

A new poll shows that two-thirds of all Americans would struggle to cover $1,000 crisis. According to this poll by the NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, this type of crisis spans all incomes.

// May. 26, 2016 - 16:13 GMT

Foods Can Help With Chronic Inflammation

Did you know there are foods that help with Chronic inflammation? Well... A new study by the University of Liverpool's Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease, is identifying food that can help prevent chronic inflammation that leads to many causes of death.

// May. 24, 2016 - 15:44 GMT

Why Is Congress Using Zika To Weaken Truck Safety?

In a week, families all over the country will pack up their cars and make a trip to the beach, or family picnic, or just to get away from day to day life for the holiday weekend. And if the trucking industry had its way, those families would be sharing the interstate with semi-truck drivers who are exhausted from working more than 80 hours a week.

// May. 23, 2016 - 20:29 GMT

Disastrous Climate Change Exposed in One GIF

The media is missing something very important as the general election draws closer and both Democrats and Republicans start freaking out that it'll be the end of the world if the other party gets into the White House.

// May. 18, 2016 - 16:02 GMT

When It Comes to Children, Republicans are Hypocrites

They go on and on about how pro-life they are, but they really only care about humans before theyre born. After that, they couldn't care less. Case in point: the so-called Improving Child Nutrition and Education Act of 2016, the brainchild of Indiana Congressman Todd Rokita that would decimate a key part of the federal free lunch program. </p>

// May. 10, 2016 - 16:33 GMT

Bernie’s Rhode Island Win is a Rebirth for the Democratic Party

So, last night didnt go that well for Bernie Sanders. Despite high hopes for a strong showing in the so-called Acela primaries, he managed to win just one of the 5 states at play – Rhode Island. As a result, his path to the Democratic nomination, although still open, just got a lot slimmer. </p>

// Apr. 28, 2016 - 17:18 GMT

Reaganomics is Literally Making Americans Kill Themselves

According to a new study from the National Center for Health Statistics, the suicide rate in the United States has risen dramatically over the past decade-and-a-half.

// Apr. 26, 2016 - 14:27 GMT