Prof Alleges Video Games Are Toxic Because They Encourage Competition And Meritocracy

Education | Grace Carr
Video games are harmful to society because they encourage toxic competition and meritocratic values that will degrade society, a professor alleges in his 2018 book. (Shutterstock/Ivanko80)

‘World of Warcraft to Kim Kardashian’

PAPER: Media Treats Eco-Terrorists Like Rock Stars

Energy | Chris White
Global Warming and Pollution Concept - Sustainability (Elements of this image furnished by NASA) (Shutterstock/ParabolStudio)

‘Slightly deranged’

Amazon To Lay Off Hundreds While Also Expanding

Business | Eric Lieberman
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 07: (L-R) Matt Damon, Taika Waititi, Amazon Founder/CEO Jeff Bezos, Chris Hemsworth, , and MacKenzie Bezos attend Amazon Studios' Golden Globes Celebration at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 7, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

What’s the deal?

The Lurid Details Of This Bureaucrat Sexually Abusing A Disabled Veteran Will Appall You

Politics | Kevin Daley
The seal of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. (Screenshot)

‘The last vestige of your virginity belongs to me’

Several Dead After Train Tumbles Over Highway Bridge

US | Thomas Phippen
First responders are seen at the scene of an Amtrak passenger train derailment on interstate highway (I-5) in this Washington State Patrol image moved on social media in DuPont, Washington, U.S., December 18, 2017. (Photo: Brooke Bova/Washington State Patrol/Handout via REUTERS)

Death count is expected to rise

PHOTOS: Amtrak Train Derails Over Interstate In Washington

US | Thomas Phippen
Train derailed over I5 near Olympia, Washington. (Photo: WSDOT)

‘Injuries and causalities’

'Black Liberation' Group Vows To Shut Down Black Friday Shopping To Fight Racism

US | Amber Randall
Demonstrators block access to a store during a protest intending to disrupt Black Friday shopping in Chicago, Illinois, November 25, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

‘Make it a #BlackLivesMatterFriday’

'The Big Dark' Is On A Collision Course With The US

US | Amber Randall
A Washington State Trooper stops a vehicle at a roadblock on Highway 530, near an area where a landslide and floodwaters block the road, outside Darrington, Washington March 28, 2014. At least 26 people were known to have perished when a rain-soaked hillside collapsed without warning on Saturday, unleashing a deluge of mud that flattened dozens of homes in a river valley near the rural town of Oso, in Snohomish County, some 55 miles northeast of Seattle. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

‘Not unusual’

ACLU Silent On Gay Coffee Shop Owner Who Kicked Out Christians

US | Amber Randall

‘This is offensive to me’

Federal Court Ruling Guts Police Ability To Use Guns

US | Anders Hagstrom
Police officers separate demonstators during an America First rally in Laguna Beach, California, U.S., August 20, 2017.REUTERS/Sandy Huffaker

‘Dramatic decrease in proactive police work’

Antifa Used Twitter To Track Down Nazi

US | Liam Clancy
A man with a swastika armband is knocked unconscious in Seattle (Youtube).

“Anti-fascists” used Twitter to track down a man wearing a swastika armband