Archive for August, 2018

Elon Musk reignites Twitter slur controversy

The Tesla chief asks why he has not been sued by a British man he had defamed and apologised to. …Read the Rest

Jamel Myles' mother: 'I blame myself for my son's suicide'

Leia Pierce says her nine-year-old son Jamel killed himself because of homophobic bullying. Source: BBC

How a pink hair challenge aided dyslexic girl's reading

Samyra had five weeks to read 10 books for a big prize: picking a colour to dye her camp leader’s …Read the Rest

Analysis: Donald Trump was the big winner Tuesday night

For all of Donald Trump’s struggles in his first 19 months as President, there’s one thing he’s proven particularly adept …Read the Rest

US mum's anguish over nine-year-old son's suicide

She says her son killed himself after enduring homophobic bullying and blames herself for his death. Source: BBC

'Sexualised' hijab hero gets makeover after costume criticism

A comic book fan redesigns X-Men’s hijab-wearing superhero to reflect realistic, modern dress. Source: BBC

Arizona's GOP Senate primary was expected to be the race to watch, but an unlikely upset stole the show

On a night when Arizona’s Republican US Senate primary was expected to command most of the attention, a stunning upset …Read the Rest

Jeffrey Toobin calls Trump's bluff: Let's be clear …

CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin says President Donald Trump’s warning to evangelical leaders about ‘violence’ if the GOP loses midterm elections has …Read the Rest

Inside McCain's surprise eulogy invitation to Obama

A parting lesson in American civility from Sen. John McCain lies in the roster of leaders he personally selected to …Read the Rest