McDonald’s boycotts ‘settlements’ – but with a difference

Israeli franchise owner Omri Padan’s boycott of settlements may violate Israeli law. Is the U.S. corporation complicit? By World Israel News Staff While Ben & Jerry’s faces opprobrium from Israel and its supporters over its boycott of “Occupied Palestinian Territory,” reports over the last several years show that the McDonald’s fast food company has similarly refused to […]

Class-action lawsuit against Ramaphosa, Cele, and ANC for failing to protect South Africans

ActionSA will pursue a lawsuit against President Cyril Ramaphosa, Police Minister Bheki Cele, members of the security cluster, and the ANC following the looting and lawlessness in Kwa-Zulu Natal and Gauteng. ActionSA, founded by former Joburg mayor Herman Mashaba, said Ramaphosa, Cele, and other ministers have a legal obligation to uphold and maintain law and order. […]

Can Windows 11 Influence Linux Distributions?

Windows 11 is making news for desktop consumers across the globe. Will it affect how Linux distributions approach desktop users? by Ankush Das Microsoft’s Windows 11 has been finally revealed. While some compare it to macOS, others compare the nitty-gritty details to find similarities with GNOME and KDE (which does not make much sense). But, among […]

Missing Dog Returns Home and Rings Family’s Doorbell

by AMY FURR A clever dog in South Carolina rang her own doorbell after being spooked by fireworks and running away from home for several hours on Sunday. Rajah lives with her owners, Mary Lynn Whitacre and Ryan Washick, in Simpsonville and was in her backyard at about 5:00 p.m. when neighbors began shooting fireworks, according to […]

Australia grapples with a mouse plague.

After fire and floods, Aussie farmers suffer devastating mouse plague by Andrew Leeson After surviving years of crippling drought, farmers in eastern Australia are locked in a months-long battle with hordes of mice that are pouring through fields and devouring hard-earned crops. Farmer Col Tink uses a broom to skittle hundreds of roving mice toward […]