Advertisers Are Actually Teaming Up To Fight Sexism. For Real.

June 20, 2017

… says Keith Weed, Unilevers chief marketing and communications officer. There has been a lot of progress made in the industry on this issue but not enough, Weed says. The campaign comes as more companies strive to portray themselves as feminist champions. You may have noticed this during the Super Bowl in February, when automaker Audis ad highlighted the gender pay gap. Youre seeing a change in societys values. As society shifts, [sexist ads] become less tolerable, said Derek Rucker, a …


84 Great Danes Rescued In New Hampshire In ‘Worst’ Squalor

June 19, 2017

Owner Christina Ray, 60, was charged with two misdemeanor counts of animal neglect after police, animal control officers and personnel from the Humane society of the United States on Friday freed dogs in cages and rounded up scores of others roaming sections of Rays dilapidated eight-bedroom mansion in Wolfeboro. Nine puppies were collected at another property. Several dogs had the run of sections of the dilapidated mansion where the operation was run. Ive never seen conditions this bad …


Pension savers ‘missing out on top-ups’ – BBC News

June 18, 2017

It estimated that 3.2 million workers could receive an extra 650 per year each. That would mean somebody on average earnings who chose to take up an additional 3% matched contribution to their pension pot would receive a retirement income of 22,500 rather than 19,050, thanks to the extra contribution and tax relief. The Nationwide Building society has changed its default level to a maximum, rather than a minimum contribution. Steve Webb, a former pensions minister and now director of policy …


Here’s What We Know About The U.S. Open Airship Crash

June 16, 2017

… propane burners to fill the balloon with hot air. Pilots of commercial thermal airships usually ride alone. Thermal airships typically carry only the pilot, Alvaron Bellon, a trustee of the Lighter-Than-Air society, an organization for blimp and airship pilots, told HuffPost in an email. In the case of the traditional helium-filled blimps, the pilot would be accompanied by a television operator. Despite earlier reports, Thompson did not deploy a parachute prior to the crash.The pilot …


19 Epic, Endangered Places You Should Visit Before It’s Too Late

June 16, 2017

… of the island. Under threat due to: fire; governance; illegal activities; land conversion; mining; society’s valuing of heritage; subsistence hunting 11 East Rennell, Solomon Islands A post shared by mytraveltoday More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsPowermag WP News Theme POWERMAG WordPress Theme is the perfect solution for online magazines, news websites, professional blogs and other editorial related projects. Present your content, images and videos …


Bill Maher Is A Dangerous White Man

June 12, 2017

… utterance to the conclusion of this Fridays episode, was troublesome theater the chronicle of a racially insensitive joke from birth to burial, all before a predominately white audience while paying very little deference to black people who the joke concerned. The cover-up is worse than the crime itself In this sense, racism is never inexcusable it is integral to our present society. Rather, it is the perpetrators of racism who are inexcusable never to be banished, always to be forgiven …


‘Terrorism Has No Religion:’ Muslims Across The UK Slam London Attackers

June 6, 2017

… belong here in our country. Frankly, it doesnt belong anywhere in the world. It should die with them.” New Horizons in British Islam As members of British society, we must continue to condemn all acts of terror, and we must not allow these criminals to spread hatred and fear; and we must foil their attempts to divide us, they stated. Muslims everywhere are outraged and disgusted at these cowards who once again have destroyed the lives of our fellow Britons, he said. That this should …


Tom Hardy’s Fundraiser For Manchester Victims Has Already Surpassed Its Goal

… set a 15,000 goal for the fundraiser, and donations have already surpassed that. The money will go toward the British Red Cross society. Those affected by the tragedy are helping out in other ways as well: Manchester-area blood banks have received an overwhelming number of donors following the deadly attack. The suicide bombing Monday at Grandes concert at Manchester Arena left 22 people dead, including an 8-year-old girl and several teenagers. …

May 26, 2017

The Definition Of Hell For Each Myers-Briggs Personality Type

… for all of society. ESTP You are completely paralyzed, lacking even the ability to speak. ENTP Freedom of speech is revoked from the constitution. Voicing your opinion in any way is now illegal. INTP You are eternally condemned to researching an extremely vapid topic using wildly inaccurate methods, mostly involving interviewing people who have no idea what theyre talking about. ENTJ Somebody is wrong, and theyre directing a large group of people! You cant do anything about it and will have to …

May 25, 2017

Could you last a whole gig without using your phone? – BBC News

But many concertgoers find the practice irrating, and now some performers are starting to object too. “No mobile phones, cameras or recording devices will be allowed at Chris Rock’s Total Blackout Tour,” read a message posted on ticketing websites when the comedian’s new UK dates went on sale this month. Image copyright Yondr Image caption Audience members keep the locked pouches with them throughout the evening Rock’s use of Yondr at his upcoming UK …

May 22, 2017