Sports washing is a term that explains little and obscures everything

To say the least, a lot has been done about the takeover of Newcastle Untied. After 14 years of discussing the revival among ourselves, I think we all agreed that one day, once that was done, we could finally stop talking about it. Sadly, thanks to national media and Newcastle …

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Western wildlife agencies honor UW’s Monteith for mule deer research | New

21 October 2021 Kevin Monteith, associate professor and Wyoming Excellence Chair at UW’s Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources and the Wyoming Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, stops to take a photo with two mule deer captured during the ‘a research project in western Wyoming. Monteith received the …

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Fossil fuel use is dangerously out of sync with global goals

A bulldozer parked near a mound of coal on the grounds of the Peabody Energy Francisco coal mine in Francisco, Indiana, United States on Thursday, September 23, 2021. Luc Sharrett | Bloomberg | Getty Images LONDON – As world leaders prepare for one of the most important climate summits ever, …

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Georgia joins 19-state effort to urge Congress to oppose legislation raising natural gas and oil costs

Attorney General Carr joined a coalition of 19 states urging Congress to reject heavy legislation that would raise costs for power producers and hit U.S. consumers with even bigger price hikes as heating bills rise this winter . The coalition’s letter, sent Thursday, called on the leaders of two US …

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How New Zealand’s New Human Right to a Healthy Environment Could Accelerate New Zealand’s Action on Climate Change

OPINION: The official recognition last week by the United Nations Human Rights Council that the right to a healthy environment is an essential human right has been hailed as a historic victory for environmental protection and an important step forward for the world’s most vulnerable people. It is also important …

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Facebook launches Novi digital wallet pilot

Facebook is launching its Novi digital wallet as part of a pilot program in Guatemala and the United States, according to a company announcement on Tuesday, October 19. The long-awaited digital wallet allows people to send and receive money abroad instantly, securely and at no cost, according to the social …

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Money back is better than money back

Years ago, I read Charlie Ellis’ investing classic, “Winning the Loser’s Game,” and liked it so much that I reread it. My copy was the fourth edition, and its latest version is number eight, so it’s time to check out the new one. Ellis has taught at Yale and Harvard …

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“SGI signals a new era for humanity”: How the Saudi Green Initiative Forum could change the world

Since the turn of the last century, Saudi Arabia’s image and fortune have been inextricably linked with one element. The discovery and exploitation of petroleum transformed life in Saudi Arabia and placed the country at the forefront of the global petroleum economy. But times have changed over the past two …

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Human Rights Initiative reveals coupon discrimination in Virginia

HRI Founder Aaron Carr and Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring (Facebook, Getty) The advocacy group that slapped brokers and bigwigs in New York City and its suburbs with income discrimination lawsuits has hit the road. An investigation by the New York-based Housing Rights Initiative found that 29 landlords and brokers …

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How Can I Buy a Home With Student Loan Debt? (Podcast)

Buying a house with student debt? You’re not alone Student loan debt can seem like a burden. But that doesn’t have to stop you from achieving your goals, especially buying a home. As mortgage consultant Ivan Simental said in a recent episode of The Mortgage Reports Podcast, “You absolutely can …

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