Ghosts of White People Past: Witnessing White Flight From an Asian Ethnoburb – Pacific Standard

There's a very interesting article here about "white flight." Unlike the more common stories about this, this story isn't about whites moving out of an area when a black community arrives, to some newly-gentrified area which is guaranteed to have…

MIXED EMOTIONS Esteban is delighted, after taking his first chequered flag in 16th place. He had a …

MIXED EMOTIONS Esteban is delighted, after taking his first chequered flag in 16th place. He had a flawless weekend and we’re thrilled for him! But at the same time, we’re gutted for Pascal, for whom an opening lap incident denied…

Aerial Shots That Demonstrate The Stark Divide Between Rich and Poor

During apartheid, barriers were both constructed and modified to segregate urban spaces—roads, rivers, and large stretches of open land separating rich neighborhoods from the poor. Twenty-two years later these barriers still exist, large homes with lush lawns just a few…

Rejection of experts spreads from Brexit to climate change with ‘Clexit’ | Dana Nuccitelli | Environment | The Guardian

I only wish I'd read this on http://theonion.com "Gove also pushed to remove climate change from school curriculums, before backing down."