Archive for February 21st, 2012

February 21st, 2012 - 11:19 am § in America, China

Is Newt Gingrich a Chinese Communist?

Students face exploitation in sweatshops Yojana Sharma Overseas NGOs have been raising the alarm over worker exploitation in factories in China that produce the Apple iPad and other electronic products. A new report by a Hong Kong-based labour organisation has found that many of the exploited are st[...]

February 21st, 2012 - 9:31 am § in Misc.

Marijuana Doubles Driving Risk According to BMJ

Cannabis use doubles chances of vehicle crash according to a new article in the British Medical Journal. The paper reviewed nine studies with a total sample of 49,411 people to determine whether the consumption of cannabis increases the risk of a motor vehicle collision. This is the first review to [...]