Tag archive for ‘2019’
By admin On Monday, March 9th, 2020

One in five nurseries and pre-schools lost a quarter of their employees to job pressures in 2019

Poor funding of early-years education is still pushing staff to quit, with employers reporting resignations for reasons from lack of progression and work/life balance to negative effects on health, as well as low More...

By admin On Friday, March 6th, 2020

Amazon burning in 2019 was bad, but nowhere near as apocalyptic as MSM would have us believe

Despite a media furor over the widespread burning of Amazon rainforest in 2019, the latest analysis by the ESA’s Fire CCI project reveals that the total number of fires in the Amazon was only slightly above the More...

By admin On Monday, March 2nd, 2020

Report shows electoral system continued to benefit Tories over Labour in 2019

New analysis from the Electoral Reform Society has showed that in 2019 the electoral system continues to benefit the Conservative Party more than Labour. The analysis also shows that the Scottish National Party More...

By admin On Thursday, February 20th, 2020

‘Death dividend’: British arms maker BAE Systems blasted on Twitter after announcing big sales growth for ‘good year’ 2019

Britain’s biggest arms manufacturer, BAE Systems, has come under a hail of fire on social media after proudly announcing the “greatest increase” in dividend profits in eight years as part of their 2019 financial More...

By admin On Saturday, February 15th, 2020

Soaring US ‘defense’ budget helped drive world military spending to 10-year high in 2019

Global military expenditures in 2019 saw their largest increase in 10 years, propelled in no small part by skyrocketing US “defense” budgets, which continue to dwarf some of the world’s next largest spenders More...

By admin On Thursday, February 13th, 2020

US: White supremacist propaganda rises by 120 percent in 2019

US: White supremacist propaganda rises by 120 percent in 2019 Anti-Defamation League reports 2,713 cases of white supremacist propaganda, compared with 1,214 in 2018 MEE staff Wed, 02/12/2020 More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

US airstrikes in Afghanistan hit ten-year high in 2019

The Trump administration has ramped up the air war in Afghanistan as it seeks to pressure the Taliban into a settlement, killing hundreds of civilians in the process. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Thursday, January 16th, 2020

More than 500 people, mainly children, died in Syria’s al-Hol camp in 2019: Medics

More than 500 people, mainly children, died in Syria’s al-Hol camp in 2019: Medics Malnutrition and poor healthcare cited among causes at camp for displaced people and Islamic State fighters’ More...

By admin On Friday, January 10th, 2020

What caused Labour’s decline: 2019 vs 2017

An in-depth analysis of the statistics from the 2019 election shows beyond doubt that it was the collapse of the Labour Leave vote that proved fatal for Labour, reports Richard Crawford Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

Gearing up for APOCALYPSE & wolf as best buddy: WATCH RTD’s most popular documentaries of 2019

Wrapping up a turbulent 2019, RT Documentary has picked its 10 most watched films of the outgoing year, including a look into the world of people who think the end of days might be just around the corner. Dying More...