Stop the lying and protect the Dreamers

The unseemly back and forth that has followed President Donald Trump’s racist and profane remarks about preferring immigrants from Norway to those from Haiti and African nations is incredibly dangerous. Americans should demand better. Expecting Trump to be truthful is a lost cause, but what of others in his orbit? …

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Trump’s button tweet ‘spasm of a lunatic’

North Korea has labelled a tweet by US President Donald Trump as the “spasm of a lunatic” and “bark of a rabid dog”. The country’s ruling party newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, was responding to the President’s claim that he has a “much bigger and more powerful” nuclear button than Kim Jong …

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EU pledges to make all plastic packaging recyclable by 2030

The EU has pledged to make all plastic packaging recyclable by 2030. The move is part of the bloc’s first ever Europe-wide strategy to reduce plastic usage. Other plans, announced by the EU Commission, include reducing use of single-use plastics and restrictions on microplastics. Commissioners claim that microplastics in the …

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