Photo courtesy of Lilian Wagdy via Flickr, modified by Curiousmatic. Whether justified or not, riots and protests happen in the heat of civilian frenzy and unrest. How they’re handled is another story, told in large part by the actions and tools of police forces.
image courtesy of Chiot’s Run via Flickr modified by Curiousmatic When it comes to contemporary food fervor, Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) are one of the most divisive, ubiquitous, and sometimes downright conspiratorial topics on the table.
In spite of Western resistance, Russia’s controversial aid convoy has successfully completed its mission into Ukrainian territory. What does this mean for the future?
photo by Hossam el-Hamalawy courtesy of Flickr The Internet has begun turning the tides of sociopolitical activism in some of the most unlikely of places. This is where revolutions and the ubiquity of the Internet intertwine.
To date, there is only one tried and true method of preventing terror attacks–intelligence gathering. Currently, this may be the very arena where the CIA and NSA are falling behind.
Photo courtesy of Images Money via Flickr. Each year, terrorist organizations make millions of dollars from ransoming kidnapped foreigners.
While Kickstarter and other crowdfunding platforms have funded many a great project, they have also been used for more questionable causes.
Photo courtesy of Physicians for Human Rights via Flickr, modified by Curiousmatic. Receiving a warning that your home is about to be obliterated is certainly better than having no notice at all, but it’s by no means a preferable situation.