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''A Complete Disaster'': Noam Chomsky on Trump and the Future of US Politics

President Donald Trump speaks during a joint presser with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, on …

Donald Trump

10 free tools for creating infographics, images and more

In the world of PR and marketing, visuals rule.<p>You can boost interest and engagement with your social media and blog posts by adding compelling …

Infographics

I'm a millionaire who creates zero jobs. Why do I pay less tax than you?

Our tax code is deliberately designed to reward money over work, and the corporate tax cut financially rewards companies for moving money and jobs overseas<p>In 2013, just a few years after the 2008 financial crisis, I was part of BlackRock’s Financial Markets Advisory Group working for the Greek …

Finance

How Soviet troops taunted the Nazis during their final drive to Berlin in World War II

The violence of the final weeks of World War II on Europe's Eastern Front was matched only by its chaos, as exhausted and outmanned German forces withered under attacks from well-equipped and highly motivated Soviet troops.<p>The front line became more fluid, with Soviet forces quickly enveloping Nazi …

History

20+ Rarely Seen Photos Show The Harsh Reality Of Russia In The 90’s, And Some Photos Might Shock You

During the 1990's Russia went through an enormous economic, social and political transition following the dissolution of the USSR. These events …

Russia

Editorial Design and Illustration for Public-sector Publications

Marçal Prats shared a beautiful post showcasing the editorial design and illustration work done for very important publications. These public-sector …

Graphic Design

Chlorinated chicken may be the least of our worries when it comes to signing a trade deal with Trump

Have you ever been to America? Had a chicken salad? Hot dog? Burger? Banana split? The lot? Lived to tell the tale?<p>Sure you did. Like millions of …

Organisms

We need to examine the reasons why we equate criticism of Israel with antisemitism

The ongoing attacks on the Labour Party for the alleged antisemitism of some of its prominent members is not only extremely biased and in the long …

Israel

Grid System Behind Logo Design

If you love of using a grid systems for every logo design you create, including marks and icons, Kareem Magdi got you covered. He shared a set of …

Graphic Design

Knowing me, knowing EU with DAVID SCHNEIDER

“Smell my EU protected denomination cheese, you mother!" This week’s special guest is the great DAVID SCHNEIDER, comedy legend of ‘Death Of Stalin’, …

Alan Partridge

Hand-Drawn Graphics by Deep Bear

Check out these hand-drawn logos and badges created by Deep Bear.Deep Bear is a branding and graphic design studio specializing in old methods of …

Graphic Design

60 Poster Design Ideas from the Regional Design Awards

<i>Deadline to enter the RDA: April 2, 2018.</i>The Regional Design Awards are one of the leading graphic design competitions in the nation—and the only …

Graphic Design

Brochure design: 10 top creative tips

We've given you a selection of great brochure templates elsewhere on the site. But when it comes to making a stunning brochure design from scratch – …

Graphic Design

In praise of video game castles

In a certain phase of my childhood I lived for castles. My sacred texts were the stories of King Arthur and Robin Hood; my toyboxes were filled with …

Castles

Jared Kushner is wreaking havoc in the Middle East

In his role as the president’s special advisor, Kushner seems to have decided he can remake the entire Middle East. The results could be devastating<p>The entire Middle East, from Palestine to Yemen, appears set to burst into flames after this week. The region was already teetering on the edge, but …

Donald Trump

Graphic Design Portfolio Template

A graphic design portfolio template for Adobe InDesign with 48 fully editable pages.Designed and published by Tujuh Benua, this extensive Adobe …

Graphic Design

Graphic designers, you can now master Adobe for next to nothing

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Blade Runner 2049 review – a future classic

The sequel to Ridley Scott’s 1982 classic manages to be both visually stunning and philosophically profound<p><i>Blade Runner</i> may have shaped the future, but it’s easy to forget its past. Now universally accepted as a classic, Ridley Scott’s future-noir fantasy (from an android-hunting novel by Philip K …

Science Fiction

Strange and beautiful things under a microscope – in pictures

A competition, now in its 43rd year, dedicated to showcasing the beautiful and bizarre as seen under a light microscope attracted over 2,000 entries from 88 countries. Here’s a selection of the winning and commended images from the 2017 Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition

Photography

Trump's Puerto Rico event was way worse than his tweets

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump faced a major test on Tuesday as he traveled to storm-ravaged Puerto Rico: Show the American citizens struggling for survival on the island that he understood their plight, sympathized with them and was doing everything in his power to make it better as quickly as he …

'Blade Runner Black Out 2022' Is Finally Released And It Is A Fantastic Piece Of Anime

The anime short <i>Blade Runner Black Out 2022</i> is finally out and it as good as I knew it would be.<p>Directed by Shinichiro Watanabe, of <i>Cowboy Bebop</i> fame, the short deals with events three years after the original <i>Blade Runner</i> were Nexus replicants are hunted down and murdered by humans.<p>A massive online …

Anime

Apple is really bad at design

Let me just rip this band-aid off...<p>The “notch” on the new iPhone X is not just strange, interesting, or even odd — it is bad. It is bad design, and …

iPhone 5

Get hired as a graphic designer with this online bootcamp that's just $15

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

This is how your world could end

In an extract from his book Ends of the World, Peter Brannen examines mass extinction events and the catastrophic outcome of rising temperatures for all the world’s population<p>Many of us share some dim apprehension that the world is flying out of control, that the centre cannot hold. Raging …

Climate Change

Don’t take lessons on patriotism from Brexiters

If we hated our country, we wouldn’t care about the wreck the Brexiters are making of it<p>Not so long ago, no one would have predicted a culture war around the Last Night of the Proms. No one would have seen any reason for opponents of the government to hand out thousands of EU flags at the Albert …

Political Science

8 of the Best Free Font Websites Offering Thousands of Stylish Typefaces

Picking out the right font for your design project is like selecting an item of clothing. Just like a great-fitting pair of jeans, the perfect typeface can take your design from ordinary to extraordinary. Our computers come loaded with a cursory selection of fonts, but that’s just the tip of the …

Typography

Poverty, illness, homelessness – no wonder McDonald’s UK workers are going on strike

Staff are fighting for £10 an hour. The boss earns £5,684 in the same time. Now employees like Tyrone are saying they’ve had enough<p>Treat this as a story about a giant company, if you want, or about an entire rotten system. But to me it comes down to a teenager, Tyrone. I wish you could see him: 17, …

McDonald's

There’s a disaster much worse than Texas. But no one talks about it

In this story America is not the victim. Along with Britain, it is on the side of the perpetrator – helping to cause the world’s worst humanitarian crisis<p>A quick quiz. No Googling, no conferring, but off the top of your head: what is currently the world’s worst humanitarian disaster? If you …

Middle East

We're all about to die in a third world war caused by Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un – but at least it has comedy value

If we’re to cease as a species in nuclear destruction, it will at least be heartening to know that it was caused by two of the most ridiculous people …

North Korea