Kaia Turner

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Homeless people not welcome in airports as officials tighten rules

They’re warm. Safe. Open 24 hours. Accessible by public transportation. Uncrowded at night. And they don’t have limits on carrying your possessions with you.<p>For years, many homeless people have spent the night in airports between when the last evening flight lands and the first morning flight …

Homelessness

Cruz Excoriates Rubio on Foreign Policy, Links Him to Clinton

Ted Cruz on Monday offered his strongest denunciation so far of Marco Rubio's foreign policy views, assailing his Republican presidential rival as a …

Two weeks that will shake the world

Fourteen days in December will dictate the outlook of global markets as Britian prepares to go to war<p>Fourteen days in December will decide the fate of world markets as first the European Central Bank followed by Opec and then the US central bank gather to take landmark decisions on policy. The …

Oil

The Seattle CEO cut his own salary to give his employees a much higher basic pay, an experiment some describe as ‘lunatic’, others pioneering. It’s about values, he says, and hopes others will follow his lead in tackling inequality. But will they?<p>It’s Monday morning and a dozen people sit round a …

Foo Fighters

5 Unusual Morning Rituals That Will Change Your Life

I'm in!<p>The way you spend your first hour of waking up will make or break the rest of your day. If you find yourself shuffling about in the morning, …

Everything, Something, Nothing: The Modern Novel and the Departure of God

There is a joke, loved by Flaubert, of the atheist who is out fishing with his believing friend. The atheist casts his net and draws up a stone on …

10 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers and Educators

June 2, 2015<br>Today's collection features a list of some useful new educational web tools we have curated from the piles of emails we have received …

What it's Like Being Gay and Non-Gay Identical Twins

Despite sharing the same DNA and usually the same upbringing, identical twins can diverge in sexuality. We asked two Melbourne twins to discuss what that difference meant for them.<p>Identical twins spend their lives being compared. They share duplicate DNA (although it's expressed in different …

The issue of racism and Islamophobia among Beitar Jerusalem fans was considered an ‘unsolvable problem’ – until it was solved. One of the nastiest problem in Israeli soccer is about to get better, if not completely…

<b>The issue of racism and Islamophobia among Beitar Jerusalem fans was considered an ‘unsolvable problem’ – until it was solved.</b><p>One of the nastiest …

It's 150 years today since the end of the American Civil War – and still race divides the United States

The shooting of Walter Scott in South Carolina is yet more evidence that the bloodiest conflict in US history failed to resolve the question of racial equality<p><b>One hundred and fifty years ago today</b>, General Robert E Lee of the Confederate Army surrendered to General Ulysses S Grant, leader of the …

Robert Reich or Thomas Piketty: How to End Income Inequality

Unlike climate change, where some insist that there is no scientific agreement that comes as the result of literally 100 years of observation, there is growing, if grudging, agreement that income and wealth inequality is a problem. On the business front, we’ve gone from the Economist wondering if …

Economics