Kevin Rae

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The Drug Lessons They Should Have Taught You at School

Some advice that would have been more useful than: "You will die if you do drugs."<p>Primary school. Am I right, guys? Those lazy, crazy days of eating Cheestrings, doodling Slipknot logos and being horrible to everyone all the time.<p>Then comes secondary school and most people's first flutter with …

How Tabasco Sauce is made

I am a committed Tabasco Sauce fiend. It is neither too hot, nor too mild, nor too vinegary -- I put it on pretty much everything. I'd use it for …

Will China and Japan Go to War Over the Senkaku Islands?

Japan bought them last year, but the Chinese have sent in their warships.<p>While the world deals with another round of North Korean nuclear war threats, another less obvious conflict is looming in South-Asia, involving old-time foes and a potentially revitalised rivalry.<p>The Japanese and Chinese are …

A Novel Idea: Asking an Afghan About the Future of Afghanistan

The American military want the war against the Taliban to continue – but not everyone does.<p><i>Greg Palast is a</i> New York Times <i>bestselling author and fearless investigative journalist whose reports appear on BBC</i> Newsnight <i>and in</i> The Guardian<i>. Palast eats the rich and spits them out. Catch his reports and</i> …