MI6 ‘turned blind eye’ to torture of rendered detainees, finds Gibson report. Because anything goes when you’re fighting terrorists, even human rights abuses.

Boy Scouts lose support from donor Lockheed Martin over anti-gay policy. It’s almost like discriminating against queer people is wrong or something.

Sex, lies and the Internet: The tale of Lena Chen. [TW: Everything] About harassment, abuse, and Being a Woman on the Internet.

Weed all about it: The origins of the word ‘˜marijuana’ in the US. Turns out it’s racism!

Supporting Survivors of Prison Rape. This holiday season, help survivors of prison sexual assault.

When “Life Hacking” Is Really White Privilege. Somehow getting opportunities you don’t really deserve? You’re probably white.

Bloomberg makes last speech as mayor: ‘New York has never been stronger.’ “Also, please don’t undo all the damage I’ve caused.”

Fracking hell: what it’s really like to live next to a shale gas well. And we’re totally fine with doing this to people.

Uganda Goes There-Passes Anti Homosexuality Bill. Well, fuck.