World

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Mass protests in Budapest this week against a proposed Internet usage tax apparently worked: Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Friday that his government would scrap the tax, at least for now. "We are not Communists, we don’t govern against the people," Mr. Orban said in his regular weekly interview on Hungarian radio. "We govern together...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore. (Photo: United Nations Photo/flickr/cc)
Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore announced his resignation on Friday...
Jon Queally, staff writer
A report by the United Nations, obtained by the Guardian newspaper, reveals...

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Biotech behemoth Monsanto may control much of the world's food supply, but they have yet to beat the "face of corporate evil" rap they've been handed by many of the 80 million millennials who constitute their future consumer base - and who may or may not like their fresh-faced babies' formula seasoned with glyphosate. Thus, meet Vance Crowe, Monsanto's slick new Director of Millennial Engagement, who says, actually, it's all good (if genetically engineered.)