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Jake Johnson, staff writer
The British Labour leader also slammed Tories' austerity agenda and Prime Minister Theresa May's "disdain for the powerless and the poor"
Julia Conley, staff writer
Demonstrators in South Korea held a cartoonish illustration of President Donald Trump on Tuesday.
"Outside the U.S., this is beyond the pale."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Thousands of people are sick, but there are not enough hospitals, not enough medicines, not enough clean water."
The epidemic is a "man-made disaster driven by national and international...


A supermarket giant in the U.K. has removed metal spikes outside stores to deter rough sleepers and other "anti-social" elements after people protested that the latest in "defensive urban architecture" treats the homeless as pigeons, rats or other unwashed, unwanted, shoo-go-away vermin. Left Unity argues there are 700,000 empty homes in the country, and no good reasons for anyone to be homeless.