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Child drag queen poses next to almost-naked adult counterpart, but mother says boy not sexualized

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A photo showing a 10-year-old Canadian drag queen posing next to a half-naked adult performer sparked outrage online. But the boy’s mother thinks it’s all OK and the child is not overtly sexualized. The world of drag queens – male performers taking on exaggeratedly female personas and taking to the stage – may seem like Read More

United Nations of Harassment? 1-in-3 UN employees sexually harassed – report

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A shocking one-in-three United Nations employees report they have been sexually harassed at work over the past two years, according to a first-of-its-kind survey – and the figure is even higher for whole-career harassment. While the most common types of “harassment” reported were “sexual stories or jokes that were offensive” and “offensive remarks about appearance, Read More

United Nations of Harassment? 1 in 3 UN employees sexually harassed – report

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A shocking one in three United Nations employees report they have been sexually harassed at work over the past two years, according to a first-of-its-kind survey – and the figure is even higher for whole-career harassment. While the most common types of “harassment” reported were “sexual stories or jokes that were offensive” and “offensive remarks Read More

Tendeka secures major AICDs contract to boost oil recovery in Middle East

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1/11/2019 ABERDEEN — Independent global completions service company Tendeka has secured a further multi-million-pound contract with a major national oil company in the Middle East. The agreement will see Tendeka provide reservoir modelling and the installation of its FloSure Autonomous Inflow Control Devices (AICDs) to boost production and improve reservoir performance in several mature fields. Read More

Skydance hires ousted Disney animation head John Lasseter

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(Reuters) – U.S. film production company Skydance Media on Wednesday named Walt Disney Co’s (DIS.N) former animation head and co-founder of Pixar, John Lasseter, as head of its animation division. FILE PHOTO: John Lasseter, Chief Creative Officer of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, speaks during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, Read More

Skydance hires ousted Disney animation head Lasseter

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FILE PHOTO: John Lasseter, Chief Creative Officer of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, speaks during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., January 8, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – U.S. film production company Skydance Media on Wednesday named Walt Disney Co’s (DIS.N) former animation head and co-founder of Pixar, John Lasseter, Read More

OPEC output drastically reduced as Saudi cuts begin

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By Grant Smith on 1/3/2019 LONDON (Bloomberg) — Before its agreement to cut oil supplies even started, OPEC’s production plunged by the most in almost two years last month.  In a sign of the urgency felt by the cartel amid tumbling crude prices, leading member Saudi Arabia throttled back production, according to a Bloomberg survey Read More

Yellow Vest protesters attempt to storm Macron’s Mediterranean castle

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French president Emmanuel Macron just can’t get away from Yellow Vest protesters. The anti-government demonstrators have even turned up outside his presidential hideaway on the Mediterranean coast. The police had to repel around 40 Yellow Vests as they attempted to storm the medieval fort of Bregancon that has served as a summer retreat for French Read More

Macron’s Mediterranean retreat hit with Yellow Vest protests

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French president Emmanuel Macron just can’t get away from Yellow Vest protesters. The anti-government demonstrators have even turned up outside his presidential hideaway on the Mediterranean coast. The police had to repel around 40 Yellow Vests as they attempted to storm the medieval fort of Bregancon that has served as a summer retreat for French Read More

Venezuela cocoa growers fear new pest: the government

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SAN JOSE DE BARLOVENTO, Venezuela (Reuters) – Venezuela cocoa trader Freddy Galindo has battled highway robberies, kidnappings of family members and declining quality in his 19 years exporting the nation’s legendary beans. This year’s harvest brought a new worry: meddling by the socialist government. He said trucks filled with beans leaving his warehouse in central Read More