The Tear Gas Burned For Hours. The Effects On My Body May Last A Lifetime.

I was working as a legal observer in San Francisco when I was exposed to the chemical agent known as tear gas. Touted as the safest known “riot dispersion” tactic in civilian uprisings, the compound is categorized as a . I felt pride donning my neon-green cap and reflective vest, symbols of my desire to […]

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‘First Hot Meal’: Sikh Volunteers Deliver To Melbourne Tower Lockdown Residents

See the latest stories on the coronavirus outbreak. The Sikh Volunteers Australia community organisation has been delivering meals to Melbourne locals since the coronavirus outbreak in March. However, their biggest COVID-19 food drive has just begun at Melbourne’s public housing towers where residents are under an unprecedented police-guarded lockdown that has been likened to being […]

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John Bolton Suggests Trump Spends Much Of His Time Glued To TV

Former national security adviser John Bolton took a swipe at President Donald Trump‘s reputed penchant for watching TV by saying it would be interesting to compare the president’s screen hours to his time listening to his advisers. Bolton made the comment Sunday on “Face the Nation” after host Margaret Brennan asked him if the president’s […]

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Zero-Waste Cooking Recipes: How To Use Up Leftover Ingredients

Since lockdown came into effect last month, procuring certain staple ingredients such as eggs and flour have become about as hard to find as hand sanitiser. Panic buying means many have more than they need, which in turn risks more , published by Quadrille in Hardback at £16.99 is out June 2020. French Onion Soup […]

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This Is How Much Money Cookbook Authors Can Actually Make

Every food blogger, influencer and YouTuber these days seems to have published a cookbook. It must be lucrative, right? You’d be surprised. Book advances are typically minimal and costs associated with publishing and promoting a cookbook are exorbitant. So why go through the lengthy and labor-intensive process if it doesn’t result in a substantial payoff? […]

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Can You Get A Yeast Infection On Your Face From Your Coronavirus Mask?

A friend of a friend recently visited the dermatologist to treat some unusually irritated skin near her chin and jawline. The diagnosis: A yeast infection ― yes, on her face ― potentially caused by the face mask she’d been wearing during the coronavirus pandemic. But is this diagnosis correct? Could this possibly be something we […]

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‘The World’s Gonna Know Your Name’: Student’s Viral TikTok Catches Disney’s Eye

Julian Bass asked the internet for help. It delivered. The 20-year-old TikTok star shot for the stars and hit them on Thursday as he showcased his talents as a visual effects artist, filmmaker and performer in a now-viral video. Viewed more than 6.3 million times on Thursday alone, the clip uses an impressive range of […]

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