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Catalan independence movement explained

Give me context on the Catalonia crisis...A lot of people of the Spanish region of Catalonia (which includes Barcelona) have been wanting to separate...

The conflict: Turkey, the Kurds & the U.S

Give me context… Turkey hates the Kurds & has launched a military operation against them. The Kurds are an ethnic group that has been demanding...

Saudi Arabia: It’s oil attacked. Iran to blame

Give me context. Saudi Arabia shut down half of its oil production (~5% of global production) following air attacks on Saudi's oil facilities. This led...

Brexit: Bye bye Theresa May

Give me context on Brexit...In 2016, the UK held a referendum on whether the UK should leave or remain in the European Union (EU). 52% of the British...

Brexit: Theresa May’s deal explained

Theresa May's Brexit Deal covers 3 things. 1.Financial settlement. The UK has to pay Europe $39 billion for leaving. 2.Border between Northern Ireland & Ireland. Give me context... Ireland...

Revolution in France: the Yellow Vests

Give me some context… French President Emmanuel Macron said that in 2019, fuel taxes will be increase, particularly on diesel to fight climate change. As a...

Women’s revolution: #MeToo

Give me context... In October 2017, a lot of women accused producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual abuse and he was fired by his production company. Later that...

Why Trump moves U.S embassy to Jerusalem

Give me some context… Trump is moving the U.S embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The rest of the world is saying like "wtf, you...

Israeli-Palestinian conflict, explained in 250 words

Israeli-Palestinian conflict explained. In 1917, Britain said it wanted to establish "a national home for the Jewish people" in Palestine (The Balfour Declaration). The British...


TikTok is here to stay. The deal, explained

Trump agrees to TikTok deal with Oracle and Walmart, allowing app’s U.S. operations to continue.

Is there life on Venus?

A group of scientists suggested that there could be life on Venus, the closest planet to Earth.

Apple vs Epic Games: the war, explained

Apple is suing Epic Games, the company that owns Fortnite, for breach of contract.

Wtf is happening in California with inmate firefighters?

As wildfires in California rage on, some inmates have come to help. What's the controversy???

Wtf is happening with TikTok? Is it a good buy?

TikTok could increase its value up to $200.000 million, according to analysts.

Putin’s biggest opponent has suspectedly been poisoned.

Alexei Navalny, Putin’s biggest opponent, has suspectedly been poisoned. THE STORY. On a flight from Siberia to Moscow, Alexei started feeling very unwell. After making an...