Coca-Cola ‘paid scientists to downplay how sugary beverages fueled the obesity crisis between 2013-2015,’ medical journal study finds

‘We are certainly going to have to disclose this [Coca-Cola funding] at some point. Our preference would be to have other funders on board first… Right now, we have two funders. Coca Cola and an anonymous individual donor… Does including the Universities as funders/supporters pass the red face test?’ one email read.

One-Third of US Consumers Believe Brands Should Continue Facebook Boycott, Survey Shows

Findings show that 38 percent of respondents said Facebook had not done enough to address content deficiencies as opposed to 20 percent who think Facebook has done enough, and 33 percent said that brands should continue the boycott as opposed to 21 percent who think brands can resume adds. The largest share of respondents, just […]

Can you guess what Fox News and Netflix have in common?

Jeep (same) Amazon (+10) Walmart (+6) American Express and MSNBC (same, +2) Clorox and Netflix (new, new) Disney and Levi Strauss (-4, -1) Ford and The New York Times (-4, +1) Fox News (+2) Hershey’s and Purell (-2, new) Coca-Cola and The Washington Post (-6, +6) Coors and USAA (+3, new) AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon […]

New Book Offers Insider’s Glimpse Into Life in North Korea

Abrahamian recalls there had been cautious optimism that North Korea would begin to open when Kim assumed power after the December 2011 death of his father, Kim Jong Il. In subsequent years, he oversaw numerous educational initiatives, including holding business and trade workshops that focused on female entrepreneurship and in another, a presenter introduced participants […]

Boris Johnson urges Brits to get back to work TODAY – but nearly five in six set to stay home

ALL AT SEAFrench efforts to stop migrants like ‘trying to empty sea with a spoon’ says MP