Youth around the world strike for climate

Tens of thousands of students across the world are taking part in #schoolstrike4climate, a mass protest movement aimed at forcing politicians into action on climate change.

Ocasio-Cortez: we should not fear automation

Democrat Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has told an audience at the South by Southwest (SXSW) conference that we should not be fearful of automation replacing jobs en masse.

Facebook to crack down on anti-vaccine content

After criticisms that it was allowing anti-vaccination misinformation to flourish and circulate on the platform, Facebook has announced it is taking steps to bury content from anti-vaxxers.