EU factory farm subsidies cause animal cruelty and climate catastrophe

EU farm subsidies enable this: Ireland exported a staggering 160,000 live male calves to Europe in 2018 The Guardian reports on the secret filming of unweaned male calves (cows) being treated with cruelty and disdain as they were transported from Ireland to the Netherlands for slaughter as veal. The mistreatment of animals in Europe’s factory… Continue reading EU factory farm subsidies cause animal cruelty and climate catastrophe

Top 5 ways to save the European Union

Europe is fucked The importance of the upcoming European Parliament elections from 23 – 26 May 2019 can’t be overstated. Brexit has turned everybody off the conversation about Europe, and caused years of policy paralysis. We should have been making things better for Europe’s citizens, but our unelected EU ‘leaders’ have shown poor leadership abilities,… Continue reading Top 5 ways to save the European Union

Read a thriller and save the world

Buy a book and help save the world Hi, my name is Gary J Byrnes, and I am the founder of Readathriller.com. My thrillers are global bestsellers and cover topics from 9/11 to Nazis, and much in between. I’m currently working on a thriller about a pilot who’s scared of flying, and who is driven… Continue reading Read a thriller and save the world

Climate strike Dublin, 15 March 2019

There is no planet B When Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg decided that she couldn’t wait for the adults to take climate change for the existential threat that it is, and started a school strike to draw attention to the issue, did she imagine the scale of what would come? It was a truly impressive butterfly… Continue reading Climate strike Dublin, 15 March 2019