Blizzard to change name of Overwatch’s McCree following sexual harassment lawsuit

Blizzard to change name of Overwatch’s McCree following sexual harassment lawsuit

[ad_1] The gunslinger character in Overwatch. | Image: Activision Blizzard Blizzard says it plans to change the name of Overwatch’s gunslinger character following the explosive sexual harassment lawsuit brought against Activision Blizzard by the state of California. The character was originally named “McCree” after Jesse McCree, a former longtime Blizzard staffer who appears to be … Read more

The ‘queen of vegan cheese’ wants to change the dairy industry | Veganism

[ad_1] Miyoko Schinner calls herself “the queen of vegan cheese”. The chef, activist and author wrote the 2012 book Artisan Vegan Cheese, which taught readers how to make cheeses from nut milk. Two years later she launched Miyoko’s Creamery. Based in Sonoma, California, the company makes vegan cheese and butter products sold in thousands of … Read more

LGBTQ sex workers ‘in limbo’ after OnlyFans policy change

LGBTQ sex workers 'in limbo' after OnlyFans policy change

[ad_1] OnlyFans, the online content subscription service, has faced widespread backlash from sex workers after it announced last week that it will ban sexually explicit content starting Oct. 1.  Some LGBTQ OnlyFans creators say the changes could jeopardize one of their primary sources of income during the Covid-19 pandemic. Many sex workers, such as Stacey … Read more

Climate change made deadly Germany floods up to 9 times more likely, study finds

Climate change made deadly Germany floods up to 9 times more likely, study finds

[ad_1] Climate change has made extreme rainfall and floods like those which brought deadly devastation to western Europe last month more likely to occur, according to a new scientific study. Around200 people died and towns were left in ruins when rivers in Germany and Belgium overflowed their banks after heavy rains this summer. Streets turned … Read more