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THE ENVIRONMENT

Florida Legislator Proposes Ban On Plastic Straw... Bans

The bill would prevent any local government from banning the straws until at least 2024.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.7.19
Culture

Sex Bloggers Say Tumblr Is 'as Good as Gone' After Porn Ban

"That's what tech does. It harnesses people for profitability, and then it destroys their worlds when capitalism decides we're not useful enough anymore.”
Beckett Mufson
12.5.18
Restaurants

UK Restaurants to Be Banned from Taking a Cut of Staff Tips

Currently, restaurants like Zizzi and Giraffe take a 10-percent cut of their employees’ tips.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
10.1.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Mayor Just Banned His City's Rec Centers from Buying Nike Products

In an apparent response to the new Colin Kaepernick ad.
Drew Schwartz
9.11.18
Dating

Why Are Trans People Being Banned From Tinder?

The dating app won’t really explain why it keeps happening.
Allison Tierney
12.15.17
meat

Relax, the EU Is Not About to Ban Döner Kebab

The döner will be spared... most likely.
Mayukh Sen
12.4.17
prison

We Asked Prisoners What They Think of the Prison Smoking Ban

"Try and come down hard on me and I'll terrorise the screws all day and all night."
Anonymous
9.1.17
News

Montreal Pit Bull Owners Are Freaking Out as Ban Comes into Effect

Hundreds of owners received letters saying they have four weeks to get rid of their dogs or leave the city.
Frederick Blichert
8.28.17
Noisey News

Justin Bieber Is Banned from China For Causing 'Discontent Among the Public'

He's now not allowed to perform in the People's Republic, according to an official statement.
Lauren O'Neill
7.21.17
pubs

This Pub Chain Could Start Barring People Who Swear

Samuel Smith’s Brewery, which owns 200 pubs across the UK, has issued new guidelines to its staff, instructing them to refuse service to sweary customers.
Daisy Meager
4.18.17
Noisey News

Waka Flocka Flame Banned from Cruise Line Because Somebody Pooped on Deck

The incident reportedly occurred at Rob Gronkowski's cruise party last year.
Alex Robert Ross
4.10.17
meat

Brazil's Rotten Meat Bribery Scandal Just Keeps Getting Bigger

So far, the EU, China, and Chile have all temporarily halted the import of some Brazilian meat.
Alex Swerdloff
3.22.17
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