Day: May 26, 2019

CrossFit quits Facebook, Instagram, accuses social media giant of censorship, being ‘utopian socialists’

May 26, 2019

CrossFit, the branded workout regimen, accused Facebook of being “utopian socialists” and left the platform after the social network deleted a group dedicated to a diet. The move to quit both Facebook and Instagram came in the wake of the decision to delete “without warning or explanation the Banting7DayMealPlan,” a group that advocated a diet aimed at eating “food […]

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Reading and Leeds, Latitude, Download and Wireless festivals to go plastic-free

May 26, 2019

 A crowdsurfer at the 2018 Reading festival. Photograph: Simone Joyner/Getty Images The British music festivals Reading and Leeds, Wireless and Download will go plastic-free after global concert promoter Live Nation pledged to eliminate single-use plastics from its venues and events by 2021. The plan forms part of the world’s largest concert promoter’s push to achieve zero waste at its […]

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