TEN thousand North Koreans form a giant mosaic tribute to their Dear Leader Kim Jung Un. The breath-taking display by the North Korean people was captured by photographer Eric Lafforgue, 47. He travelled six times to the secretive NOrth Korea state to capture its unique culture - before being barred. The mass congregation took place in May Day stadium in North Korea, around the same size as Brazil's Maracana.
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As we've reported before, the Obama administration has reached new heights when it comes to prosecuting whistleblowers. Under Obama's presidency, seven people have been convicted in accordance with the Espionage Act of 1917 for leaking governmental information to the public. All previous administrations combined haven't prosecuted that many whistleblowers. Now, a group of attorneys have come together to form the Whistleblower Defense League to protect such individuals from legal action. One of those attorneys, Jay Leiderman, discusses why they felt it was necessary to create this group.
The London Whale trading calamity cost JP Morgan Chase and its investors nearly $6 billion in credit derivatives and last Thursday the firm accepted an award for its performance handling the situation. Many critics feel that the bank doesn't merit an award for "crisis management" for a problem it created, including the US Senate who critiqued the financial institution for evading regulations and misleading stockholders. Comedian Dan Wilbur gives us his take.
The Jewish scholar explains why Zionism and Judaism are not necessarily the same thing and why he believes that Israel as a state is not legitimate.