News for 2013-02-10

Sunday, February 10, 2013
[title] The Power of Outrospection
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[field_image_caption-raw] Thousands March to 'Lift the Burden' of Austerity in Ireland
Over 100,000 Irish citizens took to the streets Saturday in protest of six years of severe austerity cuts and rocketing costs of living since the financial crisis plunged the country's banking system into an endless debt spiral. Organized by the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU), 'Lift the...
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[field_image_caption-raw] Seeking Salvation, 30 Million Hindus Bathe in Ganges River
Tens of millions of Hindus have gathered in the Indian city of Allahabad on Sunday for a ritual bath in the sacred Ganges River in the "most auspicious day" of the world's largest religious festival, the Kumbh Mela.
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[field_image_caption-raw] 'Future of Food at Stake' as Indiana Farmer Takes Monsanto to Top Court
75 year-old Indiana soybean farmer, Vernon Hugh Bowman, is taking agriculture giant Monsanto to the US Supreme Court over one of the most "systemic crisis" in modern farming: who controls the rights to the seeds planted in the ground. "I really don't consider it as David and Goliath. I don't think...
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[field_image_caption-raw] Israel Goods Boycott Movement Rises
Tawfiq Mandil, 45, stands amongst hundreds of Palestinian farmers, activists, and international supporters in the Gaza Strip’s eastern Zeitoun district, about half a kilometer from the border with Israel. They are renewing a call for the boycott of Israeli goods.
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[title] Bill Maher Interviews Julian Assange on Kill Lists and Wikileaks
Bill sits down with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange for an exclusive interview.
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