News for 2014-03-10

Monday, March 10, 2014
[field_image_caption-raw] A Modern Day ‘Harvest of Shame’
This story was done in collaboration with VICE News
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[title] Above All Else: Keystone XL Documentary Premieres at SXSW
ABOVE ALL ELSE Trailer from John Fiege on Vimeo .
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[field_image_caption-raw] 'Very Worrying': New Ozone-Destroying Gases Discovered
Scientists have made a "very worrying" discovery of four new ozone-destroying gases. The research from scientists at the University of East Anglia was published Sunday in the journal Nature Geoscience .
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[field_image_caption-raw] UN Report Calls for Radical, Democratic Food System
The current global food system needs to be "radically" and "democratically" changed in order to alleviate global hunger and serve human rights over the profits of major agribusiness corporations, according to a report rele
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[field_image_caption-raw] Duke Energy to Customers: You Pay for Coal Ash Mess
Duke Energy's North Carolina customers should pay for the cleanup of its toxic coal ash ponds across the state.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Israeli Youth: 'We Refuse to Serve in the Occupation Army'
"If necessary, I will go to jail."
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[field_image_caption-raw] Ukraine: Tensions Mount Ahead of Crimea Referendum Vote
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[field_image_caption-raw] UN Official: States Must Not Hide Civilian Drone Deaths
Increasing drone strikes are causing "disproportionate civilian casualties," and the U.S.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Hundreds Refuse Food in Growing Call Against Deportations
Hundreds of hunger striking detainees at an immigration detention center in Washington state continued their third day of protest Monday despite reported harassment by prison officials.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Snowden SXSW Talk a 'Call to Arms' to Tech World
In his first live video appearance since his earth-rattling disclosures, National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden spoke before audiences at the South by Southwest (SXSW) technology, music and film conference in Austin, Texas on Monday.
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[title] Women as City Builders
How does one incorporate protest sites into city planning? How can city planners bring diversity back to gentrified spaces? How do you populate depopulated spaces? Do men and women plan cities differently?
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[field_image_caption-raw] Are Progressives Ready for 'Political Revolution' with Bernie?
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