News for 2014-03-16

Sunday, March 16, 2014
 Coalition of Immokalee Workers In 'Fair Food' Fight, Florida Farmworkers Take On Industry
The Immokalee, Florida migrant farmworkers who have forced some of the biggest food industry corporations in the world to acquiesce to their demands for "dignity" in the fields say they are determined to make Wendy's and Publix do the same. To prove it, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers launched...
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[field_image_caption-raw] US Quietly Ships Hellfire Missiles, Rifles, and Ammo to Iraq
This month alone, "the United States delivered nearly 100 Hellfire missiles together with hundreds of thousands of rounds of ammunition and M4 rifles" to the Iraqi government, the U.S. Embassy to Iraq revealed Sunday.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Crimean Residents Vote to Join Russia
Update 8:15 PM EST: Over 95 percent of Crimean residents have voted to join Russia, according to officials. Updates and analyses are being posted to Twitter.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Thousands in Tokyo Demand 'Drop Nuclear Power'
Over 5,000 people rallied in Tokyo
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