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Thursday, November 27, 2014
UN Experts to Obama: Don't Bend to CIA Wishes on Torture Report
"Your decision on this issue will have far-reaching consequences for victims of human rights violations everywhere and for the credibility of the United States," the letter states.
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Organic Food Activists Take Thanksgiving Fight to Monsanto's Front Lawn
People around the country are pledging to make their Thanksgiving feasts as organic, local, non-GMO, and pesticide-free as possible, while healthy food advocates are taking their message straight to agrochemical giant Monsanto's front lawn. Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir—a project of...
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'Love Each Other': Support Floods in for Ferguson Public Library
The Ferguson Municipal Library, a beacon of peace in a community wracked by unrest, has received a flood of donations in response to its decision to stay open following Monday's grand jury announcement—more than $175,000, or more than half its annual budget, in just two days. The public library ,...
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