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Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Farmworkers of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers march for justice in the fields in Tampa, Florida in 2011a. (Photo courtesy of CIW)
The Immokalee, Florida farmworkers who have captured international attention for their decades of successful organizing against starvation wages, debt bondage, and slavery , racked up another human rights victory on Wednesday when Ahold USA agreed to become the first major grocer in the United States to join the organization's Fair Food Program ...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
A white University of Cincinnati police officer was indicted Wednesday on a...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Hillary Clinton says she'll take a firm position for or against the...

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Proving there's no low Dick Cheney and his cronies will not go, Halliburton subsidiary KBR is suing 12 Iraq veterans who dared to seek and win damages for the cancer they got while guarding a toxic water treatment plant for KBR - which, a jury ruled, acted with "reckless and outrageous indifference to (an) unreasonable risk of harm" to them. When the award was overturned on appeal, KBR - which made $39 billion in Iraq - sought $850,000 in legal fees from vets whose lives they've already ravaged.