All News Articles for 2011-11-01

Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Anti-G20 Protests Confined to Nice as Police Seal Off 'Fortress Cannes'
Cannes closed to demonstrators as 12,000 police deployed to provide security for G20 summit
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Backlash: Israel Orders New Building in East Jerusalem
Tenders for fresh "housing units" made public as Netanyahu government decides to freeze tax revenues to Palestinians.
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[title] Phyllis Bennis on Palestinian UNESCO Membership, NATO in Libya, and US Hegemony in Africa
U.S. Pulls All Funding for UNESCO After Sweeping Vote to Support Palestinian Membership: As NATO Ends Libyan Bombing Campaign, Is the U.S. Seeking Greater Military Control of Africa?
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[title] On November 6th, Fight to Stop the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline
Actor and anti-Keystone Pipeline activist David Strathairn explain why he's coming to Washington, DC on November 6 to join a symbolically powerful encircling of the White House, and why he thinks we should all join him.
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[title] The Koch Brothers
People & Power asks if the tycoon duo's fortune could put the radical right into the White House.
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Long Overlooked, Cooperatives Get Their Due at United Nations
UNITED NATIONS - Hailed as economically viable and socially responsible, cooperatives have over one billion members worldwide and can be found in sectors ranging from agriculture to finance to health.
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Governments Turn to Hacking Techniques for Surveillance of Citizens
Surveillance firms that recently attended a US conference are being accused of offering their services to repressive regimes
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