All News Articles for 2014-10-22

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Noam Chomsky at United Nations: It Would Be Nice if the United States Lived up to International Law
Reknowned intellectual spoke at event sponsored by the United Nations Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People
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#O22: Nationwide Day of Action Builds Momentum Against Institutional Racism
Protesters gather in cities around the country to demand an end to mass incarceration, police brutality
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Big Oil Spending Millions to Kill Local Anti-Fracking Measure
Santa Barbara County the site of another David vs. Goliath fight in local initiatives
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Suit Demands EPA Show Documents Related to Big Oil Influence over Fuel Standards
"Was there a back room deal orchestrated by big oil and high ranking officials in the Obama administration?"
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Seven Years Later, Blackwater Guards Found Guilty of Massacre in Iraq
Critics say verdict is 'step towards accountability' but does not hold top-ranking Blackwater executives and U.S. government leaders responsible for war crimes
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US Reportedly Airdropped Weapons Into ISIS Hands
YouTube video depicts munitions destined for Kurdish fighters in Kobani reportedly obtained by ISIS fighters
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Two Confirmed Dead In Shooting Near Canadian Parliament
Police are searching for "multiple shooters"
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Despite Media, Rightwing Ebola Hype, US Public Resists Total Panic
Survey finds major differences in perception of the threat depending on the respondents’ political affiliations.
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US Given New Deadline for Torture Photos 'More Disturbing' Than Abu Ghraib
Judge says Obama administration must clarify why thousands of images depicting abuse of detainees held by U.S. forces have never been seen by American public
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