All News Articles for 2015-01-19

Monday, January 19, 2015
Noam Chomsky: Obama's Drone Program 'The Most Extreme Terrorist Campaign of Modern Times'
Famed linguist takes aim at western hypocrisy on terrorism.
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Taking Back the Streets and Their Stories, Thousands Reclaim MLK Day
In year that saw renewed calls for racial justice, over 50 nationwide demonstrations held to 'desanitize' the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King
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'Brutality Beyond Words': Kenyan Police Fire Tear Gas at Protesting Children
Fighting to keep school playground, Kenyan children and activists assaulted by police
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'It Hurts Us All': Civil Rights Group Calls for Redskins Name Change
'The team seems to think that if they just ignore the mascot issue and do nothing then it will go away, but nothing could be further from the truth.'
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Mass Die-Offs of Birds and Fish Increasing In Frequency and Magnitude: Study
'One additional mass mortality event per year over 70 years translates into a considerable increase in the number of these events being reported each year'
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Upheaval in Yemen Continues as Deadly Clashes Break Out in Capital
Civilans face continued instability, violence
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Five Decades After Momentous Civil Rights Action, Friendship Nine to be Exonerated
Demonstrators' decision to accept jail time, rather than to go free on bail, became a widely used tactic in the fight against racial inequality
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GCHQ Spied on American, British Journalists, NSA Files Show
Investigative journalists listed among terrorists and hackers on threat assessment list
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GOP Lawmakers Plan Their Attack Against NY Fracking Ban
One month after landmark ban, Congress is likely to pursue 'property rights' argument to deflate regulatory action
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Ruptured Pipeline Pumps Tens of Thousands of Gallons of Shale Oil Along Yellowstone River
Residents in eastern Montana worry about contamination after "unknown amount" of Bakken crude enters water supply
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Surveillance Is Just First Phase as NSA Plans 'Guerilla' Tactics for Global Cyberwar
'The US government is currently undertaking a massive effort to digitally arm itself for network warfare.'
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Richest 1% Percent To Have More Than Rest of Humanity Combined
New Oxfam report shows the scale of global inequality is 'simply staggering'
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