All News Articles for 2015-05-02

Saturday, May 2, 2015
Targeting ISIS, US-Led Strike Kills 52 Civilians, Including 7 Children
A U.S. military strike on Friday targeting fighters with the Islamic State has killed 52 civilians, including 7 children and 9 women, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Saturday. According to the human rights watchdog group, an additional 13 Syrian civilians are missing following...
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With Nationwide Protests Against Police Brutality, Activists Declare: "Black Spring" has Begun
'The war on Black people in Baltimore is the same war on Black people across America,' declares grassroots organizers Ferguson Action.
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Drive to Drill: Energy Lobbyists Behind Governors' Crusade for Atlantic Oil
When the BP Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in flames off the Louisiana coast five years ago this month, the disaster killed 11 workers, injured 17 others and unleashed an undersea geyser that spewed more than 160 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. The BP disaster would go on to...
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