All News Articles for 2015-09-14

Monday, September 14, 2015
California Poised to Take Major Step for Democracy
Democratic Governor Jerry Brown is expected to sign the bill, which could impact millions of unregistered voters
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400+ Groups to Obama: You Have the Power to 'Keep it In the Ground'
'You can't be a climate leader while continuing to open up large amounts of federal land to extraction and encouraging continued fossil fuel development.'
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US Hands Redacted Torture Videos to Court, But Will World Ever See Them?
DOJ releases sealed videos after delay tactics and outright refusal
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In Bible Belt, Sanders Seeks Common Ground on Morality and Justice
'I came here today because I believe from the bottom of my heart that it is vitally important for those of us who hold different views to be able to engage in a civil discourse.'
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Ferguson "People's Report" Unveils Bold Plan To Achieve Racial Equity
Report addresses poverty, policing, school disparities, and other issues in St. Louis, stating, 'Make no mistake: This is about race.'
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To Defend Rights and Set Precedent, First Nation Targets Logging Plan
'It saddens me that we are forced to fight in court to protect our children from the dangerous impacts of clear-cut logging,' says Grassy Narrows chief
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Record El Niño Puts the 'Icing' on Global Warming Cake
Human induced climate change will exacerbate the naturally-occurring phenomenon known as El Niño to push global temperatures to record highs
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Tens of Thousands Surround Japan's Parliament Denouncing 'War Legislation'
A series of bills proposed by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe would allow the country's soldiers to deploy abroad for the first time since World War II
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California Wildfires Rage in Shadow of Warming Planet
Governor Jerry Brown declares states of emergency in several counties as uncontained blazes devastate communities
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EU Leaders Consider New Internment Camps for Rejected Refugees
Document obtained by the Guardian shows EU ambassadors planning 'detention measures' for people whose asylum applications are turned down
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Fringe No More: Sanders Takes Major Lead in Key Battleground States
New polling shows Bernie Sanders ahead of Hillary Clinton in both New Hampshire and Iowa
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Abbott Ousted But Australian Progressives Declare: 'Nothing Has Changed'
Internal revolt results in loss for Prime Minister as more moderate member of the conservative Liberal Party takes the helm
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