News for 2016-01-01

Friday, January 1, 2016
Ringing in New Year, Sanders Urges Iowans to Make 'Political Revolution' Happen
Ringing in the new year in Des Moines, Iowa, Bernie Sanders told crowds that the state has the power to "lead the political revolution" as his campaign cheered rally turnouts that "seem to be getting larger every day." The Des Moines Register reports : Sanders spoke twice on Thursday, as the [...
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Even Tumbling Fossil Fuel Prices Can't Deter Clean Energy Revolution
One of the biggest stories of 2015 was the sharp decline of oil prices, which fell this year to levels not seen in more than a decade. "After plunging from more than $100 a barrel to nearly $50 a barrel last year, U.S. oil prices fell 30 percent in 2015 to $37.04 a barrel," the Wall Street Journal...
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2015 a Deadly Year as Journalism 'Put Daily to the Sword'
From targeted bombings to fatal crossfire, the year 2015 was violent and deadly for journalists around the world, particularly those based in the Americas and Middle East, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) said Friday. According to a survey by the organization, at least 109...
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