All News Articles for 2016-02-16

Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Democratic Primary Makes Clear: A Populist Revolution is Coming
Regardless of Sanders win, Thomas Piketty predicts 'the end of the politico-ideological cycle' brought on by Ronald Reagan at the behest of financial elites
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Unlikely Critic Says Banks Still Too Big To Fail, Pose 'Nuclear' Risk to US Economy
Federal Reserve official Neel Kashkari warns "we won't see the next crisis coming, and it won’t look like what we might be expecting."
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Landmark Survey Shows For-Profit Water is a Risky Rip-Off
'Without shareholders expecting profits, public systems are less likely to cut corners on service,' says Food & Water Watch
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Pope Francis Apologizes to Mexican Indigenous for History of Pillage and Abuse
Catholic leader also specifically called on native people to 'teach mankind how to maintain a harmonious relationship with nature'
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Bidding on Planet's Future, Activists Disrupt Fossil Fuel Auction in Utah
Campaigners say they will continue to protest until federal government stops selling off public lands, keeps oil and gas 'in the ground'
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Calling for Ban on Dangerous Gas Storage, Residents Occupy State Regulatory Building
'It is unconscionable that these regulators are putting people at risk while giving companies a pass,' declared one activist
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In Michigan, Sanders Slams Government That Has Money for War, Not for Flint
'It is beyond my comprehension that in the year 2016 in the United States of America we are poisoning our children.'
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As Zika Fears Spread, Might Pesticide Cure be the Cause?
As WHO backs GMO mosquitoes to fight virus, one Brazilian state suspends use of larvicide after claims the chemical could be behind the rise of birth defect
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