All News Articles for 2016-03-10

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Canada, US Unveil Plan to Slash Methane, But Where's the Fracking Ban?
Joint plan announced by Trudeau and Obama to achieve Paris climate agreement goals gets praise from environmental groups, but Arctic drilling still a concern
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In 'David vs. Goliath' Fracking Case, Families Handed Major Win
A court on Thursday handed down a $4.2 million verdict—and vindication—to two Pennsylvania families who said fracking contaminated their water
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'Now or Never': 400 Kilometer March Begins in Bangladesh to Oppose Coal Plants
"We can't allow this power plant to destroy the world's largest mangrove forest."
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This Legal Fight Could Lift Up Generations of Low-Wage Workers—And McDonald's Is Not Happy
New York judge could determine whether fast-food giant can be held liable for any labor law violations by its franchisees
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People Demand 'Banks for the Common Good' to Overthrow Multinational Behemoths
A coalition of social justice groups in Scotland looks at the economic and ecological dangers of corporate mega banks and mounts an argument for democratic reform
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Who's Pumping Money into 2016 Election? Hedge Fund Heads
New analysis by Reuters shows Clinton, Cruz biggest recipients of hedge fund managers' donations
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Lead Discovery Forces Water Ban in Newark Public Schools
Elevated levels of lead were found at 30 public schools in New Jersey's largest district, but school officials tell parents they 'should have no concerns'
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Responding to Clinton Barb, Sanders Blasts US Imperialism in Latin America
'The key issue here was whether the United States should go around overthrowing small Latin American countries,' says Bernie Sanders
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Apple Warns FBI Could Make Them Turn On iPhone Cameras and Microphones Next
'When they can get us to create a new system to do new things, where will it stop?'
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Pushing Carbon Tax and Fracking Ban, Sanders Lays Down Gauntlet on Climate
"I hope that Secretary Clinton would join me if we are serious about climate change, about imposing a tax on carbon on the fossil fuel industry and making massive investments in energy efficiency and sustainable energy. And by the way... I hope you’ll join me in ending fracking in the United States...
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