All News Articles for 2016-04-05

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Demanding Justice for Berta, Cárceres Family Makes Plea for US to End 'Impunity'
"It’s time for the U.S. to...promote justice and stop the killing of social activists rather than continuing to hand the Honduran government a blank check to carry on with business as usual."
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TransCanada Shuts Keystone Pipeline Over Leak: 'We Don't Know Where It's Coming From'
'Their hotshot computer system did not detect the spill... Our worst fears have been realized.'
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Bigotry Spreads as Mississippi Governor Signs Anti-LGBTQ 'Badge of Shame'
'This is no religious freedom bill but rather a bill that gives freedom to those who discriminate," says US congressman
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Planned Parenthood Official Faces Jail Time for Refusing to Submit Records
Missouri Senate considers holding healthcare chapter president in contempt of court for resisting subpoenas
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First to Fall? Panama Papers Bring Down Iceland PM, Portending Future Fallout
'The greater crime is that we have a secret economy connected to and even supporting some of the worst aspects of the global capitalist system'
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UN Says Greece May Have 'Accidentally' Deported Asylum Seekers
In potential violation of international law, border police 'forgot' to process asylum applications of some of those forcibly deported to Turkey
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Pfizer Deal Dead as Treasury Cracks Down on Corporate Tax Dodgers
New rule would 'wipe out the expected tax breaks Pfizer was counting on' from its $150 billion mega-merger
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While Clinton Backed 2011 Trade Deal, Sanders Foresaw Panama Papers Fiasco
'Panama is a world leader when it comes to allowing wealthy Americans and large corporations to evade US taxes,' Sanders told Congress in 2011.
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High Turnout in Wisconsin, But Long Lines and ID Requirements Hamper Voters
Controversial voter ID law put to test as Sanders campaign hopes for decisive victory in key state
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Tax Windfall for Deepwater Horizon Settlement a 'Major Coup for BP'
'Treating the worst oil spill in U.S. history as an ordinary and necessary business expense boggles the mind'
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Progressive Debate Deepens as Sanders Battles Clinton for New York
On 'wedge' issues like nuclear power and minimum wage, Sanders and Clinton tout different approaches
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