All News Articles for 2016-04-13

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Sanders Responds to Disgruntled CEOs: 'I Welcome Their Contempt'
This is not the first time Bernie Sanders has drawn the ire of corporate honchos
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Seeking Allies in Revolution, Sanders Backs Progressive Women for Congress
'No candidate for president—not Bernie Sanders, not the greatest president you could possibly imagine—can take on the billionaire class alone.'
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Oil Industry's Suppression of Climate Science Began in 1940s, Documents Reveal
"What we found is they knew a great deal, and they knew it much earlier and with greater certainty than anyone has recognized or that the industry has admitted."
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Why Filing Your Tax Returns is Such a Pain in the Butt
'The IRS has time and again acquiesced to industry demands' to prevent implementation of return-free system.
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FBI Paid Hackers to Unlock San Bernardino iPhone
Snowden tweeted, "Prediction: FBI's refusal to disclose security holes found during iPhone hack will result in attack being globally available by year's end."
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Greenland Ice Sheet Shatters Records with Early Melt
'To say the 2016 Greenland melt season is off to the races is an understatement'
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In Transparency Report, Uber Reveals It's Sharing a Lot More than Rides
While multi-billion dollar ride-sharing company admits it complied with most law enforcement requests, it pushes back against scope of regulatory inquiries
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Standing with Workers Against 'Corporate Greed,' Bernie Joins Verizon Picket Line
Presidential hopeful also picks up endorsement of NY Transit Workers Union
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'I am on the Kill List'
"Singling out people to assassinate, and killing nine of our innocent children for each person they target, is a crime of unspeakable proportions."
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40,000 Verizon Workers Strike Against Corporate 'Race to the Bottom'
Tens of thousands protest Verizon's plan to cut middle class jobs despite raking in billions in profits
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'The Biggest Coal Giant Has Fallen': Peabody Files for Bankruptcy
Activists say bankruptcy highlights need to transition away from fossil fuels
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'Seriously Sinister': Foremost Bank Whistleblower Says CIA Behind Panama Papers
Former UBS banker questions why all the names that have surfaced from tax evasion leak 'are the direct quote-unquote enemies of the United States'
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Five Big Banks Flunk Key Test, Proving They're Still "Too Big To Fail"
'The goal to end too big to fail and protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts remains just that: only a goal,' says federal regulator
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'Determined Leader' Sanders Nabs First Senate Endorsement
'We need urgency,' declared Sen. Jeff Merkley. 'We need big ideas. We need to rethink the status quo.'
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