Government & NGOs
[LESS INFO] 3 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/27/13
Memorial Day Special: U.S. Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan Return War Medals at NATO Summit; Mother of Iraq Veteran Who Committed Suicide: "Honor the Dead, Heal the Wounded, Stop the Wars"; Scott Olsen, U.S. Vet Who Nearly Lost Life at Occupy Protest, Brings Antiwar Message to NATO Summit; U.S. Army Vets Join with Afghans for Peace to Lead Antiwar March at Chicago NATO Summit; "Hero of War" - Rise Against Song Captures Iraq War Veteran's Tragic Experience
[LESS INFO] 3 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/24/13
Headlines for May 24, 2013; Medea Benjamin v. President Obama: CodePink Founder Disrupts Speech, Criticizing Drone, Gitmo Policy; "That Woman Is Worth Paying Attention To": Medea Benjamin Explains Why She Disrupted Obama's Speech; As Guantánamo Hunger Strike Enters 107th Day, Diane Wilson begins 25th Day of Solidarity Fast; The Story of Jude Mohammad: Why Was a U.S. Citizen Secretly Killed by U.S. Drone in Pakistan?
[LESS INFO] 4 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/23/13
Headlines for May 23, 2013; Killing Americans: Jeremy Scahill on Obama Admin's Admission 4 U.S. Citizens Died in Drone Strikes; Ríos Montt Genocide Verdict Annulled, But Activists Ensure US-Backed Crimes Will Never Be Forgotten; Mexican Priest Alejandro Solalinde on Central, South American Migrants' Perilous Journey to U.S.
[LESS INFO] 2 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/22/13
Headlines for May 22, 2013; After 3 Trials, Memphis Prisoner Timothy McKinney Wins Freedom by Pleading Guilty to Crime He Denies; Other than Honorable: Army Strips Benefits of Wounded Veterans by Kicking Them Out for Misconduct; Editor of The Progressive Calls for Eric Holder to Resign over Spying on Press, Occupy Protesters
[LESS INFO] 3 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/21/13
Headlines for May 21, 2013; "The Unimaginable Has Happened": Massive Tornado Kills Dozens, Flattens Suburb of Oklahoma City; Why Austerity Kills: From Greece to U.S., Crippling Economic Policies Causing Global Health Crisis
[LESS INFO] 3 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/20/13
Headlines for May 20, 2013; Coalition of Immokalee Workers Targets Wendy's in Fair Food Campaign to Improve Wages, Conditions; Geoengineering: Can We Save the Planet by Messing with Nature?; Seattle Teachers, Students Win Historic Victory Over Standardized Testing
[LESS INFO] 3 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/17/13
Headlines for May 17, 2013; "Astoundingly Disturbing": Obama Administration Claims Power to Wage Endless War Across the Globe; Obama Worse Than Nixon? Pentagon Papers Attorney Decries AP Phone Probe, Julian Assange Persecution; Released from Prison, Climate Activist Tim DeChristopher on Civil Disobedience & Building Movements
[LESS INFO] 1 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/16/13
Headlines for May 16, 2013; "The Other IRS Scandal": David Cay Johnston on Dark Money Political Groups Seeking Tax Exemption; AP Monitoring Raises Fears of Government Overreach: How Far Will Obama Go to Crack Down on Leaks?; Debate: What Caused Cooper Union's Fiscal Woes and Is Ending Free Tuition the Answer?
[LESS INFO] 1 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/15/13
Headlines for May 15, 2013; Chris Hedges: Monitoring of AP Phones a "Terrifying" Step in State Assault on Press Freedom; Nobel Laureate Rigoberta Menchú Hails Genocide Conviction of Ex-Guatemalan Dictator Ríos Montt; Allan Nairn: After Ríos Montt Verdict, Time for U.S. to Account for Its Role in Guatemalan Genocide
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/14/13
Headlines for May 14, 2013; Jailed Civil Rights Attorney Lynne Stewart Seeks Compassionate Release over Worsening Cancer; Former Attorney General Ramsey Clark Decries Government's "Big Brother" Seizure of AP Phone Records; Dr. Paul Farmer on Rwanda's Health Leap, Haiti's Struggles & How Communities Can Repair the World
[LESS INFO] 1 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/10/13
Headlines for May 10, 2013; Despite Evidence of Massacres, Former Guatemalan Dictator Proclaims Innocence at Genocide Trial; With Father and Sister Imprisoned, Exiled Bahraini Activist Maryam Alkhawaja Condemns Ongoing Abuses; Are the FBI and IRS Secretly Reading Your Email Without a Warrant?
[LESS INFO] 2 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/09/13
Headlines for May 09, 2013; Did Police Negligence & Suspect Ariel Castro's Unpunished Domestic Abuse Prolong Victims' Captivity?; Behind the Cleveland Kidnappings, A Culture of "Toxic Masculinity" & Gender-Based Violence; Chicago Workers Open New Cooperatively Owned Factory Five Years After Republic Windows Occupation; Prosecutors Seek 75-Year Sentence for U.S.-Backed Guatemalan Dictator Ríos Montt in Genocide Trial
[LESS INFO] 2 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/08/13
Headlines for May 08, 2013; Pentagon Study Finds 26,000 Military Sexual Assaults Last Year, Over 70 Sex Crimes Per Day; Eduardo Galeano, Chronicler of Latin America's "Open Veins," on His New Book "Children of the Days"
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 12:00:00 05/07/13
Headlines for May 07, 2013; Robert Fisk on Syria's Civil War, Chemical Weapons "Theater" & Obama's Backing of Israeli Strikes; Mississippi to Execute Willie Manning Tonight After Rejecting DNA Tests & FBI's Admission of Error; "Over the Line": U.S. Agents Shooting Dead Innocent Mexicans Across the Border With Impunity