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CommonDreams.org
Affected Peoples from Ecuador and Richmond To Confront Chevron Management at Annual Shareholder Meetingfor a Better Environment, Community Science Institute, Greenpeace USA, Idle No
Affected Peoples from Ecuador and Richmond To Confront Chevron Management at Annual Shareholder Meeting
CommonDreams.org / Posted 2 days ago
for a Better Environment, Community Science Institute, Greenpeace USA, Idle No More SF Bay, Movement Rights, Pachamama Alliance, Rainforest Action Network, Richmond Progressive Alliance, Sunflower Alliance, and Women's Earth and Climate Action... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Sanders and Class Struggle in the Democratic PartyNetwork. I’m Paul Jay. On Tuesday, Hillary Clinton won the Kentucky primary. B
Sanders and Class Struggle in the Democratic Party
Naked Capitalism / Posted 5 days ago
Network. I’m Paul Jay. On Tuesday, Hillary Clinton won the Kentucky primary. Bernie Sanders won Oregon. It doesn’t really fundamentally change the pledged delegate votes. Clinton is still significantly ahead, but still, as Sanders maintains,... Read more
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The Columbian
NATO formally invites Montenegro as 29th memberin its history despite Russia’s angry objections. The decision is still subjec
NATO formally invites Montenegro as 29th member
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
in its history despite Russia’s angry objections. The decision is still subject to formal approval by the U.S. Senate, the alliance’s 27 other national parliaments and Montenegro’s parliament. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said it was... Read more
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Orange County Register
NATO formally invites Montenegro as 29th memberin its history despite Russia’s angry objections. The decision is still subjec
NATO formally invites Montenegro as 29th member
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
in its history despite Russia’s angry objections. The decision is still subject to formal approval by the U.S. Senate, the alliance’s 27 other national parliaments and Montenegro’s parliament. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said it was... Read more
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Al.com
Defense policy bill benefits Redstone Arsenal, Rep. Mo Brooks saysAs the U.S. House of Representatives approved a $573 billion National Defense A
Defense policy bill benefits Redstone Arsenal, Rep. Mo Brooks says
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
As the U.S. House of Representatives approved a $573 billion National Defense Appropriations Authorization bill on Wednesday, Congressman Mo Brooks said provisions of the bill would benefit north Alabama. "On a local level, I'm pleased the FY17 NDAA... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Iranian-born aviation figure with colorful past appears in Panama Papers-- an innocent one, he insists -- in the Iran-Contra scandal of the 1980s. A co
Iranian-born aviation figure with colorful past appears in Panama Papers
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
-- an innocent one, he insists -- in the Iran-Contra scandal of the 1980s. A company he ran also once got tangled in an alliance between Palestinian terrorists and Central American rebels. Farhad Azima's name shows up in news accounts every... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
NATO extends invitation to Montenegro despite Russia's protestsin its history despite Russia's angry objections. The decision is still subjec
NATO extends invitation to Montenegro despite Russia's protests
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
in its history despite Russia's angry objections. The decision is still subject to formal approval by the U.S. Senate, the alliance's 27 other national parliaments and Montenegro's parliament. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said it was... Read more
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New York Magazine
Obama Wants to Give Poor Schools More Money. Guess Who’s Blocking Him.policy that have been formed by the Obama administration’s education reforms. T
Obama Wants to Give Poor Schools More Money. Guess Who’s Blocking Him.
New York Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
policy that have been formed by the Obama administration’s education reforms. The debate centers on a plan to increase funding for poor public schools. In favor of the plan are the Obama administration and civil-rights groups. Standing in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville Journal: Community news in briefFlorida, 1 Bunker Ave. off Florida 16 in Green Cove Springs. Armed Forces Day
Jacksonville Journal: Community news in brief
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
Florida, 1 Bunker Ave. off Florida 16 in Green Cove Springs. Armed Forces Day was created in 1949 by then-Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson to replace separate Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration, set on May... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Cubanization of Venezuela. Categoryback to the start of 2014. Inflation soared to 141% over the year ending in Sep
Cubanization of Venezuela. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 12 days ago
back to the start of 2014. Inflation soared to 141% over the year ending in September 2015 and the International Monetary Fund projects inflation in Venezuela will increase 204% this year. The reasons for Venezuela's economic meltdown include the... Read more
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Denver Post
Hundreds swarm BLM auction in Lakewood to protest oil, gas drillingthe biggest so far challenging regular BLM auctions, said Kathleen Sgamma, vice
Hundreds swarm BLM auction in Lakewood to protest oil, gas drilling
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
the biggest so far challenging regular BLM auctions, said Kathleen Sgamma, vice president of the industry's Western Energy Alliance. Sgamma said she has asked the BLM "to get rid of this circus by just holding online auctions." BLM officials "are... Read more
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examiner.com
Clinton PAC hits Trump on sexism in ad, deploys $1M online armyattacking personal appearance in general, and the overall tenor of his campaign
Clinton PAC hits Trump on sexism in ad, deploys $1M online army
examiner.com / Posted 13 days ago
attacking personal appearance in general, and the overall tenor of his campaign, will likely not be assuaged by such a defense. The spot closely mirrors an ad put out a month ago in which women read on-record statements made by Trump:... Read more
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Providence Business News
Commerce RI awards $750K in industry cluster grantsand prioritizing projects with job creation and/or neighborhood redevelopment i
Commerce RI awards $750K in industry cluster grants
Providence Business News / Posted 15 days ago
and prioritizing projects with job creation and/or neighborhood redevelopment impacts. Southeastern New England Defense Industry Alliance: Awarded an implementation grant of $109,000 to provide small firms with information on Department... Read more
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Daily Press
Changes loom for Fort Eustis Boulevard interchangeflagging the Eustis Boulevard interchange reconstruction as a long-range top re
Changes loom for Fort Eustis Boulevard interchange
Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
flagging the Eustis Boulevard interchange reconstruction as a long-range top regional transportation priority, immediate funds to properly fix the heavily traveled interchange are not available at the moment. Regional transportation leaders have... Read more
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Breitbart
Exclusive: NeverTrump’s New Goal – Keep the GOP Conservative, or No President Trumpand state level, as well as chaired a national presidential campaign—has had di
Exclusive: NeverTrump’s New Goal – Keep the GOP Conservative, or No President Trump
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
and state level, as well as chaired a national presidential campaign—has had discussions with the persons organizing and funding this effort. While Blackwell has said he has not bought into this effort, he has not endorsed Trump, either. “I... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
It’s Raining Money in Sarawakhow uneven the playing field is in this election. Given the seriousness of the
It’s Raining Money in Sarawak
Asia Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
how uneven the playing field is in this election. Given the seriousness of the 1MDB scandal and the use of these tainted funds in Malaysia’s 2013 election, understanding the role money plays in determining the electoral outcomes is more important... Read more
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Minda News
Election 2016 as We See Itcomprehend. How can it be explained? Their plot uncovered on February 22, coup
Election 2016 as We See It
Minda News / Posted 19 days ago
comprehend. How can it be explained? Their plot uncovered on February 22, coup plotters to unseat President Marcos, led by Defense Minister Juan Ponce Enrile and PC Chief Lt. Gen. Fidel V. Ramos, barricaded themselves at Camp Crame. Manila... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Lakbay Lumad USA’ tour seeks help for PH indigenous communitiesindigenous women’s network and vice-chairperson of Kusog sa Katawhang Lumad sa
‘Lakbay Lumad USA’ tour seeks help for PH indigenous communities
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
indigenous women’s network and vice-chairperson of Kusog sa Katawhang Lumad sa Mindanao (KALUMARAN), a Mindanao-wide alliance of indigenous peoples’ organizations. Argee Pya Macliing Malayao speaking at San Francisco Salupungan event as part... Read more
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examiner.com
OARS Rim to River Grand Canyon hike starts by exploring Native American sitesideals, including: the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, American White
OARS Rim to River Grand Canyon hike starts by exploring Native American sites
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
ideals, including: the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, American Whitewater, Friends of the River, Environmental Defense Fund, Waterkeeper Alliance, the Grand Canyon Trust, Hells Canyon Preservation Council, Idaho Rivers United, Alaska... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
One last lookknow and consider about them. BINAY IS THE NAME, MAKATI IS HIS GAME AGE: 73
One last look
Manila Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
know and consider about them. BINAY IS THE NAME, MAKATI IS HIS GAME AGE: 73 Political Affiliation: United Nationalist Alliance Claim to Fame: Vice President Jejomar Binay has been Makati City mayor for a total of 19 years. It all started... Read more
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The Manila Times
A primer for Philippine politicsallow the rise of an independent candidate with a pro-poor agenda and a popular
A primer for Philippine politics
The Manila Times / Posted 25 days ago
allow the rise of an independent candidate with a pro-poor agenda and a popular following. Besides, no financial bloc would fund a candidate like that. There is no political messiah on the far horizon. What we see as a stage backdrop is a mineral... Read more
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New Kerala
Technology, innovation redefining U.S.-India relations: Richard Verma - newkerala.com #56579will be the world's largest country by population, and the third largest global
Technology, innovation redefining U.S.-India relations: Richard Verma - newkerala.com #56579
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
will be the world's largest country by population, and the third largest global economy," he added. The US envoy said defense cooperation, virtually non-existent in 1990, now consists of regular and complex exercises with the world's third... Read more
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Breitbart
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Helpthe thinking in Washington DC was that it was more important to keep those expo
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Help
Breitbart / Posted 27 days ago
the thinking in Washington DC was that it was more important to keep those exporting countries snugly within the Western alliance than to protect American manufacturing. Yet curiously, this lenient Cold War-era trade strategy persisted even... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Abroad, some see Trump as danger, others as mysterycould doom a proposed trade agreement between the U.S. and the European Union.
Abroad, some see Trump as danger, others as mystery
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 27 days ago
could doom a proposed trade agreement between the U.S. and the European Union. And Trump has said the "obsolete" NATO alliance must pay greater attention to terrorism and questioned whether it makes sense for Washington to keep guaranteeing... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Abroad, some see Trump as danger, others as mysterycould doom a proposed trade agreement between the U.S. and the European Union.
Abroad, some see Trump as danger, others as mystery
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 27 days ago
could doom a proposed trade agreement between the U.S. and the European Union. And Trump has said the "obsolete" NATO alliance must pay greater attention to terrorism and questioned whether it makes sense for Washington to keep guaranteeing... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Abroad, some see Trump as danger, others as mysterycould doom a proposed trade agreement between the U.S. and the European Union.
Abroad, some see Trump as danger, others as mystery
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 27 days ago
could doom a proposed trade agreement between the U.S. and the European Union. And Trump has said the "obsolete" NATO alliance must pay greater attention to terrorism and questioned whether it makes sense for Washington to keep guaranteeing... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Youth activism conference urges students to take social actionof the one year anniversary of Freddie Gray’s death and the Baltimore uprising,
Youth activism conference urges students to take social action
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 27 days ago
of the one year anniversary of Freddie Gray’s death and the Baltimore uprising, the Johns Hopkins Men of Color Hopkins Alliance (MOCHA) and Female Leaders of Color (FLOC) hosted their inaugural “Looking Ahead” conference on Saturday, April 23... Read more
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Boston Globe
A rundown on Boston-area college commencements16, 11 a.m., Newton campus Speaker: Steve Pemberton, vice president for divers
A rundown on Boston-area college commencements
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
16, 11 a.m., Newton campus Speaker: Steve Pemberton, vice president for diversity and inclusion for Walgreens Boots Alliance Honorary degree: Pemberton Massachusetts College of Art and Design May 19, Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, Boston 1... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Boeing Reports First-Quarter Results and Reaffirms 2016 Guidancebooked 121 net orders during the quarter. Backlog remains strong with over 5,70
Boeing Reports First-Quarter Results and Reaffirms 2016 Guidance
The Auto Channel / Posted 28 days ago
booked 121 net orders during the quarter. Backlog remains strong with over 5,700 airplanes valued at $424 billion. Defense, Space�& Security Defense, Space & Security's first-quarter revenue was $8.0 billion. First quarter operating margin... Read more
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ABC News
4 Things Trump Got Wrong in His Foreign Policy Speechmade this false statement before, also in the context of blaming Clinton for de
4 Things Trump Got Wrong in His Foreign Policy Speech
ABC News / Posted 28 days ago
made this false statement before, also in the context of blaming Clinton for destroying Libya. The fact is that ISIS does fund itself through the sale of oil, but not in Libya. The Washington Post did an entire piece on the inaccuracy of that and... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Pro-tenant convention elects slate of candidates for November election Sundayfour-year term. A coalition of Berkeley political groups — including members f
Pro-tenant convention elects slate of candidates for November election Sunday
The Daily Californian / Posted 30 days ago
four-year term. A coalition of Berkeley political groups — including members from Friends of Adeline, Berkeley Progressive Alliance and Berkeley Tenants Union — hosted the Berkeley Tenant Convention in order to consolidate its similar progressive... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guideLeague of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Citizen Education Fund Nonpartisan Vot
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guide
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 1 months ago
League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Citizen Education Fund Nonpartisan Voters Guide © 2016 LWVPA — CEF Polls open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. This Voters Guide may be taken into the voting booth. For election information, contact your county Board of... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Statesideon Bahrain helps Iran, hurts U.S. – December 13 U.S. files felony charges aga
2012: Stateside
World Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
on Bahrain helps Iran, hurts U.S. – December 13 U.S. files felony charges against HSBC bank for laundering rogue states’ funds – December 12 Obama defies congressional leaders, OKs delivery of F-16s to Egypt – December 12 Strategy of... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Middle East– December 14 Muslim Brotherhood seen fueling unrest against Jordan’s king –
2012: Middle East
World Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
– December 14 Muslim Brotherhood seen fueling unrest against Jordan’s king – December 14 Hamas looking to Iran, Qatar to fund Gaza reconstruction – December 14 Report: Iraq could compete with Saudis for energy supremacy – December 14 Tunisia... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Northeast Asiaaid no matter who wins S. Korean presidential race – November 29 Blackwater f
2012: Northeast Asia
World Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
aid no matter who wins S. Korean presidential race – November 29 Blackwater founder seeks Asian investors for S. Sudan defense projects – November 27 Hu Jintao heads largest political faction despite setbacks at the 18th Party Congress –... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business Briefsof the Cape, a "grassroots organization which has made it their mission to help
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 1 months ago
of the Cape, a "grassroots organization which has made it their mission to help area families in need," recently held a fundraiser for Corbin. "We're very happy to assist Friends and Neighbors of the Cape in their quest to help the Jensen... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Gov. Haley named among Time's 100 Most Influential Peopleand then immediately started squandering the goodwill he had earned.More >> Se
Gov. Haley named among Time's 100 Most Influential People
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
and then immediately started squandering the goodwill he had earned.More >> Senate GOP shoots for quick action on Zika funding billSenate GOP shoots for quick action on Zika funding bill Democrats say top GOP lawmakers are proposing to... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Troopers: Man killed by train was sitting on tracksand then immediately started squandering the goodwill he had earned.More >> Se
Troopers: Man killed by train was sitting on tracks
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
and then immediately started squandering the goodwill he had earned.More >> Senate GOP shoots for quick action on Zika funding billSenate GOP shoots for quick action on Zika funding bill Democrats say top GOP lawmakers are proposing to... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
No students injured after school bus hits tree down across roadTed Cruz quietly court party leaders ahead of another set of high-stakes... Se
No students injured after school bus hits tree down across road
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 1 months ago
Ted Cruz quietly court party leaders ahead of another set of high-stakes... Senate GOP shoots for quick action on Zika funding billSenate GOP shoots for quick action on Zika funding bill Democrats say top GOP lawmakers are proposing to... Read more
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