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05.22 Robert Reich: Bernie Sanders could save higher education [2:55 video]
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Health Care & Environment
05.25 Decision Time on the Hudson
05.25 Stronger Regulation of Toxic Chemicals
05.25 The benefits of solar do outweigh its costs. Some have a hard time accepting it
05.24 Welcome to Baoding, China's most polluted city
05.24 Shell boss endorses warnings about fossil fuels and climate change [Related: Protests at Shell's annual meeting]
05.24 Cannes concludes with call-to-arms on climate change: ‘To not tackle the issue through film would be criminal’
05.24 Denton, Texas, banned fracking last year – then the frackers fought back [It's Texas, so...]
05.24 Can high-tech photosynthesis turn CO2 into fuel for your car?
05.24 California oil spill company under local, state and federal investigation [Non-public infrastructure is stupidly neglected, too]
05.24 Drought-stricken California loses 50m gallons of water as vandals target dam
05.24 Where the River Runs Dry
05.23 California accepts historic offer by farmers to cut water usage by 25%
05.23 Altering Course [long book review]
05.23 Organic farming 'benefits biodiversity' [The opposite of GMO focus on yield only]
05.23 Air Pollution Reduces Cognition, & Not Just Via The Lungs
05.23 Study Finds Possible Association Between Autism and Air Pollution
Daily FAIR Blog
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US Politics, Policy & 'Culture'
05.25 Bernie Sanders warns Democratic rivals for presidency: don't underestimate me
05.25 Stupid Pentagon Budget Tricks
05.25 Public-Sector Jobs Vanish, Hitting Blacks Hard
05.25 'Fight for $15' will ease economic inequality. But could it end police violence too?
05.24 Multiple arrests in Cleveland after officer in case of 137 police shots is acquitted [Here we go again]
05.24 Elizabeth Warren is winning: How the progressive icon is remaking politics — without running for president
05.24 7 ways Bernie Sanders could transform America
05.23 'Prisonized' neighborhoods make ex-cons more likely to return to the slammer
05.23 Who held the first Memorial Day celebration?
05.23 Edward Snowden: NSA reform in the US is only the beginning [0:58 video: 'When you monitor everyone, you understand nothing']
05.22 Kansas keeps on bleeding: Sam Brownback’s tax-cut miracle still hasn’t arrived, and won’t any time soon
05.22 7 Things People Who Say They're 'Fiscally Conservative But Socially Liberal' Don't Understand
05.23 Why We Let Prison Rape Go On
05.21 Columbia student protesting rape brings mattress to graduation
05.23 Attacks on the last elephants and rhinos threaten entire ecosystems
05.22 Matt Taibbi: World’s Largest Banks Admit to Massive Global Financial Crimes, But Escape Jail (Again)
05.22 Gaza economy 'on verge of collapse', with world's highest unemployment
05.21 Elephant Watch
Economics, Crony Capitalism
05.25 Senator Warren calls for public hearings on bank waivers: FT
05.25 Did China Just Launch World's Biggest Spending Plan?
05.25 HSBC fears world recession with no lifeboats left
05.23 EU dropped pesticide laws due to US pressure over TTIP, documents reveal
05.21 Seven Years Later, Wall Street Hasn't Learned Anything
05.21 Obama’s Trade War Against Warren Wounds His Party – and His Legacy
05.20 Derailing Amtrak: Tracking the Latest Disaster in the Infrastructure Crisis
05.25 Daesh/ ISIL blows up Shiite Mosque in Saudi Arabia, seeking Sectarian Civil War
05.25 US Kneejerk support for Israeli Nukes Torpedoes UN Disarmament Talks
05.25 Did the US DIA see ISIL as a strategic Ally against al-Assad in 2012?
05.25 Burma's birth control law exposes Buddhist fear of Muslim minority
05.25 3,000 children enslaved in Britain after being trafficked from Vietnam
05.25 India heatwave kills more than 500 people
05.25 Amid the ruins of Syria, is Bashar al-Assad now finally facing the end?
05.24 Pentagon report predicted West’s support for Islamist rebels would create ISIS
05.23 France to force big supermarkets to give unsold food to charities
05.22 Israel should defy the world over West Bank, says new deputy foreign minister [0:30 video]
05.22 Rape is being used to terrorise the population, says DRC gynaecologist
05.22 Bin Laden documents reveal a paranoid family man fixated on the west
05.21 Jeb Bush Says His Brother Was Misled Into War by Faulty Intelligence. That's Not What Happened.
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