News for 2014-03-03

Monday, March 3, 2014
[field_image_caption-raw] Rep. Paul Ryan Unveils Precursor to Push for Safety Net Slashing
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan issued report on Monday criticizing a slew of government programs that have provided a safety net for millions of Americans.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Scientists: Melting Ice May Unleash Giant, Ancestral Viruses
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[field_image_caption-raw] In 'Apartheid Israel,' Settlement Boom an Affront to 'Peace Process'
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[title] Where are the Palestinian Journalists in Israeli Media?
While Palestinian citizens make up 20% of Israel's population, they are only covered 2% on prime time news. Part of the reason lies in who reports the news.
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[field_image_caption-raw] In Iraq, Legacy of US Occupation Continues
Iraq, a country " wrecked " by U.S. invasion and occupation, continues to experience yet another month with hundreds of civilian casualties.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Organic Farmers Pay the Price of GMO Contamination
Organic farmers and others who do not use GMOs are increasingly under assault by GMO contamination and often left holding the bag, a survey released Monday reveals.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Ukraine in Context: What You Don't Know About a New Cold War
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[title] Mass Arrests in Keystone XL Protests
Hundreds of students demand President Obama reject the Keystone XL pipeline deal, but Obama has already fast tracked the southern half of the pipeline which is currently delivering Canadian tar sands to Texas refineries
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[field_image_caption-raw] Karzai: "Afghans Died in a War That’s Not Ours"
"Afghans died in a war that’s not ours."
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[field_image_caption-raw] Ukraine: 'Biggest Crisis in Europe in the 21st Century'
Events in Ukraine continue to keep the world on edge Monday with Russia defending its military posture in Crimea and western powers upping their threats to impose sanctions against Moscow.
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