News for 2014-03-11

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
[field_image_caption-raw] Ukraine Crisis Spurs Fracking-Friendly Measure in Poland
As the crisis in Ukraine continues to put a spotlight on Russia's stranglehold over European gas supplies, Poland has offered a frack-friendly proposal of making shale gas extraction tax-free in the country.
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[title] Fukushima 2014: Don't Forget
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[field_image_caption-raw] Surveillance-Defending Senator Slams Surveillance of Senate
Head of the Senate Intelligence Committee Sen.
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[field_image_caption-raw] NAFTA's Deadly Legacy: Corporate Profits Over People and Planet
The legacy of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), twenty years after implementation, is one of environmental degradation and corporate dominance, according to a report published Tuesday.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Unions Rail Against Obama Proposal to Privatize "New Deal" Success Story
Tucked away in President Obama's 2014 budget proposal released early last week, say union critics, is a renewed proposal by the administration to destroy one of the last remaining success stories that resulted from Franklin Delano Roosevelt's "New Deal" more than 80 years ago.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Public Transportation Trends Expose Ecological, Economic and Social Crossroads
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[field_image_caption-raw] Gitmo Inmate: 'All I Want Is What President Obama Promised'
In what is being hailed as a "historic legal challenge" to the United States government, a U.S.
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[title] Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Three Years Later, Who is Responsible?
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[field_image_caption-raw] Russia: Legitimizing Ukraine Coup No Place to Start
What U.S. and other western governments call a legitimate popular revolution in Ukraine, the Russians continue to assert was an orchestrated coup d'etat.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Was Your Senator #Up4Climate or In Bed with Oil Industry?
Though likely impossible to find anyone in the climate justice or environmental community to say that any sitting U.S.
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