News for 2014-05-24

Saturday, May 24, 2014
[field_image_caption-raw] Thai Military Takes Total Control
Military leaders in Thailand assumed all political power in the country on Saturday after dissolving the country's Senate, the last democratic institution left standing after the military seized power two days ago.
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[field_image_caption-raw] Millions Worldwide March Against Monsanto
"It's time to take back our food!" was the cry as people in 52 countries worldwide took to the streets in a global day of action on Saturday against chemical behemoth Monsanto. The third annual March Against Monsanto (MAM) is slated to be the biggest yet, according to movement founder Tami Canal,...
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[field_image_caption-raw] Judge: US Must Force-Feed Guantanamo Detainee
The U.S. 'must' force-feed a hunger striking Guantánamo detainee, according to a U.S. federal judge who late Thursday night lifted a temporary restraining order against performing the process—widely considered a form of torture—on Syrian inmate Abu Wa'el Dhiab. District judge Gladys Kessler said...
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[field_image_caption-raw] IRS Delays New Rules for Dark Money Groups
After intense criticism from both ends of the political spectrum, the Internal Revenue Service has delayed indefinitely proposed rules that would have imposed new limits on social welfare nonprofits, which have pumped hundreds of millions of dollars from anonymous donors into recent elections. The...
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[title] Facing the Truth: The Case for Reparations
Facing the Truth: The Case for Reparations from BillMoyers.com on Vimeo .
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