- Planet Erstwild - 20130920 - Inside the Headlines

4pm | We go "Inside the Headlines" with award-winning journalist, filmmaker Newsvandal JP Sottile. This week's three tiers include NeoConfusion, that good ol' sucking economy, & industrial strength espionage. All the links listed below:

1. NeoConfusion
Iran's president Rouhani: We will never develop nuclear weapons
http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/09/18/20561148-irans-president-rouhani-we-will-never-develop-nuclear-weapons?lite
 
Intelligence Sources: Rohani Prepared to Shut Down Nuclear Site
http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/iranian-president-rohani-prepared-to-decomission-nuclear-site-a-922487.html
 
Iran 'to expand cooperation' with U.N. nuclear watchdog
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/09/16/us-iran-nuclear-idUSBRE98F0AW20130916
 
Iran's prisoner release may signal first push to dismantle security state
http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Middle-East/2013/0918/Iran-s-prisoner-release-may-signal-first-push-to-dismantle-security-state
 
US to seize 'Iran-owned' New York skyscraper
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/americas/2013/09/201391864128427687.html

2. The Economy Doesn't Suck. It Just Sucks For You.
US poverty rate steady at 15 percent, but 'lower class' is booming
http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Society/2013/0917/US-poverty-rate-steady-at-15-percent-but-lower-class-is-booming
 
Rise of 401(k)s Hurt More Americans than It Helped
http://www.allgov.com/news/top-stories/rise-of-401ks-hurt-more-americans-than-it-helped-130916?news=851137
 
Wall St. Exploits Ethanol Credits, and Prices Spike
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/15/business/wall-st-exploits-ethanol-credits-and-prices-spike.html
 
Taxpayers Are Owed Hundreds Of Billions From TARP
http://www.ibtimes.com/what-ever-happened-tarp-five-years-later-taxpayers-are-still-owed-tens-billions-1403990
 
Give Back?  Yes, It's Time For The 99% To Give Back To The 1%
http://www.forbes.com/sites/harrybinswanger/2013/09/17/give-back-yes-its-time-for-the-99-to-give-back-to-the-1/

3. Industrial Strength Espionage
'Follow the Money': NSA Spies on International Payments
http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/spiegel-exclusive-nsa-spies-on-international-bank-transactions-a-922276.html
 
EU Parliament Furious about NSA Bank Spying
http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/nsa-spying-european-parliamentarians-call-for-swift-suspension-a-922920.html
 
Brazilian president postpones Washington visit over NSA spying
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/sep/17/brazil-president-snub-us-nsa
 
Petrobras plans $9bn boost to cyber security
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/f3195d0a-2081-11e3-9a9a-00144feab7de.html
 
Judges Who OK’d NSA Spying Own Lots of Stock in Telecom Companies
http://gawker.com/judges-who-ok-d-nsa-spying-own-lots-of-stock-in-telecom-1327088908
 

THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!
How energy efficiency measures are becoming big business
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/sep/17/energy-efficiency-measures-big-business
 
Pope Francis' outreach to atheists not as controversial as it seems
http://ncronline.org/blogs/francis-chronicles/pope-francis-outreach-atheists-not-controversial-it-seems
 
Rhino Listing Meant to Slow Rhino Horn Trade
http://www.courthousenews.com/2013/09/16/61198.htm
 

ODDS & ENDS:

Parliaments fail to check defense corruption
http://www.dw.de/parliaments-fail-to-check-defense-corruption/a-17090916
 
Did you know the day after JFK was assassinated, Hoover's FBI gave a briefing to "Mr. George Bush of the CIA?"
http://whowhatwhy.com/2013/09/16/part-1-mr-george-bush-of-the-central-intelligence-agency/
 
You Won’t Believe The Startups The CIA Has Invested In
http://www.kernelmag.com/features/report/5306/you-wont-believe-the-startups-the-cia-has-invested-in/
 
Vietnam Legacy: Finding G.I. Fathers, and Children Left Behind
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/16/us/vietnam-legacy-finding-gi-fathers-and-children-left-behind.html
 
Eitan Haber: 'When they become PM, they realize how utterly dependent Israel is on the US'
http://www.timesofisrael.com/when-they-become-pm-they-realize-how-utterly-dependent-israel-is-on-the-us/
 
José Mujica and Uruguay's "Robin Hood Guerrillas"
http://nationalinterest.org/commentary/jos%C3%A9-mujica-uruguays-robin-hood-guerrillas-9066
 
Heroin Pushed on Chicago by Cartel Fueling Gang Murders
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-09-17/heroin-pushed-on-chicago-by-cartel-fueling-gang-murders.html
 
9 Surprising Foods With More Sugar Than a Krispy Kreme Doughnut
http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2013/09/9-surprising-foods-have-more-sugar-krispy-kreme-donut
 
Holy water in Austria contaminated with faecal matter, say researchers
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-09-18/holy-water-in-austria-contaminated-with-faecal-matter/4966692
 
Darwin's Dilemma Resolved: Evolution's 'Big Bang' Explained by Five Times Faster Rates of Evolution
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/09/130912131753.htm
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