- Inside the Headlines - 20140328 - James Moore and JP Sottile

Join us for the astute and judicious insights of JP Sottile, the Newsvandal and semi-lucid meanderings of co-host James Moore, as we go "Inside the Headlines" for another full court press of the week's stories of note.

Our three tiers today are Remember CopernicusA Widening Gulf?, and Elephant and Rhinos are not Eggs . Well, I'm ready. Tune in and turn on. As always, links to all the headlines discussed--and then

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1. Remember Copernicus

Big Climate Danger Could Arrive as Soon as 2036 

http://www.scientificamerican.com/blog/post/big-climate-danger-could-arrive-as-soon-as-2036/

13 of 14 warmest years on record occurred in 21st century – UN 

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/mar/24/warmest-years-record-un-global-warming

10,853 out of 10,855 scientists agree: Global warming is happening, and humans are to blame

http://www.salon.com/2014/03/25/10853_out_of_10855_scientists_agree_man_made_global_warming_is_happening/

Polluted air linked to 7 million deaths in 2012 - WHO

http://www.trust.org/item/20140324233749-16sdg/

Renewables Aren’t Enough. Clean Coal Is the Future

http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2014/03/clean-coal

How Solar Power Pulled Even With Its Competitors In Italy And Germany

http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/03/24/3418145/solar-grid-parity-italy-germany/

Power to the People: America's Rooftop Revolution

http://earthjustice.org/features/ourwork/power-to-the-people

2. A Widening Gulf?

U.S. Oil Boom Shifts Alliance as Obama Visits Saudi King

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-03-27/obama-visits-saudi-king-as-u-s-oil-boom-shifts-alliance.html

Women to again defy Saudi driving ban

http://www.arabianbusiness.com/women-again-defy-saudi-driving-ban-544230.html

Car workshops in Jeddah exploiting young children

http://www.saudigazette.com.sa/index.cfm?method=home.regcon&contentid=20140327199938

 Report: Qatar's World Cup Expected To Take More Lives Than 9/11

http://deadspin.com/report-qatars-world-cup-expected-to-take-more-lives-t-1550257688

 Expansion of 5th Fleet Base Underscores Long-Term Gulf Presence

http://www.defensenews.com/article/20140327/DEFREG02/303270026/Expansion-5th-Fleet-Base-Underscores-Long-Term-Gulf-Presence

Admiral Dennis Blair: "We Sent Troops to Middle East...Because of Oil-Based Importance of Region"

http://desmogblog.com/2014/03/26/admiral-dennis-blair-we-sent-troops-middle-east-because-oil-based-importance-region

3. Elephant and Rhinos are not Eggs

The Ivory Highway

http://www.mensjournal.com/magazine/the-ivory-highway-20140213

A rare white rhino in Kenya with own armed bodyguards

http://www.indiatvnews.com/news/world/a-rhino-with-own-armed-bodyguards-16599.html

Spy Drones Could Stop Rhino Ivory Poachers

http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Articles/2014/03/26/Spy-Drones-Could-Stop-Rhino-Ivory-Poachers

African clergy join fight to save elephants and rhinos from poaching 

http://www.religionnews.com/2014/03/26/african-clergy-join-fight-save-elephants-rhinos-poaching/

 THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!

In the Pastures of Colombia, Cows, Crops and Timber Coexist

http://e360.yale.edu/feature/in_the_pastures_of_colombia_cows_crops_and_timber_coexist/2746/

 Only a Quarter of Americans See Russia as an Enemy

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/03/only-a-quarter-of-americans-see-russia-as-an-enemy/359576/

 Yoga Lowers Inmates' Aggression and Anxiety 

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/yoga-lowers-inmates-aggression-and-anxiety/

 ODDS & ENDS

Why Are Black People Nearly 4 Times as Likely to Be Arrested for Weed?

http://www.theroot.com/articles/culture/2014/03/racial_disparities_in_marijuana_arrests_aclu_launches_advocacy_tool.html

 Kids with special needs: a ‘gravy train’ for Florida nursing homes?

http://america.aljazeera.com/watch/shows/america-tonight/america-tonight-blog/2014/3/19/florida-childrenagravytrainfornursinghomes.html

Sharyl Attkisson: There Is Coordination Between Reporters And Politicians 

http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2014/03/21/sharyl-attkisson-there-is-coordination-between-reporters-and-politicians/

 First Look publishes new editorial independence statement after Pando reveals Omidyar White House ties

http://pando.com/2014/03/24/first-look-publishes-new-editorial-independence-statement-after-pando-reveals-omidyar-white-house-ties/

San Jose and D.C. Tie for Highest in Economic Confidence

http://www.gallup.com/poll/168053/san-jose-tie-highest-economic-confidence.aspx

El Salvador struggles to come to terms with violent past

http://ncronline.org/news/global/el-salvador-struggles-come-terms-violent-past

 Idaho 'Ag Gag' Lawmaker Likens Agriculture Reporters to Terrorists

http://www.courthousenews.com/2014/03/24/66405.htm

DOD asks Walmart to lose logos from trucks used for Wreaths Across America 

http://www.stripes.com/news/us/dod-asks-walmart-to-lose-logos-from-trucks-used-for-wreaths-across-america-1.274737

Noah is 'the least biblical biblical film ever made', says director 

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/noah-is-the-least-biblical-biblical-film-ever-made-says-director-9214686.html

The Exorcism Industry Joins the 21st Century 

http://www.vice.com/read/the-exorcism-industry-joins-the-21st-century-0000262-v21n3

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