- Inside the Headlines - 20140627

 

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Today's three tiers include; Number One, With A Whole-Lotta BulletsTrash, Heeped, & Generation Vexed. For links to today's headlines, click "Read more" below.

1. Number One, With A Whole-Lotta Bullets 

In devising a plan in Iraq, US looks to its Yemen model

http://www.stripes.com/news/middle-east/in-devising-a-plan-in-iraq-us-looks-to-its-yemen-model-1.290115

 Did you know ISIS’ military commander in Iraq was trained by the United States?

http://thebulletin.org/isis-unsurprising-surprise-sweeping-iraq7251 

 Pentagon official: Libya a ‘magnet’ for terrorists

http://thehill.com/policy/defense/210592-pentagon-official-libya-a-magnet-for-terrorists

 War Comes Home: The Excessive Militarization of American Policing

https://www.aclu.org/sites/default/files/assets/jus14-warcomeshome-report-web-rel1.pdf

 House Continues Overspending Spree with New Defense Bill

http://www.pogo.org/blog/2014/06/20140625-house-continues-over-spending-spree-with-new-defense-bill.html

 No one builds bases like Americans

http://thebulletin.org/no-one-builds-bases-americans7258

 2. Trash, Heeped 

What's the environmental impact of all those World Cup flags?

http://www.treehugger.com/energy-efficiency/whats-environmental-impact-all-those-world-cup-flags.html

 Plastic Waste Causes $13 Billion in Damages to Marine Ecosystems Each Year

http://ecowatch.com/2014/06/23/plastic-waste-13-billion-marine-ecosystems/

 It’s Frack, Baby, Frack, as Conventional Gas Drilling Declines [Infographic]

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/it-s-frack-baby-frack-as-conventional-gas-drilling-declines-infographic/

 Leaky Methane Makes Natural Gas Bad for Global Warming

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/leaky-methane-makes-natural-gas-bad-for-global-warming/

 Global warming puts trillions at stake, but mitigation offers big economic gains

http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0625-hance-climate-change-dual-reports.html

 The Deodorant Spray That Eats Pollution (and Will Keep Your Stadium Clean)

http://www.newsweek.com/2014/07/04/deodorant-spray-will-clean-your-stadium-and-save-world-256134.html

 3. Generation Vexed

Generation X: America’s neglected ‘middle child’

http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2014/06/05/generation-x-americas-neglected-middle-child/

 This Millennial Bro Is Running for Congress Using the Family Trust Fund

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2014/06/mike-turner-millennial-congress-family-trust-fund

 Chelsea Clinton: I tried to care about money but couldn't

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/chelsea-clinton-care-money-article-1.1840138

 A Millennial’s Agrarian Anomie

http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/a-millennials-agrarian-anomie/

 THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!

A Lifetime of Intellectual Stimulation Staves Off Dementia

http://www.psmag.com/navigation/health-and-behavior/lifetime-intellectual-stimulation-staves-dementia-84088/

 University of Dayton divests from fossil fuels

http://ncronline.org/blogs/eco-catholic/university-dayton-divests-fossil-fuels

 Goodbye, Pacific garbage patch: a teenager’s invention may clean it up

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Making-a-difference/Change-Agent/2014/0617/Goodbye-Pacific-garbage-patch-a-teenager-s-invention-may-clean-it-up

 ODDS & ENDS

What Really Happened in Congo: The CIA, the Murder of Lumumba & the Rise of Mobutu

http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141523/stephen-r-weissman/what-really-happened-in-congo

 U.S.-Egyptian “Historic Partnership” Reeks with Hypocrisy

http://reason.com/archives/2014/06/26/us-egyptian-historic-partnership-reeks-o

 Israel accepts first delivery of disputed Kurdish pipeline oil

http://news.yahoo.com/first-oil-delivery-disputed-kurdish-pipeline-set-israel-100744734.html

 The Strong Female Voice of Hamas

http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/isra-al-mudallal-is-the-spokesperson-for-hamas-in-gaza-a-976150.html

 Japan unveils 'world's first' android newscaster

http://youtu.be/45PgwV6dlLs

Lockheed's Vision: Autonomous Drones With Lasers

http://www.popsci.com/article/technology/lockheeds-vision-autonomous-drones-lasers

 Rich countries pay zombie fishing boats $5 billion a year to plunder the seas

http://qz.com/225432/rich-countries-pay-zombie-fishing-boats-5-billion-a-year-to-plunder-the-seas/

 The dark side of the Italian tomato

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/interactive/2014/06/dark-side-italian-tomato-20146261186932592.html

 Cancer 'as Old as Multi-Cellular Life on Earth': Researchers Discover a Primordial Cancer in a Primitive Animal

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/06/140624092530.htm

 Inventing Money: Greek town invented its own currency to ward-off the pains of forced austerity

http://www.smh.com.au/tv/current-affairs/show/dateline/making-money-5000388.html

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