- Inside the Headlines - 20150130 - Newsvandal JP Sottile & James moore

THE WEEK THAT WAS

>>Do You Believe In Miracles?
Lessons from 1953: The debt write-off behind Germany's 'economic miracle'
http://www.france24.com/en/20150129-london-agreement-1953-debt-write-germany-economic-miracle-greece-austerity/

>The Nose On Your Face
HRW blames international rise in extremism on human rights violations
http://www.dw.de/hrw-blames-international-rise-in-extremism-on-human-rights-violations/a-18223599
+ Yes, Oil Is Behind a Lot of Wars
http://www.psmag.com/politics-and-law/oil-behind-civil-war-intervention

>>Fear Factories
Everyone is scared: Nobel Prize winner Shiller
http://www.cnbc.com/id/102374842

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ITH DEEP-DIVE: Stupor Bowl Stun-Daze
The NFL's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Year
http://www.motherjones.com/media/2015/01/nfl-goodell-rice-peterson-hardy-snyder

NFL earns record profits despite ugly image
http://money.cnn.com/2015/01/20/news/companies/nfl-profits/

The Super Bowl Windfall Myth
http://fair.org/home/the-super-bowl-windfall-myth/

How Goldman Banker Became NFL’s Go-To Stadium-Finance Guy
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-01-29/how-goldman-banker-became-nfl-s-go-to-stadium-finance-guy

How Riddell Saved Players' Skulls, But Still Has Plenty of Headaches
http://www.adweek.com/news/advertising-branding/how-riddell-saved-players-skulls-still-has-plenty-headaches-162502

The Truth About the Safety Ratings That Sell Football Helmets
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2015-01-28/the-controversial-safety-ratings-that-sell-football-helmets

NFL Players Who Were Tackled as Kids Show Weaker Brain Function Later
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-01-28/nfl-players-tackled-young-show-weaker-brain-function-later

Real Sports report reveals tragic aftermath of iconic 1985 Chicago Bears
http://chicago.suntimes.com/bears-football/7/71/307119/real-sports-report-reveals-tragic-aftermath-iconic-1985-chicago-bears

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THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!
Whistleblower Beats the TSA at the Supreme Court
http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/a-whistleblower-beats-the-tsa-at-the-supreme-court/

How a Hard-Charging General Became an Environmental Crusader
http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2015/01/russell-honore-katrina-louisiana-environment
 
Africa's quiet solar revolution
http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Africa/2015/0125/Africa-s-quiet-solar-revolution
 
ODDS & ENDS
Whatever Happened to 'Eco-Terrorism'?
http://www.psmag.com/nature-and-technology/whatever-happened-to-eco-terrorism

Afghanistan, Iraq Direct War Spending To Date: $1.7 Trillion (and Counting)
http://reason.com/blog/2015/01/23/afghanistan-iraq-direct-war-spending-to

UN aid agency to Gazans: Sorry, but there's no money
http://972mag.com/un-aid-agency-to-gazans-sorry-but-theres-no-money/101917/
 
Electricity company cuts supply to the PA over NIS 1.8 billion debt
http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4620683,00.html

Know What's Killing More People in Nigeria Than Boko Haram? Lack of Drinking Water
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2015-01-26/nigerian-water-shortage-is-bigger-killer-than-boko-haram-cities.html

Washington farmworkers sickened by new pesticides
http://www.revealnews.org/article/washington-farmworkers-sickened-by-new-pesticides/

Scientology Mounts Vicious New Campaign To Discredit HBO Enemies
http://www.vocativ.com/culture/tvmovies/scientology-mounts-vicious-new-smear-campaign-hbo-enemies/

Science, Meet Journalism. You Two Should Talk.
http://www.newsecuritybeat.org/2015/01/science-meet-journalism-talk/

Puberty Comes Earlier and Earlier for Girls
http://www.newsweek.com/2015/02/06/puberty-comes-earlier-and-earlier-girls-301920.html

We Are Stardust — Literally
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2015/01/150128-big-bang-universe-supernova-astrophysics-health-space-ngbooktalk/

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