- Inside the Headlines - 20150313 - Newsvandal JP Sottile & James Moore

Chinese billionaires surpass 300THE WEEK THAT WAS

>>It's The STUPID Economy, STUPID
Market turmoil threatens Obama’s economic success
http://thehill.com/policy/finance/235449-new-economic-challenges-threaten-obama-legacy
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As It Approaches Fiscal Cliff, Beijing Hits The Gas Pedal
http://www.forbes.com/sites/gordonchang/2015/03/08/china-technocrats-driving-off-fiscal-cliff-at-full-speed/

>>PROXY WARRIORS
'Dirty Brigades': US-Trained Iraqi Forces Investigated for War Crimes
http://abcnews.go.com/International/dirty-brigades-us-trained-iraqi-forces-investigated-war/story?id=29193253

>>ANTHRO-APOLOGY?
Anthropocene: New dates proposed for the 'Age of Man'
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-31836233
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Lured by marriage promises, climate victims fall into trafficking trap
http://www.trust.org/item/20150308071149-vsv7r/

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ITH DEEP-DIVE: Peddle to the Meddle

How Governments Twist Terrorism
http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/how-governments-twist-terrorism/

Immediately After Launching Effort to Scuttle Iran Deal, Senator Tom Cotton to Meet with Defense Contractors
https://firstlook.org/theintercept/2015/03/09/upon-launching-effort-scuttle-iran-deal-senator-tom-cotton-meets-defense-contractors/

US Looking for Contractors to Help in Iraq
http://www.defensenews.com/story/defense/2015/03/09/us-private-contractor-iraq-isis/24654439/

Despite $12 Billion in Government Subsidies, Farm Income Forecast to Plunge 32%
http://www.allgov.com/news/where-is-the-money-going/despite-12-billion-in-government-subsidies-farm-income-forecast-to-plunge-32-150310?news=855904

Sugar industry had major influence in government’s research on dental care
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2015/03/11/the-sneaky-way-the-sugar-industry-shaped-government-funded-dental-research/
 
Climate sceptics attempt to block film exposing fossil fuel industry
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/mar/11/climate-sceptics-attempt-to-block-merchants-of-doubt-film

Progressives: We've Never Heard Of This “Progressive” Group Backing Obama's Trade Deal
http://www.buzzfeed.com/evanmcsan/progressives-weve-never-heard-of-this-progressive-group-back
 
The United States of Corporate Welfare
http://reason.com/blog/2015/03/11/the-united-states-of-corporate-welfare
 
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THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!

There Is No Global Jihadist 'Movement'
http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2015/03/there-is-no-global-jihadist-movement/387502/

How a small Quaker group forced PNC Bank to stop financing mountaintop removal
http://wagingnonviolence.org/feature/small-quaker-group-forced-pnc-bank-stop-financing-mountaintop-removal/

Oil Can’t Compete With Renewables, Says National Bank of Abu Dhabi
http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/elist/eListRead/oil_cant_compete_with_renewables_says_national_bank_of_abu_dhabi/

ODDS & ENDS
Fukushima No. 1′s never-ending battle with radioactive water
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2015/03/11/national/fukushima-1s-never-ending-battle-radioactive-water/

India’s Daughter documentary receives star-studded premiere in US
http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/mar/10/indias-daughter-documentary-receives-star-studded-premiere-in-us
 
Israel's Foreign Minister calls for beheading Palestinians, but New York Times ignores it
http://mondoweiss.net/2015/03/minister-beheading-anywhere

Hamas offers long-term calm in exchange for end of blockade
http://www.timesofisrael.com/hamas-offers-long-term-ceasefire-in-exchange-for-end-of-blockade/

These Gory New Hunting Competitions Have Taken the Country By Storm
http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2015/03/killing-coyotes-bobcats-and-foxes-fun-and-profit

8 household items that are killing the environment
http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/science/green/150308/8-items-killing-environment

Taylor Swift is winning the war against free music
http://qz.com/357654/taylor-swift-is-winning-the-war-against-free-music/

Man Who Burned Face Praying Over Sizzling Fajitas Can't Sue Applebee's
http://gawker.com/man-who-burned-face-praying-over-sizzling-fajitas-cant-1689690702

Hollywood, PETA Mourn 'Simpsons' Co-Creator Sam Simon
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/sam-simon-dead-simpsons-creator-780151

The Biology of Being Good to Others
http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2015/mar/19/biology-being-good-others/

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