- Inside the Headlines - 20150320 - Newsvandal JP Sottile & James Moore

THE WEEK THAT WAS

>>It's the Water, Stupid
Global population growth threatens to outstrip fresh water supply: study

>>Turning On Your Dime
Israel’s Netanyahu Reopens Door to Palestinian State, but White House Is Unimpressed

>>Oops, We Did It Again
Pentagon: No Idea What Happened to $500 Million in Yemen Arms

>>Be Vewy, Vewy Quiet
The CIA Just Declassified the Document That Supposedly Justified Iraq Invasion
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US sets new record for denying federal files under Freedom of Information Act

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ITH DEEP-DIVE: The Economy Doesn't Suck. It Just Sucks For You
The Future Bubble
http://thenewinquiry.com/essays/the-future-bubble/

One of tech's most important investors says 'you’ll see some dead unicorns this year' among startups worth $1 billion
http://www.businessinsider.com/bill-gurley-sxsw-talk-on-dead-unicorns-2015-3

Never Mind Apple, It’s the Goldman Sachs Era in Dow Industrials
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-03-19/never-mind-apple-it-s-the-goldman-sachs-era-in-dow-industrials

Banks Struggle to Unload Oil Loans
http://www.wsj.com/articles/banks-struggle-to-unload-oil-loans-1426728583

Banks Say “Thanks for the Bailout,” Now We’ll Park our Profits in Overseas Tax Havens
http://www.allgov.com/news/where-is-the-money-going/banks-say-thanks-for-the-bailout-now-well-park-our-profits-in-overseas-tax-havens-150316?news=855961

Some Americans Depend on Their Tax Refunds to Survive
http://www.nationaljournal.com/next-economy/big-questions/some-americans-depend-on-their-tax-refunds-to-survive-20150316

If Economists Were Right, You Would Have a Raise by Now
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-03-16/your-wallet-isn-t-getting-fatter-as-economics-101-comes-unhinged

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THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!
Black Students Showing Highest High School Graduation Rate Ever, Closing Gap With White Students
http://atlantablackstar.com/2015/03/17/black-students-showing-highest-high-school-graduation-rate-ever-closing-gap-with-white-students/

First Case of Fish Removed from Endangered Species List Thanks to Habitat Restoration
http://www.allgov.com/news/unusual-news/first-case-of-fish-removed-from-endangered-species-list-thanks-to-habitat-restoration-150318?news=855984

2014 Was the Biggest Year For Solar Power Ever
http://www.motherjones.com/blue-marble/2015/03/2014-was-biggest-year-solar-power-ever
 
ODDS & ENDS
The Legacy of Slavery: What Inequality and Industrial Hog Operations Have in Common
http://inthesetimes.com/rural-america/entry/17771/what-industrial-hog-operations-and-inequality-have-in-common

Mall of America Security Catfished Black Lives Matter Activists, Documents Show
https://firstlook.org/theintercept/2015/03/18/mall-americas-intelligence-analyst-catfished-black-lives-matter-activists-collect-information/

Most Americans Don't Mind Being on Candid Camera
http://www.psmag.com/nature-and-technology/most-americans-ok-with-surveillance

4 Pinocchios for often-cited claim that 58,000 children are abducted a year
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/fact-checker/wp/2015/03/17/58000-children-abducted-a-year-yet-another-fishy-statistic/

The state of education of young Arab girls
http://www.saudigazette.com.sa/index.cfm?method=home.regcon&contentid=20150313236768

Utah: where conservatives and counterculturalists rub shoulders
http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/mar/17/utah-conservatives-counterculture-bill

Ban on fast-food eateries hasn't cut South L.A. obesity
http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-food-study-20150319-story.html

Light pollution shown to affect plant growth and food webs
http://phys.org/news/2015-03-pollution-shown-affect-growth-food.html

Slogan writer wants pro-nuclear signboards kept to highlight human stupidity
http://ajw.asahi.com/article/0311disaster/fukushima/AJ201503160045

Internet TV’s Big Chance to Oust Cable Is Almost Here
http://www.wired.com/2015/03/internet-tvs-big-chance-oust-cable-almost/
 
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