- Inside the Headlines - 20150522 - Newsvandal JP Sottile & James Moore

THE WEEK THAT WAS

>>Rinse, Repeat
Dick Cheney’s Biggest Lie
http://www.newsweek.com/dick-cheneys-biggest-lie-333097
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William Kristol | We were right to fight in Iraq
http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2015/05/20/iraq-saddam-hussein-obama-bush-william-kristol-editorials-debates/27681429/

>>Perfectly Illegal
Rigging of Foreign Exchange Market Makes Felons of Top Banks
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/21/business/dealbook/5-big-banks-to-pay-billions-and-plead-guilty-in-currency-and-interest-rate-cases.html

>>A Rising Yacht Needs Deckhands
Inequality between rich and poor has hit record highs, OECD warns
http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/05/21/inenglish/1432203309_060148.html
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The sharing economy will go medieval on you
http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2015/05/21/2130111/the-sharing-economy-will-go-medieval-on-you/

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ITH DEEP-DIVE: Oil and the Future Don't Mix
Obama: We Have to Transition Off of Fossil Fuels to Prevent Climate Change
http://cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/obama-we-have-transition-fossil-fuels-prevent-climate-change

How $5.3 Trillion in Energy Subsidies Damage Economies, Environment
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/2015/05/18/How-53-Trillion-Energy-Subsidies-Damage-Economies-Environment

Amid yachts of rich elite, Angola's poor crushed by oil price drop
http://www.trust.org/item/20150520085742-92dm6/

Trains Full of Toxic Oil Run Next to Nuclear Missile Silos
http://www.allgov.com/news/top-stories/trains-full-of-toxic-oil-run-next-to-nuclear-missile-silos-150518?news=856510

Pipeline operator in oil spill has a bad safety record
http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-oilspill-pipeline-20150521-story.html

BP Oil Spill Responsible for Gulf of Mexico Dolphin Deaths
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/bp-oil-spill-responsible-for-gulf-of-mexico-dolphin-deaths/

Chris Christie’s Exxon Giveaway
http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/chris-christies-exxon-giveaway/

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THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!
In U.S., More Say Animals Should Have Same Rights as People
http://www.gallup.com/poll/183275/say-animals-rights-people.aspx

Majority in U.S. Now Say Gays and Lesbians Born, Not Made
http://www.gallup.com/poll/183332/majority-say-gays-lesbians-born-not-made.aspx

Kids Benefit From Having A Working Mom
http://www.forbes.com/sites/hbsworkingknowledge/2015/05/15/kids-benefit-from-having-a-working-mom/

The developing world is beating the U.S. at clean energy
http://grist.org/climate-energy/the-developing-world-is-beating-the-u-s-at-clean-energy/

ODDS & ENDS
A lot of Washington influence is never disclosed
http://sunlightfoundation.com/blog/2015/05/21/a-lot-of-washington-influence-is-never-disclosed/

Weapons Companies Profit from Fear of Iran Campaign
http://www.allgov.com/news/top-stories/weapons-companies-profit-from-fear-of-iran-campaign-150519?news=856523

The Black Criminal, the Sexy Latin, and the Invisible Native
https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/we-can-get-along/201505/the-black-criminal-the-sexy-latin-and-the-invisible-native

40 Acres and a Mule Would Be at Least $6.4 Trillion Today—What the U.S. Really Owes Black America
http://www.yesmagazine.org/issues/make-it-right/infographic-40-acres-and-a-mule-would-be-at-least-64-trillion-today

Chinese Solar Maker Plunges, Losing Nearly $19 Billion in 24 Minutes
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-05-20/hanergy-thin-film-power-suspends-trading-after-stock-plunges-47

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Nova Scotia biologist finds birds deposit pollutants from oceans to land
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/nova-scotia-biologist-finds-birds-deposit-pollutants-from-oceans-to-land-1.3081130

Do Sunscreens' Tiny Particles Harm Ocean Life in Big Ways?
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2015/05/150514-sunscreen-nanoparticle-nanotechnology-oceans-marine-beach-boat-toxic/

Love or hate them, East London’s hipsters have fuelled a vast economy
http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/2015/05/love-or-hate-them-east-london-s-hipsters-have-fuelled-vast-economy

Cock fight: Meet the farmer blowing the whistle on Big Chicken
http://interactive.fusion.net/cock-fight/

Why It Pays to Be a Jerk
http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2015/06/why-it-pays-to-be-a-jerk/392066/

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