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US Government Shutdown

October 2, 2013
Rania Khalek: Government shutdown means halting social services while maintaining NSA spying, deportations and continuing drone strikes in Afghanistan

Modern Day Slavery

September 29, 2013
The Guardian: Abuse and exploitation of migrant workers preparing emirate for 2022

Bailout Fallout

September 22, 2013
So why have Republicans cut them?

Food Stamps Among The Most Effective Economic Stimulus

September 22, 2013
So why have Republicans cut them?

Egypt

August 14, 2013
Brutal slaughter of MB designed to create a violent response and justify military rule

Sexual Assault in the Military

August 9, 2013
Jennifer Norris: Even with 1 out of 3 women facing sexual assault in the military, the Defense Department refuses to hold sexual predators accountable within the military justice system

UN Accuses Israel of Torturing Palestinian Children

June 22, 2013

Shir Hever: Israeli forces proven to be using Palestinian children as human shields despite attempts to cover it up to protect image

Organizing the poor

June 17, 2013
Hundreds arrested opposing Republican controlled legislature’s ‘barbaric’ attacks on North Carolina’s most vulnerable populations

India

June 12, 2013
Millions of people, including children, toil in bonded labor in India, even though the practice has been outlawed for years

Students and Teachers Defend Education

June 12, 2013
Philadelphia communities fighting back against planned cuts that disproportionally impact low income and African American communities

Yousef Alhelou Reporting From Gaza

May 15, 2013
Gaza’s young population in isolated Gaza connect with other young people worldwide through sport, this time through “skateboarding” but border restrictions and measures imposed by the local authorities in Gaza is a challenge