Friday, September 25, 2015

September 25 News Update

'Third Straw' uncapped to provide Lake Mead water to Vegas
India to 'hike green energy targets' to combat climate change
EPA hears widely different views on methane emission threat
Scientists: Drought stressing California's Giant Sequoias
U.S. climate finance in limbo, risking 'trust gap' before Paris
No Consent': First Nations Women Shut Down Tar Sands Pipeline Hearing
Forest fires turn Singapore air 'hazardous'
China to Announce Cap-and-Trade Program to Limit Emissions *
The Connection Between Cleaner Air and Longer Lives *
Troubling signs emerge in UAW-FCA contract voting

The Port of Los Angeles. (Green Fire Productions / Flickr)
Labor Unrest at California Ports as More Subcontracted Workers Go On Strike

Senate stops bill defunding Planned Parenthood
Arizona sheriff faces new round of contempt hearings
Marlborough Nurses Ratify New 3-Year Contract
Price Gouging In Health Care Is The Rule, Not the Exception
US Labor Law at 80: The Enduring Relevance of Class Struggle Unionism
The NLRB and contingent workers
Caterpillar to eliminate up to 10,000 jobs
Ex Parks Canada employees raise concerns about staffing in national parks
Elizabeth M. Fink, a Lawyer for Attica Inmates and Radicals, Dies at 70 *
Alabama Vote Is Rare Win in the South for the U.A.W. *

Stories from the New York Times will be followed with a *. The Times pay wall policy allows free access to only about ten articles a month.

We take a closer look at news stories in our companion Week In Review blog, hosted at: KC Labor at WordPress

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