Tuesday, October 20, 2015

October 20 News Update

Climate talks teeter as developing nations cry foul
Oslo moves to ban cars from city center
Rich nations shirking in climate change fight
Mine operator 'was warned' not to burn off before starting Kakadu bushfire

Sanders planning 'major speech' on democratic socialism
Is Bernie Sanders really a socialist?
Bernie Sanders, Democratic Socialist Capitalist *

UE Files Charges Against Suspending Union Leaders, Failure to Negotiate

Tom Mulcair stays on as New Democrats suffer a crushing blow
Community Health Systems violated worker rights - U.S. labor board
Workers Covered By Union Contracts Dropped Worldwide After Financial Crisis
After Win for $15 in New York, ‘Wage Boards’ Hear Worker Testimony in 24 Cities
Recycling workers fight firings and win a union
Benghazi panel outs CIA source, then tries to cover its tracks
Fatal beating of Eritrean prompts soul-searching in Israel
Texas cuts off Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood
A health law fine on the uninsured will more than double
US confirms gate forced open at bombed Afghan hospital
US F-16 struck by enemy fire in Afghanistan in rare attack
Obama deepens effort to win firms' backing on climate
NLRB rules United Steelworkers Union can continue to represent UniFirst employee
Tentative Settlement Reached In Bennington College Labor Dispute

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