Thursday, January 14, 2016

January 14 News Update

Global warming could stave off next ice age for 100,000 years
Bulgaria eyes new gas project after South Stream failure
Nevada solar industry collapses after state lets power company raise fees
EU scientists in row over safety of Glyphosate weedkiller
South Africa weather service says 2015 driest year on record
B.C. government failed to properly consult First Nations on pipeline, court rules

Al Jazeera America to close down

Why the B-52 Failed

Bringing Back the Strike May Be Our Only Hope

Jeremy Corbyn
      surrounded by supporters as he arrives to attend the ballot result
      for the Labour leadership election in London.
Revealed: how Jeremy Corbyn has reshaped the Labour party
The Corbyn effect: who–and where–are the thousands of new Labour members?
Why I joined: 'I believe in the NHS, the welfare state and Labour values'

It’s Not Too Late For Unions to Win the Friedrichs Case
Where Did the OUR Walmart Campaign Go Wrong?
GE Cutting Thousands of European Jobs After Alstom Deal
Methodist Church blacklists 5 Israeli banks
Janitors challenge building owner to improve standards
Obama wrong on trade, advocates say
Income inequality will be more pronounced as US population ages
Alberta freezes wages of non-unionized public service employees for 2 years
LBPSB teachers vote 51% in favour of new contract
Internet Yields Uneven Dividends and May Widen Inequality, Report Says *
French Fraud Investigators Search Renault Sites-Union Official *

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