Monday, December 19, 2016

Friday, December 16, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

December 13 News Update

‘Water protectors’ at Standing Rock.
      True Cos, the operator of the ruptured Belle Fourche pipeline, has
      a history of oil field-related spills.
Pipeline rupture spews oil into creek 150 miles from Standing Rock

‘It’s Oil or Orcas’
Scientists say reindeer may be shrinking due to warming
Rick Perry Reportedly Is Leading Choice To Head Energy Department
Shell-led consortium to build 700MW offshore Dutch wind farm
Rapid rise in methane emissions in 10 years surprises scientists
Keep it in the ground: five trillion reasons to be happy
Tillerson’s Exxon, Has Billions at Stake Over Sanctions on Russia *

British Post Office workers to stage five days of strikes next week
Southern rail workers to strike over Christmas and new year

Cargo train in China hits workers, killing 6
Rex Tillerson to be Trump's secretary of state
Undocumented People Should Avoid Traveling Abroad, Experts Say
UK must set out plans for transitional deal with EU - lawmakers
Venezuela seizes toys seen as overpriced, will distribute to poor
Trump fills top jobs for his administration
Croatia government and public sector unions fail to sign pay deal
As Trump takes aim at unions, labor's clout sags in Missouri
Frank Rosen, labor leader and political activist, dies at 91
Unions slam nomination of fast food exec as Labor Secretary
RNs at Florida Medical Center, Palmetto General, Approve New Contracts
Japan builds a Fight for $15 movement of its own
A Prosecutor Sets Penalties and Fills Coffers *
Record Number of Journalists Jailed in 2016, Press Advocacy Group Says *
Trump’s Education Nominee Bent Detroit to Her Will on Charter Schools *
M.T.A. Races to Finish 2nd Avenue Subway as Deadline Looms *

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.

Monday, December 5, 2016

December 5 News Update

Standing Rock: US denies key permit for Dakota Access pipeline, a win for tribe
'We opened eyes': at Standing Rock, my fellow Native Americans make history
The victory at Standing Rock could mark a turning point
Standing Rock Pipeline Protesters, Ordered to Leave, Dig In *
Cuba-Trained Doctors Head to Standing Rock
How the World’s Big Banks Are Putting Rain Forests in Peril *
Climate scientists condemn article claiming global temperatures are falling
Trump supports Dakota pipeline – but claims it's not due to his investment in it

California seeks to block state-employee strike on Monday
Janitors call on Kohl’s to meet, apologize for attack on demonstrators
Canadian Journalist’s Detention at U.S. Border Raises Press Freedom Alarms *
Everything you need to know about Trump and the Indiana Carrier factory
Athens 1944: Britain’s dirty secret
Why It Will Be Hard to Repeal Obamacare *
Pratt Workers Approve Contract With Wage Increases, Pension Changes
NextEra Energy reaches labor deal at Seabrook
Big Telecom Union Targeting Wireless Workers in 2017
Public employee union files lawsuit to stop Rauner contract terms
Westmoreland County workers reject proposed labor contract
Italian PM Matteo Renzi resigns after referendum defeat
Austria rejects far-right candidate Norbert Hofer in presidential election

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.