Monday, May 8, 2017

May 8 News Update

US to attend UN climate talks as Trump weighs Paris pullout
Worried world urges Trump not to pull out of Paris climate agreement
The great climate silence: we are on the edge of the abyss but we ignore it
Japan’s nuclear disaster gave everyone on Earth extra radiation
Climate Programs Escape Trump Budget Knife. But the Real Fight Lies Ahead.
America's First Offshore Wind Energy Makes Landfall in Rhode Island
The significance of Naomi Klein: An ecosocialist exchange
E.P.A. Dismisses Members of Major Scientific Review Board *

May Day in Tucson: A tradition since 2006
Big May Day Strike in a Small Pennsylvania City

The Class of 2017--Will New Grads Get Good Jobs?
Health Act Repeal Could Threaten U.S. Job Engine *
The Wrong Way to Fix Student Debt *

Rally for public education set for May 20
Philadelphia Union Wins Equal Pay for Immigrant Nurses
These pre-existing conditions wouldn't be protected by new US healthcare bill
Stephen Fry investigated by Irish police for alleged blasphemy
Texas adoption agencies could reject Jewish, Muslim, gay or single parents
Critics say law would steal overtime pay from workers
Angry miners at disaster site attack Iranian president's car
US federal staff being forced to watch Fox News instead of CNN, leaked
Labor group says at least 9,000 banana workers could lose jobs
The great British Brexit robbery: how our democracy was hijacked
New Leader of American and Southwest Labor Union
Local labor leaders say workers' safety still a struggle
Trump immigration policy spurs ire at Kentucky Derby
A new federation?
French election: Emmanuel Macron wins presidency by decisive margin
US military's secret space plane lands with sonic boom in Florida

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.

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