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Democracy Now! – August 29, 2014

Heralding a National Trend? Enrollment Surges as NYC Begins Full-Day Prekindergarten for 50,000 Kids; Ukraine Crisis Escalates as Russian Forces Cross Border, NATO Moves to Expand in Region; Could U.S. Airstrikes in Syria and Iraq Weaken Islamic State — or Win Them More Recruits? As 145 Arrested in White House Protest, Rep. Luis Gutiérrez Urges Obama to Halt Mass Deportations.

Headlines
August 29, 2014

    U.S., Russia Trade Barbs over Ukraine as NATO Releases Satellite Imagery
    Obama: “We Don’t Have a Strategy Yet” on Islamic State
    Video Claims to Show Syrian Forces Killed by ISIL
    Report: Islamic State Waterboarded Western Prisoners
    U.N.: Syrian Refugees Top 3 Million; Over 1,000 Killed or Wounded in July
    43 U.N. Peacekeepers Captured by Militants in Golan Heights
    More than 100 Arrested Outside White House Calling for End to Deportations
    9 Mexican Immigrants Win Lawsuit over Coerced Deportations
    Argentine Unions Stage 2nd General Strike over Lagging Economy
    NFL Changes Domestic Violence Policy Following Outcry
    Ferguson Residents Sue Police for Abuses in Protest Crackdown
    Firm Authenticates Audio Recording of Michael Brown Shooting

 

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