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Democracy Now – September 16, 2014

A Survivor’s Burden: Columbia Student Carries Mattress on Campus Until Alleged Rapist is Expelled; “We Will Not Be Silenced”: Students Denounce Rape at Columbia as Schools Face Scrutiny for Inaction; An NFL Wife Tells Her Story: Intimidated Spouses Followed “Code of Silence” Around Domestic Abuse.

Headlines
September 16, 2014

    U.S. Launches New Iraq Strikes as Part of Expanded ISIS Campaign
    Iran Rejects “Self-Serving” U.S. Offer to Cooperate vs. ISIS
    Obama to Unveil U.S. Ebola Response; Up to 3,000 Troops Planned
    Ukraine Offers Concessions as Attack Threatens Truce
    Hundreds of Migrants Feared Dead in Shipwrecks
    Cameron Urges Scottish Voters to Reject Independence
    North Korea Sentences U.S. Prisoner to 6 Years
    August 2014 Warmest on Record; Study Shows Minimal Cost for Cutting Emissions
    Senate GOP Blocks Paycheck Fairness Act
    NFL Team Reactivates Player Accused of Child Abuse
    Anti-Immigrant Bill Sponsor Resigns GOP Post after Backing Sterilization for Medicaid Recipients
    Pope Francis: Global Conflicts Amount to “Piecemeal” World War III

 

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