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Democracy Now! – February 29, 2012

Report from Kabul: Deadly Protests over U.S. Koran Burning May Be Turning Point for U.S. Occupation; WikiLeaks: Leaked Emails Expose Inner Workings of Private Intelligence Firm Stratfor, a “Shadow CIA”; WikiLeaks: “Private Spies” Stratfor Helped Dow Chemical Monitor Bhopal Activists, The Yes Men; Senegal Faces Run-Off Election After Youth-Led Protests Against Abdoulaye Wade’s Bid For Third Term.

Headlines
February 28, 2012

    Report: Israel Won’t Warn U.S. Before Striking Iranian Nuclear Sites
    Syria: 20 Killed in Hama, 2 Journalists Smuggled to Safety
    Report: Japan Concealed Full Dangers of Fukushima Nuclear Disaster
    Police Dismantle Occupy London, Arrest 20 Activists
    Workers in India Launch 24-Hour Strike to Demand Rights
    Supreme Court Hears Case on Corporate Liability for Rights Abuses Abroad
    TransCanada to Build Oil Pipeline From Oklahoma to Texas
    General Electric Paid 2.3% Tax Rate on Tens of Billions in Profits
    Murdoch Reporters Traded Cash for Info From Police, Officials
    Rights Groups Fight Tennessee Bill Banning Talk of Homosexuality
    2 Dead, 3 Injured in Ohio School Shooting
    Judge Rejects Suit Against Agro Giant Monsanto
    Colombia: FARC Vows to Free Hostages, End Kidnappings
    Voters in Michigan and Arizona Head to Polls For GOP Primary
    California: City of Stockton Verging on Bankruptcy

 

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