Daily News Summary

National and International News from 4/24/2018

International News


RT News

IDF soldiers cheer after shooting Palestinian protester

Video: https://twitter.com/twitter/statuses/988839993199153153

 

Mint Press News

Beware of White Helmets Bearing News

https://www.marchonpentagon.com/single-post/2018/04/23/Beware-of-White-Helmets-Bearing-News

 

teleSUR

Neoliberalism is killing indigenous communities in Brazil

Video: https://twitter.com/twitter/statuses/988779780261769216

 

Vanessa Beeley

White Helmet member “sacked” after celebrating over dismembered corpses

http://21stcenturywire.com/2017/06/21/white-helmets-severed-heads-of-syrian-arab-army-soldiers-paraded-as-trophies-endorsed-by-channel-4/

 

Mint Press News

White Helmets committing acts of terror in Syria

https://www.mintpressnews.com/investigation-white-helmets-committing-acts-terror-across-syria/231597/

 

The Times of Israel

Trump’s envoy says peace not possible when Palestinians celebrate violence

https://www.timesofisrael.com/trumps-mideast-envoy-peace-not-possible-when-palestinians-celebrate-violence/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

 

Washington Post

Israel to reopen desert detention facility to imprison African migrants

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/israel-scraps-contested-plan-to-deport-tens-of-thousands-of-african-migrants/2018/04/24/8fb93924-47f0-11e8-8082-105a446d19b8_story.html?utm_term=.9e259c2a8643

 

RT News

Defense analyst exposed for spreading disinformation about Twitter users

https://www.rt.com/uk/425014-expert-russian-disinformation-exposed/

 

Al Jazeera

Are world leaders doing enough to stop the war in Yemen?

https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/insidestory/2018/04/world-leaders-stop-war-yemen-180424170059971.html

 

AP News

Iran says if US exits nuke deal it will too

https://www.apnews.com/746693a068ec408784861a7e3024ae38?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=AP_Politics

 

Mint Press News

US refused to recognize Gaza civilians

https://www.mintpressnews.com/as-humanitarian-crisis-grows-us-wont-acknowledge-gaza-civilians/240980/

 

RT News

Media suspiciously quiet on US and UK backed Saudi atrocities in Yemen

https://www.rt.com/op-ed/424980-yemen-saudi-strike-media/

 

teleSUR

Mexico outraged at murder of film students

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Mexico-Outraged-for-the-Murder-of-Three-Film-Students-20180424-0017.html

 

Al Jazeera

How the NYT partook in the plunder of Iraq

https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/nyt-partook-plunder-iraq-180424100839509.html

 

National News

 

Redacted Tonight

Cop had child with 15yr old will face no jail time

https://medium.com/@patrickvinson29/cop-who-had-child-with-15-year-old-girl-will-face-no-jail-time-57576c4295ef

 

The Hill

Facebook hosted stolen social security numbers

http://thehill.com/policy/technology/384713-facebook-hosted-stolen-social-security-numbers-report

 

Politico

California mayor trying out Universal Basic Income

https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2018/04/24/michael-tubbs-stockton-california-mayor-218070

 

The Guardian

Facebook releases content moderation guidelines

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/apr/24/facebook-releases-content-moderation-guidelines-secret-rules?CMP=twt_gu

 

Alternet

Scott Pruitt to stop EPA from using science

https://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/scott-pruitt-wants-stop-epa-using-science-when-setting-regulations#overlay-context=

 

Politico

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower urges US lawmakers to investigate

https://www.politico.com/story/2018/04/24/cambridge-analytica-whistleblower-house-democrats-547674

 

Reuters

YouTube deletes 5 million videos

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-alphabet-youtube/youtube-deletes-5-million-videos-for-content-violation-idUSKBN1HV29H?utm_campaign=trueAnthem:+Trending+Content&utm_content=5adfad9d04d301501558a5ba&utm_medium=trueAnthem&utm_source=twitter

 

The Hill

California secession ballot initiative to proceed

http://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/384662-california-secession-movement-gets-cleared-to-begin-collecting

 

NPR

Supreme Court decision says foreign corporations cannot be held liable for damages

https://www.npr.org/2018/04/24/605267175/supreme-court-holds-foreign-corporations-cannot-be-held-liable-for-terrorism-cla?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=20180424

 

AP News

Arizona teachers strike for public education

https://apnews.com/fc2d0eaf12eb49eaa583e6221a680e26/Q&A:-How-walkout-by-Arizona-teachers-is-expected-to-play-out?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=APWestRegion

 

The Hill

Bipartisan group of lawmakers push for war authorization to fight terrorism

http://thehill.com/policy/defense/384668-house-lawmakers-renew-push-for-war-authorization

 

The Hill

Henry Kissinger invited to White House state dinner

http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/384719-henry-kissinger-tim-cook-among-guests-for-white-house-state-dinner

 

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