Truthout Stories http://www.truth-out.org Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:55:37 -0400 en-gb Cuban Ex-Guerilla Is Consultant for Venezuelan Economic Reform http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24900-cuban-ex-guerilla-is-consultant-for-venezuelan-economic-reform http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24900-cuban-ex-guerilla-is-consultant-for-venezuelan-economic-reform ]]> News Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:21:06 -0400 Michigan, Nation Must Look at North Carolina's ''Moral Mondays'' http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/24899-michigan-nation-must-look-at-north-carolinas-moral-mondays http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/24899-michigan-nation-must-look-at-north-carolinas-moral-mondays ]]> Opinion Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:02:28 -0400 A New Generation of Nuclear Subs http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24898-a-new-generation-of-nuclear-subs http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24898-a-new-generation-of-nuclear-subs ]]> News Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:42:53 -0400 Thousands Gather for NYC Protest for Palestine http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24897-thousands-gather-for-nyc-protest-for-palestine http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24897-thousands-gather-for-nyc-protest-for-palestine ]]> News Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:44:21 -0400 Dispatches From Freedom Summer: Ghosts of Greenwood http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24896-dispatches-from-freedom-summer-ghosts-of-greenwood http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24896-dispatches-from-freedom-summer-ghosts-of-greenwood

In 1947, my father, along with his mother and older brother, boarded a northbound train in Greenwood, Miss. They carried with them nothing but a suitcase stuffed with clothes, a bag of cold chicken, and my grandmother’s determination that her children — my father was just 2 years old — would not be doomed to a life of picking cotton in the feudal society that was the Mississippi Delta. Grandmama, as we called her, settled in Waterloo, Iowa.

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News Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:49:12 -0400
Birds of Washington http://www.truth-out.org/art/item/24895-birds-of-washington http://www.truth-out.org/art/item/24895-birds-of-washington ]]> Art Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:56:27 -0400 Netanyahu's War: What It Is Good For? http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/24893-netanyahus-war-what-it-is-good-for http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/24893-netanyahus-war-what-it-is-good-for

The administration knows full well that it has various levers to pull to respond to the Gaza crisis, manufactured by Benjamin Netanyahu for political ends, but it lacks sufficient public political pressure to end the killing, says Robert Naiman.

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Opinion Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:47:22 -0400
Economic Update: Banks and Other Outrages http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24892-economic-update-banks-and-other-outrages http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24892-economic-update-banks-and-other-outrages ]]> News Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:22:28 -0400 Experts Say NSA Surveillance Compromises Internet Security; Here's How to Protect Yourself http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24891-experts-say-nsa-surveillance-compromises-internet-security-heres-how-to-protect-yourself http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/24891-experts-say-nsa-surveillance-compromises-internet-security-heres-how-to-protect-yourself

Unless you are a skilled hacker or programmer, it's difficult to guarantee total protection from the prying eyes of the government and others online, but there are many tools out there that can help.

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News Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:10:23 -0400
How to Leapfrog Carbon http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/24890-how-to-leap-frog-carbon http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/24890-how-to-leap-frog-carbon ]]> Opinion Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:17:17 -0400