Category: Weekly Edition

(Photo Credit: 
Michael Josh Villanueva
via Flickr Creative Commons)

FSRN Weekly Edition – April 17, 2015

White House and Senate leaders reach rare compromise to allow Iran negotiations to proceed Asylum-seeking mothers protest family detention from inside of for-profit facility in Texas Palestinian couple separated by Israeli policy; launch FB...

(Photo Credit: Robert Couse-Baker)

FSRN Weekly Edition – April 10, 2015

Video evidence of police shooting in South Carolina revives debate over body cameras Somali refugees in Kenya brace for backlash after Garissa attack Afghan refugees repatriated from Pakistan after deadly Peshawar school attack Thailand’s...

(Photo Credit: Matt Barber via Flickr Creative Commons)

FSRN Weekly Edition – April 3, 2015

Framework agreement reached on Iran’s nuclear program and UN sanctions Nigerian presidential election results deliver historic shakeup Al Shabab attack kills 147 at Kenyan university Transparency activists want to shine a light on ‘dark...

(Photo credit: Ian Kath via Flickr/Creative Commons)

FSRN Weekly Edition – March 27, 2015

Saudi Arabia and Iran wage proxy war in Yemen Pushing back for privacy via legislation and the courts U.S. Supreme Court considers limits on toxic power plant emissions Thousands of farmworkers strike against work...

(Photo Credit: Peter Miller via Flickr Creative Commons)

FSRN Weekly Edition – March 20, 2015

Netanyahu back peddles; U.S. still to reevaluate backing Israel at UN Netanyahu reelection raises concerns in Gaza and renews calls for unity among Palestinans Regional elections in Spain will be first test for anti-austerity...

"Gliwice Drewniana wieza Radiostacji" by Andrzej Jarczewski at pl.wikipedia. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons

FSRN Weekly Edition – March 13, 2015

Shooting of two police in Ferguson comes amidst wave of resignations CIA Director announces major restructuring of the intelligence agency U.S. sanctions against Venezuela kick off a new round of diplomatic tensions From anarchists...

Photo credit: Daniel R. Blume via Flickr / Creative Commons

FSRN Weekly Edition – March 6, 2015

Justice Department probe finds overwhelming evidence of racial bias in Ferguson, Missouri policing and courts National movement for police accountability renews interest in civilian review boards Homeless veterans in Los Angeles struggle for access...

(Photo credit: Curious Expeditions via Flickr / Creative Commons)

FSRN Weekly Edition – February 27, 2015

FCC approves measure to categorize internet service as a public utility DHS budget becomes the latest partisan funding impasse on Capitol Hill Prisoner transfers continue after weekend uprising in Texas “tent city” facility Wisconsin...

Photo credit: Nathanael Coyne via Flickr / Creative Commons

FSRN Weekly Edition – February 20, 2015

Federal judge blocks implementation of immigration-related executive actions FCC to vote on proposal to regulate the internet as a utility Murder of Turkish college student leads to revolt against sexual violence Public sector workers...

(Photo Credit:  Francisco Gonzalez via Flickr Creative Commons)

FSRN Weekly Edition – February 13, 2015

Deadline looming on the future of austerity measures in Greece Overflow crowd packs Federal Election Commission hearing on campaign finance limits 300 people assumed dead in mass drowning while trying to reach Europe from...