Category: Weekly Edition

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FSRN Weekly Edition – January 23, 2015

President and Prime Minister of Yemen resign in apparent coup by Houthi rebels Austerity measures take center stage in Greek elections Boko Haram claims responsibility for major attack in Nigeria CIA whistle-blower case goes...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – January 16, 2015

As many as two thousand feared dead after Boko Haram attack on Nigerian town Cross-border Boko Haram attacks displace students in Cameroon’s Far North Region Senate set to pass Keystone XL bill; Obama vows...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – January 9, 2015

Suspects in Charlie Hebdo massacre dead after Paris-area standoffs Survivors of Peshawar school attack grapple with severe trauma St. Louis County grand juror seeks to remove lifetime gag order on Ferguson case FBI investigates...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – January 2, 2015

AirAsia 8501 recovery efforts continue in stormy weather, high seas Holidays bring generations together at “Black Lives Matter” demonstrations Sand mining: One of the lesser-known environmental impacts of fracking Hindu fundamentalists in India carry...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – December 26, 2014

Houston and Milwaukee officers cleared of charges in killings of unarmed black men New York City mayor calls for protest pause after deadly ambush of two officers Checkpoints and other restrictions put damper on...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – December 19, 2014

US and Cuban leaders announce thaw in Cold War-era diplomatic relations More mass kidnapping in northern Nigeria; Boko Haram suspected Taliban militants slaughter almost 150 children at a Peshawar school Israel showcases drone technology...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – December 12, 2014

Section of CIA torture report declassified; brutal torture tactics revealed Demonstrations calling for police accountability continue around the U.S. Recount confirms defeat of Oregon ballot initiative to mandate labeling of GMOs Turkish police raid...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – December 5, 2014

Protests grow nationwide after no charges in Eric Garner police choke hold death UN climate talks open in Lima, activists hold parallel summit Opponents of LNG export terminal at Cove Point say FERC rubber-stamps...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – November 28, 2014

No charges for officer Darren Wilson in the Michael Brown killing Street Beat: Los Angeles protesters react to no charges for Ferguson officer; hundreds arrested Black Friday the focus of both police accountability and...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – November 21 , 2014

Obama takes executive action on immigration; temporary legal status in reach for 5 million people Keystone XL pipeline defeated in the U.S. Senate by a one-vote margin Street Beat: Watch party reaction to Obama’s...