Keystone XL Rejection: Indigenous Resistance Exults, Trudeau ‘Disappointed’

Keystone XL Rejection: Indigenous Resistance Exults, Trudeau ‘Disappointed’

Indian Country, News Report, Posted: Nov 08, 2015

Indigenous activists and environmentalists hailed President Barack Obama’s rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, calling it a victory for Mother Earth.

Vietnam to Allow Free Labor Unions?


Vietnam Right Now, News Report, Posted: Nov 08, 2015

Vietnam has agreed to wide ranging labour reforms, including allowing the formation of free and independent trade unions with the right to strike, under the terms of the Trans Pacific Partnership agreed last month.


NYC’s Asian Boomers Lack Retirement Savings, News Report, Anthony Advincula , Posted: Oct 16, 2015

About 36 percent of Generation X-ers and Baby Boomers do not have retirement saving plans— either work-sponsored or personal accounts— at all.

Vietnam on the spot as Trans-Pacific Partnership Ratification Battle Begins


Vietnam Right Now, News Report, Posted: Oct 08, 2015

Ratification of the Trans-Pacific Partnership in the United States was never expected to be easy. The shock decision by Hillary Clinton, the Democratic Party front-runner, to oppose it gives an early indication of just how fraught the process is likely to be.


Santee Sioux Assert Tribal Sovereignty, Open First Marijuana Resort


Indian Country News, News Report, Sarah Sunshine Manning, Posted: Oct 08, 2015

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is blazing a new trail for tribal nations. As the first tribe to venture into marijuana legalization by opening the nation’s first marijuana resort, the tribe is ushering in new possibilities for tribal sovereignty. Even despite the expected risks, tribal leaders are pressing forward with confidence.

Maxine Waters Seeking Wage Gap Solutions


Washington Informer, News Report, Posted: Oct 07, 2015

It's been well-documented that Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-California) has been out front on finding solutions to the ever-widening wealth gap in America that has resulted in devastating realities for African Americans and other minorities.


Decisive Moment for Vietnam as Trans-Pacific Partnership is Agreed


Vietnam Right Now , News Analysis, Staff, Posted: Oct 07, 2015

It’s the largest regional trade pact ever agreed – and according to some economists, Vietnam could emerge as the biggest winner.


Does DACA Make You More Dateable?


New America Media / Long Beach VoiceWaves, News Feature, Michael Lozano, Posted: Oct 06, 2015

Long Beach resident Chando Kem says getting DACA improved his mental health, his work life and even his love life.


How Bad is California’s Drought? 


Asian Journal , News Report, Allyson Escobar, Posted: Oct 05, 2015

Because Californians have saved so much, water regulators have for the most part been able to avoid levying big fines on local water districts for failing to meet their conservation targets, ranging from 4 to 36 percent, compared with 2013 levels.


Debts, Loans and Scams - What You Don’t Know Could Hurt You


New America Media, Question & Answer, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Oct 05, 2015

Immigrants who don't speak English, or don't understand how our financial system works, can be especially vulnerable to scams.

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