In this episode of ‘Behind The Headline,’ host Mnar Muhawesh meets Will Coley, founder of Muslims for Liberty and Libertarian Party member, who could become the first Muslim candidate for vice president in U.S. history.

Ikea Looks Into Replacing Styrofoam With Biodegradable Mushroom Packaging
‘We always look for new and innovative processes and sustainable materials that can contribute to our commitment’ to sustainability, an Ikea representative said.
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    Counting Down To Israel’s Next ‘Mowing Of The Lawn’ In Palestine
    Of course, no one can adequately predict Israel’s next move. But if history gives us any indication, it’s more than likely that Israel’s going to be drumming up some vague pretext soon that will allow it to use Gaza like a weapons testing facility.
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      Police And Prison Guards Fight Calif. Marijuana Legalization With Big Money
      As law enforcement agencies have come to depend on the millions they rake in from the war on drugs and asset forfeiture laws, maybe it’s no wonder they’re not advocates for change in the state’s drug laws.
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        After Iraq War, Monsanto, Cargill & Dow Chemical Took Over Iraqi Agriculture
        According to one environmental activist, under U.S. diplomat Paul Bremer’s orders, ‘Iraqi farmers are not allowed to save seeds, they are not allowed to share seeds ... and they are not allowed to replant harvested seeds.’
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          March Against Monsanto Takes Manhattan As Global Protests Approach
          Representatives of the March Against Monsanto campaign reported that glyphosate, the major ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup pesticide, ‘is consistently being discovered in everything from hospital feeding tubes and tampons to the breast milk of nursing mothers.’
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            Boycotting Israel May Soon Become Illegal In The US
            Host and MintPress News Editor-in-Chief Mnar Muhawesh interviews Rula Rashid of a university chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine about recent efforts to urge the university to divest from Israel, and the resistance the group received from an unexpected source.
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              New Film Reveals Israel's US Propaganda War
              'The Occupation Of The American Mind' not only dispels the myth of Israel’s victimhood, but brings the past and present together in order to unearth realities of the occupation, which rightfully humanize the Palestinians
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                Texas Grand Jury Won’t Indict Cop Who Shot Naked, Unarmed Black Teen
                The lawyer for the family of the slain teen called it ‘a sad day for justice’ and said the case ‘calls into question the entire grand jury process in cases involving police misconduct.’
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                  Government Docs Reveal White House Efforts To Stop The Next Whistleblower
                  One linguist employed by the military even faced police investigation due to an ill-timed visit to the WikiLeaks website.
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