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Monsanto Papers: EPA-Monsanto connection

Niente whistleblowers o gole profonde. E’ la  Corte Federale di San Francisco , per decisione del giudice distrettuale Vince Chhabr...

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

IndyStar wins top investigative reporting award

USA Gymnastics has failed to report to police many allegations of sexual misconduct by coaches. That allowed predatory coaches to continue working with children for years after the organization was warned. 

Investigative Journalism wins Pulitzer for Panama Papers

The Pulitzer Prizes on Monday honoured an international consortium of more than 300 reporters on six continents for their investigative series on the Panama Papers which detailed the hidden infrastructure and global scale of offshore tax havens used by the high and mighty.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Monsanto Papers: EPA-Monsanto connection

Niente whistleblowers o gole profonde. E’ la Corte Federale di San Francisco, per decisione del giudice distrettuale Vince Chhabria, che ha cominciato a desecretare gli atti relativi alle 55 cause pendenti contro Monsanto, multinazionale di biotecnologie agrarie, con circa 18mila dipendenti e un fatturato di 14,5 miliardi di dollari.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

"The Killing Wind" The barbarism of Mao’s Cultural Revolution

It was 1986, and Tan was one of two journalists assigned to report on the 1,300-person task force canvassing Daoxian county and surrounding areas to tally the murders of more than 9,000 people between August and October 1967.

24-Year-old Tibetan Self-Immolates Calling for Dalai Lama’s return

A young Tibetan farmer set himself ablaze in Nyagrong county in the Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture last weekend in the year’s first self-immolation to demand freedom for Tibet and the return of the Dalai Lama.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tibetan Rebellion Anniversary March

Supporters of Tibet marched across the country and in cities around the world Friday to mark the 58th anniversary of a Tibetan rebellion against Chinese occupying forces.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

"Merchants of Men" Terror financing and the kidnapping business

Loretta Napoleoni had the core of her book. As her research continued she realised to what an extraordinary extent the abduction, trade and trafficking of people had become central to jihadist terrorism in North Africa and the Middle East.

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Countering Disinformation and Propaganda Act

Washington - Obama betrayed America, some say. No one has ever thought of free speech as conditional. However, this law makes it conditional

Global Arms Trade: U.S. Sold $40 Billion in Weapons in 2015

WASHINGTON — The United States again ranked first in global weapons sales last year, signing deals for about $40 billion, or half of all agreements in the worldwide arms bazaar, and far ahead of France, the No. 2 weapons dealer with $15 billion in sales, according to a new congressional study

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Saturday, December 10, 2016


A Tibetan Buddhist monk has set himself on fire in western China in what appeared to be the latest such radical protest against Beijing's rule

Friday, December 9, 2016

Yemenis starving to death as world ‘turns blind eye’

A nurse feeds a malnourished child at a malnutrition treatment centre in the northwestern city of Saada, Yemen © Naif Rahma / Reuters

The people of Yemen are ‘slowly starving’ to death as the world turns a blind eye, human rights organizations and charities warn

Thursday, December 8, 2016

VOYAGE OF THE DAMNED: strage di migranti nel 2016

Dal 1 gennaio a oggi almeno 4.690 uomini, donne e bambini sono morti cercando di attraversare il Mediterraneo, circa 1.000 in più rispetto a tutto il 2015. Questo numero non si deve a un aumento significativo degli arrivi ma solo a un'aumentata mortalità

Sunday, December 4, 2016

The Genocide of Myanmar’s Rohingya

Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak led a protest rally on Sunday against what he called a “genocide” of Myanmar’s Muslim Rohingya minority, as he urged Asian neighbours and the world to step up the pressure to stop the violence

Syria War: "The Terrorists are sent by your Government”

I am Syrian… living in Syria in the middle of everything. We have seen horrorsIt was never a revolution nor a civil war. The terrorists are sent by your goverment. They are al Qaeda Jabhat al Nusra Wahhabi Salafists Talibans etc and the extremist jihadists sent by the West, the Saudis, Qatar and Turkey. Your Obama and whoever is behind him or above him are supporting al Qaeda and leading a proxy war on my country

Millions Rise Up Against India's Demonetisation

Millions of protestors in India are rising up against a ruling class determined to take away their rights. There is anarchy in the streets as the Indian government continue to lean on mainstream media to suppress the scale of events and cover up the chaos caused by their draconian ban on cash

'Useful Idiots' The Uncovered Horrors of Castro's Totalitarian Regime

In her 2003 book conservative writer Mona Charen offered an excellent juxtaposition of the horrors of the island prison Fidel Castro established with the fawning treatment he received from American journalists

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Epidemic Rape of Migrants

Women migrants fleeing wars, political instability and poverty are taking contraceptives in the expectation of being raped but are so desperate they still embark on the journey, a human rights group said on Wednesday

Friday, December 2, 2016

Footbal Sexual Abuse Apocalypse

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Protect the Sacred Dakota Access Pipeline Protest #NoDAPL

The protest over the Dakota Access Pipeline has become a complex battle—sometimes involving violent clashes between police and demonstrators—over tribal rights, energy development, and the environment

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Big Brother Rising: Extreme Spying and Social Censorship

The UK Investigatory Powers Bill (IPBill), also known as the Snoopers' Charter, has been granted royal assent, officially giving police departments and intelligence agencies enhanced bulk surveillance and hacking powers.

Index on Censorship: journalists under 'unprecedented' attack

Journalists are facing an “unprecedented” wave of attacks around the world with increased hostility to the media leading to assaults on individuals as well as press freedom, according to a new report

FAKE NEWS Donald Trump and the media’s ‘epic fail’

There were so many uncertainties in the lead up to the 2016 US election result, but one thing is clear: journalism, just like the pollsters, failed.

Julian Assange: 'CIA created ISIS'

On the sixth anniversary of the first infamous "Cablegate", WikiLeaks has expanded its Public Library of US Diplomacy (PLUSD) with 531,525 new diplomatic cables from 1979.

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Hacker Who Exposed Gang Rape Facing Prison Time

Steubenville, OH — (RT) A Kentucky man who, in 2012, hacked into an online account for followers of a Ohio high school’s football team to expose a gang rape of a teenage girl has pleaded guilty to charges associated with the hack. 

#Pizzagate: the Pedophile Ring exposed by Podesta’s Emails

The discussion, dubbed “#Pizzagate” relates to a series of Podesta emails released by WikiLeaks in which top government officials have been caught using a secret code of words relating to foods, such as “pizza” and “hot dogs”, which internet sleuths have linked to a huge political pedophile ring.

Saturday, November 26, 2016

The ‘Yemen Files’

WikiLeaks has released hundreds of documents from the US embassy in Sana’a, Yemen, revealing details of America’s multi-million dollar military support for the government of the volatile country.

Friday, November 18, 2016

La Paranza dei Bambini

L'autore di "Gomorra" racconta le "paranze" e il loro apprendistato omicida. L'educazione alla morte dei baby criminali a metà strada fra l'innocenza e la colpa

Lost Boys, Girl Soldiers: Forgotten Casualties of War

Much has been written on the use of child soldiers by the self declared “Islamic State”. With the offensive against Mosul beginning in earnest, eyes again are on the group and its use of children on the battlefield. 

Monday, October 31, 2016

Daughters of Mother India

A documentary about the gang rape and killing of medical student Jyoti Singh has won a prize at the National film awards in India – but not the controversial film India’s Daughter, made by British film-maker Leslee Udwin.

Nigeria: Officials sexually abused women displaced by Boko Haram.

(Abuja, October 31, 2016) – Government officials and other authorities in Nigeria have raped and sexually exploited women and girls displaced by the conflict with Boko Haram, Human Rights Watch said today. 

STREETS OF SHAME Fighting sex abuse of Delhi's children

NEW DELHI: "When I was young, I used to be a rag picker. I also begged on the streets near the old Delhi railway station. There were many children there who used to do drugs. 

Saturday, October 15, 2016

“Tower” recreates the first modern mass shooting

Keith Maitland’s documentary “Tower” tells the story of the sniper attack that took place at the University of Texas at Austin on August 1, 1966


Il film, nelle sale dall'1 dicembre, racconta le vicende di quella che il regista chiama "la più grande azione di sorveglianza di massa.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Gang-raped colombian journalist awarded to defend the truth

When journalist Jineth Bedoya went to Bogota's maximum-security prison 16 years ago to interview an infamous paramilitary warlord, little did she know the visit would mark her life and convert her into a leading rights activist.

Children of the Dust

A young homeless child sleeps on the streets of Hanoi. In Vietnam, they are called ‘tre bui doi’ – children of the dust. Photograph: STR/Reuters

Monday, October 3, 2016

Internet Governance: U.S. government give control to ICANN

The U.S. government has officially given up the “address book” of the internet to Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) effective October 1, 2016

"Damned Nations" The Real Harm of the Global Arms Trade

Samantha Nutt has spent decades working on humanitarian aid in war zones. Her book, Damned Nations: Greed, Guns, Armies, and Aid, is rich in wisdom drawn from experience. But more powerful and pointed, and worth beginning and ending with, is her talk titled “The Real Harm of the Global Arms Trade.”

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Bahamas Leaks

Dopo i Panama Leaks, arrivano i Bahamas Leaks, con l'isola caraibica al centro delle rivelazioni su conti e affari off-shore di politici e imprenditori. 

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Voyage of the Damned 4

As the UN general assembly meets in New York to discuss the record numbers of people fleeing their homes, the Red Cross traces the journeys of a handful of migrants who made the perilous trip across Africa to Europe

Friday, September 16, 2016

Nazi Ties & Agent Orange: a Merger of Evil

The Bayer corporation has successfully bid $66 billion to buy out chemical giant Monsanto, making these two corrupt organizations into one deadly behemoth. Attorney and author Mike Papantonio discusses this with Thom Hartmann.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

50 Million War Children

Report shows child refugee figures have jumped by 75% in five years to 8 million, and calls for urgent action to protect the 50 million child migrants worldwide

Sunday, September 4, 2016

The EpiPen, greed and Big Pharma

Sado-masochism has evidently become the fashion in the pharmaceutical industry. A case in point is Mylan’s decision to raise the price of their EpiPen to $600. 

Saturday, September 3, 2016

War Porn

The World Socialist Web Site recently spoke to Roy Scranton, the author of the newly released novel War Porn (SoHo Press). Scranton enlisted in the US Army in 2002 and served with the 1st Armored Division in Baghdad, first as a Private Second Class before ultimately being promoted to Sergeant. His novel treats both the experiences of American soldiers in Iraq and at home, but, unusually, also attempts to present the reality of the war from the point of view of Iraqi civilians.

The Secret Ingredients in Monsanto’s Roundup

While Monsanto continues to deny that glysophate, the active ingredient in Roundup, is a carcinogen, the World Health Organization’s cancer research department, the International Agency on Cancer Research (IARC), has classified the substance as “probably carcinogenic.”  

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

The Monsanto Whistleblower

A former Monsanto Co. financial executive who blew the whistle on accounting practices at the Creve Coeur-based seed and agrochemical giant has been awarded a $22.4 million share of the government’s settlement with the company, according to his lawyer.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Lo Spettacolo del Dolore e la Prostituzione del Giornalismo

Nei luoghi del sisma arrivano in processione le figure istituzionali, che piangono, abbracciano i superstiti, promettono che non saranno lasciati soli. Responsabilità, bontà e impegno aleggiano sulle macerie e nel reality del dolore è protagonista la solidarietà. 

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