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Allegations of Child Sexual Abuse in the CAR not Given Priority by the United Nations

Bea Edwards, July 06, 2015

Read the full story at The Huffington Post Here!

"The Poisoned Gulf" by Linda Marsa

Staff, July 02, 2015

"When the Deep Water Horizon blew five years ago, a desperate BP flooded the Gulf with oil-dispersing chemicals. Did the cleanup do more harm than the spill?"

This is a must read piece!

You can read the full story by Linda Marsa (with illustrations by Edel Rodriguez) HERE!

 

David vs. Goliath: Standing up to the Increasingly Powerful Spying Apparatus

Staff, July 02, 2015

“Once you realize that what’s possible in electronic surveillance today has basically reached the realm of science fiction, you have to take a different route,” says Larry Jones, a former intelligence analyst for the Marines.

A Spy’s Guide to Protecting Whistleblowers
In These Times

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Justice Department IG Sets Significant Transparency Precedent

Shanna Devine, June 29, 2015

GAP and other leading members of the Make It Safe Coalition are applauding a recent policy by the Department of Justice Office of Inspector General (OIG) to post investigative summaries publically onto its website, an action that the coalition has advocated for over the years.

The Latest on Mass Surveillance

Staff, June 29, 2015

It’s been a few weeks since issues of mass surveillance have been at the center of discussion in the judiciary and legislature; here is a round up of some major news and events that have come to light in the mean time.

The UN vs. the Rest of the World On Child Sex Abuse

Bea Edwards, June 26, 2015

Professor Hans Von Puppet from Turtle Bay University has surfaced again in a third Youtube appearance.

GAP Concerned About UN Expert Panel's Objectivity in Scrutiny of Child Sex Abuse by Peacekeepers

Bea Edwards, June 25, 2015

The Government Accountability Project (GAP), which represents two staff members (one current and one former) at the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is concerned about the handling of allegations of child sex abuse by non-UN peacekeeping troops.

Mass Spying Hits Newest Low

Staff, June 24, 2015

Regular American citizens just got some more European company in regard to whom the NSA is spying on. Add to the list three French presidents and their top staffers.

French Are Fuming Over Report That NSA Spied On 3 Presidents
NPR

Don’t Attack the Messenger! The Government and Whistleblowers.

Staff, June 19, 2015

“There has…been a shift in public opinion, as evidenced by a new ACLU-sponsored poll showing that almost two thirds of American voters want Congress to curtail the NSA’s mass surveillance powers. The survey showed that majorities in both parties oppose renewing the old Patriot Act.

Monumental as those congressional and public opinion shifts are, though, far fewer changes are evident in the government’s executive branch.”

Whistleblowers: The Best Hope for the VA

Staff, June 17, 2015

“About a year ago the nation was stunned by reports of Veterans Administration scandals involving manipulation of records, long waiting lists, and, allegedly, the death of many veterans because of long waiting periods for treatment… A year has passed and little has changed.”

OPINION: VA scandals aren’t going away
Daily Record

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