Seattle Voters Approve First-in-the-Nation ‘Democracy Vouchers’

‘We look forward to seeing more cities and states implementing their own local solutions to the problem of big money in politics,’ says campaign spokesperson Continue reading

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Star Witness Admits Lying To Protect Chevron From $9.5B Judgement

‘Chevron has taken the people of Ecuador and the U.S. court system on a ride, full of lies, deliberate delay, and obstruction of justice,’ says Amazon Watch. Continue reading

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WikiLeaks Publishes First Round Of Hacked CIA Chief Emails

Former CIA Director John Brennan is said to have used the private email account ‘occasionally for several intelligence related projects’ Continue reading

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New Reporting Reveals Much More Expansive CIA Water Torture Program

While the CIA claims it subjected just three prisoners to waterboarding, new lawsuits and documents as well as a further analysis of last year’s Senate Torture Report show that a separate water-torture technique known as “water dousing” was used on … Continue reading

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‘Capitalism Is Mother Earth’s Cancer’: World People’s Summit Issues 12 Demands

The establishment of an independent climate tribunal to hold wealthy nations accountable emerged as a central goal of conference in Bolivia. Continue reading

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Mission Failure Admission: US Abandons Program To Train Syrian Rebels

The program had been criticized from the beginning as ‘either blatantly dishonest or dangerously delusional.’ Continue reading

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