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December 11, 2013
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EFSA Boss: “We were Pressured by Industry” in 2011 Nutrasweet "Study" that Declared it "Safe"

A newly-released statement from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) declares that the drug (not a true food additive) aspartame is "safe." I su

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December 1, 2013
2 mins

Facebook, Microsoft, Verizon Fund Far Right-Wing Lobbies

Some of America’s largest technology and telecoms companies, including Facebook, Microsoft and AT&T, are backing a network of self-styled “fre

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November 30, 2013
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Why are Companies that Support Anti-American Terrorism Given Pentagon Contracts in Afghanistan?

November 17, 2013 The United States has paid more than $150 million to local contractors in Afghanistan who have allegedly helped in terrorist at

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November 26, 2013
2 mins

Climate Negotiators are Like Nazis, Says this Friendly, Industry-Funded Group

Also see: Climate denying group compares U.N. talks to the Holocaust - " ...  Even for a group with a long history of doing everything possible

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November 14, 2013
2 mins

Aspartame Patent Made Public With Shocking Revelation

Related: "Genetically Modified BACTERIA Used to Make NutraSweet" Heard the saying, "you are what you eat"?  Well, brace yourself.  Aspartame, the j

November 6, 2013
2 mins

Papua New Guinea: Barrick Gold Pays Rape Victims Not to Sue the Company

Also see: "Indigenous Papua New Guinea Leaders Protest Ongoing Abuses at Barrick’s Porgera Mine" Barrick Gold is thumbing its nose at a recommenda

November 5, 2013
2 mins

WikiLeaks List Sheds Light on Bohemian Grove

What do right-wing billionaire Charles Koch, film director Clint Eastwood and Santa Rosa businessman Victor Trione have in common? The answer, accor

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November 3, 2013
2 mins

Monsanto Pesticides are Making Argentinian Kids Sick

October 31, 2013 Farmers in Argentina have been using Monsanto‘s genetically engineered soybean seeds and pesticides since the 1990s. Th

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October 29, 2013
2 mins

Agent Provocateur Ultimo: Prince Bandar and the Price of Oil

The oil rags are soaked in many things, including blood. So how can men in key positions create wealth from nothing? Ask Prince Bandar, who has just t

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October 21, 2013
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Cashing in on Kids: 139 ALEC Bills in 2013 Promote a Private, For-Profit Education Model

Despite widespread public opposition to the education privatization agenda, at least 139 bills or state budget provisions reflecting American Legislat

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October 21, 2013
2 mins

Coco Chanel Tried to Betray Jewish Business Partners to the Nazis

Coco Chanel once tried to betray her Jewish business partners during the Nazi occupation of France by writing to German officials, arguing  that thei

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October 20, 2013
2 mins

Google’s Dark Alliance with ALEC

Also see: "Get Facebook, Google and Yelp Out Of ALEC!" Google and other tech giants have reportedly teamed up with the pro-corporate ALEC to draft mod

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October 20, 2013
2 mins

Private Security Contractors Fan Flames In Afghanistan, Boost Support for Taliban

Presence of US-backed private security in Afghanistan seems only to contribute to the ongoing violence. As the world media spotlight fixes to the Syr

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October 19, 2013
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Advocacy Group Says Big Oil Driving U.S. Policies

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- An advocacy group said it was frustrated by the level of influence the private oil and natural gas industry has on U.S.

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October 18, 2013
2 mins

Boston Scientific Knowingly Sold Defective Heart Defibrillators

Boston Scientific to Pay $30 Million to Settle False Claims Act Charge Boston Scientific Corp. and its subsidiaries — Guidant LLC, Guidant Sales

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October 17, 2013
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Monsanto Guilty of ‘Ecocide, Genocide’-Should Be Tried, says NGO

Photo: Approximately 75 people participated in March Against Monsanto Windsor-Essex County, that was part of a world wide day of protest against the a

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October 13, 2013
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Violence, Abuse & Death at For-Profit Prisons: A GEO Group Rap Sheet

One of the most common critiques of for-profit prisons is that the industry's goals of maximizing profits are at odds with the traditional goals of th

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September 25, 2013
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Chiquita Seeks Dismissal in Colombian Death Squad Case

Also see: "Eric Holder - Death Squad/Torture Lawyer" MIAMI — Faced with potentially billions of dollars in legal liability, Chiquita Brands Inter

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August 22, 2013
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Hedge Funds are Dumping Monsanto Stock

August 21, 2013 Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) has had one of the most up-and-down years of the stocks we track. Shares of the ag behemoth hav

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August 21, 2013
2 mins

How Wachovia Laundered Billions from Mexico's Murderous Drug Gangs

Photo: A soldier guards marijuana that is being incinerated in Tijuana, Mexico. Photograph: Guillermo Arias/AP As the violence spread, billions of do

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July 31, 2013
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Corporate America and the Fuhrer, a Love Story

" ... From GM to Coca Cola, Corporate America built their factories adjacent to murder centers for easy access slave labor. ... " “A clique of U.S.

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July 11, 2013
2 mins

How Booz Allen Made the Revolving Door Redundant

WASHINGTON, Jun 17 2013 (IPS) - Edward Snowden, a low-level employee of Booz Allen Hamilton who blew the whistle on the U.S. National Security Agency

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June 25, 2013
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Colombia Worries as Troops Join Arab Mercenary Force Mustered by Blackwater's Erik Prince

June 13, 2013 Colombia's defense ministry is alarmed about an exodus of top soldiers to the United Arab Emirates to join a highly paid U.S.-led mer

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June 20, 2013
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FDIC Sues Bank Directors for $10 Million

NEWNAN, Ga. (CN) - The FDIC sued nine directors of the failed Southern Community Bank, of Fayetteville, Ga., for $10.3 million, for "gross negligence"