Corpwatch Archives - Page 8 of 24 - The Constantine Report    
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March 21, 2013
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Forerunners of the Tea Party: A Birch Society Roll Call of Notorious White Supremacists

John Birch Society Origin: The John Birch Society, per the late anti-fascist journalist George Seldes, is a spin-off of the National Association o

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March 12, 2013
2 mins

Where U.S. Corporations Park their Cash to Avoid Paying Taxes

GE, Pfizer, Microsoft, Apple And Other Major US Corporations Are Parking More Cash Abroad To Avoid Paying Taxes U.S.-based nonfinancial companies a

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March 10, 2013
2 mins

Poison in the Food Chain: The Health Impacts of Aspartame

The big health news from this past week is the petitioning of the FDA by two very powerful dairy organizations, The International Dairy Foods Associat

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March 2, 2013
2 mins

Report: Political Influence of Wealthy & Corporate Interests Stack Deck Against Middle Class

New York, NY--(ENEWSPF)--March 1, 2013. Yesterday, in the midst of Washington debates on the sequester and a minimum wage increase, national policy ce

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March 1, 2013
2 mins

In China, KFC Injected Chickens with Dangerous Hormones

Can Yum Survive its 45-Day Chicken Scandal? Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) – the operator of KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell restaurants – will report four

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February 27, 2013
2 mins

The Koch Brothers' PAC Rats Reboot

Koch World reboots By Kenneth P. Vogel Politico, February 20, 2013 The Koch brothers’ political network spent hundreds of millions to win the

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February 25, 2013
2 mins

S. Korean Minister-Nominee Sat on CIA Advisory Committee and In-Q-Tel Board of Directors

" ... Other members of the committee included former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and former Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman and Bush-era Ir

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February 23, 2013
2 mins

Appeal Filed in $93-Million Monsanto Class-Action Agent Orange Settlement

Some class members plan to appeal a $93 million settlement in a class-action lawsuit against Monsanto By Kate White The Charleston Gazette, Fe

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February 23, 2013
2 mins

ManTech Names CIA Vet Brian McHugh VP of Program Development and Risk Management

Also see: "SourceWatch on Mantech" and "Domestic Spying, Inc." Press Release FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ManTech International Corporation (NASDA

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February 19, 2013
2 mins

Lawsuit Reveals New Details on WaMu's Weakened Controls

By Sanjay Bhatt The Seattle Times, February 18, 2013 As Washington Mutual ramped up its “high-risk” mortgage efforts in the middle of

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February 16, 2013
2 mins

Knight of Malta CEO of Firm that Built Planes for Hitler to Run Vatican Bank

" ... Mr von Freyburg [is] ... a member of the Knights of St John of Malta chivalric order. ... He initially claimed that Blohm+Voss was involved o

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February 10, 2013
2 mins

401(k) Investors Sue Fidelity for 'Fiduciary Self-Dealing'

By Robert Steyer Bloomberg, February 7, 2013 Participants in three 401(k) plans have sued Fidelity Investments, alleging the record keeper eng

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February 9, 2013
2 mins

Epicenter of Oil & Gas Industry's Political Influence Lies Deep in the Heart of Fort Worth, Texas

By Dave Levinthal OpenSecretsBlog, August 26, 2010 The epicenter of the oil and gas industry's political campaign prowess -- ZIP code 76102 --

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February 9, 2013
2 mins

Release of 'Bad Pharma' in U.S. may Help Spur Clinical-Trial Reforms

"... 'Bad Pharma' details how the pharmaceutical industry uses scientific tricks and shenanigans (and sometimes outright fraud) to push its products o

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February 5, 2013
2 mins

Diet Drinks, Artificial Sweeteners Tied to Greater Risk of Depression

" ... Diet soda drinkers were found to be at the highest risk for depression. The researchers have no explanation for this connection, but the study a

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January 29, 2013
2 mins

Nazi Goebbels’ Descendants are Hidden Billionaires

HARALD QUANDT (center) stands in uniform with Nazi step father Joseph Goebbels (bottom right)  Photo: Bloomberg By BLOOMBERG, January 29, 2013

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January 29, 2013
2 mins

PepsiCo to Remove Fire Retardant in Gatorade

Gatorade chemical BVO replaced by PepsiCo in wake of teen's petition Reuters, January 25, 2013 PepsiCo Inc is removing a controversial  chemical

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January 25, 2013
2 mins

Battle over Bechtel Clean-Up at Hanford Escalating after Police Reports Filed

By Lucas W Hixson Enformable Nuclear News, January 9, 2013 More outrage is building over prominent employees at Hanford blowing the whistle about

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January 19, 2013
2 mins

The Bechtel Group: Well-Connected Water Privatizers & War Profiteers

" ... The bin Ladens have a ten million dollar stake in the Fremont Group, a San Francisco-based company formerly called Bechtel Investments, which wa

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January 18, 2013
2 mins

No, Actually, This Is What Fascism Looks Like

Truthout,  18 January 2013 Speaking with NPR this week, multimillionaire Mackey tried to express how much he hates Obamacare. Back in 2009, he

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January 17, 2013
2 mins

Monsanto Versus the People

Many farmers have decided to forego growing corn and soybeans due to the "inevitable contamination that will result". By Charlotte Silver Aljazeera,

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January 3, 2013
2 mins

Ford Motor Co. Attempts to Erase Nazi Stain Left by its Founder

Henry Ford's "The International Jew" sold 11 million copies in Nazi Germany. His anti-Semitic tract was a best-seller ... and the Ford Motoc Co. is

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January 1, 2013
2 mins

Tamiflu Causes Psychosis, Delusions and Paranoia, but FDA Says its 'OK' for Newborns?

By Marianne Skolek Salem-News.com, December 31, 2012 Trail of political and monetary influence causes FDA failure in protecting tiny babies from Ta

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December 21, 2012
2 mins

Quebec’s Foundation of Corruption

Photo: Vincenzo D'Alto The inside story of the man at the centre of the storm By Martin Patriquin Maclean's, December 19, 2012 Lino Z