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December 19, 2012
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Assange: Sen. Joe Lieberman & Rep. Peter King are Primary Movers Behind the Banking Blockade of WikiLeaks

‘US right-wing censoring world media’ - WikiLeaks In a statement released by WikiLeaks Julian Assange said: “There is no sovereignty withou

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December 16, 2012
2 mins

All Defendants Sentenced in More Than $20 Million Mortgage Fraud Scheme Led by Former Dallas Cowboy Eugene Lockhart

U.S. Attorney’s Office December 14, 2012 Northern District of Texas (214) 659-8600 DALLAS—Eugene Lockhart, Jr. was sentenced this week by U.

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December 13, 2012
2 mins

US Financier & Media Magnate Tied to Pinochet Money Laundering Dies

A branch of the Riggs National Bank on Pennsylania Avenue in Washington, DC, is pictured on April 20, 2004. Texas financier and media magnate Joe Allb

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December 13, 2012
2 mins

Kids may Risk Cancer from Toxins in Food: UC Davis Study

 By Dorsey Griffith Futurity, November 16, 2012 Preschool-age children had higher exposure to more than half the toxic compounds being measured.

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December 13, 2012
2 mins

Bribery Whistleblower Claims Siemens Sicced Argentine Death Squad on Him

By MARIMER MATOS Courthouse News Service, September 17, 2012 (reposted) MIAMI (CN) - Siemens sicced "mercenaries" to beat and torture a government

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December 11, 2012
2 mins

Pakistan Report Unveils Blackwater's Role in Afghanistan after 2014 Pullout

Fars News Agency, December 9, 2012 TEHRAN (FNA)- The notorious Blackwater security firm plans to widen its activities in Afghanistan after the US-

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December 11, 2012
2 mins

HSBC Receives "Slap on Wrist" for Laundering Mexican Drug Proceeds

" ... In July, bank officials apologized to the U.S. Senate for their lax money-laundering controls, which allowed Mexican drug cartels to launder bil

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December 8, 2012
2 mins

Tell USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack Not to Approve New 2,4-D-Resistant GMO Crops

From a health activist friend: Subject: Tell USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack Not to Approve New 2,4-D-Resistant GMO Crops December 7, 2012 We only hav

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December 6, 2012
2 mins

ALEC Focuses on Damage Control, a Few Model Bills at Washington Meeting

By Beth Hawkins MinnPost, December 4, 2012 Admit it — in the month since the election you’ve missed hearing about the American Legislative Excha

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December 2, 2012
2 mins

Genetically Modified BACTERIA Used to Make NutraSweet

" ... The end result is a fusion between two of the largest health hazards to ever hit the food industry -- artificial sweeteners and an array of ge

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December 1, 2012
2 mins

The Recipe Behind the Papa John’s Scandal

By Ebony Grimsley (excerpt) NewsOne for Black America, November 16, 2012 John Schnatter, CEO of Papa John’s, first came under attack after his a

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December 1, 2012
2 mins

Barrick Gold Chairman Peter Munk Defends Augusto Pinochet & Gang Rape in New Guinea

Excerpt from "The Ugly Canadian Digs In," by Yves  Engler, TheTyee.ca, 21 Nov 2012 'Building the Canadian Advantage' .. As part of their promotion

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November 30, 2012
2 mins

Mitt Romney & the Rise of Monsanto Biotech

Mitt Romney, Monsanto Man By Wayne Barrett The Investigative Fund, September 13, 2012 In his Bain years, the GOP nominee helped fashion Monsanto in

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November 29, 2012
2 mins

Are Mobile Phones Hazardous to Your Health?

" ... The World Health Organization, after initially assuring the public that there was no evidence of adverse health effects tied to cellphone use, r

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November 26, 2012
2 mins

The Neptune Strategy: Shell Propped up Apartheid in South Africa

The Neptune Strategy: Shell Propped up Apartheid in South Africa By John Donovan From: Royal Dutch Shell plc .com In 1987, Shell Oil Co implemented

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November 24, 2012
2 mins

Heirs of Nazi Collaborator Louis Renault Lose Bid for Compensation

Business Recorder, November 22, 2012 A French appeals court Wednesday rejected a bid by heirs of French carmaker Louis Renault for compensation in

November 24, 2012
2 mins

Seven Side Effects of Drinking Diet Soda

By Lindsey Tugman KTHV, Nov 20, 2012 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- We're helping you make healthy choices today. You may have noticed that diet sod

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November 22, 2012
2 mins

HOW IS MARGARINE MADE?

Ever wonder how margarine is made? Many people probably know it is made by a process called hydrogenation. But few are aware of the details of what

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November 22, 2012
2 mins

Class Action Suit: Bain Capital Violated French Law to Make $1.6B

By KEVIN KOENINGER Courthouse News Service, November 1, 2012 BOSTON (CN) - Bain Capital had a third party bankrupt a Samsonite factory in France to

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November 12, 2012
2 mins

Source of Campaign Donations Hidden in Elaborate Shell Game

By Dan Morain The Sacramento Bee, November 11, 2012 A California Common Cause leader convened a press conference and demanded answers: "Why are th

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November 11, 2012
2 mins

Fossil Fuel Lobby's Election Gamble Backfires

By John Kemp Climate Spectator, November 9, 2012 "Elections have consequences, and Eric, I won," President Barack Obama famously told House Repub

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November 10, 2012
2 mins

Author Edwin Black Speaks at SMU on IBM and the Holocaust

“ ... When it comes to IBM, it was never about anti-Semitism,” Black said. “It was about business. ... ” By Brett Davis The Daily Campus,

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November 7, 2012
2 mins

California's Proposition 37: Proposal to Label Genetically Modified Foods is Defeated

By Dana Hull and Matt O'Brien San Jose Mercury News, November 6, 2012 Proposition 37, which would have required labeling of genetically modified

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November 4, 2012
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Iraq War Contractor KBR Ordered to Pay National Guardsmen $85M over Toxic Chemical Exposure

 PORTLAND, Ore. -- A jury on Friday ordered an American military contractor to pay $85 million after finding it guilty of negligence for illnesses su