Once Advocating Transparency, Etsy Joins In Use Of Secret Irish Companies To Hide Information

Once Advocating Transparency, Etsy Joins In Use Of Secret Irish Companies To Hide Information
Business

Swedish Prosecutors Found Purposely Not Interviewing Wikileaks Founder Over Sham Sex Charges

Swedish Prosecutors Found Purposely Not Interviewing Wikileaks Founder Over Sham Sex Charges
World

Even China Wants The Shadowy Trans Pacific Partnership To Be More Open

China has expressed strong interest in ensuring the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) will be transparent and open, raising interesting questions about the Obama ...

New Document Leaks Show Iran Gave Nuclear Materials To Murderous Sudan

According to documents released by transparency group WikiLeaks last week an embassy cable by Saudi diplomats in Khartoum says that Iran sent advanced nuclear ...

New Website Shines Bright Light On Shady World Of Campaign Finance

Politicians will find it harder to cover the tracks of questionable campaign funding thanks to a soon to be launched website partly funded by the Sunlight Found...

What Is Our Government Telling Us? Federal Employee Data Breach Now Said To Compromise 18 Million Records

Word has leaked early Tuesday that the personal data of an estimated 18 million current, former and prospective federal employees was stolen by attackers in a c...

Federal Government Caught Using School Lunch Programs To Track Children

The Hazleton Area School District in Pennsylvania will now provide free meals to all students, regardless of need. But there's a gigantic catch: It is scanning ...

World’s Digital Watchdog Accuses Facebook of Selective Censorship

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) a "leading non-profit Organization defending civil liberties in the digital world" has found that Facebook differentiat...

Superpowers Still Clinging To Secrecy As Julian Assange Marks Third Year Inside Ecuadorian Embassy

This weekend marked three years since Julian Assange slipped into the Ecuadorian embassy in London, England, claiming political asylum. Already a strong support...

UK Government Caught Deleting Records Just Days Before New Freedom Of Information Act Took Effect

Just weeks before the United Kingdom, under Prime Minister Tony Blair, adopted a Freedom of Information (FOI) act, the Prime Minister's office conveniently adop...

Don't Be Evil? Google Is Now One Of America's Largest Lobbyists

Before the Google boys were billionaires a couple dozen times over, the company promised to Do No Evil. Oh how times change. In addition to being one of the wor...

Whitehouse Dinner Highlights Administration's Transparency Issues

Media types often remark that the Obama administration as one of the least press-friendly of modern times, with a track record of stonewalling, investigating an...