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Last Build Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:53:47 +0000

 



Alice Bag’s Punk Rock Connects Protest History To Trump Era

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:36:16 +0000

“I couldn’t slow down,” remembers singer, author, educator, and activist Alice Bag, reflecting on the days following her 2016 tour. “So I just started working on another record.” In 2016, she teamed up with Don Giovanni for the release of her self-titled album, “Alice Bag.” It was technically her first

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Freelance Journalists: Open Call For Submissions In May

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:11:54 +0000

Shadowproof is seeking pitches from journalists or writers for publication in May.

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FBI Whistleblower Faces Up To Five Years In Prison After Accepting Plea Deal

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:48:50 +0000

FBI whistleblower Terry Albury pled guilty to disclosing documents to a reporter and unauthorized retention of a document in violation of the Espionage Act.

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Members-Only Newsletter Preview: Let’s See Disney’s CEO Live In A Motel

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:33:10 +0000

Bob Iger, the CEO of Disney, made $37 million last year. A $52 billion deal with Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox granted Iger $100 million worth of stock. It raised his annual compensation, including bonuses and stock grants, to $48 million. Meanwhile, Disney World and Disneyland workers are living in and out

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The Importance Of Keeping Shadowproof Afloat

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 17:53:56 +0000

We're dedicated to providing more of these opportunities to journalists. But now we're low on funds and can't keep publishing without your help.

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Unauthorized Disclosure—Episode 12: U.S. Media Loves War More Than They Hate Trump

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 22:23:59 +0000

President Donald Trump and the Pentagon once again launched strikes against Syria to send a “message” to President Bashar al-Assad after an alleged chemical attack. This is all the Trump administration planned, and a review of media coverage of the strikes reveals a press hungry for more war. In this

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Prosecutors Invoke Union Membership To Criminalize Inauguration Day Protesters

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 18:19:17 +0000

In prosecutions against Inauguration Day protesters, the government contends union memberships qualifies as evidence of a conspiracy to commit a crime.

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New York Times Columnist Renews Call For U.S. To Assassinate Assad And Regime ‘Lieutenants’

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 23:34:56 +0000

New York Times conservative columnist Bret Stephens would like the U.S. to carry out the assassination of Assad and his "senior lieutenants" despite obvious dangers.

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Protest Song Of The Week: ‘Corporate Public Control Department’ By Seun Kuti

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 21:02:27 +0000

From Nigerian musician Seun Kuti, the youngest son of Fela Kuti, comes this protest anthem aimed at Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, as well as corrupt governments throughout the world.  “Corporate Public Control Department (C.P.C.D.)” features a classic afrobeat rhythm, with punctuating horn riffs from the Egypt 80. They were Fela’s

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Who’s Who Of American War Criminals And Torture Apologists Endorse Gina Haspel For CIA Director

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 01:00:02 +0000

An array of former intelligence and other government officials signed a letter to the Senate intelligence committee in support of Gina Haspel for CIA director.

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