Nov 16, 2006

Why Haven't We Seen These Stories in the News?

From Project Censored, which annually documents the top 25 censored or underreported news stories, and sponsors a Media Accountability Conference each year at Sonoma State University, comes this new list of censored stories for 2007.

Which one pisses you off the most?
  1. Future of Internet Debate Ignored by Media

  2. Halliburton Charged with Selling Nuclear Technologies to Iran

  3. Oceans of the World in Extreme Danger

  4. Hunger and Homelessness Increasing in the US

  5. High-Tech Genocide in Congo

  6. Federal Whistleblower Protection in Jeopardy

  7. US Operatives Torture Detainees to Death in Afghanistan and Iraq

  8. Pentagon Exempt from Freedom of Information Act

  9. The World Bank Funds Israel-Palestine Wall

  10. Expanded Air War in Iraq Kills More Civilians

  11. Dangers of Genetically Modified Food Confirmed

  12. Pentagon Plans to Build New Landmines

  13. New Evidence Establishes Dangers of Roundup Weedkiller

  14. Homeland Security Contracts KBR to Build Detention Centers in the US

  15. Chemical Industry is EPA’s Primary Research Partner

  16. Ecuador and Mexico Defy US on International Criminal Court

  17. Iraq Invasion Promotes OPEC Agenda

  18. Physicist Challenges Official 9-11 Story

  19. Destruction of Rainforests Worst Ever

  20. Bottled Water: A Global Environmental Problem

  21. Gold Mining Threatens Ancient Andean Glaciers

  22. $Billions in Homeland Security Spending Undisclosed

  23. US Oil Targets Kyoto in Europe

  24. Cheney’s Halliburton Stock Rose Over 3000 Percent Last Year

  25. US Military in Paraguay Threatens Region

And to that I'd like to add my own:

26. U.S. National Debt Reaches 8.5 Trillion Dollars. Annual Interest Payments Are Third Largest Budget Item and Seven Times Larger than Education Budget

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