Jan 18, 2008

Top 25 Media Neglected Stories of 2007: Project Censored Lays It out Straight


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 (titled, Censored 2008).

Which one pisses you off the most?
  1. No Habeas Corpus for “Any Person”

  2. Bush Moves Toward Martial Law

  3. AFRICOM: US Military Control of Africa’s Resources

  4. Frenzy of Increasingly Destructive Trade Agreements

  5. Human Traffic Builds US Embassy in Iraq

  6. Operation FALCON (Federal and Local Cops Organized Nationally) Raids

  7. Behind Blackwater Inc.

  8. KIA: The US Neoliberal Invasion of India

  9. Privatization of America’s Infrastructure

  10. Vulture Funds Threaten Poor Nations’ Debt Relief

  11. The Scam of “Reconstruction” in Afghanistan

  12. Another Massacre in Haiti by UN Troops

  13. Immigrant Roundups to Gain Cheap Labor for US Corporate Giants

  14. Impunity for US War Criminals

  15. Toxic Exposure Can Be Transmitted to Future Generations on a “Second Genetic Code”

  16. No Hard Evidence Connecting Bin Laden to 9/11

  17. Drinking Water Contaminated by Military and Corporations

  18. Mexico’s Stolen Election

  19. People’s Movement Challenges Neoliberal Agenda

  20. Terror Act Against Animal Activists

  21. US Seeks WTO Immunity for Illegal Farm Payments

  22. North Invades Mexico

  23. Feinstein’s Conflict of Interest in Iraq

  24. Media Misquotes Threat From Iran’s President

  25. Who Will Profit from Native Energy?

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

26. U.S. National Debt Reaches 9.128 Trillion Dollars. Annual Interest Payments Are Third Largest Budget Item and Seven Times Larger than Education Budget

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