Does “Creative Destruction” Include the State?
When do we get to exercise democracy and fire every factotum, apparatchik, toady and lackey in the state who has abused his/her authority? Everyone…
Iran: Clear and Present Danger
"The goals of fascism, Nazism and communism were to enslave the individual. The goal of Islam today is not only to enslave the people and deny their…
Panel on National Whistleblower Appreciation Day to explore emerging forms of retaliation
Washington – On July 30, the Government Accountability Project (GAP) will host a panel discussion, “Whistleblower Rights Campaigns in the 114th…
Enough Project’s Akshaya Kumar Testifies on “The Current Human Rights Situation in South Sudan”
Editor's Note: This blog post was written by Enough Project intern Zak Mitiche. On July 10, the Enough Project’s Akshaya Kumar, Sudan and South…
Obama administration manipulates human rights report to “fast track” Malaysia’s participation in TPP trade deal
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Obama administration has removed Malaysia from the State Department’s list of flagrant violators of human rights related…
Haupt’s Take: A republic, if you can keep it
KEEP IT: Are we doing enough to keep our republic? By William Haupt III | Watchdog Arena At the close of the Constitutional Convention of 1787, a…
FACT SHEET: Advancing Democracy, Human Rights, Gender Equality, Wildlife Conservation, and Governance in Africa
This is a United States government document. This White House fact sheet outlines the developments made in Africa in regards a dvancing d emocracy,…
TPP Undermines User Control and That’s Disastrous for Accessibility
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) threatens all users' ability to access information and participate in culture and innovation online, but it's…
5 World Views that Need to Be Scrapped for us to Evolve
Gilbert Ross, Staff Writer Waking Times The idea of a world view has two inherent meanings. First it is a personal view of how the world is or should…
The Cyprus solution: gas, guarantees and grassroots
For the first time since 2004 there seems to be hope for a solution to the Cyprus problem. What are the impediments for the negotiations and how can…
Did Malaysia agree to the TPPA now in Hawaii on 25-27 July? Transparently consult people first?
While all of us are concentrating on the 1MDB, Malaysia may have already agreed to the TPPA.. In Bahasa Malaysia, there have been some good articles…
Fighting for Your Health Freedom
• In the “Land of the Free,” Americans have no right to choose treatments. By James Spounias — If you’re an American who is seriously ill…