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Dictionary of Deception in Pursuit of the Pebble Mine: A Translation Guide

Joel Reynolds | Posted 01.26.2017 | Green
Joel Reynolds

Disappointed by the unambiguous rejection of his company's charges of EPA misconduct, Pebble's CEO Tom Collier immediately condemned the investigation he'd requested as "an embarrassing failure" and a "whitewash".

What Would Defense Secretary Cohen Have Done With His "Independent" Pebble Mine Report?

Joel Reynolds | Posted 10.14.2016 | Green
Joel Reynolds

Based on a brief, undefined investigation, Secretary Cohen concluded to no one's surprise that his client has been unfairly treated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in its federal Clean Water Act review of the mining project -- just as his client has argued for years.

Pebble Mine's William Cohen PR Stunt: Follow the Money

Joel Reynolds | Posted 10.07.2016 | Green
Joel Reynolds

In this time of global environmental crisis, it is dismaying to see a former Cabinet official of William Cohen's stature trade on his reputation to validate a review that reads like a press release of the company that hired him -- a company whose reckless mining project poses risks that are, according to EPA, potentially "catastrophic."

Republicans Keen to Kill America's Only Peace Agency -- Forever

Rep. Mike Honda | Posted 07.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Mike Honda

We need vital institutions in this country that have no political agenda and no partisan bias. USIP convenes the left and the right, the civilian and the military, the national and the international players.

Outsourcing War and Peace: Part 1

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

It's a new year so it's time for a new book on private military contractors. Out later this month is Outsourcing War and Peace: Preserving Public Valu...

Two Old Wall-Street Hands: "Nothing Has Really Been Fixed"

New York Times | SANDY B. LEWIS and WILLIAM D. COHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WHETHER at a fund-raising dinner for wealthy supporters in Beverly Hills, or at an Air Force base in Nevada, or at Charlie Rose's table in New York Ci...

Genocide Prevention Rather Than Response Gains Favor In Policy Circles

Huffington Post Contributor | John Heffernan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Last week, the United Nations Security Council traveled to Ethiopia, Rwanda, Congo and Liberia to discuss Africa's hotspots -- areas that are threaten...

Defusing Sudan's Ticking Time Bomb

Susan Morgan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Susan Morgan

Sudan's president has given the world loud and clear warning signs of his intent to commit more mass atrocities. This situation calls out for stepped up diplomacy and multilateral cooperation.

Letter to Sean Hannity of Fox News

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Deepak Chopra

I sent this following letter to Sean Hannity recently in response to his misrepresentation of what I said on his show regarding the Mumbai terrorist attacks. Now I'm making it public.

Why "Radio Silence" Can be a Good Thing in VP Selection

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Clemons

Be thankful for radio silence I guess when other candidates for VP like Daschle and Bayh are getting phone calls saying, "Sorry....but we look forward to working with you in many other ways in the coming years."