Validated Independent News stories (VINs) report information and perspective that the public has a right and need to know, but to which it has limited access. Before being posted as a VIN, each story undergoes evaluation by student researchers and faculty evaluators to determine that it is important, timely, fact-based, well documented, and under-reported in the corporate media. These VINs are candidates for inclusion among the top 25 stories in Project Censored’s annual book.
The question that should be asked is where is Henry Ford when we need him and economies need saving. Henry Ford was a ruthless industrialist who nonetheless refused to be hobbled by suicidal ideology when it came to doing business. He came to realize that as his workers cranked thousands of new cars off the […]
Chinese media reported Feb. 26 2012 that ongoing drought in the northeastern province of Heilongjiang has damaged farmland. In recent years, China has worked to convert the province into a major agricultural area and give it a key role in the country’s food security. However, population growth, rapid urbanization and environmental degradation will continue to […]
Hilary Clinton has been quoted as saying that there is a very dangerous set of actors in Syria, al-Qaeda, Hamas, and many others on the US terrorist list who claim to be supporting the opposition to the Asad government. In the same breath she repeats the threadbare Western claim that the situation in Syria is […]