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.
People’s Permanent Tribunal condemns the actions of these multinationals Dozens of NGOs and organizations defending the rights of indigenous people have accused three big oil companies of disregarding the rights of the indigenous peoples of the North of the Peruvian Amazon. The explorations and projects that these companies are carrying out in the so-called Blocks […]
The delegate of the Basque Government in Chile and Peru, Ana Urchueguía, owns at least five properties in the Nicaraguan Department of Madriz, whose capital is Somoto. The properties acquired by Urchueguía while she was Mayor of the Basque town of Lasarte-Oria, include a country house of nearly one million square meters which she bought […]
The United States Government is supporting atrocities occurring in Africa under the veil of the “war on terror” by means of millions of dollars in military hardware. The United States plays a large hand in the civil unrest happening in countries throughout Central Africa. It is a wide misconception that US involvement in the support […]