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 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 […]
Painkillers and a pruning knife—these were the original things that factored into the death of Dr. David Kelly. However, a new investigation reveals that the world’s most knowledgeable expert in biological and chemical weapons was possibly murdered. Kelly had been identified as a government official who had over sold the dangers of Iraq before the […]
In a new report, Oxfam has found that billions of dollars in international aid which could have transformed the lives of many people in some of the poorest countries in the world, was spent on unsustainable, expensive and dangerous aid projects which international donor governments used to support their own short-term foreign policy and security […]