News for 2012-07-15

Sunday, July 15, 2012
[field_image_caption-raw] NYT: FDA Engaged in Widespread Spying on Whistleblowers
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) engaged in widespread spying on its own scientists, a New York Times story exposes .
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[field_image_caption-raw] Libor Investigation Reveals Widespread Corruption
As details of the investigation into the Libor rate rigging scandal are known, a picture of systemic corruption among the biggest banks is emerging. While Barclays is the only bank to have admitted wrongdoing at this time, the New York Times reports that "the multiyear investigation has ensnared...
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[field_image_caption-raw] Gates Foundation Pours $10 Million Into Genetically Modified Crops
In a decision outraging campaigners for food sovereignty and agroecological approaches, the Gates Foundation has awarded a $10 million grant to develop genetically modified (GM) crops for use in sub-Saharan Africa.
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[title] Baltimore, Big Banks and a Criminal Conspiracy
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