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The Omnipotent force behind USA’s National Security and Foreign Policy – American Military Industrial Complex (AMIC)
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The Omnipotent force behind USA’s National Security and Foreign Policy – American Military Industrial Complex (AMIC)

The American Military Industrial Complex (AMIC) is a perceived informal alliance between a portion of the nation’s scientific and technological community, its defence establishment and certain sectors of the country’s military base. In 2021 the defence Budget of the US has gone up to $778 Billion, which means the United States spends more on defence […]

Pandemic Profiteering – How large Pharma, Food and Oil Giants used COVID-19 to gouge consumers
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Pandemic Profiteering – How large Pharma, Food and Oil Giants used COVID-19 to gouge consumers

Data Analysis shows U.S. corporations in the Pharma, food and energy sectors are pushing higher costs onto consumers while earning huge profits. As these companies rake in ever-increasing revenues at the cost of consumers, they are also handing their executives massive pay packages. An analysis by the Food & Water Watch group showed that overall […]

Climate change: Are top companies failing to meet their emission targets
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Climate change: Are top companies failing to meet their emission targets

Many of the world’s biggest companies are failing to meet their targets on tackling climate change, according to a study of 25 corporations. They also routinely exaggerate or misreport their progress, the New Climate Institute report says. Google, Amazon, Ikea, Apple, and Nestle are among those failing to change quickly enough, the study alleges. Corporations are […]

Why are Canadian truckers protesting?
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Why are Canadian truckers protesting?

After a week-long drive across Canada, a convoy of thousands of trucks has arrived in the national capital Ottawa. The truckers protest involving nearly 16,000 drivers was sparked by a vaccine mandate for truckers crossing the US-Canada border. The truckers are protesting the new measure that would require unvaccinated Canadian truckers crossing the two nations’ […]

US announces ‘diplomatic boycott’ of 2022 Winter Olympics; China to take decisive countermeasures
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US announces ‘diplomatic boycott’ of 2022 Winter Olympics; China to take decisive countermeasures

On Monday, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki announced that the US had decided to stage a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Olympics in China. The diplomatic boycott is over China’s mass repressions of ethnic Uyghurs in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. However, she clarified that this did not apply to the US athletes who […]

Canada’s Highway of Tears
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Canada’s Highway of Tears

In 2005, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police opened an investigation into nine Indigenous women and girls who had gone missing or were murdered along its Highway 16. The number of women that the police identified in its probe soon doubled, to 18, and the numbers under its E-PANA investigation project kept climbing. The Highway of […]

HAF asks Office of Civil Rights to investigate Univ. of Pennsylvania’s role in Hinduphobic conference
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HAF asks Office of Civil Rights to investigate Univ. of Pennsylvania’s role in Hinduphobic conference

The Hindu American Foundation (HAF) has filed a ‘Title VI‘ complaint with the US Department of Education Office of Civil Rights against the University of Pennsylvania for its part in co-sponsoring the Dismantling Global Hindutva (DGH) conference which took place September 10–12, 2021. Writing to Acting Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Suzanne Goldberg and Deputy […]

Facebook fueled deadly US Capitol riots alleges Whistleblower; Says earning revenue more important than harmony for Facebook
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Facebook fueled deadly US Capitol riots alleges Whistleblower; Says earning revenue more important than harmony for Facebook

Facebook prematurely turned off safeguards designed to thwart misinformation and rabble-rousing after Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump in last year’s US elections in a money making move that a company whistleblower alleges contributed to the deadly Jan. 6 invasion and riots at the US Capitol. The allegations were made by former Facebook product manager Frances […]