A new UN report has found that two billion people around the world do not have access to clean drinking water. However, the report covers just a small part of the global population and fails to address the impact that war and corporate profiteering have had on drinking water access.

Democrats Still Don’t Have ‘A Better Deal’ For Working People
The Democrats cannot and will not promise working people all that much of value so long as they remain wedded to the brand of destructive corporate politics.
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    Intelligence Agency Veterans Challenge The ‘Russia Hack’ Evidence
    In a memo to President Trump, a group of former U.S. intelligence officers, including NSA specialists, cite new forensic studies to challenge the claim of the key Jan. 6 “assessment” that Russia “hacked” Democratic emails last year. 
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      Free Speech Or Terror TV? Al Jazeera's Support For ISIS And Al Qaeda
      The western media has been pumping “support free speech” in its defense of Al Jazeera English but almost completely blind when it comes to its promotion of “Terror TV”.
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        Oil Lobby Spending Less As Sympathetic Legislators, President Provide More Favors
        “You will like me so much,” President Donald Trump said to attendees at an energy industry conference last year. His claim has rung true thus far, as his administration has made several moves to benefit the industry and consequently reduced its spending on lobbying this year.
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          Why Police Reforms Often Fail: Lessons From Latin America
          Understanding the politics of police reform in Latin America may be informative for those who hope for changes in policing in the U.S.
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            Government Reaches New Lows In Its Crusade Against Barrett Brown
            The government has sent a 'restitution recovery team' to target Barret Brown's literary agent in an attempt to recover royalties from book which has yet to be published.
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              What's Behind The Surge In Hate Crimes Against American Muslims?
              The rhetoric politicians use after a terrorist attack is correlated closely to sharp increases and decreases in hate crimes.
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                Top Scientist Blows Whistle On Trump Administration Over Retaliation
                “I am a scientist, a policy expert, a civil servant and a worried citizen. Reluctantly, as of today, I am also a whistleblower on an administration that chooses silence over science.”
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                  Shuttering The State Dept's War Crimes Office May Be A Good Thing
                  Since its founding, the State Department’s Office of Global Criminal Justice has proven to be ineffective and guided only by political motivations, rather than humanitarian ones.
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