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Guatemalans elect new president today amid corruption scandal

Guatemala City - The people of Guatemala vote today in presidential elections where there is no clear favorite. The country has been immersed in the worst political crisis in decades by a wave of corruption scandals that led President Otto PĂ©rez to jail.

Brazilian radio host gunned down during live broadcast

Rio De Janeiro - A reform-minded Brazilian journalist and talk show host was murdered while on the air Thursday during his daytime radio show.

Op-Ed: Do-It-Yourself Political Change: Tired of signing petitions?

While the world waits for corrupt politicians to pass legislation against political corruption, we can start voting with our dollars to help decentralize and diminish the political-economic powers that control us.

Op-Ed: DoJ connection to Chamber's Wikileaks plot deserves a closer look

The recent revelation of the Wikileaks plot and collusive smear campaign by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is not surprising, but the implication of the U.S. Department of Justice is, and that warrants a closer look.

Op-Ed: Now more than ever, it's important to vote on election day

Faux 'Tea Party' movements funded by billionaires like the Koch brothers, and foreign funds from the 'U.S.' Chamber of Commerce could return this country to the G.W. Bush administration days or worse. Now more than ever, it's important to vote

Op-Ed: Gulf Coast oil disaster an exercise in secrecy and deception

The fallacies about the Gulf Coast oil disaster being over are nothing but propaganda being used to mislead an unsuspecting public. People are dying to keep keep the true magnitude of the disaster covered up and the crisis is far from over

Op-Ed: Secrecy surrounding the Gulf Coast devastation is criminal

When collusion and secrecy kills: the lies and deceptions used by BP and the government to conceal rising reports of illnesses and injuries, and lethal levels of toxic chemicals devastating the Gulf Coast are criminal

Op-Ed: Crude deceptions: Why is the oil spill being shrouded in secrecy?

More than a month after the Gulf Coast oil disaster, as the still-spewing oil slick in the Gulf of Mexico grows larger, both BP and the White House appear to be trying to hide and manipulate information about the true extent of the damages

Op-Ed: BP's criminal history of creating Environmental crises

BP is a corporation that has reaped huge profits through a dubious history of committing crimes around the globe with the aid of politically corrupt oversight. The Gulf Coast oil spill was preventable

Op-Ed: Wangling AIG To Precipice Proved Profitable for Goldman Sachs

An NYT investigative report offers more insight into the predatory practices of Goldman Sachs, their role in pushing AIG to brink of bankruptcy, and more evidence suggesting the financial bailout was fraudulent and illegal

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie reacts during a news conference in Trenton January 9  2014. Chris...
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie reacts during a news conference in Trenton January 9, 2014. Christie fired a top aide at the center of a brewing scandal that public officials orchestrated a massive traffic snarl on the busy George Washington Bridge to settle a political score
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