UZBEKISTAN. Economic development financial / economics situation of Uzbekistan

Shermamat Abdullozoda – Professor College of Business, Westcliff University Los Angeles, California USA Every country has its rules and regulations; Uzbekistan has its constitution and policies to enforce. Unfortunately, due to some circumstances and reasons, these policies and laws are not implemented effectively. The Report will provide those reasons and credibility of legislation, as compared to… Read More

USA. The suffering of an American girl. “She was so naïve that she taught US as a fairy land”

by Peter Stano – Journalist In September 2016, Wake Forest announced that the Koch Foundation had committed nearly $4 million in funding for the Institute over the next five years. ..Many liberal faculty members and student groups are now trying to “UnKoch” their campuses. But Wake Forest’s Faculty Senate resolution goes further. In addition to demanding that… Read More

ARGENTINA. Latin America’s history, a tragedy that went on for years while the world averted its gaze.

by Martin Edwin Andersen – Writer. Historian. Strategic Communications Specialist The New York Times: “‘Dossier Secreto’ is a sort of ‘Nunca Mas’ with a thesis. Like the Argentine report, this book by a former Argentine-based reporter for Newsweek and The Washington Post chronicles one of the grimmest chapters in Latin America’s history, a tragedy that went… Read More

US: Whistleblower reprisal and the #LilPutins of U.S. Southern Command

Martin Edwin Andersen – Writer. Historian. Strategic Communications Specialist Torture Tales, whistleblower reprisal, and the Lil Putins of U.S. Southern Command and their fellow travelers (Band OfBros) ..   From an e-mail received on June 13, 2017 and forwarded to the DoD Inspector General Office:  “______ stated as known fact that (Ken) LaPlante called ‘various places”… Read More

RUSSIA. After the death of his colleague, a Russian journalist is afraid of returning home

Kseniya Kirillova – Journalist. Analyst. Writer. At least 58 journalists have been killed in Russia since 1993, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists. That includes several Novaya Gazeta journalists who were killed or died in mysterious circumstances since 2000. When the Russian reporter left her hometown of Ekaterinburg, Russia in early 2014 to move to… Read More

UKRAINE. «Население Донбасса вытесняют приезжими» – жители Донецка

Kseniya Kirillova – Journalist. Analyst. Writer. В то время, когда многие из коренных жителей Донецка стараются выехать из зоны оккупации, на их место приезжают люди из «депрессивных регионов» России. Этими впечатлениями с Донбасс.Реалии поделилась дончанка Елена Некрасова (имя изменено в целях безопасности). «Я знаю несколько подобных семей. Как правило, мужчин отправляют воевать, а их жёнам и детям… Read More

RUSSIA. Kseniya Kirillova: Moscow’s bloody list

Kseniya Kirillova – Journalist. Analyst. Writer. Feb. 27 marked exactly six months since the death of my close friend and colleague, Russian and Ukrainian journalist Aleksandr Shchetinin. And the following day, Feb. 28, marked the second anniversary of the murder of Russian political figure Boris Nemtsov. At first glance it might appear that there is… Read More

CANADA. Human Rights. Investigative journalism. Islamophobia.

Threats to human rights. Reporting from a bureau in Quebec. Islamophobia and human rights Islamophobia. Threats to human rights. New investigative reporting from a new bureau in Quebec. Today, you can make a profound difference by empowering National Observer’s award-winning team to explore where and how rising fascism abroad, and rising incidence of hate crimes… Read More

LATIN AMERICA. Brazil – Between Cooperation and Deterrence

By Evan Ellis – Assistant Professor of National Security The title was inspired by the PhD thesis of LTC Oscar Medeiros Filho of the Brazilian Army Strategic Studies Center, and used with his permission. From October 12-14, 2017, I had the opportunity to travel to Brazil’s capital, Brasilia, as part of a delegation from the U.S. Army War… Read More

GERMANY. In the city of Darmstadt events of violence over women repeated

Ivan Blagoy The situation in Germany is heated by behavior of strangers. In the city of Darmstadt events of the Cologne New Year’s Eve when natives of Africa and the Middle East behaved inadmissibly in relation to women repeated. Ситуацию в Германии накаляет поведение чужаков. В городе Дармштадте повторились события кельнской новогодней ночи, когда выходцы… Read More

GERMANY. Cultivating hatred in the people gives rise to genocide, new concentration camps

by Peter Stano – journalist Взращивание ненависти в народе порождает геноцид и новые концлагеря.   Январь 2014. Кажется обычный день. Революция в Украине, протесты против президента во Франции, где то теракты. . . Но знаем ли мы о новой угрозе сегодня? О ней написал немец Мартин Нимеллер. Это его слова: «Когда нацисты пришли за коммунистами, я… Read More

WORLD. Can Mark Zuckerberg control the global Internet?

by Peter Stano – journalist. Billions of people use the Internet. Just like the owner of his own home closes his house to the castle, also people want security in the global Internet. What is really happening? Why Mark Zuckerberg and other people interfere in the lives of billions of people and want to control… Read More

GERMANY. Refugees. What is happening in Europe.

George Nizovy – Journalist. Refugees. What is happening in Europe. The flow of refugees from Muslim countries does not stop. What is behind all this? Interview with an employee of the distribution center for migrants in Germany. Интервью с сотрудником распределительного центра для мигрантов в Германии Последние события в Германии всколыхнули всю Европу. Можно много говорить… Read More

PANAMA. Now there has been a change in investigative reporting

Robert Jensen Revelations about the widespread use of shell companies and offshore banking by politicians and business figures have challenged the traditional model of investigative reporting. It could be the new way investigative reporting is done. UT News The “Panama Papers” — 11.5 million files, 2.6 terabytes of digital information in what one newspaper called… Read More

ITALY. Mafia. Investigation Sparks Dozens of Arrests.

    CLAUDIO LAVANGA ROME — Politicians, public servants, professors and businessmen were among dozens of people arrested near the Italian city of Naples Wednesday accused of being part of a corruption and bid-rigging ring linked to the powerful Camorra local Mafia. A former mayor of Pompeii was among those targeted in early-morning raids in… Read More

ITALY. We were made slaves. Journalistic investigation in Italy.

by Peter Stano – Journalist That would expose the mafia and corruption tie   In Italia milioni di persone acquistano i prodotti nei supermercati del paese, dove nonostante i controlli vengono venduti generi alimentari prodotti e provenienti da Aziende Italiane e della Comunita’ Europea, con condizioni sanitarie precarie creando una minaccia per la salute dei consumatori.… Read More

Costa Rica to study kidney disease afflicting sugarcane workers

The Costa Rican government has launched a study into the causes of chronic kidney disease in its sugarcane producing northern region. At the same time one of the country’s biggest sugar producers said it is revamping its worker health and safety policies. The steps follow an investigation by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists that explored… Read More