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Brooklyn DA Moves To Free Man After Long-Buried Evidence Surfaces
Investigators discovered a range of evidence casting doubt on Fleming's guilt and supporting his long-held assertion that he was in Orlando, Fla., visiting Disneyworld with his family when 22-year-old Darryl "Black" Rush was shot to death. Read more...
In Fracking Fight, A Worry About How Best To Measure Health Threats
How the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection handles fracking pollution complaints has worsened the already raw and angry divide between fearful residents and the state regulators Read more...
Six Blatant Lies About NSA Spying By Government Officials
ProPublica has produced a video showing, point-by-point all the ways that US government officials, all the way up to Obama, have told blatant lies about the details and extent of NSA spying. Read more...
Of course, we're surprised. After all, we know these shadowy organizations would never, ever lie about their real agenda, especially when they're aiming for a legal precedent that will make it easier to reach their political goals. Too bad Read more...
ProPublica Here's our latest explainer video, on the storied history of money in politics. Lyrics follow. Act I: Brown Paper Bags"I made my mistakes, but in all my years of public life, I have never profited . I've earned every cent." Read more...

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I want to applaud ProPublica for their ongoing series on the risks of X-ray body scanners, including a look at the political process of awarding the contracts. Even though officials deny the pressure had any effect on their decision to remove Read more...
Rachel Maddow featured the work by ProPublica which you can find crossposted at our own Occupy America here -- Revealed: The Dark Money Group Attacking Sen. Sherrod Brown. I encourage everyone to just go read their entire report, but I'll share a Read more...
If anyone wasn't already sure why we should be worried about people like billionaire Sheldon Adelson buying our elections here in the United States, you won't be left with much doubt after reading this article by ProPublica which was Read more...
Looking to get a handle on the foreclosure crisis, the loan modification fiasco, and the robo-signing scandal? ProPublica put it all in a music video. Read more...
Democracy Now's Amy Goodman did some follow up to Al Jazeera's reporting on the state of the Gulf of Mexico and the fishing industry there, two years after the Deepwater Horizon disaster. Gulf Oil Spill: BP Execs Escape Punishment as Fallout Read more...