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A tale of two Peru's?

Mongabay, an online enviromentalist publication, carried a story today about four environmentalists gunned down by Peruvian troops protecting illegal logging in the country’s rain forest. 664 more words

Australia and "illegal" logging in Papua New Guinea

When making the case for the things they do, ideologues oft times like to espouse a kind of package deal in an attempt to obliterate a legitimate term. 508 more words

OpenCorporates featured in Bloomberg Markets

We recently got a friendly note from Global Witness showing us the latest coverage of the Anonymous Companies campaign and Charmian Gooch in Bloomberg Markets! 76 more words


Six ways America is hurting itself with its corporate secrecy obsession

The US is one of the easiest places in the world for criminals to hide behind a shell company, but despite pressure from anti-corruption activists that require companies to identify their true owners, secrecy is still the order of the day. 746 more words