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The right to speak out? : Draft directive for the protection of whistle-blowers across Europe

On Wednesday 04/05, at the European Parliament, the Greens/EFA group organized a public event to present a draft on the whistle-blowing directive.

It is well known that the draft elaboration is the most important “moment” in the EU decision-making process (constituing more than the 80% of the final document). 215 more words

CORRUPTION

New Immigration Bill clauses could give workers whistle to blow on abusive employers

By Rosa Crawford  

On Monday the Immigration Bill will return to the House of Commons.

In the House of Lords amendments have been added to give rights and protections to asylum seekers and overseas domestic workers which provide an important counterbalance to the nasty thrust of the majority of the Bill which will make all workers more vulnerable and fuel social tensions. 750 more words

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NHS whistle-blower told she was 'too honest' to work for the health service

An NHS whistle-blower who raised concerns about patient safety was told she was “too honest” to work for the organisation, The Telegraph can disclose.

Maha Yassaie, chief pharmacist at the now defunct Berkshire West Primary Care Trust, was told by a human resources consultant that her “values” made it difficult to work for the health service. 174 more words

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Source: Islamic State intel got rosier the closer it got to Obama

Washington Examiner, by  JOEL GEHRKE, March 7, 2016:

Military intelligence reports on the threat posed by the Islamic State were softened after leaving the original authors’ desks at U.S. 371 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Medicare scammers steal $60 billion a year -- Meet a bounty hunter


John MininnoPhoto/João Canziani

John Mininno slaps two pieces of paper onto an overhead projector. “Look at this,” he says. “You see how one form is a photocopy of the other—with just the date changed?

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The VA Whistle-Blowers Have Finally Been Vindicated

I am a veteran and there was at times I would give the VA medical center thought of future use if or when the time ever gave cause for that. 369 more words

UN Panel Rules :Assange Unlawfully detained

“A United Nations panel has decided that Julian Assange’s three-and-a-half years in the Ecuadorian embassy amount to “arbitrary detention”, leading his lawyers to call for the Swedish extradition request to be dropped immediately.” 240 more words

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