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  • Malaysian palm oil giant IOI under pressure after Cargill ultimatum

    Glenn Hurowitz quoted

    Mongabay.com, 06-29-16

    “Cargill’s willingness to do business with repeat deforesters like IOI makes their sustainability policy look like a joke,” said Glenn Hurowitz, senior fellow at the Center for International Policy...Read More »

  • 3 rays of sunshine on Pentagon foreign aid

    Diana Ohlbaum

    The Hill, 06-28-16

    Modernization of the nuclear arsenal. Continued detentions at Guantánamo Bay. Exemptions from civil rights laws. Removals from the Endangered Species list. These and many other provisions of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which recently passed the House and Senate, have mired the legislation in controversy and provoked a veto threat from the White House...Read More »

  • How Donald Trump will get real

    William D. Hartung quoted

    The Star, 06-28-16

    “It’s hard to relate a lot of Trump’s statements to reality,” says William Hartung, director of the Washington-based Center for International Policy. “But it’s the sort of risk you don’t want to take.”...Read More »

Events
  • Mel Goodman on Arab Voices WHYR Baton Rouge 96.6 FM

    06-29-16

    We will speak live with Mr. Goodman about the report released yesterday on the Benghazi attack in Libya that killed four Americans. He commented yesterday on that report by saying "This Benghazi report is of a continuing media circus that the Republicans have created. But we still have much to learn about the CIA's role in Benghazi... Read More »

  • Time to Choose Opening Night

    05-23-16

    June 3rd, 2016 7:30 pm Landmark Theatres E Street Cinema 555 11th Street NW Entrance on E Street between 10th & 11th NW Q&A to follow ... Read More »