Connect With Us

Validated Independent News

Validated Independent News stories (VINs) report information and perspective that the public has a right and need to know, but to which it has limited access. Before being posted as a VIN, each story undergoes evaluation by student researchers and faculty evaluators to determine that it is important, timely, fact-based, well documented, and under-reported in the corporate media. These VINs are candidates for inclusion among the top 25 stories in Project Censored’s annual book.

Russian Court Ban on Jehovah’s Witness Website Overturned

In August 2013, the Tsentralniy District Court of the Russian city of Tver, about 100 miles north of Moscow, ordered that the Jehovah’s Witnesses www.jw.org website be banned throughout the entire Russian federation. This website, which is produced by the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of New York, is used by over 160,000 individuals regularly […]

Continue Reading…

Amazon Poised to Help Obama Assassinate U.S. Citizen?

In February 2014, President Obama considered whether to order the Central Intelligence Agency to kill a United States citizen in Pakistan who was believed to be plotting terrorist attacks. As Mark Mazzetti of the New York Times told PBS’s Judy Woodruff, “It’s very rare and an extraordinary circumstance for a president to order the killing […]

Continue Reading…

Journalist Calls for Accountability in Police Killings

Although the Federal Bureau of Investigation tracks how many police officers die in the line of duty, it keeps no such record for how many civilians are killed by police each year. Some indication of the magnitude of civilian deaths comes from Los Angeles county, however. From 2007-2013, officers killed an average of 41 people […]

Continue Reading…

Republicans Seek to End Disclosure Rules Protecting Scientific Integrity

Republicans are currently “attempting to squash scientific facts that challenge their own agendas,” reports Kevin Matthews for Care2. Writing for The Daily Beast, Lawrence Lessig reports that at least a dozen conservative senators seek to end current disclosure rules so that biased scientific studies can be presented as fact without having to disclose publicly who […]

Continue Reading…

Was The Federal Government Involved in Boston Bombing?

The Boston Marathon bombing occurred on April 15, 2013. That day, two bombs exploded near the historic event’s finish line, killing three people and injuring more than 200 others.  By the time the FBI took over the investigation, Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev had been identified as prime suspects, despite significant questions about inconsistencies in official […]

Continue Reading…

Project Censored 2014
Receive a Free Project Censored "Top 25 Censored Stories" Book For Being a Member
Become a $5 monthly subscriber to Project Censored and as long as you are a member, every year we will send you the newest Project Censored Top 25 Most Censored Stories of the Year book. You can choose paperback or e-book, you can cancel your monthly support at any time, and your support is tax deductible. 

Book, button, 3@2x