Washington Post: Readers Deserve Full Disclosure in Coverage of CIA

The Washington Post should be honest with readers about a big conflict of interest: The newspaper's new owner Jeff Bezos is the founder and CEO of Amazon -- which recently landed a $600 million contract with the CIA.

The Post often does reporting on CIA activities. The coverage should include full disclosure that the owner of the Washington Post is also the main owner of Amazon -- and Amazon is now gaining huge profits directly from the CIA.
 Bloomberg News: Amazon Wins Ruling for $600 Million CIA Cloud Contract
Information Week: Amazon Wins Best Cloud in CIA Bake-Off
Washington Post: What Jeff Bezos Has to Say About Amazon’s CIA Contracts
InformationWeek: Amazon Again Beats IBM for CIA Cloud Contract
FAIR: Amazon, WikiLeaks, the Washington Post and the CIA

RootsAction co-founder Norman Solomon delivering the first batch of petitions -- signed by 30,000 people -- at the Washington Post headquarters in January 2014:

Tell the Washington Post that readers of its articles on the CIA have a right to know that the Post’s owner is in business with the CIA.

Please sign this petition to the Washington Post:

101-125 of 36265 signatures
Number Date Name Location Feel free to add your ...
36165 10 months ago Lydia Alvarez HAYWARD, CA
36164 10 months ago Nancy Goetz Norton, MA
36163 10 months ago Richard Murray Hatfield, PA We demand that the Washington Post disclose the CIA involvement with the Post in ANY article related to US Security and (ahem!) Intelligence.
36162 10 months ago Robert CARD Carlinville, IL This is too much!!! Your beat-up of Mr. Sanders 16 negative articles in 16 hours, and now this. You need to clear the air!!!. What happened? Why? Pathetic¡!¡!
36161 10 months ago Curt Herman Bronson , MI
36160 10 months ago Yvette Davidson Colorado Springs, CO
36159 10 months ago cathye Mickley Downers Grove, IL
36158 10 months ago Jay Spencer Ventnor, NJ
36157 10 months ago Linda Homan Escondido, CA
36156 10 months ago Bryan Campbell Minneapolis, MN
36155 10 months ago Anonymous
36154 10 months ago Nina vo slc, UT Disclose your conflicts of interest, WaPo!
36153 10 months ago Michael Scott Belvidere, IL
36152 10 months ago Allen Williamson Moneta, VA
36151 10 months ago Karen L Ford Coatesville, PA
36150 10 months ago Nina Ramos St. Petersburg, FL Freedom of the press is sabotaged when governments, left-wing or right-wing, subvert it with contracts or cash.
36149 10 months ago Karen Robbins NY, NY
36148 10 months ago Alexander Baylog Not afraid to put my name on here. They already know we are.
36147 10 months ago Brock Storrusten Fargo, ND Obvious to sign this
36146 10 months ago April Crooks NV
36145 10 months ago Christopher Davis Winlock, WA Wa Post and Jeff Bozos leaking CIA and classified intel to his newspaper while managing controlling cloud storage for the CIA?Violating espionage act
36144 10 months ago Anonymous This is why we dropped our subscription to the Washington Post, no more objectivity.
36143 10 months ago colleen wall goose creek, SC
36142 10 months ago Randy Kensinger Kansas City, MO This is how we take back the country. We need to do the same thing - a petition to stop MSM fake news and a drive to start a Trump channel, as proposed by Robert David Steele. The sheeple have to wa...
36141 10 months ago Arlette Meza
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