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
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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:

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Number Date Name Location Feel free to add your ...
36277 1 month ago Anonymous Laurel, MD
36276 2 months ago Teresa Lana Los Osos, CA
36275 3 months ago Lori Everhart Powell, OH
36274 3 months ago Anonymous Rockledge, FL
36273 4 months ago Martha Rowen Brooklyn, NY
36272 4 months ago Andie Cole Mystic, CT
36271 4 months ago Mary Harris
36270 5 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX
36269 5 months ago Anonymous Humble, TX
36268 6 months ago Paul Elsass Georgetown, TX
36267 6 months ago Anonymous West Des Moines, IA Should have gotten more coverage. just found out now 2 years late.
36266 6 months ago Daniel Russ Grand Blanc, MI
36265 7 months ago Cheryl Uzdarwin Bradenton , FL
36264 7 months ago S W
36263 7 months ago Nancy Kim Los Angeles , Ca
36262 8 months ago Maryann Bass Phoenix, AZ
36261 8 months ago Anonymous MIAMI, FL Amerika has devolved into a police state run by the Oligarchs and the CIA
36260 8 months ago Timothy Kress Franklin, MA
36259 8 months ago Anonymous Tucson, AZ
36258 8 months ago Anonymous Phillips , ME
36257 8 months ago Anonymous Travelers Rest , SC
36256 8 months ago Denise Bethany Anderson, CA
36255 8 months ago Anonymous London, ot
36254 8 months ago Scott Sanders Chicago, IL
36253 9 months ago Steven Huska Longwood, FL
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