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:

26-50 of 36305 signatures
Number Date Name Location Feel free to add your ...
36280 4.2 years ago Anonymous BC
36279 4.2 years ago Anonymous New Brunswick , NJ
36278 4.2 years ago Judy Parkinson Aiken, SC Stinks to HIGH heaven!!!
36277 4.5 years ago Anonymous Laurel, MD
36276 4.6 years ago Teresa Lana Los Osos, CA
36275 4.6 years ago Lori Everhart Powell, OH
36274 4.6 years ago Anonymous Rockledge, FL
36273 4.7 years ago Martha Rowen Brooklyn, NY
36272 4.7 years ago Andie Cole Mystic, CT
36271 4.7 years ago Mary Harris
36270 4.8 years ago Anonymous Arlington , TX
36269 4.8 years ago Anonymous Humble, TX
36268 4.8 years ago Paul Elsass Georgetown, TX
36267 4.8 years ago Anonymous West Des Moines, IA Should have gotten more coverage. just found out now 2 years late.
36266 4.8 years ago Daniel Russ Grand Blanc, MI
36265 4.9 years ago Cheryl Uzdarwin Bradenton , FL
36264 5 years ago S W
36263 5 years ago Nancy Kim Los Angeles , Ca
36262 5 years ago Maryann Bass Phoenix, AZ
36261 5 years ago Anonymous MIAMI, FL Amerika has devolved into a police state run by the Oligarchs and the CIA
36260 5 years ago Timothy Kress Franklin, MA
36259 5 years ago Anonymous Tucson, AZ
36258 5 years ago Anonymous Phillips , ME
36257 5 years ago Anonymous Travelers Rest , SC
36256 5 years ago Denise Bethany Anderson, CA
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