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.
Background:
 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:



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36233 1 year ago Alison Taylor Glen Allen, VA
36232 1 year ago David Whitmore
36231 1 year ago Allison McSurely LOS ANGELES, CA
36230 1 year ago Hassina Leelarathna
36229 1 year ago Avery Leon Austin, TX
36228 1 year ago Kim Christensen Salt Lake City, UT WaPo is propaganda
36227 1 year ago Roger Price
36226 1 year ago Jane McCarty Louisville, KY
36225 1 year ago Anonymous
36224 1 year ago Robert Berkowitz Natick, MA
36223 1 year ago Thomas Nicholson
36222 1 year ago Herman S. Simms, Jr. Detroit, MI Maybe he's a FASCIST??
36221 1 year ago Aaron Barr Oakland City, IN
36220 1 year ago Craig Roberts Rawlins, WY
36219 1 year ago Aaron Braggs Moab, UT Journalistic integrity
36218 1 year ago Ron Williams
36217 1 year ago Genevieve Ameduri Covina, CA I'm too disgusted by the alien product of corporate-influence news media to make a coherent comment.
36216 1 year ago Pam McCoy Rileyville, VA
36215 1 year ago David Chess Mohegan Lake, NY
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