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:



76-100 of 36283 signatures
Number Date Name Location Feel free to add your ...
36208 1 year ago lorraine Upton santa fe, NM CIA owns Washington Post
disgusting
36207 1 year ago Jody fritzke Stacy, MN
36206 1 year ago keith brooks brooklyn, NY
36205 1 year ago Eduard Abramov
36204 1 year ago Chris Lisenby Fayetteville, NC
36203 1 year ago Perry Hoberman Los Angeles, CA
36202 1 year ago freda Lee VOORHEES, NJ what amazon or washington post for a cloud and who will check to make sure its secure
36201 1 year ago David Pera MINNEAPOLIS, MN The USA has drifted into fascism, but people do not seem to mind. When the majority of the people choose to take no action, the more blatant and open the criminality of the oligarchy becomes.
36200 1 year ago Barbara Callahan Valley Stream, NY
36199 1 year ago Angelique Chelton Denver, PA
36198 1 year ago Philip Lueders NY 40 years ago this alliance would have been a major scandal of anti-democratic collusion--a flaming sample of 4th Estate subjection to the Deep State. This transaction depicts the lowest-born form o...
36197 1 year ago Robert Aber Los Angeles, CA
36196 1 year ago Libby DeVore-Regonas Snohomish, WA
36195 1 year ago Paul Christiansen
36194 1 year ago Elizabeth Mednick Philadelphia, PA
36193 1 year ago Ingrid Wreden Kåss
36192 1 year ago Maria Cox North Judson , IN We need full disclosure so the sheep know they're reading propaganda.
36191 1 year ago kathleenMary cylkowski fayetteville, NC
36190 1 year ago Una Jost Pasadena, CA
36189 1 year ago Alisha Pitts Northrdige, CA
36188 1 year ago Heather Johnson Woodbridge, CA
36187 1 year ago Anonymous Woodside, NY
36186 1 year ago Anonymous Fresno, CA I'm a WaPo subscriber
36185 1 year ago Tristan Cappel MI
36184 1 year ago Anonymous Hueytown, AL
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