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:



1-25 of 36284 signatures
Number Date Name Location Feel free to add your ...
36284 20 hours ago Anonymous
36283 1 week ago Anonymous Q san francisco, CA
36282 1 week ago Damian Kemp Eugene, OR
36281 2 weeks ago Pastor Wesley Wolken Wichita, KS If you know about this, and I know about this. This cloud that they're wanting to build, is already compromised.
36280 3 weeks ago Anonymous BC
36279 1 month ago Anonymous New Brunswick , NJ
36278 1 month ago Judy Parkinson Aiken, SC Stinks to HIGH heaven!!!
36277 5 months ago Anonymous Laurel, MD
36276 5 months ago Teresa Lana Los Osos, CA
36275 5 months ago Lori Everhart Powell, OH
36274 6 months ago Anonymous Rockledge, FL
36273 7 months ago Martha Rowen Brooklyn, NY
36272 7 months ago Andie Cole Mystic, CT
36271 7 months ago Mary Harris
36270 8 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX
36269 8 months ago Anonymous Humble, TX
36268 8 months ago Paul Elsass Georgetown, TX
36267 8 months ago Anonymous West Des Moines, IA Should have gotten more coverage. just found out now 2 years late.
36266 9 months ago Daniel Russ Grand Blanc, MI
36265 10 months ago Cheryl Uzdarwin Bradenton , FL
36264 10 months ago S W
36263 10 months ago Nancy Kim Los Angeles , Ca
36262 10 months ago Maryann Bass Phoenix, AZ
36261 11 months ago Anonymous MIAMI, FL Amerika has devolved into a police state run by the Oligarchs and the CIA
36260 11 months ago Timothy Kress Franklin, MA
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