It’s ironic: a keynote lecture about surveillance and censorship from Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Barton Gellman was destroyed out of fear of not following government guidelines.

Jen Hobbs Purdue holds a “Facility Security Clearance” from the U.S. government to conduct national security research using classified documents, according to Board of Trustees documents from 2014.  What Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Barton Gellman discovered is that rather than this contract granting Purdue the freedom to discuss and research information that is already classified, it actually gives the

Martin Shkreli has yet to decrease the price of Daraprim, the drug his company purchased and immediately increased the price by 5000%

Off The Grid Martin Shkreli became one of the most hated people in the nation last month for increasing the price of the life saving drug Daraprim. When he decided to increase the price by 5,000% from $13.50 to $750 per pill, a media firestorm followed. This caused him to reverse his decision, promising to

Enjoy our LIVE team coverage of tonight’s #DemDebate with Jesse Ventura’s #OffTheGrid team, Larry King’s #PoliticKING team & The Rubin Report.

Off The Grid Follow along in real time as Jesse Ventura’s #OffTheGrid team joins forces with Larry King’s #PoliticKING team & The Rubin Report to LIVE blog tonight’s #DemDebate in Las Vegas. JOIN THE CONVERSATION Related Story WATCH: #PoliticKING’s LIVE #OraPolitics Team Coverage of #DemDebate And be sure to join the conversation by posting your comments below or share

Low corn prices have cut into Monsanto’s seed and herbicide business.

Jen Hobbs When Air France announced last week that it will cut 2,900 jobs, the employees retaliated by storming the corporate headquarters. A violent mob forced Air France managers to flee — their shirts were ripped from their backs, and they had to scale fences to escape.  Meanwhile in the United States, Monsanto announced today that it will eliminate 2,600 jobs

Charles Koch gives a rare interview to CBS Sunday Morning, in which he reportedly states he doesn’t contribute “dark” money to politics.

Off The Grid Related Story New White House Leak Claims Tony Blair Made ‘Deal’ with George Bush over Iraq War One Year Before Invasion “First of all, what I give isn’t dark. What I give politically, that’s all reported. It’s either to PACs or to candidates. And what I give to my foundations is all

According to The Guardian, not so secret private enterprise is bolstering North Korea’s economy.

Alex Logan If capitalism could be represented in a symbol, it’d be the Golden Arches of McDonald’s. If the economic system had a mascot, it’d be Ronald, their terrifying greasepaint and nightmares clown (which I’ve never understood why a company would want associated with edible products of any kind). Honestly, Grimace would be a better

According to Donald Trump, many Native Americans are “extremely proud” that the term “Redskins” is the name of Washington, D.C.’s football team.

Off The Grid Does the NFL allow the n-word? Would Donald Trump say it’s ok if a team was named that? What the hell is the difference? That term was used during the genocide of Native Americans. Nothing else. We should be ashamed of that genocide, not honor it by naming a team after it.

The 500 largest American companies hold more than $2.1 trillion in accumulated profits offshore to avoid U.S. taxes and would collectively owe an estimated $620 billion in U.S. taxes if they repatriated the funds, according to a study.

Off The Grid It clearly shows that corporations don’t have your best interest in mind. They are not even paying their end and yet they’re controlling our elections by giving money and buying off politicians. Corporations don’t have hearts or souls. They simply have bottom lines and they are all for profit. They will do