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"I'm a believer that transparency is to include. I commissioned a course at Quantico, where every new agent and analyst of the FBI studies the history of the FBI, with special emphasis on the FBI's interaction with Dr. King, and you know that horrific history." He further explained that at the end of the course, ...
(Darrell Sapp/Post-Gazette). The Mariner East 2 pipeline was big break for data transparency, Mr. Jalbert has said. It was the first pipeline for which GIS, or location data, was publicly posted on the DEP's website. Mr. Jalbert, who played a part in pressuring the regulatory agency to release the information, ...

In a public letter to Brookdale Senior Living (nyse: BKD) shareholders on Friday, Stamford, Connecticut-based Land & Buildings investment management LLC called for the nation's largest senior housing provider to offer a material update on its strategic review process. "It has been more than a year since ...
Both Carr and Malcolm, as well as other activists fighting for police transparency and accountability, remain relatively unmoved about New York's ... been used by others outside to paint us as savages," says Mark Winston Griffith, executive director of Brooklyn Movement Center, a community activist group.
For decades the Papua region in Indonesia has remained the country's least-understood, least-developed and most-impoverished area, amid a lack of transparency fueled by a strong security presence. activists hope their new website, Mata Papua, or Eye of Papua, will fill the information void with reports, ...
Esty was contacted by residents, elected officials and environmental activists this fall who read about the project in newspapers and were shocked and distressed that they were not notified or given the chance to comment earlier. She said the current requirement to notify nearby towns in the same state isn't ...

Wichita, Kan. (KSNW) Who is the officer that shot Andrew Finch following a prank swatting call in December? That's been the question from many in the community. District 1 councilman Brandon Johnson spent years as a community activist before being elected to the council. He says there needs to be ...
ACCT is the target of an online petition posted by Philadelphians for Transparency, a group of animal activists, demanding a forensic financial audit. An earlier petition from an individual called for Medley to be removed. ACCT also is being criticized by Doug Ross, a certified public accountant who heads ...
activists are calling on the public to help bolster efforts to require more transparency from the NYPD regarding gang investigations. The coalition, which includes the Legal Aid Society, the Rockaway youth Task Force, and the Bronx Defenders, launched the "FOIL Yourself" campaign Wednesday that urges ...
A year and a half ago, Georgia Power announced they would close ALL of their toxic coal ash ponds in Georgia. But environmentalist continue to be concerned about the lack of regulation and transparency with the process. Coal ash, also called coal combustion residuals or CCR, is the waste byproduct ...
Anytime you interact with an animal rights activist, be prepared for the ripple effect, and a lack of transparency. ... As much as you might think leaders in animal agriculture should sit down with the activists and try to find common ground through an open dialogue, that foundation of trust won't be present.
According to CNN affiliate WCIV, the Black Lives Matter Charleston activist was known for organizing civil rights rallies, and for demanding transparency and public oversight of law enforcement after North Charleston police officer Michael Slager was caught on camera fatally shooting Walter Scott in the ...
Michael Brown's grandfather was a coal miner and union activist who was disabled in a mine accident. "I like to think I am carrying on his activism by looking after our miners and working to sustain and protect their jobs and families," says Brown, who in 2016 was appointed president of Barrick USA after ...
Among the demands of the protesters is transparency regarding the bid for the event itself. They are also requesting that the same amount of money that was invested into bringing the Super Bowl to town also be invested back into the community to benefit the city's most marginalized residents. activists ...
2, Michigan State students will gather at the Rock at 5 p.m. to protest the lack of transparency in MSU's administration as well as the appointment of ... will walk silently with their fists in the air to the steps of the Hannah Administration building where more activists will speak out against the administration.
#In response to the prime minister's remarks about transparency and accountability, Mr Hepburn stated that he has not experienced this "accountability and transparency" in his dealings with the present government. #The GBEA has been calling for the relocation of the affected residents in the areas that ...
I know from first hand experience the FBI is corrupt. In 2007, they threatened me, trying to get me to cancel a talk that revealed security vulnerabilities in a large corporation's product. Such abuses occur because there is no transparency and oversight. FBI agents write down our conversation in their little ...

Carin Mrotz, the executive director of Jewish community Action in the Twin Cities, told GoMN: "The reopening at this time is a clear attempt to take advantage of Super Bowl tourists and visitors' lack of information, and it's good to see activists providing that kind of transparency to potential customers.".
Jasmine "Jasi" Robinson, 38, a legal secretary and community activist from Port Richmond, told Gotham Gazette she is mulling a run for the 23rd Senate .... "Jasmine is off to a great start in building her support among progressive activists on Staten Island, in south Brooklyn and all around New York state.
Ukraine Should Drop Bills Which Hamper activists' Work ... Part of this package would annul a senseless legal provision adopted in March 2017 that unfairly requires anti-corruption activists to publicly declare ... The government argues that these proposals will enhance accountability and transparency.
Smallwood's request for money for repairs is one of more than 275,000 applications from Harvey survivors that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has rejected so far. His case and others have fueled persistent concerns about the fairness and transparency of FEMA's process for determining who ...
In the wake of Municipal Commissioner Ajoy Mehta instructing senior municipal officials to crackdown on "professional complainants" who use the Right to Information (RTI) Act to extort money, blackmail property owners and prominent people, activists have written to the chief minister seeking his ...
Over 45 Right to Information (RTI) activists came together on Wednesday to take a strong stand on the constant devaluation of the RTI act and the propensity of politicians and bureaucrats to label activists seeking legitimate information as blackmailers and extortionists, without making any push to identify or ...
Lucy Parsons Labs is a charitable Chicago-based collaboration between data scientists, transparency activists, artists, & technologists that sheds light on the intersection of digital rights and on-the-streets issues. Lucy Parsons Labs has previously collaborated with the Chicago Reader to expose how ...
Jammu, Dec 16 : J&K State Information Commission (SIC) organised a round table with RTI activists of Jammu under the chairmanship of Chief Information ... The activists called for greater awareness among the general public for more effective use of RTI to achieve the objectives of transparency, ...
The Sindh Assembly passed the Sindh Transparency and the Right to Information Bill 2016 in March 2017. According to this new law, it was made mandatory upon the government to establish the Sindh Information Commission within 100 days. Months later, activists and organisations like Free and Fair ...
In addition to Anderson and Tolokonnikova, the Friday series featured LGBT activist and former prisoner Chelsea Manning; poet and performer Saul Williams; and artist/programmer ... Since her release, Manning has become an LGBT and government transparency activist, with a large following on twitter.
Draconian bill poses serious risk to transparency ... The Bill contains secrecy clauses that could prevent whistle-blowers, journalists, researchers and activists from disclosing information about security measures and related activities at sites protected as Critical Infrastructure, with prison penalties that are ...
While police union officials point to the 18 months spent in negotiations and the concessions they've made to the city, many community activists point in the opposite direction with concerns of transparency and accountability. No one should become alarmed or worry about the tone of the discussion.
Jillian C. York is a writer and activist whose work examines state and corporate censorship and its impact on culture and human rights. ... nevertheless led to outrage from civil society advocates and, thanks to the work of a number of activists and academics, the creation of the Global Network Initiative (GNI), ...
MEP calls for protection for Ferris, activists prepare for Valletta demonstration ... The demonstration will also be addressed by writer Immanuel Mifsud, journalist Caroline Muscat, civil society network activist Miriam Galea and Italian investigative journalist Marilu Mastrogiovanni. "Civil Society Network is ...
While the technical ability to examine ballot images is a new and promising development among election transparency activists, the assumption that Jones is going to be elected because Alabamians have had enough of Moore's extreme moralizing and alleged sexual hypocrisy isn't at all certain.
Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal corporation has disbanded a committee set up to aid the civic body in bringing in transparency. While the BMC disbanded the committee in July, the members, who are Right to information activists learnt of the dissolution only when another activist sought information ...
Political Roundup: Will new government embrace transparency - or run from it? ... for the Newsroom website, calling for a coalition of activists, journalists, ... Herald journalist David Fisher, activist Mark Hanna, TVNZ journalist ...
Rather than hearing from government transparency activists or transgender veterans who served with honor, the Penn community will hear ...
The interchange bridge has been the base for activists led by firebrand cleric ... and protesters should be made public for sake of transparency.
After the Trump rally, community activists, plus on-scene doctors and nurses, told Hernandez's staff that more than 30 people complained of ...
San Diego -- activists sounded off at a San Diego City Council ... Addressing concerns of racial profiling, increasing transparency in the ...
... objected to the idea, saying a more intimate atmosphere will allow for more fruitful negotiations, while activists called for greater transparency ...
'I Know They're Watching Us': Black Lawmakers, activists Alarmed Over FBI Report ... Black Lives Matter activist, DeRay Mckesson, also had strong ... but instead demand more transparency and accountability around the ...
However, several Austin criminal justice activists are urging city officials ... Despite their opposition to the tentative police contract, activists have ...
Transparency International's most recent government Defense ... As a first step therefore, activists want parliament to review all existing ...
BERGENFIELD -- Dozens of environmental activists turned out Sunday in hopes of persuading legislators to override Gov. Chris Christie's veto ...
But when one activist pressed Obama for one at a town hall meeting in ... Williams is among many residents and activists who are sticking to ...
Brookdale Senior Living should be more transparent about the status of its strategic review process, which has been taking place for more than ...
Specifically, the activist shareholder on Monday urged Brookdale Senior ... are now due more transparency from their Board of Directors on the ...
One of the key issues was transparency -- or the lack of it. ... The article's authors suggest that for activists, transparency is a means to an end ...
RTI activist Commodore (Retd.) Lokesh K. Batra says he was provided details on the appointment of information commissioners during the ...
Rainbow Rare Earths has recently launched a mining project in Gakara commune in Bujumbura province. Different activists say there is opacity ...
The Karnataka Lokayukta is "discreetly monitoring" RTI activists who, ... and RTI activists complaining that the tool to bring in transparency is ...


 

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