The Intercept

9/16/2021
12 : 24

Unusual Progressive-Centrist Alliance Wins Universal Child Care Subsidy

The “major flex” by progressives and moderate Democrats eliminates means-testing for a child care credit in the party's reconciliation package. MOST READ Ten Months After Senate Election Loss, Sara
9/11/2021
19 : 54

Two wars. 900,000 dead. $9 trillion down the drain.

Many of the same talking heads are still advocating for endless war, even after President Joe Biden's withdrawal from Afghanistan. In the 20 years since 9/11, the United States has launched two
9/11/2021
15 : 34

NIH Documents Provide New Evidence U.S. Funded Gain-of-Function Research in Wuhan

US-funded experiment in China posed biosafety risks but did not cause Covid-19 pandemic, scientists say. MOST READ NIH Documents Provide New Evidence US Funded Gain-of-Function Research in Wuhan Sharon
9/9/2021
17 : 14

Special event: Alexander Vindman on exposing Trump’s infamous phone call to Ukraine

The retired lieutenant colonel will discuss what drove him to speak out — and the retaliation faced by those who challenge the abuse of power. Please join us for an important virtual event Wednesday,
9/8/2021
19 : 14

New Details Emerge About Coronavirus Research at Chinese Lab

More than 900 pages of materials related to US-funded coronavirus research in China were released following a FOIA lawsuit by The Intercept. MOST READ New Details Emerge About Coronavirus Research at
9/6/2021
17 : 14

Another blockbuster scoop by The Intercept

A Wall Street-funded pressure group offered to raise $200000 for two conservative Democrats if they would cancel their appearances at a fundraiser hosted by Speaker Nancy Pelosi, according to sources.
9/5/2021
23 : 24

Joe Manchin’s Dirty Empire

The West Virginia senator reaps big financial rewards from a network of coal companies with grim records of pollution, safety violations, and death. MOST READ Joe Manchin's Dirty Empire Daniel
9/3/2021
16 : 24

Meet the superrich donors behind the far right

Right-wing donors pushing “the big lie” want to stay out of the spotlight. We won't let that happen. Right-wing conspiracy theories — like “the big lie” that Donald Trump won the 2020 presidential
9/2/2021
12 : 24

FBI Spy Planes Monitored a Single Suspect for Nearly 429 Hours

A federal court filing gives an unprecedented window into the FBI's use of spy planes for wall-to-wall surveillance on a suspect. MOST READ FBI Spy Planes Monitored a Single Suspect for Nearly 429
8/31/2021
18 : 4

What cable news won’t tell you about Afghanistan

If we don't learn the right lessons from Afghanistan, those mistakes will be repeated again and again and again. For the last three weeks, cable news talking heads — many literally on the payroll
8/29/2021
21 : 14

A War’s Epitaph

For two decades, Americans told one lie after another about what they were doing in Afghanistan. MOST READ For Two Decades, Americans Told One Lie After Another About What They Were Doing in
8/28/2021
14 : 44

Exposing the corporate profits behind the Afghanistan War

Defense stocks outperformed the stock market overall by 58 percent during the war in Afghanistan. Now, cable news commentators with their own undisclosed ties to the defense industry are castigating
8/26/2021
12 : 24

Portland’s Bizarre Experiment With Not Policing Proud Boys Rampage Ends in Gunfire

Portland's police force chose to stand back and stand by. MOST READ Portland's Bizarre Experiment With Not Policing Proud Boys Rampage Ends in Gunfire Robert Mackey Portland's police force
8/23/2021
16 : 14

An important update on our coverage of the crisis in Afghanistan

At every stage, we've exposed the bloodshed and incompetence of this war: the killing of civilians by drones and death squads, the dubious alliances with local warlords, and the mercenary
8/22/2021
23 : 24

Formaldehyde Causes Leukemia, According to Suppressed EPA Assessment

Although the formaldehyde assessment has grave implications for public health, Trump administration officials refused to allow the EPA to release it. MOST READ Congressman Seeking to Relaunch Afghan
8/20/2021
15 : 14

Leaked memo explains Nancy Pelosi’s betrayal on student debt

What happened? Student debt activists wanted answers. It's a classic example of how the ultra-rich dominate policymaking, and uncovering scoops like this is what The Intercept was founded to do.
8/19/2021
12 : 24

The Taliban Have Seized U.S. Military Biometrics Devices

Biometric collection and identification devices were seized last week during the Taliban's offensive. MOST READ $10000 Invested in Defense Stocks When Afghanistan War Began Now Worth Almost $100000
8/15/2021
21 : 14

The Era of Climate Denial Is Over

Ryan Grim discusses the climate crisis and the new IPCC report with David Wallace-Wells and Dana Fisher. MOST READ The Fall of Kabul Nick Turse Joe Biden claimed “zero” parallels between US withdrawals
8/13/2021
18 : 34

The secret donors behind the effort to overturn the 2020 election

New documents obtained by The Intercept reveal the large corporations and wealthy individuals pushing conspiracy theory-fueled efforts to reinstall Donald Trump as president. New tax documents obtained
8/13/2021
15 : 9

DEA and ICE Award Mexican Police Commander Whose Unit Is Accused of Grisly Massacre

The commander was honored at a US consulate for his “exceptional,” “outstanding,” and “continuous contributions” to law enforcement agencies. MOST READ UnitedHealthcare Guided Yale's Groundbreaking