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9/17/2021 4:44:27 PM

The Intercept is uncovering the truth about Joe Manchin

The West Virginia senator has made millions from coal, and new reporting by The Intercept has uncovered just how much damage his companies have done. When Sen. Joe Manchin announced that he wanted a “
9/16/2021 12:24:26 PM

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
9/19/2021 11:24:27 PM

At Rikers Island, Inmates Locked in Showers Without Food and Defecating in Bags

Two years of fearmongering over criminal justice reform led to a humanitarian crisis at the notorious New York City jails. MOST READ At Rikers Island, Inmates Locked in Showers Without Food and
9/20/2021 7:54:26 PM

We’re pulling back the curtain on Joe Manchin’s fossil fuel businesses

Why is the senator trying so hard to tank his own party's top legislative priority? Last week, Sen. Joe Manchin said he wants the Democrats' $3.5 trillion infrastructure package cut by nearly
9/11/2021 7:54:26 PM

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
9/26/2021 11:24:27 PM

Leaked Grant Proposal Details High-Risk Coronavirus Research

The proposal, rejected by US military research agency DARPA, describes the insertion of human-specific cleavage sites into SARS-related bat coronaviruses. MOST READ Leaked Grant Proposal Details High-
9/24/2021 4:14:33 PM

Bombshell revelations about the Manchin family

According to newly unsealed court documents, Heather Bresch, the former president and CEO of the drugmaker Mylan — and Sen. Joe Manchin's daughter — colluded directly with the CEO of Pfizer to keep
10/1/2021 10:14:26 PM

A terrifying new precedent for press freedom that Trump and Democrats agreed on

These new revelations show how far the government will go to silence dissent — with chilling ramifications for the freedom of the press in the US and abroad. According to an explosive new report, the
10/14/2021 10:14:29 AM

Revealed: Facebook’s Secret Blacklist of “Dangerous Individuals and Organizations”

Experts say the public deserves to see the list, a clear embodiment of US foreign policy priorities that could disproportionately censor marginalized groups. MOST READ Revealed: Facebook's Secret
10/26/2021 8:44:27 PM

RSVP for “Are the Democrats screwed?” with Ryan Grim

Join a live discussion with Grim, investigative reporter Lee Fang, and Washington editor Nausicaa Renner. Are the Democrats screwed? That's the question many in Washington are asking as the
10/29/2021 2:14:28 PM

It’s not as bad as you think. It’s worse.

We need muckraking journalism to pull back the curtain on how corporate lobbyists are teaming up with Manchin and Sinema. What's happening in Congress right now is an abomination. Behind closed
10/22/2021 3:54:27 PM

SCOOP: Facebook’s secret blacklist

For the first time ever, we are publishing Facebook's top-secret “Dangerous Individuals and Organizations List.” For the first time ever, The Intercept has publicly revealed Facebook's top-
4/7/2022 1:24:29 PM

Leaked: New Amazon Worker Chat App Would Ban Words Like “Union”

Also: “Restrooms,” “pay raise,” “slave labor,” “living wage,” “diversity,” “vaccine,” and others. MOST READ Leaked: New Amazon Worker Chat App Would Ban Words Like “Union,” “Restrooms,” “Pay Raise,”
4/10/2022 11:24:33 PM

Zelenskyy Is Right: The U.N. Must Be Reformed. But It Never Will Be.

The veto wielded by Russia and the US in matters of war should be eliminated, writes Jon Schwarz. But Russia and the US will never permit that. MOST READ US Didn't Expect Major Explosions When an
4/23/2022 5:24:27 PM

I hate to ask, but will you donate $5 to The Intercept?

The reality is that producing journalism isn't cheap or easy, especially the kind of in-depth investigative journalism that we do here at The Intercept. I'm going to be honest: I don't like
4/26/2022 4:24:50 PM

We’re being sued

We've never backed down in the face of intimidation, but we need your support. In November, The Intercept ran a story examining efforts to sell military services to a sanctioned Russian entity. A
4/24/2022 11:34:27 PM

Russia Is Losing a War Against Hackers Stealing Huge Amounts of Data

Dozens of Russian companies and government agencies have been hacked in apparent retribution for the invasion of Ukraine. MOST READ American Phone-Tracking Firm Demo'd Surveillance Powers by Spying
4/27/2022 3:24:49 PM

This is beginning to hinder our journalism

Since President Joe Biden was elected, we've lost more than 4000 monthly donors. That's a 20 percent decline in less than two years. I wanted to make sure you saw this important message about
4/22/2022 3:24:26 PM

An important update from Jeremy Scahill, Ryan Grim, and Betsy Reed

Since President Joe Biden was elected, we've lost more than 4000 monthly donors. That's a 20 percent decline in less than two years. We're writing today because The Intercept is facing a
4/28/2022 12:44:27 PM

Fossil Fuel Lobbyists Are Seizing On Ukraine War to Push Long-Term Interests

The unfolding crisis is now a common — and effective — talking point for corporate interest groups seeking regulatory relief. MOST READ Bottled Water Giant BlueTriton Admits Claims of Recycling and
4/21/2022 9:04:28 PM

Donate now and we’ll stop emailing you for the rest of the campaign

If you donate right now, you won't get any more fundraising emails for the rest of the campaign. We have until May 1 to hit our April fundraising campaign goal of reaching 16000 sustaining monthly
4/29/2022 1:54:50 PM

A request I’m humbly asking you to consider

We have never been more in need of clear-eyed journalism that confronts the unchecked corporate, political, and military power at the root of the overlapping crises we face. I know The Intercept has
4/29/2022 9:34:27 PM

The Intercept is facing a big problem

The post-Trump slump in news readership has had a harsh financial impact. I learned a simple truth from my late friend, the people's historian Howard Zinn: You can't be neutral on a moving
4/30/2022 10:24:26 PM

6 hours left

Your generous support will enable our journalists to take on stories that others won't. I know we've been sending you a lot of emails recently, but I wanted to share an exciting update: With
5/22/2022 11:24:27 PM

Jeffrey Sachs Presents Evidence of Possible Lab Origin of Covid-19

An article in the journal PNAS calls for an independent investigation of information held by US-based institutions that could shed light on the origins of Covid. MOST READ Jeffrey Sachs Presents
5/26/2022 1:24:27 PM

Cops Didn’t Stop the Uvalde School Shooting

And they won't stop the next. MOST READ Cops Didn't Stop the Uvalde School Shooting Akela Lacy And they won't stop the next. READ MORE → Carolyn Bourdeaux's Primary Loss Breaks Off a
5/28/2022 3:34:26 PM

Erik Prince is suing us

A pro-Trump mercenary billionaire is suing us for defamation. We stand by our reporting. When The Intercept learned in 2020 about efforts to sell military services to a sanctioned Russian defense
5/30/2022 12:24:32 AM

Uvalde Police Didn’t Move to Save Lives Because That’s Not What Police Do

It should not take an event so devastating to break the spell of policing mythology about what cops do — and what they don't, writes Natasha Lennard. MOST READ AR-15s Were Made to Explode Human
6/24/2022 6:34:27 PM

BREAKING: Join today’s live conversation on abortion after Roe

How did we get here? Where does the reproductive rights movement go next? What can be done right now to minimize the impact of this decision on the most vulnerable people? The Supreme Court's
6/23/2022 3:54:35 PM

Most Elections Don’t Actually Tell Us Much of Anything About America

The message from most elections is “Americans Still Disengaged From What the Political Class Spends Its Life Yammering About.” MOST READ Will a Judge Force Cancer-Stricken Black Elder Mutulu Shakur to
7/25/2022 12:24:55 AM

The Cult of Donald Trump

On January 6, Trump was not much different from Jim Jones, as he urged his rabid followers to kill American democracy. MOST READ El Salvador's Embrace of Bitcoin Didn't Bring Prosperity — It
7/22/2022 6:14:26 PM

The “six most chilling words” of the January 6 investigation

The sudden disappearance of Secret Service text messages is raising new questions about what the agency did that day and what, if anything, they have to hide. New reporting from The Intercept has found
7/27/2022 6:24:30 PM

Donations are down

Right-wing extremism, corporate wrongdoing, and government corruption never take a vacation. We need to stay on the beat — and your support helps make that possible. This summer, a record number of
7/21/2022 1:24:36 PM

Manchin and His Wife Directed Millions to Wildlife Area Near Vacation Condo

While upending climate legislation, Manchin directed over $15 million in federal funding to protected wetlands where the couple owns property. MOST READ Sen. Joe Manchin and His Wife Directed Millions
7/28/2022 12:24:31 PM

The FBI Is Investigating a Potential Political Motivation Linked to Justin Fairfax Allegations

The former lieutenant governor of Virginia was accused of sexual assault in 2019 at the same time the governor was also being pressured to resign. MOST READ The FBI Is Investigating a Potential
8/25/2022 1:24:28 PM

Playing Dumb: Sen. Ron Johnson’s Role in Jan. 6 Plot Is Hiding in Plain Sight

The Wisconsin Republican won't say why he agreed to hand fake slates of electors to Mike Pence on January 6, 2021. MOST READ DHS Jan. 6 Investigators Raised Alarm About Being Stonewalled Last Year
8/22/2022 3:25:07 AM

With legal costs skyrocketing, can you chip in $5?

To finally get our hands on crucial documents, we need to be prepared for whatever our opponents may throw at us. We wanted to be sure you didn't miss this message about The Intercept's
8/26/2022 6:26:02 PM

Our lawsuit may have cracked a murder case. But we need to keep digging.

After we sued the city of Portland to access police records on the unsolved murder, a suspect was arrested. But we still have questions. In 2019, Sean Kealiher, a 23-year-old antifascist protester in
8/22/2022 3:08:58 AM

Mar-a-Lago Search Triggers Slow-Motion Rerun of Jan. 6 Insurrection

Trump's followers are unrepentant, continuing their assault on democracy. MOST READ FBI Search of Trump's Mar-a-Lago Triggers Slow-Motion Rerun of Jan. 6 Insurrection James Risen A new wave of
8/28/2022 7:24:27 PM

Kyrsten Sinema Privately Blew Up Biden Nominee Needed to Enact Regulatory Agenda

Sinema quietly killed Biden's nomination of Ganesh Sitaraman for an important regulatory office. MOST READ The Origin of Student Debt: Reagan Adviser Warned Free College Would Create a Dangerous “
9/19/2022 9:54:28 PM

14 terabytes of hacked Russian government data

We're digging through a gold mine of data from Russian federal government agencies, state-owned media, law firms, and the world's largest pipeline company. The Intercept is indexing a massive
9/20/2022 8:54:39 PM

Read this. You will be glad you did.

If you donate right now, we won't send you any more fundraising emails for the rest of the campaign. Let's be honest. Fundraising emails can be annoying. We don't like sending them, and you
9/21/2022 9:24:28 PM

We’re falling behind at a terrible moment

With crucial midterm elections approaching, donations so far are lagging behind the pace we need to hit our fundraising goals this month. The largest newspaper chain in the US just announced the latest
9/22/2022 8:24:30 PM

Israeli Forces Deliberately Killed Palestinian American Journalist, Report Shows

A new forensic analysis proves that an Israeli sniper could see that Shireen Abu Akleh was a journalist before firing the bullet that killed her. MOST READ Israeli Forces Deliberately Killed
9/23/2022 6:44:27 PM

We won’t be bullied into silence

If billionaires don't like what you publish, they might sue. Even if everything you write is true, and even if you eventually win in court, the legal bills can bury you. When you're reporting
9/24/2022 8:14:26 PM

The statistic that keeps us awake at night

Millions of people read The Intercept's groundbreaking investigative journalism. But just 1 percent ever donate. That's a problem. Millions of people read The Intercept's groundbreaking
9/19/2022 12:34:27 AM

Border Wall Construction Resumes Under President Joe Biden

The Biden administration laid out its plans to rev up work on completing Donald Trump's signature project. MOST READ Fossil Fuel Industry Seeks to Expand Free Speech for Corporations and Limit It
9/25/2022 11:25:06 PM

Condoleezza Rice and Madeleine Albright Conduct a MasterClass on the Banal Horror of U.S. Foreign Policy

Watching the 3.5 hour video is like being forced to eat gallons of stale banana pudding. MOST READ I Watched the Afghan Government Collapse Under the Weight of Its Own Greed Elyas Nawandish Our leaders
9/26/2022 5:44:28 PM

14 terabytes of data hacked from Putin’s Russia

We received a massive trove of data from Russian government agencies and companies. Will you help us dig through it? After Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine, hackers uncovered a massive trove of
9/15/2022 12:44:27 PM

Idaho’s Far Right Suffers Election Loss to 18-Year-Old Climate Activist

The high school senior won elected office in Boise, defeating an incumbent school board trustee backed by local extremists. MOST READ Idaho's Far Right Suffers Election Loss to 18-Year-Old Climate
10/21/2022 8:44:27 PM

Will the Supreme Court allow DNA testing for Rodney Reed?

He's already faced two execution dates. Now the clock is ticking — and The Intercept is racing to make sure the world hears about evidence that could exonerate Reed before it's too late. Rodney
10/23/2022 11:24:53 PM

Saudis Sought Oil Production Cut So Deep It Surprised Even Russia

OPEC+ slashed oil production following a Saudi pressure campaign that experts say aims to hurt Democrats in the midterms. MOST READ Saudis Sought Oil Production Cut So Deep It Surprised Even Russia Ken
10/20/2022 10:04:27 AM

Mercenary Lawyers

Inside the aggressive legal war to shield the founder of Russia's Wagner Group. MOST READ Inside the Aggressive Legal War to Shield the Founder of Russia's Wagner Group Alice Speri Hacked
10/16/2022 11:34:27 PM

Oz Campaign Misled Reporters About His Emotional Encounter With a Black Voter

A Philadelphia woman shared her very real grief about gun violence with Oz, but reporters were kept in the dark about the fact that she was a paid campaign aide. MOST READ Mehmet Oz Campaign Misled
10/27/2022 12:24:29 PM

House Progressives Float Diplomatic Path Toward Ending War in Ukraine, Get Annihilated, Quickly “Clarify”

“Let me be clear: We are united as Democrats in our unequivocal commitment to supporting Ukraine in their fight for their democracy,” Rep. Pramila Jayapal clarified. MOST READ House Progressives Float
11/22/2022 9:34:28 PM

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11/21/2022 12:24:28 AM

The Evacuation of the CIA’s Afghan Proxies Has Opened One of the War’s Blackest Boxes

Former Zero Unit members are facing a reversal of fortune that is humiliating, infuriating, and utterly intractable. MOST READ The Evacuation of the CIA's Afghan Proxies Has Opened One of the
11/17/2022 3:24:31 PM

First Public Video Footage of U.S. Government Force-Feeding

In an exclusive video, a hunger striker is force-fed in ICE detention, lifting the veil of secrecy on a practice condemned by medical experts and ethicists. MOST READ The Public Has Never Seen the US
12/19/2022 12:24:30 AM

Elon Musk’s Growing Purge of His Twitter Critics — at the Behest of the Far Right

The anarchist website It's Going Down has no idea why its account was suspended. It had never tweeted about Elon Musk's private jet. MOST READ The Scorched-Earth Legal Strategy Corporations Are
12/22/2022 10:04:27 AM

Rebel Boat

Hacked phones, undercover cops, and the conspiracy theory at the center of Italy's crackdown on humanitarian rescue. MOST READ Twitter Aided the Pentagon in Its Covert Online Propaganda Campaign
12/23/2022 4:34:27 PM

We’re being sued by billionaire mercenary Erik Prince — again

This is the third time that Prince has alleged defamation over the same story. His last two attempts have already been thrown out of court — but not before we racked up over $200000 in legal bills.
12/30/2022 12:24:28 AM

Can you donate $5 and make sure we can keep fighting these legal battles?

We've spent over $200000 on legal fees and costs fighting Erik Prince's repeated attempts to sue us. Your donation today will help keep us going strong in 2023. Let's be clear: Erik