Get Truthdig's headlines in your inbox!
Three Members of Congress Just Reignited the Cold War While No One Was Looking
What Is Chuck Schumer Up To?
Obama and the Beginning of the End of the Cuban Embargo
America Didn't Just Prosecute Torturers, We Executed Them
Sony Cancels 'The Interview' as U.S. Unofficially Blames North Korea
By Chris Hedges
Sam Harris $19.74
In the disasters at the Massey coal mine in West Virginia and on the BP oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, people were killed. So why aren’t the executives of these companies behind bars?
Massey Energy runs the Upper Big Branch mine in Montcoal, W.Va., where 29 miners were killed last week. The loss of life is tragic, but the UBB explosion is more than tragic; it is criminal.
View the most popular tags overall?
Strengthen your commitment to Truthdig by becoming a Bedrock Supporter. Annual membership includes special discounts and content as well as the opportunity to network with other Truthdiggers.