Tag Archives: transparency

Wikileaks and “mutual knowledge”

When it comes down to it, most of the documents in Wikileaks’s Cablegate release refer to issues that had already been covered in the press. Did we really need Wikileaks to tells us that Mexico isn’t doing a great job … Continue reading

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Resource: Wikileaks

Wikileaks (not affiliated with Wikipedia) is an impressive project to collect leaked documents relating to government and corporate corruption. According to the website: Wikileaks is developing an uncensorable Wikipedia for untraceable mass document leaking and analysis. … We believe that … Continue reading

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Consumer tools to compare hospital care

The Boston Globe reported the launch of a new website that allows Massachusetts residents to compare the cost and quality of care at different hospitals in the state.  Patients now have access to previously confidential information that they can use … Continue reading

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