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The Narco News Bulletin works to tell the truth. We call
it as we see it. Yet we are conscious that it's our truth. The
whole truth can only be constructed by the participation of the
people. Thus, we strive to work together, to collaborate, with
your truth and the truths of others, "to make a bigger truth."
Narco News is a project in authentic journalism.
We do not accept advertising. We do not charge a price for our
Narco News has no bank account. During our
legal battle against Banamex-Citigroup in the New York Supreme
Court, we did have a
defense fund, titled
Drug War on Trial, exclusively for our legal expenses. We were
victorious in that battle, but are still in debt and preparing
a countersuit to collect our damages from this frivolous narco-lawsuit.
In sum, Narco News
makes no profit, raises no funds, and seeks to keep free speech
free from economic pressures.
The annual budget of Narco
News -- $270 U.S. dollars for the website -- is paid for by our
publisher, Al Giordano.
Beginning in January 2002,
our publisher funded our Andean Bureau in La Paz, Bolivia, out
of his own pocket.
Because we believe in
full disclosure by journalists and periodicals, our publisher
also discloses, on this page, the sources of his own income as
a freelance journalist, researcher and translator.
Our publisher receives
grants for his work through:
Our publisher has received
We also received $3,500
in small contributions, averaging $50 apiece, from readers to
purchase new computer equipment when our laptop died in the summer
Our Online Service Provider
We were introduced to
Our publisher sometimes
sells stories to:
Lindesmith Center has recently expanded and is now called:
And the prestigious literary journal:
Our publisher also subsidizes the work
of Narco News by performing as a musician with his guitar in
nightclubs somewhere in a country called América.
In recent years, our publisher
has also lectured at:
St. Louis, Missouri
Boston University, Boston,
Columbia University Law
School, New York City
George Washington University,
Important Spanish Language
El Boletín Mexicano
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