Description: The Project On Government Oversight (POGO) is a nonpartisan independent watchdog that investigates and exposes waste, corruption, abuse of power, and when the government fails to serve the public or silences those who report wrongdoing.
Resource Type(s): Full Website, Resource Directory, Teaching Materials
Wellness Domains: Earth, Earthlings, Human Society, Personal
Wholesome Practices Promoted: Sustainable Energy, Reduce/Reuse/Recycle, Green Building, Wilderness Restoration, Communing w/Nature, Conflict Resolution, Sustainable Economy, Political Campaigning, Leadership development, Social Change Theory, Civil Disobedience, Community Building, Reduc. Poverty/Inequality
Harmful Practices Critiqued: Animal Research, Nuclear Power, Mining, Chemical, GMO, Military/Weapon Industry, Nuclear Weapons, Human Trafficking/Slavery, Worker Abuse, Prison Systems, H20 Privatization, Violating Indigenous Sovereignty, Immigrant Abuse, Social Inequality, Corp. Finance/Banking, Profit-driven Healthcare, Corporate Media