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We will be an equal society when we can all celebrate and criticize our country together.
Instead of standing up to those in power, News Corp. has fostered cozy relationship with governments on both sides of the Atlantic.
From Dominique Strauss-Kahn to Casey Anthony to Rupert Murdoch, the media are debasing the public conversation—and therefore our democratic process.
Why my disagreement with Cornel West about Obama's presidency generated so much excitement.
The problem with Fox is not that it's conservative—it’s that it’s full of falsehoods.
A man like Murdoch deserves to be shunned. That he is celebrated instead tells you almost all you need to know about the insanity that grips our benighted political culture.
In Beck's twisted telling, it is activists like Piven—not the militias of the right—who threaten Americans' safety.
The revolution is far from over.
The shootings underscore that a strong social compact is the only real route to safety.
As American life becomes more and more like reality television, could product placement of a candidate become the surest route to the presidency?