Nation Topics - Media Coverage of the War on Terrorism
News and Features
The dean of American investigative journalism knows a thing or two about how to vet sources and separate fact from fiction.
It’s a warning shot—not only against whistleblowing but against basic communication with journalists by government employees.
If anything, reporting on the NSA’s overreach has revealed just how dangerous to our freedoms the agency’s surveillance practices really are.
Your tax dollars at work keeping you in the dark.
Defense contractors and the government officials that pay them are more than happy to preserve the threat of attack—to their financial benefit.
Why aren’t film director Kathryn Bigelow’s claimed government sources, including employees of the CIA, in jail like Bradley Manning?
From Arab bandits to TV terrorists, the history of Islamophobia in US popular culture is long and ugly.
The military's media megaphone and the U.S. global military presence.
Cutting through the media's bogus bomb-Iran debate.
A discussion with the author of The Terror Dream: Fear and Fantasy in Post-9/11 America, the master narrative of our national security myth.