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Crimea protest

Why is the Western press so invested in expounding the highly unconvincing narrative of the official line?

Muslim students

A new report documents incidents of bigotry and suggests fighting bad speech with counter speech.

Internet protest

The commissioners are considering rules that would allow telecom giants to control it with “pay to play” schemes.

Vanishing ice cap

Why do ideologues who would leave the country vulnerable to catastrophe enjoy prestigious posts in journalism?

FCC headquarters

What the proposal means and how you can make your opinion heard.

Ro Khanna

Major tech donors are investing in Ro Khanna. To get to Washington, he’ll have to push another Democrat out of the way.

Northwest Detention Center

County jails charge excessive rates for phone usage—a huge barrier for immigrant detainees fighting deportation.

Edward Snowden

The NSA leaker indisputably proved all that the US government had done to destroy the privacy of Americans and people around the world.

Laura Poitras and Edward Snowden

“The first principle of any American intelligence official is not an oath to secrecy but a duty to the public, a commitment to speak truth to power.”

Blogs

De Blasio has a message problem, but who’s to blame? The mayor? The media? Neither?

March 14, 2014

Robert Redford and Susan Sarandon produced the terrific documentary series.

March 14, 2014

Nation author Moshe Z. Marvit has been awarded this month’s Sidney Award for casting “a light on a previously obscure, but profoundly exploited class of workers.”

March 12, 2014

In the months before the war, The Washington Post ran more than 140 stories on its front page promoting the war.

March 12, 2014

Eric with the latest reviews and Reed on the “nuclear option” and the media.

March 12, 2014

Author Joe McGinniss has lost his fight with prostate cancer. 

March 11, 2014

Unlike so many others, she wants to wait for the full facts before making a firm declaration.

March 8, 2014

“When someone makes a big public show of a personal decision, it is nothing more than a self-promotional stunt,” RT says.

March 6, 2014

Barrett Brown’s attorneys warned that the charges against their client had chilling implications for free speech rights.

March 5, 2014