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Putin

How the American media misrepresent Putin, Sochi and Ukraine.

Woody Allen

For a lot of commentators on all sides, the stakes far exceed the truth of Dylan Farrow’s accusation itself.

NSA headquarters

It's increasingly clear that the online world is, for both government surveillance types and corporate sellers, a new Wild West where anything goes.

A biography by Gabriel Sherman clarifies the Fox impresario’s role in his network’s deceptions.

Smog

What happens in our wars, politics and culture, who is celebrated and who ignored—none of it will matter if climate change devastates the planet.

Empowered by social media, feminists are calling one another out for ideological offenses. Is it good for the movement? And whose movement is it?

Angry Birds

By monitoring apps such as Twitter and Angry Birds, British and US spy agencies can determine users’ age, location, marital status and more.

David Brooks

The conservative NYT columnist steers the conversation away from economics and toward “behavioral” terrain.

Tablet reader

With the rise of the Internet, we’re no longer simply passive readers at the mercy of someone else’s idea of how to organize the world.

Verizon store

The US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit ruled that the Federal Communications Commission lacks the authority to enforce net neutrality rules.

Blogs

It's been another wild twenty-four hours in the NSA/Snowden epic story-of-the-year.  

December 17, 2013

The pop megastar’s surprise album touches on themes of self-authorship and control.

December 16, 2013

Another CBS puff piece starring con men? 

December 15, 2013

Eric's weekly reviews and Reed on Murdoch's media empire.

December 13, 2013

And the White House is not happy.

December 12, 2013

Too many women are dying horrific deaths on television dramas.

December 11, 2013

Debate swirls around the veteran journalist's explosive allegations.

December 9, 2013

Fox News deceptively attacks the minimum wage.

December 5, 2013

The billionaire media entrepreneur responds to criticisms that his former company helped block donations to WikiLeaks.

December 4, 2013