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The Federal Communications Commission’s new chairman Tom Wheeler announces efforts to “do things differently.”

Wild Republican accusations have been debunked—but still they continue.

When Robin Thicke, Miley Cyrus, R. Kelly and capitalism killed sexual liberation.

Finn Brunton

How did something as trivial as spam end up on the forefront of cyberwar?

Rabaa

At first it was the Muslim Brotherhood. Now dozens of journalists, non-Islamist activists and students have been detained and beaten.

Net Neutrality protest

Why is Verizon suing the FCC over net neutrality regulations?

Computers

Prosecutors are warping the law to throw activist hackers like Aaron Swartz behind bars for years.

E.L. Doctorow

Who will rule our virtual world—government data miners and the corporations in step with them, or everyone else?

Blogs

RT, of course, is funded by the Russian federal government. 

March 3, 2014

The Times raises a red flag over the mayor’s appointments.

March 3, 2014

Check out what the terrific Amy Davidson has to say on the subject in The New Yorker.

March 1, 2014

Are Alec Baldwin and Bill Maher right about the network?

February 28, 2014

A controversy stirs up over John Judis's ‘Genesis’.

February 27, 2014

Eric with the latest reviews and Reed on accountability in mainstream journalism. 

February 26, 2014

Greg Mitchell revisits the Wendy Davis NYT cover controversy. 

February 24, 2014

Greg Mitchell looks back on some of Matt Taibbi's earlier work. 

February 20, 2014

This week, Nation contributing editor Stephen Cohen appeared on the John Batchelor Show and The O'Reilly Factor to discuss the geopolitical stakes of the unrest in Ukraine. 

February 19, 2014

The merger doesn’t just impact the marketplace of cable; it threatens the marketplace of ideas.

February 18, 2014