Greg Mitchell writes a daily blog for The Nation focusing on media, politics and culture. He is the former editor of Editor & Publisher and author of thirteen books. His latest book, on the 2012 Obama-Romney race, is Tricks, Lies, and Videotape. His other books include Atomic Cover-Up, The Campaign of the Century (winner of the Goldsmith Book Prize), two books related to WikiLeaks and a pair of books with Robert Jay Lifton on Hiroshima and the death penalty in America. His Twitter feed is @GregMitch and he can be reached at: email@example.com. His personal blog is Pressing Issues.
Bush joked in front of a room of journalists about somehow not finding any WMD in Iraq, even as young Americans were perishing there—and no one called him out on it.
Who you callin' a Nazi?; Close encounters of the TSA kind; Sharron Angle: "Sometimes dictators have good ideas"
Alterman on Hitchens; Patti Smith wins book award; Kanye and Bush autotune'd
Because of the media's unfairness—toward her—"I fear for our democracy," Palin charges.
The real Erin Brokovich goes to war on pollution; hands off my junk, TSA; Bloomberg-Scarborough ticket in 2012?
new polls on Bush, invasive TSA screenings
Harry Truman: war criminal, or not?