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.
400,000 documents released by WikiLeaks paint a grim picture of the situation in Iraq, including graphic accounts of torture
Another round-up of pro and con comments.
Big wikileak coming, NPR in the tank, Clarence Thomas fail, and more
A look into the media storm around NPR firing Juan Williams for his controversial comments about Muslims
Taliban in talks, Anita Hill asked for apology, fun videos.
Who was really behind those quotes on the politics of racial polarization?
Islam is actually a religion, says Justice Department; Sharron Angle's bizarre "Asian" comments; hostile shoutfests
Suicide, drug use, and mental disorders among US soliders; Tea Party candidates say more wildly offensive things; another big Wikileak on the horizon