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.
RT, of course, is funded by the Russian federal government.
Check out what the terrific Amy Davidson has to say on the subject in The New Yorker.
A controversy stirs up over John Judis's ‘Genesis’.
Activist Natalie Hynde was ordered to pay fines for blocking access to a drilling site in Balcombe, England.
Today marks one of the most momentous nights in 1960s history.
Greg Mitchell revisits the Wendy Davis NYT cover controversy.
Greg Mitchell looks back on some of Matt Taibbi's earlier work.
Greg Mitchell re-posts an old piece by William O'Rourke on the Oak Ridge Three.
Greg Mitchell shares some videos of Kevin Spacey.
Is the Texas candidate a victim of sexism?