Five organizations—RootsAction.org, the Nation, the Center for Media and Democracy, the Progressive, Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR), and the Freedom of the Press Foundation—have joined together to start a campaign for protecting the confidentiality of journalists’ sources
State power has regularly sought to create the misimpression that it is terrorists we are fighting; throughout, the basic principle remains; power must not be exposed to the sunight
Once again, justifying U.S. intervention
Sinquefield “is one of the top right-wing political funders in the country, and the single top political spender in Missouri, where he has spent at least $31.5 million seeking to reshape Missouri laws, legislators, and policies
War has taken 200 million lives in the past 100 years and cost the world $2 trillion a year–and the U.S. half of that.
Marshall Island citizens file lawsuit to force action for climate change and total nuclear disarmament
U.S. dealings with the Ukraine crisis
U.S. media made much noise about fighting terror, restoring democracies, and heralding freedoms, the neo-cons highlighted redrawing the map of the Middle East to slow the rise of China
Companies will be allowed to pay Internet service providers for special, faster lanes to send video and other content to their customers…
What reveals the superficiality of the outrage about racism in sports is the dissociation between this outrage against black people and the ongoing assault in sports on indigenous people.