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As reported by Dan Froomkin in the Intercept : Soon-to-be ex-Senator Mark Udall is being urged to follow Mike Gravel's Pentagon Papers example, by using the absolute free-speech right for members ...
by emorej a Hong Kong
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Nov 16, 2014 at 10:56 AM PST with 36 Recommends
. There are 1000s of comedians out of work and he's trying to be funny. As he spoke in front of the trade group , Director of National Intelligence James Clapper assumed an unapologetic tone, ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Sep 19, 2014 at 10:40 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster. ] There are indeed many vastly disquieting political elements to the ongoing political fiscal cliff train wreck that is the rancidly-not-fresh start of the second ...
by paradox
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Jan 04, 2013 at 07:38 AM PST with 1 Recommend
I saw Zero Dark Thirty yesterday and it's revolting--for its blatant propaganda, glorification of torture, and false narrative that torture led to the demise of Osama bin Laden. This movie should ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 153 comments on Thu Dec 20, 2012 at 06:31 AM PST with 214 Recommends
Digby linked yesterday to Dan Froomkin's article on Jeff Faux's incredibly important book about the new servant economy. The key bit is here:
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Sep 03, 2012 at 08:26 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Now that the White House administration has made it perfectly clear that they do not intend on lifting a finger to stop the ongoing Fraud to cover up more Fraud, William K. Black along with L. ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 178 comments on Fri Oct 22, 2010 at 02:41 PM PDT with 55 Recommends
Froomkin : Even as the United States has been borrowing trillions to pursue its wars in the ...
by Benintn
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Sep 13, 2010 at 08:11 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Scientists have been refused access to key data that NOAA has given to BP. Data access is necessary to plan research, investigate damage, and assess critical environmental effects. ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 162 comments on Tue Jul 13, 2010 at 08:38 PM PDT with 259 Recommends
You know I have been saying for many months now that WE are our worst enemies. We have progressives and Dems bitching and moaning that the president isn't doing enough, although no one knows what ...
by vinkeith
Comment Count 60 comments on Mon May 24, 2010 at 02:45 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
By Alex Lawson, Communications Director of Social Security Works UPDATE: The livestream will actually be tomorrow Wednesday May 12th ...
by www dcfightsback org
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue May 11, 2010 at 05:29 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
This will be a tale of two cities: Two Washingtons, two governments, two mass medias, and two political topics that bind them. Earlier in the month, the whistleblower organization WikiLeaks ...
by SuperBowlXX
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Apr 27, 2010 at 10:15 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
I am surprised that this column did not receive any (much?) notice here -- Dan Froomkin's column ...
by DraftChickenHawks
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Mar 04, 2010 at 06:38 AM PST with 9 Recommends
My favorite viral sig line on Daily Kos of late is, "Show me on the doll where Rahm touched you." The frothing madness must stop.
by The Termite
Comment Count 140 comments on Wed Mar 03, 2010 at 10:03 AM PST with 32 Recommends
Dan Froomkin has a post today over at that bastion of Conservative thinking the Huffington Post. The best quote: This is supposed to be a participatory democracy, but we've all gotten ...
by Grassee
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Nov 07, 2009 at 11:23 AM PST with 5 Recommends
I loved the President's speech last night, with, as TomP pointed out so well today, his resonance with past great Democratic speeches and his tone of getting down to the business of making America ...
by divineorder
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Sep 10, 2009 at 03:49 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Glenn Greenwald is reporting over at Salon that Dan Froomkin has been hired by The Huffington Post. Froomkin was inexplicably fired by The Washington Post not too long ago.
by byteb
Comment Count 176 comments on Tue Jul 07, 2009 at 06:59 AM PDT with 368 Recommends
No. I don't mean that there is anything surprising about tonight's revelation that it was the Vice President from the late ...
by Barth
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Jul 11, 2009 at 05:22 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
When the announcement came that the Washington Post and Dan Froomkin, writer of the White House Watch column would be parting ways, accusations began flying claiming that the Post ...
by sciencewriter
Comment Count 48 comments on Fri Jun 26, 2009 at 03:45 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Today is his last entry at White House Watch. A class act as always, in his last column, Dan honors those ...
by skywriter
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jun 26, 2009 at 01:08 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Washington Post columnist Dan Froomkin's last column appeared today in the newspaper he served so well and ...
by dweb8231
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Jun 26, 2009 at 09:56 AM PDT with 21 Recommends