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Whereas; The Press, the Fourth Estate, is the gatekeeper of Truth in our country. If the Press does not report it, it effectively never happened as far as the all important reaction of the citizenry ...
by buhdydharma
Comment Count 332 comments on Wed May 21, 2008 at 03:45 PM PDT with 620 Recommends
I just got ...
by AdamGreen
Comment Count 389 comments on Mon Aug 09, 2010 at 12:15 PM PDT with 473 Recommends
We, the undersigned, have played various parts in building a network called the Internet. We wrote and debugged the software; we defined the standards and protocols that talk over that ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 160 comments on Thu Sep 30, 2010 at 05:09 AM PDT with 396 Recommends
And if you're not careful, in some states, simply taping law-enforcement officers carrying out their law-enforcement duties, can land you in prison ... Chicago Police:
by jamess
Comment Count 125 comments on Wed Nov 23, 2011 at 03:13 PM PST with 287 Recommends
There's a huge story breaking in Phoenix, Arizona regarding the jailing of the founders of the Phoenix New Times newspaper by the Maricopa Country Sheriff's Office led by the "the toughest sheriff ...
by artmartin
Comment Count 198 comments on Fri Oct 19, 2007 at 11:28 AM PDT with 281 Recommends
Bombshell Testimony from Bagram Interrogator Convicted of Abuse, Reporters Banned from Gitmo for Reporting his Name By Jennifer Turner, Human Rights Researcher, ACLU ...
Comment Count 92 comments on Fri May 07, 2010 at 09:06 PM PDT with 268 Recommends
Like many of you I am disgusted by the extreme police brutality that we've seen during the Wall Street Occupation. Sadly this is not a new thing in our supposedly free country. Way back in '08, ...
by Johnnythebandit
Comment Count 71 comments on Mon Oct 03, 2011 at 11:01 AM PDT with 267 Recommends
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 149 comments on Fri Nov 25, 2005 at 05:53 PM PST with 241 Recommends
We've talked a lot about the press round these parts. From the insidious Judith Miller and the New York Times' flagrant beating of war drums to the berating of the blogosphere by Howie Kurtz and ...
by JuliaAnn
Comment Count 144 comments on Fri Mar 16, 2007 at 05:43 AM PDT with 230 Recommends
Little noticed but extremely important to progressives, on Saturday afternoon Congress also passed the Local ...
by Timothy Karr
Comment Count 99 comments on Sun Dec 19, 2010 at 04:25 AM PST with 228 Recommends
Several dailykos writers ...
by jamess
Comment Count 68 comments on Sat Sep 24, 2011 at 09:25 AM PDT with 190 Recommends
The notoriously conservative Washington Post (WaPo) editorial board published a tacit threat to Ecuador for Ecuador's granting Wikileaks founder Julian Assange asylum : ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 430 comments on Tue Aug 21, 2012 at 05:58 AM PDT with 183 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 128 comments on Sat Dec 03, 2005 at 03:33 PM PST with 170 Recommends
Fighting An Eviction On Dec 2nd participants of Occupy Seattle gathered for a march at their camp of 100 tents on Capitol Hill. The camp is currently under threat of an eviction ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 106 comments on Sun Dec 04, 2011 at 03:56 AM PST with 167 Recommends
The New York Times gets Net Neutrality right again, and again, and again. In their fourth editorial in support of Net ...
by Timothy Karr
Comment Count 82 comments on Sat Aug 29, 2009 at 05:52 AM PDT with 163 Recommends
Earlier today, Kossack Jesselyn Radack--who is, in my opinion, one of the bravest advocates for transparent government and an open press in this country, today--published this important post here at ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 232 comments on Tue May 14, 2013 at 09:57 PM PDT with 161 Recommends
Events of just last week reveal a full-on assault on the First Amendment. Since it seems our government has forgotten, the First Amendment reads: Congress shall make no law respecting an ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 71 comments on Mon May 21, 2012 at 05:52 AM PDT with 128 Recommends
If not for the Pentagon Papers, documenting the foul-ups and the bad decisions on top of bad decisions, who knows when that terrible War to "stop the communist dominoes," might have ever ended? If ...
by jamess
Comment Count 126 comments on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 04:25 PM PDT with 99 Recommends
There is a clash of titan forces taking place in the American Economy right now. It's a tale as old as Greed itself. It is the tale of the "Powers that Be" running into the watchful eyes ...
by jamess
Comment Count 61 comments on Sat Oct 10, 2009 at 05:10 PM PDT with 90 Recommends
Call me "Old Fashioned", many do, but I used to believe that journalists at least paid lip-service to the stories they commented on, before opening their mouths and ...
by twigg
Comment Count 73 comments on Wed Jun 27, 2012 at 11:30 AM PDT with 81 Recommends