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The John McCain-Vicki Iseman story is not the first article the New York Times has held back for political reasons. They have now done this on at least three occasions: 1. The original ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 200 comments on Thu Feb 21, 2008 at 10:31 AM PST with 446 Recommends
I've been blogging here, to mixed reception, about the alarming increase of "leak" investigations and prosecutions under President Obama. Yesterday, ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 451 comments on Tue Aug 17, 2010 at 05:31 AM PDT with 419 Recommends
According to the New York Times , the Obama administration is seeking to compel writer James Risen to testify about his confidential sources for a 2006 book he wrote about the CIA--a rare ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 1009 comments on Thu Apr 29, 2010 at 07:23 AM PDT with 343 Recommends
Everyone from Pulitzer Prize winning author Alice Walker to New York Times editor Jill Abramson to Apple's Steve Wozniak agrees that National Security Agency (NSA) ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 369 comments on Fri Oct 18, 2013 at 06:50 AM PDT with 339 Recommends
by suskind
Comment Count 225 comments on Sat Jan 07, 2006 at 08:40 PM PST with 334 Recommends
by tlh lib
Comment Count 207 comments on Sat Aug 12, 2006 at 09:33 PM PDT with 326 Recommends
by emptywheel
Comment Count 248 comments on Tue May 16, 2006 at 07:47 PM PDT with 321 Recommends
Considering the pro-NSA nature of the source, the Wall Street Journal , late tonight, has published an unusual story, titled: "[http://online.wsj.com/article_email/...
by bobswern
Comment Count 332 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 03:28 AM PDT with 250 Recommends
A federal appeals court on Friday ruled that the First Amendment does not protect investigative journalists who receive unauthorized information from whistleblowers. The unprecedented ruling, ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 216 comments on Sat Jul 20, 2013 at 10:12 AM PDT with 241 Recommends
The government's arguments in its overzealous case against Army PFC Bradley Manning should be prompting massive outrage from journalists. From The Guardian : The US government is seeking to ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 316 comments on Tue Jul 02, 2013 at 06:41 AM PDT with 241 Recommends
No single review or interview can do justice to “Pay Any Price” -- the new book by James Risen that is the antithesis of what routinely passes for journalism about the “war on terror.” ...
by NormanSolomon
Comment Count 220 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2014 at 12:03 AM PDT with 237 Recommends
Originally published in Tikkun Daily James Risen of The New York Times , using recently disclosed State Department documents, has written a bombshell-of-a-story chronicling how Blackwater's top ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 109 comments on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 05:20 AM PDT with 233 Recommends
Yesterday, news broke that the Justice Department obtained two months of phone records for 20 phone lines of AP journalists' office, home and cell phones without their knowledge. AP condemned the "...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 469 comments on Tue May 14, 2013 at 06:12 AM PDT with 221 Recommends
Last night, Wikileaks released more than 91,000 classified documents related to the Afghan war, which reveal in excruciating detail the uphill battle American troops have faced in battling the ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 428 comments on Mon Jul 26, 2010 at 05:34 AM PDT with 221 Recommends
Yesterday, Russell Tice appeared on Countdown with Keith Olberman (
by RiderOnTheStorm
Comment Count 152 comments on Thu Jan 22, 2009 at 05:43 PM PST with 220 Recommends
Yesterday, the conservative Hudson Institute held an event in which former Bush CIA Director (and National ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 348 comments on Wed May 26, 2010 at 05:45 AM PDT with 210 Recommends
The headline barely begins (it doesn't do it justice) to reflect the truly stunning content of this breaking story, as you'll realize once you read it, in its entirety. Essentially, this is " the ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 347 comments on Sat Sep 28, 2013 at 09:53 AM PDT with 196 Recommends
Last night wasn't enough for Mr. Toolbin, apparently... Is this going to become a nightly feature, and will Toobin get himself scheduled on every cable news show that Greenwald is appearing on? ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 313 comments on Wed Jul 31, 2013 at 07:50 PM PDT with 192 Recommends
Washington's Blog is running a two-part exclusive interview with former NSA senior executive Thomas Drake this weekend and, to put it mildly, it's pretty damning... [Diarist's Note: Washington's ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 56 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2014 at 01:35 PM PDT with 172 Recommends
The part of the First Amendment that prohibits “abridging the freedom … of the press” is now up against the wall, as the Obama administration continues to assault the kind of journalism that ...
by NormanSolomon
Comment Count 372 comments on Mon Jul 22, 2013 at 02:23 PM PDT with 162 Recommends