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From Judith Miller, noted war-enabler: I sit down with James O'Keefe and talk about the state of journalism today. http://t.co/...
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 173 comments on Fri May 15, 2015 at 10:05 AM PDT with 266 Recommends
Yup, I'm Rec-begging on this one 'cus I am *angry* (if not surprised). One week ago I posted en entry titled "Color me shocked: Michigan GOP State Senator spewing nonsense" , which documented an ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 85 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 11:35 PM PDT with 522 Recommends
Mother Jones magazine reported that police actions triggered the riot.
by CharlesII
Comment Count 114 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 03:01 PM PDT with 337 Recommends
Look, I don't know what we're supposed to do about our bullshit political system but it seems to me that it must start with facing up to the facts. Believing that this time, someone is actually ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 151 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 09:55 AM PDT with 231 Recommends
Ah, CNN, what a titan of media objectivity you are! All you want to do is bring us the news as it happens ! As the only other candidate running for president as a Democrat in 2016, Sen. Bernie ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 77 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 05:16 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
Late Wednesday night, The Washington Post reported played stenographer for the Baltimore Police Department, publishing a leaked document ...
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 115 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 08:59 AM PDT with 110 Recommends
so in the interest of image fairness(sic) the author of the original criticism gets top billing because it's all about style isn't it Jonathan Chait opines on the meta-criticism of newsreaders on ...
by annieli
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 06:05 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
The Baltimore Sun has been bought and sold and bought since it was the newspaper I knew as a kid. My grandmother worked for The Sun when Mencken wrote for them. She believed he was the devil ...
by gchaucer2
Comment Count 59 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 11:04 AM PDT with 138 Recommends
Much has been made in the last few days of Jeb Bush's seemingly insane statements that he would have supported the invasion of Iraq that occurred under his brother's leadership even knowing what we ...
by Dylan Brody
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu May 14, 2015 at 12:07 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Chris Cillizza of the Washington Post Hmm, let's see... The email thing? That fizzled when it turned out that Hillary did nothing wrong ...
by Scan
Comment Count 69 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 01:34 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
The reaction to Seymour Hersh's piece on the death of Osama bin Laden is the latest example of how power-friendly journalists keep two sets of ethical books. Cross posted from Pruning Shears .
by danps
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat May 16, 2015 at 04:19 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
.. Cops severed arm chokes man to death!!... was the title I was sorely tempted to use But that wouldn't be "even-handed" or fair and balanced of me would it? euphemism: [ ˈyo͞ofəˌmizəm ]
by Eric Nelson
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 07:20 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
You do not dress for war in order to wage peace. You do not suppress information when you have nothing to hide. You cannot serve & protect a community while you dig your knee into its neck. These ...
by Virally Suppressed
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 08:49 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
When race-related incidents including riots like occurred in Ferguson, Missouri and currently Baltimore, cable TV goes into overdrive. This overdrive is mostly from Cable TV talk show programs.
by melshim
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 04:41 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
excerpts from an article by Kelley B. Vlahos, April 13, 2010 http://original.antiwar.com/vlahos/2010/04/12/a-deal-with-the-devil/ (I TOTALY REDID THIS DIARY, ADDING SOME MORE OF MY OWN COMMENTS)
by john972
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 01:17 AM PDT with 2 Recommends