Stories by Bill Berkowitz

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Posted on: May 29, 2009, Source: IPS News

Meet Lila Rose, the new 20-year old face of the anti-choice movement.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2009, Source: Smirking Chimp

Arkansas takes the lead in bringing America's obsession with firepower to the pews.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2009, Source: IPS News

Jimmy Carter-hating Mike Evans claims: "You can save American lives by helping me get on the major networks."

Posted on: Oct 13, 2008, Source: Media Transparency plays loose with the facts in an ad targeting Obama.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2008, Source: Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute

Thanks to Palin, McCain can now pay for expensive attacks on Obama, giving him the same kind of clout Bush had in battleground states.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2008, Source: Media Transparency

Citizens United is rolling out 'Hype: The Obama Effect,' an anti-Obama documentary that aims to make waves.

Posted on: May 12, 2008, Source: Talk To Action

The FBI is now investigating the man who declared war on equal protection for gays in federal workplaces.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2008, Source: Media Transparency

For the past two years, Congress has designated the first weekend in May as "Ten Commandments Weekend." Wonder why?

Posted on: Apr 4, 2008, Source: Media Transparency

Funded by wealthy Republican Party donors and former White House officials, the group may be accomplishing less than it claims.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2007, Source: Media Transparency

With an expected half-billion dollar from a handful of megadonors, George W. Bush's 'truest believers' plan the mother of all presidential libraries and conservative think tanks.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Was it Harriet Miers' views on the Constitution or her lack of a male partner that made conservatives so squeamish?

Posted on: Sep 21, 2005, Source: AlterNet

$200 billion in taxes isn't enough? USAID launches an online venture to solicit donations from the American public for rebuilding projects in Iraq.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Will it continue to be open season on the 'scruffy guy in a baseball cap' as he prepares a new film on America's ailing health care industry?

Posted on: Apr 21, 2005, Source: AlterNet

As corporations and privateers gear up for Earth Day, environmental activist Scott Silver aims his gaze at one of the most overlooked developments in the anti-environmental arsenal -- the growing trend of privatization on America's public lands.

Posted on: Feb 28, 2005, Source:

Why have the morality monitors been silent about the Gannon affair in which a gay prostitute was given special privileges by the Bush White House?

Posted on: Feb 21, 2005, Source: AlterNet

By harnessing the investigative power of hundreds of citizen journalists, media activists John Stauber and Sheldon Rampton aim to reinvent journalism.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2005, Source:

A conservative director wants college students to document "liberal professors" who inject their personal views into classrooms. Is this intimidation of free speech or just a publicity stunt?

Posted on: Oct 14, 2004, Source:

A voter registration outfit largely funded by the Republican National Committee is being accused of destroying the registration forms of hundreds of newly registered Democratic voters in Nevada.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2004, Source:

The pacification of Samarra is not a victory, but just another milestone in Iraq's prolonged tailspin into chaos.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2004, Source:

Two new anti-immigration initiatives intend to keep California immigrants from getting driver's licenses or health care.