Stories by Brad Friedman

Brad Friedman is the publisher of The BRAD BLOG. He has appeared in the documentaries "Uncounted: The New Math of American Elections" and "Murder, Spies & Voting Lies: The Clint Curtis Story." subscribe to Brad Friedman's feed

Posted on: Feb 7, 2014, Source: The Brad Blog

The much-maligned whistleblower brings to sharp relief the fact that a privatized national security and surveillance state is not a bug but a feature to profiting contractors.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2012, Source: The BradBlog

Breaking update -- Republicans running from Strategic Allied Consulting

Posted on: Sep 8, 2011, Source: Brad Blog

The fallout has led the Democratic Speaker of the NJ Assembly to call the governor "disgraceful," and that she is "beginning to wonder if Gov. Christie is mentally deranged."

Posted on: Jun 14, 2011, Source: Brad Blog

Maybe rich Republicans, not ACORN, should have been the targets of voter fraud prevention efforts.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2011, Source: Brad Blog

Japan's Prime Minister Naoto Kan: "We are not in a position where we can be optimistic. We must treat every development with the utmost care."

Posted on: Mar 1, 2011, Source: Brad Blog

More than a dozen Dems have called on Republicans to investigate the Chambers' proposed $12 million smear, forgery, fraud, and disinformation campaign.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2011, Source: Brad Blog

And why the Chamber's hired goons are highly likely to get away with it.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2010, Source: Brad Blog

Juan Carlos Vera is suing James O'Keefe, the ACORN "pimp," and Hannah Giles (his "ho"), for at least $75,000 in accordance with California's Invasion of Privacy Act.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2010, Source: Brad Blog

Clark Hoyt says in Sunday column 'editors considering correction' and concedes paper 'should have' covered report finding no criminality in 'heavily edited' sting videos.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2010, Source: Brad Blog

The Times maintains its claim that James O'Keefe wore a pimp suit into ACORN offices -- despite an attorney general's report that says otherwise, and no corroborating evidence.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2010, Source: Brad Blog

Following the discovery that American guns were inscribed with biblical passages, the Military Religious Freedom Foundation received anti-Semitic emails.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2009, Source: Commonweal Institute

Without freedom of the airwaves, there is no freedom of the press.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2008, Source: Brad Blog

Pennsylvania was ordered to provide emergency paper ballots if voting machines fail. But some local officials say they can't do it.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Ohio's top election official describes how she is planning for a fair presidential election in an exclusive interview with Brad Friedman.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2008, Source: Brad Blog

The hack shows vote counts can be altered no matter what the paper receipts say.

Posted on: May 21, 2008, Source: Brad Blog

Questions remain about foreign ownership of one of the U.S.'s big voting machine manufacturers.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2007, Source: AlterNet

A response to People for the American Way and other progressives' recent statements on an important election reform bill pending in Congress.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2007, Source: AlterNet

American democracy cannot afford another questionable presidential election. So why are the Democrats getting the solution so wrong?

Posted on: Nov 12, 2006, Source: Computerworld

Did Election 2006 mark smooth transition to electronic balloting? Not so fast, America.