Stories by Philip Barron

Philip Barron is a St. Louis writer and author of the blog Waveflux. subscribe to Philip Barron's feed

Posted on: Jun 11, 2008, Source: Waveflux.net

Incremental coverage of the war in Iraq downplays the seriousness of the war and does the public a disservice.

Posted on: Jan 30, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Edwards' chief role in the 2008 presidential race had been that of progressive conscience/gadfly to the two frontrunners.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Hopefully Ciara Durkin's family will get a swifter response from the military than LaVena Johnson's has.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2007, Source: AlterNet

At the national convention of Veterans for Peace, the father of PFC LaVena Johnson speaks about her death.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: How one newspaper enlists its readers in a bid for attention from Matt Drudge.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The details of LaVena Johnson's death have been shrouded in lies and deception, the kind of official obfuscation that surrounds the death of Pat Tillman and other fallen soldiers.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The former aide still takes orders from the boss of bosses.

Posted on: Jun 25, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Why the surge strategy in Iraq amounts to "clear, hold, and lose."

Posted on: Jun 13, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Institutional disregard claims two lives, half a country apart.

Posted on: Jun 7, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The new German chancellor is rebuffed by George Bush on climate change policy.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The leading Democratic presidential candidates try to get right with God.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The United Kingdom learns why you should never give a committee £400,000 to do anything.

Posted on: May 29, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: One obstacle to media coverage of the LaVena Johnson story is the possible loss of advertising from the military.

Posted on: May 25, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: A message to the dead on Memorial Day.

Posted on: May 18, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Former <i>Post-Dispatch</i> staffers band together to create a new, online newspaper for St. Louis.

Posted on: May 18, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Under harsh criticism, Anheuser-Busch withdraws its controversial line of flavored beverages.

Posted on: May 17, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: In subtle ways - and headline construction - are biases revealed.

Posted on: May 17, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Interviews to come this afternoon and Friday afternoon.

Posted on: May 16, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Meet John McCain, the soul of consistency.

Posted on: May 11, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Diane Farsetta examines the subtexts surrounding the House Oversight Committee hearing.

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