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Chris Christie Says GOP Must Win So It Can Control 'Voting Mechanisms'
Posted on: Oct 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet
The Republican governor made some revealing comments in a speech at the Chamber of Commerce.
Influential Right-Wing Anti-Porn Rabbi Arrested for Voyeurism
Posted on: Oct 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet
Barry Freundel is far from the first self-righteous religious conservative to be outed as a hypocrite.
Study: Playing Violent Video Games Might Actually Make Us LESS Violent
Posted on: Oct 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet
As it turns out, indulging in a few rounds of Grand Theft Auto won't unleash your violent impulses.
6 Reasons Americans Should Stop Obsessing Over the Threat of Terrorist Attacks
Posted on: Oct 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet
Dog bites actually killed more Americans last year than terrorism.
Media Titan Rupert Murdoch's Latest Media Takeover Plot Is His Most Audacious Yet
Posted on: Jul 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet
If the titan is successful in his bid, the mega deal would be bad for everyone.
First Amendment Train Wreck in the Making: U.S. Senate Tries to Define Who Is a Journalist
Posted on: Mar 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet
Journalists have to be employed to be called journalists in Chuck Schumer's eyes.
It Took Just Hours After the Malaysian Plane Disappeared for Suggestions Muslims Were to Blame to Spill Out
Posted on: Mar 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet
Islamophobes like Rupert Murdoch were quick to target the blame.
When the World’s Richest Billionaire Owns Your Paper
Posted on: Dec 19, 2013, Source: FAIR
The New York Times covers Carlos Slim—carefully.
Are Americans Abandoning Their Televisions?
Posted on: Nov 27, 2013, Source: AlterNet
The internet is disrupting video entertainment as we know it.
An Inside Look at How NYT's Ownership Meddled with Coverage to Push Their Pet Projects
Posted on: Sep 15, 2013, Source: AlterNet
Hard evidence from one of America's leading media properties of owner interference and obedience by editors.
How Dr. King’s Words 50 Years Ago Explain How Chelsea Manning Expressed “The Very Highest Respect For The Law”
Posted on: Aug 22, 2013, Source: AlterNet
In breaking the law to expose wrongdoing, Chelsea Manning stepped into the shoes of many who had committed civil disobedience before her.
Exposing the Real Politics of Jeff Bezos: Privatization, Big Business, Lower Taxes on the Rich—Is That the Future of the Washington Post?
Posted on: Aug 7, 2013, Source: AlterNet
Like so many tech billionaires, Bezos is attracted to right-libertarian politics.
Health Insurers Spent $38 Million Lobbying Congress in 2009
Posted on: Jan 25, 2010, Source: ThinkProgress
These are the same companies that fought hard against the public option.
Obama Asks George W. Bush to Assist Haiti Relief Efforts
Posted on: Jan 14, 2010, Source: ThinkProgress
While Bush can lead a sorely needed hand to help assist raising funds, itâ€™s also important to recall the former presidentâ€™s legacy on the island nation.
As Afghan War Escalates, Military Expert Predicts 300-500 U.S. Troops To Be Killed or Wounded Per Month
Posted on: Jan 4, 2010, Source: ThinkProgress
Retired General Barry McCaffrey: "That's what we probably should expect. And that's light casualties."
The Birthplace of Jesus Is 'Under Siege' This Christmas
Posted on: Dec 25, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
As millions of Americans celebrate Christmas with their loved ones today, one group of people will commemorate the holiday in a state of virtual "siege."
Christmas Eve Marks the 3,000th Day of the War in Afghanistan, the 30th Anniversary of the Soviet Invasion
Posted on: Dec 24, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
We need a drawdown of our forces across the country.
How Obama Pushed Hard For a Public Option, Then Bailed When It Mattered Most
Posted on: Dec 22, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Despite his history of supporting the government-run insurance plan, Obama did little to pressure lawmakers when it mattered most.
GOP Congressman Opposes Timeline Because Afghanistan Extremists 'Wait Centuries to Get Even'
Posted on: Dec 3, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
Rep. John Mica (R-FL) apparently feels comfortable signaling to the Afghans that we may be in their country for centuries.
Utah Lawmaker: I Don't Mind "the Gays," but "I Donâ€™t Want â€˜Em Stuffing it Down My Throat all the Time"
Posted on: Nov 20, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress
"Certainly not in my kid's face."
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