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Posted by barjoe
LINK'Incredibly stupid' Ron Johnson ripped by Morning Joe for new attempt to downplay the Capitol insurrection - Raw Story - Celebrating 16 Years of Independent Journalism
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Politics
Jan 4Jan 4

Posted by LovinLarge
Would anyone be interested in writing brief summaries of the Assange and Snowden cases to help the rest of us understand what the hell is going on please?
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Atheist Points Of View On The Middle East
Dec 30, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by kmaz
As far as I know, it's useful if one creates a group to keep posting every once in awhile, so today's once in awhile post is: I like having access to Al Jazeera news. I can get it through my Roku. The other foreign news I get is I have a sort-of ...
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General & Hellos
Dec 26, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKFrom biblical times to Trump, false messiahs have doomed societies - Raw Story - Celebrating 16 Years of Independent Journalism
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General & Hellos
Dec 22, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Hages
LINK'Hell freezes over': Internet stunned as top Evangelical tells Trump to concede defeat - Raw Story - Celebrating 16 Years of Independent Journalism
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Trump Pinata
Nov 30, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by BirdMan1
Karma on the March!
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Quotes
Nov 12, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by WilliamCharles
"If journalism is good, it is controversial, by its nature." - Julian Assange
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Politics
Oct 24, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
For anyone(that less-than 5%) who somehow still isn't sure who to vote for president this election, a summary news article encapsulating the Trump presidency's first term "accomplishments." And if you reflexively scream "FAKE NEWS," yeah, assault on...
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Trump Pinata
Oct 21, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by chalupacabre
Attorneys at Trump Campaign’s Law Firm Have Donated $90,000 to Joe Biden, Almost Nothing to the President Of course they have an explanation of how this is going to hurt Biden at the end of the article. You know. For the sake of ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Oct 6, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
A different illusion?
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Music Fans
Oct 6, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
On 29.11.2020 I posted Helen Reddy had just died & so gave you her performing "I am a woman". Today I wasgreatly amused to read in the "Independent Australia" 06.10.2020 issue Jenny LeComte reports I have frequently ...
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News & Links
Aug 29, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by sunhatpat
LINKJournalism’s Gates keepers - Columbia Journalism Review
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News & Links
Aug 6, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by David1955
LINKAmericans amazed by fancy new Australian technique called ‘Journalism’ | The Shovel
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News & Links
Jul 29, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Jetty
LINKHow It's Done: Colorado Reporter Puts on a Clinic in How to Accurately Report on Violent Rioters (Video)
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News & Links
Jul 26, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
LINK10 Journalism Brands Where You Find Real Facts Rather Than Alternative Facts
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Politics
Jul 1, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by floWteiuQ
LINKAnti-Racist Engagement in the Kansas Free State Struggle, 1854-64: Horace Greeley, German 48-ers, and the Civil War Journalism of Karl Marx, 1861-62 - CounterPunch.org
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News & Links
Jun 28, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Mark Zuckerberg reverses his position on hate and racist journalism due to losses on Wall Street. MONEY TALKED!!!!!!
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Biden 2020
Jun 14, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by UrsiMajor
Biden picks fight with Trump over Confederate statues
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News & Links
Jun 11, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTrump campaign demands CNN apologize for poll that shows Biden leading
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News & Links
Jun 8, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by nogod4me
There, I Fixed It for You…Corporate media headlines revised as though they were journalism Graphics: Deborah Thomas
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Academic (e.g., Science)
May 31, 2020May 2020

Posted by LetzGetReal
Many of us are heartsick with what is happening now in our city streets ad don't know who to trust as there are manipulative forces in play. I am hard-pressed to believe much of what I see as being claimed to be independent journalism and viscerally ...
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Posts
May 14, 2020May 2020

Posted by OldGoat43
FREE EXPORT ORDER Israel's economy minister signed an order allowing medical cannabis exports after 30 day waiting period. LINK:
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Out Of The Illusion
May 10, 2020May 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Syria Spinmeisters Fumble Attempts To Narrative Manage OPCW Leaks {The fact that someone so elevated and so esteemed would find it perfectly normal to publicly cite her friendship with celebrities as a reason for a Hollywood ...
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Out Of The Illusion
May 3, 2020May 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Announcement to Readers: I'm Moving {As I wrote about in Hate Inc., the news business in America has for some time been cleaved into two groups. Roughly speaking, commercial news outlets are right-leaning or ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 6, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by t1nick
Given the President's propensity of lying, and misrepresenting facts (imagine that), CNN has stopped broadcasting the Presidents presentation. They begin broadcasting when the experts come on. Lets here it for responsible journalism. They ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Mar 29, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by JackPedigo
Febrile: pertaining to or marked by fever; feverish From the “Atlantic” essay: Ida Tarbell, ”The Woman Who Made Modern Journalism” ”From 1860 to 1895, the number of magazines in the United States rose from 575 to 5,000. McClure, born in ...
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Trump Pinata
Mar 22, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by RobertNappi2
What a whiny lil' BITCH!!!!
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Silly, Random & Fun
Mar 22, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by snytiger6
They're coming and they know you're home....
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Religion & Spirituality
Mar 5, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by whiskywoman
kids get it
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Politics
Feb 16, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by gigihein
RFK in Indiana announcing assassination of MLK Jr. Our country has devolved so much.
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Scientists
Feb 2, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by TristanNuvo
A great observation by Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson on journalism on, or about Science. One of the things that irks me most is misinformation, or at least information bias by a journalist who doesn't clearly understand the Science they are reporting. My ...
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News & Links
Feb 2, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKWant to stop fake news? Reinstate the Fairness Doctrine - The Boston Globe
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Central Pennsylvania (York, Harrisburg, Carlisle, etc.)
Feb 1, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by dfross
York, PA meeting of PA Nonbelievers: Sunday, Feb. 2, noon at Ir-on-ic Coffee Shop and Art Boutique. 256 W Philadelphia St 2951, York, PA 17401. All atheist and atheist-friendly person are welcome to hang out with us.
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Politics
Jan 23, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by Robecology
Adam Schiff; in Conclusion - today. It's a two hour presentation...but it's historic in nature. It asks the fundamental question; do we want to remain a Republic? or allow a Monarchy? It's easy to slide the cursor to any part of the speech; but ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Jan 19, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Election Insanity 2020: How Much Longer Will We Keep Getting Duped by Political Okie Dokes? {There are no strange bedfellows when it comes to American politics, they are all cheap dates who are willing to do ANYTHING to get a ...
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Quotes
Jan 13, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by Merseyman1
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not read. (Oscar Wilde)
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Politics
Jan 4, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINK'A Face In the Crowd' and the Unfulfilled Prediction of a Better America
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Memes R Us
Jan 3, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by 1EarthLovingGal
A little climate joke to give you a laugh followed by mixed feelings of guilt over climate change.
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Silly, Random & Fun
Dec 28, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by ToolGuy
Bad writing contest. @LiterateHiker will love this! Can anyone here make sense of the winner’s sentence? The Philosophy and Literature Bad Writing Contest ran from 1995 to 1998. For an essay giving background on the contest, click here. We are ...
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News & Links
Dec 15, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by Archeus_Lore
LINK‘Journalism is dying’: US govt ‘has its tentacles’ in every part of media, reporter who quit over ‘suppressed’ OPCW story warns — RT World News
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Just for Laughs
Nov 30, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by bobwjr
Makes sense
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Common Ground
Nov 25, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by altschmerz
LINKClowns to the Left of Me, Jokers to the Right: On the Actual Ideology of the American Press - PressThink
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aussie sceptics
Nov 17, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by FrayedBear
This url speaks for itself I merely add the words attributed to a Lutheran pastor about 80 years ago: First they came for the Communists And I did not speak out Because I was not a Communist Then they came for the Socialists And I did not ...
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News & Links
Oct 25, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by FearlessFly
Facebook starts testing News, its new section for journalism
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General & Hellos
Oct 18, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by rhmccluskey
“We should be lifting up the voices who, without us, would not have a voice. That’s the fundamental definition of journalism…. It’s not about sitting around interviewing powerful people, that puts you in the role of a courtier not a ...
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News & Links
Oct 13, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Are you not capable of answering a question CNN's Jake Tapper hammers GOP Senator ranting about Mueller and Biden when asked about Trump's Ukraine scandal. Kudos to Jake Tapper-We need more honest confrontational journalism like his. ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Sep 30, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by William_Mary
Neither Democrats Nor Republicans Will Admit the Problem Is Capitalism Itself It has to be said. If you're not aware of this growing crisis, you've simply allowed yourself to have been conditioned not to be. This one has been well ...
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Just for Laughs
Sep 14, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by bobwjr
Its friday why not
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AUTHORS, EDITORS, PUBLISHERS, AND READERS
Sep 13, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by babyhumanist
✶SEEKING SUGGESTIONS: Online pubs with in-depth religion/politics coverage✶ ➥ I have an already-written journalistic essay/op-ed I wish to submit, unsolicited. ➥ While being paid would be nice, I'm more interested in just getting this one ...
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News & Links
Sep 13, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by BookDeath
I have a paid subscription (through my Amazon account) to the Washington Post. I noticed this morning that at the end of EVERY article I read now I find a rather large message that says THANK YOU, (My subscriber name)! Your subscription supports ...
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General & Hellos
Sep 4, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by ToolGuy
Can Bernie rescue journalism from capitalism? Another example of how marketeering fails to serve communities and society is described in this article.
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Trump Pinata
Aug 29, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by jerry99
Lying liars are lying! George Conway Lying about lying. The Washington Post: "I don’t think this president has lied": Trump aide denies he’s ever misled the public George Conway And not only not admits to mistakes, but falsely ...
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AUTHORS, EDITORS, PUBLISHERS, AND READERS
Aug 26, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by evidentialist
Here is a little story out of my life that was jarred back to memory because of a post on doing believable dialogue. In the late 1950s I worked with my dad on material for the Capitol Records house organ, Music Views Magazine and other things in the ...
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Movie Actors & Actresses Fans
Aug 18, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by Ray13
Olivia de Havilland Born Olivia Mary de Havilland in Tokyo on July 1, 1916 - which makes her now 103 years old, and presently living in Paris, France having been retired from movies since 1986. Her younger sister was actress Joan Fontaine. ( ...
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General & Hellos
Aug 14, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKKamala Harris bursts into horrified laughter at GOP officials: ‘These guys are out just of their minds!’ – Alternet.org
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Aug 12, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by avron
I've been a fan of Matt Taibbi since his article Michelle Bachmann's Holy War: That's a great piece of investigative journalism. Here's Taibbi's recent preliminary work on Tulsi Gabbard whom I am a fan of because of her position...
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General & Hellos
Aug 6, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKRussiagate: The Great Tragic Comedy of Modern Journalism
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Out Of The Illusion
Aug 5, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by William_Mary
'Height of Unethical Journalism,' Say Critics, After CNN's Jake Tapper Uses Racist El Paso Shooter to Attack Palestinians "Tapper is the worst person on cable news. At least the Fox crowd doesn't fake objectivity." {"Somehow Jake Tapper still ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Aug 1, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by William_Mary
Intercept article calls on Democrats to step up attack on Julian Assange When fake news combines with alternative journalism. Pick you writers carefully or you'll find yourself in a deep rabbit hole of confusion lead astray from ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Jul 25, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by William_Mary
DNC Debate Exclusions Are Arbitrary and Anti-Democratic While I and others have in the past explained that the long list of candidates is a sign of the DNC's attempt to control the outcome of the primary cycle, especially ...
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Wordsmith
Jul 25, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by Lincoln55
I may have posted this one before. Its still a good tale Such Sweet Sorrow By Daniel H McCarty This one became one of my favorites the day I wrote it. We love our lovin’….but not like we love our freedom.” ― Joni Mitchell Detroit in ...
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General & Hellos
Jul 18, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by dokala
And they are serious about their "reporting." Jerry Springer journalism at its finest.
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Out Of The Illusion
Jul 17, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by William_Mary
How corporate money is destroying NPR Those that have been here a while may recall me stating that I drive for a living and listen to NPR all day. I know about a handful of others have stated they also listen to NPR. I've always wondered ...
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All Things Legal/Crime and Punishment
Jul 17, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
This is one of the best (not in a good way) articles on the realities of Chicago's South and West sides in years. Well worth the read. On life saving CPR classes, a 9th grader's thought: "You can do it on yourself,” he said of holding ...
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General & Hellos
Jul 13, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by altschmerz
LINKFunny Glassdoor reviews for FDAnews
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General & Hellos
Jul 6, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by William77
LINKJournalism as Genocide - The Polis Project, Inc
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General & Hellos
Jun 17, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThis Assange Supporter Excoriating The Press Is The Best Thing You’ll Watch All Day – Caitlin Johnstone
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News & Links
Jun 9, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by HippieChick58
LINK10 Journalism Brands Where You Find Real Facts Rather Than Alternative Facts
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Trump Pinata
Jun 9, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by Lop-Eared-Mule
Here's the difference between good journalism, and pro tRump fish wrap...
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News & Links
Jun 9, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by Lop-Eared-Mule
Here's the difference between good journalism, and pro-tRump fish wrap.....
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General & Hellos
Jun 5, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by QuidamOutrepont
Baby skunks in my backyard! They look pretty but... (21 seconds)
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jun 1, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by AnonySchmoose
GONZO JOURNALISM 😉😉😉 Noun -- Gonzo Journalism is a sub-genre of New Journalism, a style of news writing introduced between 1960s and 1970s in the U.S ... Gonzo Journalism is a first-person narrative writing style where the writer is the ...
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Out Of The Illusion
May 31, 2019May 2019

Posted by William_Mary
BRITAIN, ECUADOR, HUMAN RIGHTS, INTERNATIONAL, WIKILEAKS UN Torture Report: ‘Demonized’ Assange Has Faced ‘Psychological Torture’ The UN special rapporteur on torture has blasted four nations for imposing psychological torture on Julian ...
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General & Hellos
May 27, 2019May 2019

Posted by mojo5501
Found this article about "Lapel Pin Politics" and found the history interesting. Even if it's an old article I think the message holds true. So much is at stake for politicians in this media age of 'gotcha journalism'. Pity the fool who gets ...
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General & Hellos
May 26, 2019May 2019

Posted by ToolGuy
This is the full text of Assange’s letter to Gordon Gimmick: I have been isolated from all ability to prepare to defend myself, no laptop, no internet, no computer, no library so far, but even if I do get access it will be just for half an hour ...
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Out Of The Illusion
May 5, 2019May 2019

Posted by William_Mary
Embedded on the Frontline: Carole Cadwalladr and OSI Investigative journalism” is all the rage nowadays, in the age of “fake news. And anyone can do it, from institutions like the Guardian – “support our independent investigative ...
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General & Hellos
May 5, 2019May 2019

Posted by William77
LINKRemembering Gauri Lankesh: 8 Instances Of Her Exemplary Journalism
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Out Of The Illusion
Apr 20, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by William_Mary
Electoral politics vs. Movement Politics: The Conundrum of the Bernie Sanders Phenomenon (“Why?!!, why?!!?!!”, cries the frustrated leftist. “Why don’t my fellow citizens see the broader picture that I see so clearly?”...
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Out Of The Illusion
Apr 17, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by William_Mary
VIPS Fault Mueller Probe, Criticize Refusal To Interview Assange (What forensic evidence? From CrowdStrike? We at VIPS, in contrast, are finding more and more forensic evidence that the DNC emails were leaked, not hacked by the...
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Autoimmune Disorders and Rare
Apr 15, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by LadyAlyxandrea
So doc cleaned out my incisions and reglued them shut. Apparently for whatever reason those two just don't want to heal shut and that's why they keep getting infected. She hopes the glue will urge them to shut but if they don't start closing by next ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 15, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Ian-Duggan
LINKStop the extraordinary rendition of Julian Assange! - World Socialist Web Site
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Politics
Apr 12, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by UrsiMajor
LINKJulian Assange Got What He Deserved - The Atlantic
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General & Hellos
Apr 11, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThe Indictment of Julian Assange Is a Threat to Press Freedom | The Nation
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General & Hellos
Apr 11, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKAssange Has Been Arrested For US Extradition. The Time To Act Is Now. – Caitlin Johnstone
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General & Hellos
Apr 11, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKAssange Arrested for Committing Journalism
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General & Hellos
Apr 10, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by William77
LINKJulian assanage should not be handovered to US
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Memes R Us
Mar 26, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
Today's cheese. ???
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Out Of The Illusion
Mar 25, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by William_Mary
Consortium News’ Record on Russia-gate—A Series of Articles on How CN Covered the ‘Scandal’: No. 1—‘The Sleazy Origins of Russia-gate’ (From the “scandal’s” outset, Consortium News adopted journalistic ...
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Politics
Mar 14, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by kmdskit3
Mehdi Hasan shows the difference between British and American journalists and how to interview tRumpites.
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Politics
Mar 12, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by ToolGuy
Boom! Good journalism.
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Trump Pinata
Mar 7, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by camne
Trump revokes Obama rule on reporting drone strike deaths 07 March 2019 US & Canada There have been 2,243 drone strikes in the first two years of the Trump presidency, compared with 1,878 in Mr Obama's eight years in office, according ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Mar 6, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by William_Mary
Hugo Chavez's Memory Lives on in the Hearts of Latin Americans Chavez’s spirit was contagious and empowered the region with a passion for Latin America and its colorful history. As I was listening to Here And Now on NPR ...
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Artificial Intelligence (AI), Robots, Technology
Mar 2, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by celticagent
AI can mimic professional journalism. But will it take over?
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Politics
Mar 1, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by Wangobango3
Christopher Hedges on the future of the USA
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Bernie Sanders - The Revolution Continues
Feb 25, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by wrinkledaddypimp
watching CNN Bernie town hall and it makes me sick to see Wolf with his stupid and leading questions. Wolf is as bad as any of the Trump pundits. Just has a different looking angle. He and MSM want to keep status quo, with new faces. There is no news...
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News & Links
Feb 16, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by QueenofThrones
Anyone going to this?
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Politics
Feb 15, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by JackPedigo
LINKCover of the New "Atlantic Monthly"
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Philosophy & Meaning
Feb 12, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by UrsiMajor
Do you find most people too selfish - or much more rarely too giving?
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