According to this article from the Guardian, a judge from Illinois is fining a news editor for the Orland Park Patch $300 dollars a day for “minor direct criminal contempt” which is newspeak for refusing to reveal journalistic sources. This is not going to come as a surprise to many of us who are aware […]Read More War on Journalism in Full Swing as Judge Fines Patch Editor for Refusing to Reveal Sources
Occupy Wall Street is the kind of thing that you had to have been there to understand. Even two years later, the memories of the occupation still bring up very strong feelings within me. I spent a night in the park, although I did not sleep, and I witnessed many acts of bravery as well […]Read More My experience at Occupy Wall Street
We shouldn’t bomb countries when we know it will have no positive effect on any front except saving face. If we bomb Syria, there will absolutely 100 percent be civilian casualties; the only question is how many will die so Obama doesn’t have to look like an idiot. Glenn Greenwald: It’s a potent sign of […]Read More Are we going to bomb Syria just to save face?