Journalism

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
After members of a rightwing militia—many armed with assault rifles—seized the headquarters of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon on Saturday afternoon, observers questioned the corporate media's treatment of the event, pointing to a double standard in coverage compared to other recent protests. The Oregonian reported Saturday that Ammon Bundy,...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Casino magnate and right-wing mega-donor Sheldon Adelson. (Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Now that casino magnate and billionaire rightwinger Sheldon Adelson has been...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Staff of Nevada's biggest and most influential paper want to know, "Are you my owner?" (Photo: Binuri Ranasinghe/cc/flickr)
Secrecy behind Las Vegas Review-Journal sale even more troubling because of the...

Further

Egypt's grotesque sentencing of three Al Jazeera journalists to years in prison for doing their job is sparking well-earned outrage, with their boss declaring the decision "defies logic, sense and any semblance of justice.” Hopefully, outrage will likewise greet the news that, the day before, John Kerry was in Egypt assuring al-Sisi the U.S. will be sending Apache helicopters "very, very soon" to add to the $600 million of weaponry we've already sent, now that our two freedom-loving countries...