Jim Lobe, IPS News
WASHINGTON - Despite media hype, missteps by federal health agencies, and apparent efforts by right-wing and some neo-conservatives to foment fear about the possible spread of the Ebola virus in the U.S., most of the public remain at least “fairly” confident in the authorities’ ability to deal with the virus. Concern about the potential threat...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
James Risen (Photo: Alex Menendez/UCB Graduate School of Journalism)
Accepting Colby College's Elijah Parish Lovejoy award for courageous journalism...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In an effort to win support for its bombing campaign against Syria, the Obama...


Partnering with Brave New Films to counter the increasingly right-wing slant of a "new media ecosystem," intrepid independent Sen. Bernie Sanders has launched a weekly online show, "Senator Sanders Unfiltered," to speak directly with voters on health care, the class divide and other issues. See the first one here "Democratic debate has always been a two-way street. Now, it's more like five intersecting eight-lane highways. I'm pleased to be running out into the middle of that traffic."