Norman Stockwell

Norman Stockwell is publisher of The Progressive magazine.

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Reporters in public settings are also finding that people are becoming “more violent toward the media than they have been in the past,” such as the recent case of Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs who was physically attacked by Republican candidate Greg Gianforte while asking a question. Views
Tuesday, August 08, 2017
Trump Team Sets the Stage for Prosecutions of the Press
At a press briefing last week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions warned darkly of “the dramatic growth in the number of unauthorized disclosures of classified national security information in the past several months.” He suggested that his Justice Department would begin “reviewing policies affecting...
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Monday, November 28, 2016
On Covering Fidel Castro
Although he was ninety years old and had stepped away from all official duties in 2008 due to ill health, the death of Fidel Castro on November 25 came as a surprise to many to whom it seemed he would never die. Called simply “Fidel” by supporters and detractors alike, the Cuban president had been...
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Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Remembering Civil Rights and Peace Activist Tom Hayden
Tom Hayden is perhaps best known as the principal author of the Port Huron Statement , the central document of the Students for a Democratic Society , written in June 1962. It declared “we seek the establishment of a democracy of individual participation.” On the fiftieth anniversary of that...
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