Journalism

Jon Queally, staff writer
Though some jaws dropped, many laughed, and former White House press secretary was applauded for having a " sense of humor " about the work he did for President Donald Trump, there should be nothing suprising about Sean Spicer's on-stage appearance at Sunday night's Emmy Awards. And so while some jeered the Emmy's producers for trying to make a...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Attorney General Jeff Sessions arrives to view the solar eclipse at the White House on August 21, 2017 in Washington, DC.
Amid a furious and " chilling " push by the Trump Justice Department to root...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein
The United Nations human rights chief said on Wednesday that U.S. President...

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...