Search Results for: Josmar Trujillo, <i>Extra!</i>

Oct
23
2014

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Oct
23
2014

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Oct
23
2014

Harriet Washington on Ebola, Carl Conetta on 'Isolationism' and US Public

Download MP3 (right click) This week on CounterSpin: As the Ebola fear-mongering seems to be letting up a little, one thing that hasn’t changed is media inattention to the xenopobia that has gone hand in hand with the panic, and any real exploration issues of inequality and how they play out in treatment of the deadly disease. We’ll talk to medical ethicist and award winning author Harriet Washington about Ebola. Also this week: Polls show pretty clearly that the public isn't enthusiastic about getting involved in more wars. To many elites, this is dangerous isolationism and a retreat from America's […]

Oct
23
2014

Harriet Washington on Ebola, Carl Conetta on 'Isolationism' and US Public

This week on CounterSpin: As the Ebola fear-mongering seems to be letting up a little, one thing that hasn’t changed is media inattention to the xenopobia that has gone hand in hand with the panic, and any real exploration issues of inequality and how they play out in treatment of the deadly disease. We’ll talk to medical ethicist and award winning author Harriet Washington about Ebola. Also this week: Polls show pretty clearly that the public isn't enthusiastic about getting involved in more wars. To many elites, this is dangerous isolationism and a retreat from America's rightful position as a […]

Oct
23
2014

Extra! May 2014

Articles Available Only to Subscribers: Cover art by Jem Sullivan

Oct
23
2014

Extra! March 2014

Oct
23
2014

Whose Recovery Is It, Anyway?

Like much of the reporting on the rest of the economy, coverage of housing is coverage of housing markets, rather than of the circumstances that all too many people still face.

Oct
22
2014

Taking a Dive on Contra Crack

At 2 a.m.—midnight in San Jose—on August 18, 1996, I was at a party at my best friend’s house in Indianapolis. I excused myself, went into a bedroom, plugged into my laptop, and dialed into the Mercury’s website. A picture of a man smoking crack, superimposed upon the seal of the CIA, drew itself on the screen. After more than a year of work, “Dark Alliance” was finally out. The Mercury News executive editor, Jerry Ceppos, called and congratulated me. The TV networks were calling the paper. We were getting phone calls from all over the world. “Let’s stay on […]