Apr
15
2014

Can White People Be Terrorists?

How media label Kansas shooting suspect

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The man accused of shooting and killing three people at Jewish community centers in Kansas has a long history as a right-wing terrorist. So why won't media call him a terrorist?

Apr
11
2014

FAIR TV: April 11, 2014

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Apr
11
2014

Phyllis Bennis on Afghan Elections, Alfie Kohn on The Myth of the Spoiled Child

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CBS told viewers the recent presidential election in Afghanistan was a major victory for the US military. The idea that 12 years of war and occupation have gifted that country with peace and stability is shaping up as the line of the day in US media. Phyllis Bennis of the Institute for Policy Studies has a different take.

And author Alfie Kohn talks about his new provocative new book, "The Myth of the Spoiled Child," which argues that much of the conventional wisdom about children and parenting is just wrong.

Apr
09
2014

Botching the Israel/Palestine Timeline

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Apr
03
2014

It's Torture–but Let's Not Call It That

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Mar
17
2014

No More Media Silence on TPP

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Mar
01
2014

Jeff Bezos and the Imperial Paper

Washington Post’s prestige based on proximity to power

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Amazon’s Jeff Bezos paid $250 million for the Washington Post—but Amazon is being paid more than twice that by the CIA.

Feb
01
2014

Calling Rape by Its Right Name

In L.A. Times, suspects with a badge get a pass

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The L.A. Times inexplicably employed every other word and phrase imaginable other than "rape" to describe what two LAPD officers were accused of.