Wall Street Is Killing Local Newspapers

By Olivia Snow Smith, Otherwords.org -

Two years ago, the small, bi-weekly Iowa paper (circulation: 3,000) won the coveted Pulitzer Prize for taking on agricultural water pollution in the state. If it weren’t for vibrant local papers, [...]

Unearthing The Black Newspaper That Sold The California Dream To Freed Slaves

By Shaya Tayefe Mohajer, Cjr.org -

STANDING ON SLAUSON AVENUE last month, Arianne Edmonds joined Angelenos who gathered along the 25-mile route of rapper Nipsey Hussle’s funeral procession. Thousands of fans thronged sidewalks to [...]

Questions, Questions Where Are The Answers?

By Ralph Nader, Nader.org -

In an oft-reported exchange between Gertrude Stein, an American widely known for her wisdom and glittering 1920s Parisian literary salon, and one of her earnest admirers, the admirer asked her – [...]

Harvard Experiment Finds Large Effects From Small News Outlets

By Jason Alcorn, mediashift.org -

By Jason Alcorn for Media Shift - Even small publishers have a large effect on the national discourse, according to a new paper published in Science on the effects of news. “Exposure to the news [...]

The War Against Alternative Information

By Rick Sterling, www.consortiumnews.com -

By Rick Sterling for Consortium News - The new law mandates the U.S. Secretary of State to collaborate with the Secretary of Defense, Director of National Intelligence and other federal agencies [...]

Western Media Propaganda Threatens Peace

By Roger Annis, www.counterpunch.org -

By Roger Annis for Counter Punch - Western media is becoming unhinged as its anti-Russia propaganda struggles to keep a hold on its consumers. Two recent examples provide evidence. Pro-peace [...]

Stories You Should Have Heard About But Probably Didn’t

By Carey Wedler, www.theantimedia.org -

By Carey Wedler for Anti Media - (ANTIMEDIA) In 2015, the iron fist of power clamped down on humanity, from warfare to terrorism (I repeat myself) to surveillance, police brutality, and corporate [...]

The US Media And Propaganda

By Dave Lindorff, www.counterpunch.org -

By Dave Lindorff for Counter Punch - Are the American corporate media largely propaganda organs, or news organizations? Here are a few points to consider, and then you the reader can decide. [...]

Exposing Lies, Telling The Truth

By Robert J. Burrowes, www.popularresistance.org -

By Robert J. Burrowes - I have just read Andre Vltchek's new book 'Exposing Lies of the Empire'. http://badak-merah.weebly.com/exposing-lies-of-the-empire.html Let me tell you something about [...]

Protests Against Israeli Attack On Gaza

By News2Share, www.youtube.com -

Videos Of Protests Against Israeli Attack On Gaza. "War Profiteering Is Obscene," "Code Pink Founder Speaks Against U.S. Supporting Israel," " Code Pink Holds "Die-In" Memorial Demonstration."

How Supreme Court Made U.S. Government Illegitimate

Earlier this year, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled, in McCutcheon V. FEC, the court struck down a limit on how much cash an individual could give to all federal candidates during an election [...]