The ‘Fake News’ Story Is Fake News

By Phillip Weiss, Mondoweiss. -

Almost every day on public radio or public television, I hear reports about how fake news is undermining our democracy. These high-minded reporters and anchors seem truly to believe that a [...]

Thirteen Years After His Passing, Gary Webb’s Work Lives On

By Robert Brune, www.popularresistance.org -

Thirteen years ago on December 9, the world lost one of the few remaining investigative truth tellers. Gary Webb, formerly of the San Jose Mercury News ,authored one of the most epic series [...]

Austerity Has Failed: Open Letter From Piketty To Angela Merkel

By Thomas Piketty , Jeffrey Sachs , Heiner Flassbeck , Dani Rodrik and Simon Wren-Lewis, www.thenation.com -

By Thomas Piketty , Jeffrey Sachs , Heiner Flassbeck , Dani Rodrik and Simon Wren-Lewis in The Nation - The never-ending austerity that Europe is force-feeding the Greek people is simply not [...]