New McCarthyism allows corporate media to tighten grip, Democrats to ignore their own failings
Is Rachel Maddow aware there is other news happening?
NATO expansion has fueled some of Russia’s worst fears…and impulses.
Facebook was “helped” in its efforts to wipe out these dangerous memes by the Atlantic Council, on whose board you’ll find confidence-inspiring names like Henry Kissinger, former CIA chief Michael Hayden, former acting CIA head Michael Morell and former Bush-era Homeland Security chief Michael Chertoff.
Chait says Russiagate skeptics are foolish. Here’s why he’s completely wrong.
Chomsky: So, take, say, the huge issue of interference in our pristine elections. Did the Russians interfere in our elections? An issue of overwhelming concern in the media. I mean, in most of the world, that’s almost a joke.
At present, politicians and political commentators are making much of the alleged threat to democracy posed by social media, ‘fake news’, and ‘disinformation’.
If Trump’s presidency is a national emergency and opposing it the equivalent of war—though I prefer sticking with the political process—then there isn’t much room for liberals to be liberal in the ways I found so attractive as a boy.
Putin and Trump have the capacity and responsibility to cooperate to make sure we are not humanity’s last generation.
An answer was needed, so one was created: the Russians.