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Going Along with the Donkey as Long as the Elephants are Worse: When the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) has its annual howling convention in the Washington, DC area, the mainstream mass media expands its coverage like an accordion from the weeks leading up to the gathering to the analysis of the … Continue reading →
Columbia Journalism Review Launches Annual Review of the White House Press Corps Funded by the Helen Thomas Fund: March 17, 2015 Columbia Journalism Review Launches Annual Review of the White House Press Corps Funded by the Helen Thomas Fund The Columbia Journalism Review has established the Helen Thomas Fund to support the annual publication of a substantial article … Continue reading →
Billionaire Hanauer Hammers Stock Buybacks: Self-made billionaire (meaning he didn’t inherit it), Nick Hanauer is not one to mince words, especially when they are backed by facts and principles of fairness. The Seattle entrepreneur, author and venture capitalist (he was the first non-family investor in … Continue reading →
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Inquiry Launched into New Zealand Mass Surveillance: New Zealand’s spy agency watchdog is launching an investigation into the scope of the country’s secret surveillance operations following a series of reports from The Intercept and its partners. On Thursday, Cheryl Gwyn, New Zealand’s inspector-general of intelligence and security, announced that ...
Deployment of Controversial Urban Sensor System Aided by Aggressive Lobbying: “Is NYC’s new gunshot detection system recording private conversations?” asks Fusion in a recent story about ShotSpotter, a sensor technology currently being set up in the Bronx and Brooklyn. ShotSpotter sensors use microphone and satellite technology to detect, locate and report gunshots to poli...
Passphrases That You Can Memorize — But That Even the NSA Can’t Guess: It’s getting easier to secure your digital privacy. iPhones now encrypt a great deal of personal information; hard drives on Mac and Windows 8.1 computers are now automatically locked down; even Facebook, which made a fortune on open sharing, is providing end-to-end encryption in the chat tool Wh...
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HILARIOUS VIDEO: FL Emergency Management Director Trying Not to Say 'Climate Change': We're a few days late on this, but its worth it. If you didn't catch this in our laugh-out-loud Green News Report on Thursday (or even if you did), here's the full high-larious video of Brian Koon, Director of Florida's Div. of Emergency Management, trying and trying not to say the words "climate...
'Green News Report' - March 26, 2015:   IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Lots of good and/or hysterical news today! Climate change denier Ted Cruz compares himself to Galileo; BP breaks up with ALEC; Texas town goes 100 percent renewable; PLUS: Florida official struggles with Gov. Scott's unwritten ban on the words 'climate change'.......
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FactChecking Ted Cruz, Part II: In announcing his presidential candidacy, Sen. Ted Cruz painted a bleak picture of “economic stagnation” and “record numbers” of small-business failures. He’s off base on both counts. Far from being stagnant, the U.S. economy has chalked up five straight years of growth, gaining nearly 11.5 mill...
Chicago School Fight: Chicago mayoral candidate Chuy Garcia claims in a new ad that Mayor Rahm Emanuel “took” money from closed public schools and “gave” it to “elite private schools.” Those “private schools,” in fact, are publicly funded charter schools — open to all students tuition-free. Emanuel and Garcia will fac...
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Regulatory Capture, Captured on Video: This is courtesy of Yves Smith over at Naked Capitalism, who's been following the strange story of SEC Examination chief Andrew Bowden's evolving position on financial corruption for a while. That story blew up recently in a remarkable public appearance by Bowden, in which the would-be enforce...
Donald Trump Is America's Stupidest Person; Has Never Heard of Google: We should get the wire services and pollsters to create a consensus "Dumbest Americans" list, the way BCS football teams or boxing contenders are rated. Not only would it be fun, but it would be a way for Donald Trump to stay in the news without having to say dumb...
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Interests, Ideology And Climate – NYTimes.com – Paul Krugman: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/09/opinion/krugman-interests-ideology-and-climate.html?emc=edit_th_20140609&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=26842820&_r=0
How a Big Agribusiness Firm Infiltrated the EPA and Made a Mockery of Science: Regardless of who tried to bring the toxicity truth to light, the power of corporate money and resources controlled the science and the government approvals. It remains legal today. There is a good question in the article. It asks, why the burden of proof is not on Syngenta to positively prov...
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