Pentagon Papers Revisited: Sessions" Threat To Media Illustrates Divide Between Ideals And Discretion

The story is as old as journalism: the tension between a public servant’s urge to do the right thing while breaking the law, spilling secrets in the process and paying a price when it gets published. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 12th, 2017

Threat of Far-Right Terrorism Is Being Ignored by the Media, Analysts Suggest

Three men from central Illinois were arrested this week for targeting a mosque and women's health clinic, but the story received little attention......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 17th, 2018

Attorney General Fires McCabe, Who Was Set to Retire Sunday

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe allegedly made an unauthorized disclosure to the news media and lacked candor in an inspector general probe, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjMar 17th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: FBI Deputy Director McCabe fired two days before retirement date

Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe on Friday, alleging he made unauthorized disclosures to the media and “lacked candor” in speaking to an internal watchdog......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 17th, 2018

Israeli And US Troops Train Together To Counter Ballistic Missile Threat

In recent months verbal tensions in the middle east been rapidly escalating, with both Iran and Syria once again in the Pentagon's crosshairs (just last week t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 10th, 2018

ICICI Bank hits over four-month low; falls 13% in six trading days

The stock dipped 6% in past two trading sessions after media report suggested that the bank's MD & CEO Chanda Kochhar was summoned by the SFIO in PNB scam.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 7th, 2018

The Media"s Long History Of Pandering To Presidents & The Pentagon

Authored by James Bovard, op-ed via The Hill, Much of the media nowadays is portraying itself as heroes of the #Resist Trump movement. To exploit that meme, Hollywood producer Stev.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 2nd, 2018

Jeff Sesh: Rolling Papers With Picture Of Sessions Smoking A Joint Sold By Pot Legalization Group

The papers feature a Photoshopped image to send the message to Sessions: “We’re not criminals, junkies or idiots.”.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 2nd, 2018

US brushes off Putin"s "unstoppable" missile threat, says "fully prepared"

"We are not surprised by (Putin's) statement, and the American people should rest assured that we are fully prepared," Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 1st, 2018

Glenn Beck: "We have to start looking to heal"

Glenn Beck shares his thoughts on how to "heal" the country's media divide with Brian Stelter. He talks about his past on Fox News, stresses the need for "calm conversations," and discusses CNN's recent town hall......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnFeb 25th, 2018

Deep divide between what Hindi, English readers like news-wise: Survey

The survey analysed sharing of news articles in social media for 143 leading Indian media brands in 10 languages, including Hindi, English and Bengali, among others.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 21st, 2018

David Gergen: Trump"s attacks on media pose "growing" threat to America

President Trump's attempts to discredit the Russia investigation and his attacks against the media pose a "growing" threat to American democracy, so says David Gergen......»»

Category: topSource: moneyFeb 18th, 2018

Russian meddling meant to divide US, not electing Trump: Facebook official

The Fake News Media never fails. Hard to ignore this fact from the Vice President of Facebook Ads, Rob Goldman, said Trump.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 18th, 2018

Pentagon Sending Heavily Armed Marine Units To East Asia To "Counter China Threat"

Pentagon Sending Heavily Armed Marine Units To East Asia To "Counter China Threat".....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 13th, 2018

Oxfam Report Illustrates The Stark Rich-Poor Divide

"Of all the classes, the rich are the most noticed and the least studied." -J.K. Galbraith read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 11th, 2018

Boeing lands major missile defense contract as threat from N. Korea intensifies

While Pentagon plays “catch-up,” defense spending could increase dramatically, experts say......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 4th, 2018

Brian Stelter: One country, two media narratives

The nation's deep divide over the Nunes memo was visible on cable news......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnFeb 4th, 2018

Russia slams new U.S. nuclear weapons stance as ‘confrontational’

Russia’s foreign ministry implies the U.S. is warmongering as the Pentagon plan signals the U.S. may consider using nuclear weapons to respond to cyberattacks and focuses on the Russian threat as a reason to build smaller nuclear missiles......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 3rd, 2018

North Korea threat: Pentagon sees broader role for nuclear weapons

Critics say strategy takes 'lower-yield' nuclear arms onto battlefields.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 3rd, 2018

Boeing lands major missile defense contract, as threat from N. Korea intensifies

Spending on could increase dramatically, experts say, as Pentagon plays ‘catch up.’.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 2nd, 2018

Did "The Post" Get it Wrong? The True Story of the Vietnam War and the Pentagon Papers

In 'The Post', Daniel Ellsberg’s frustration with Defense Secretary Robert McNamara’s lies leads him to leak the Pentagon Papers. But the real story involves the cover-up of a Green Beret murder that changed the course of the Vietnam War......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 31st, 2018