Freedom of the Press

According to The Washington Post, the Department of Justice examined Fox News reporter James Rosen’s personal emails, phone records, and visits to the State Department in order to investigate a leak of classified information. Read more...
During an interview on CNN Wednesday night, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange warned that mass surveillance was becoming a worldwide problem as technology progressed. Assange has just published a new book about the internet, called "Cyber Punks: Freedom and the Future of the Internet." Read more...
The Supreme Court And The Pentagon Papers  - 1971
Th Supreme Court and The Pentagon Papers - special broadcast on the occasion of the Supreme Court decision over Daniels Ellsberg and The Pentagon papers. From June 30. 1971. Read more...
Anonymous: "If you see something, film something." Read more...
As we gather together in solidarity to express a feeling of mass injustice, we must not lose sight of what brought us together. We write so that all people who feel wronged by the corporate forces of the world can know that we are your allies. As one people, united, we acknowledge the reality: that the future of the human race requires the cooperation of its members; that our system must protect our rights, and upon corruption of that system, it is up to the individuals to protect their own rights, and those of their neighbors; that a democratic government derives its just power from the people, but corporations do not seek consent to extract wealth from the people and the Earth; and that no true democracy is attainable when the process is determined by economic power. Read more...

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Ed Schultz spoke to "GasLand" director Josh Fox about his arrest this Wednesday while attempting to film a Congressional hearing on hydraulic fracturing. Read more...
The targeting of journalists covering the Occupy Wall Street movement has caused the United States to fall significantly in a recent leading survey of press freedom. Read more...
September 29, 1971 - Forty Years Ago Another War.
News of the day for September 29, 1971 - The Vietnam War heating up. President Thieu orders shoot-to-kill ahead of elections where he's the only candidate. Soviet spies in UK, Crime rate goes up. Hurricane Ginger about to come on shore. Freedom of the Press Commission hearings underway. Nixon visits families of POW-MIA's meeting in Washington. Read more...
Weekend Gallimaufry - An Interview With H.L. Mencken - 1948
Weekend Gallimaufry - an interview with H.L. Mencken - A a rare and almost unknown interview with Journalism icon H.L. Mencken - recorded June 30, 1948. Mencken is interviewed by colleague Donald H Kirkley of The Baltimore Sun. Read more...
Project Censored, a media research project operating out of Sonoma State University in California has spent several years looking at media accountab Read more...