The ongoing bonanza in the U.S. hydraulic fracturing industry marks a dangerous misstep on the road to U.S. energy independence.
The commercial broadcast media is threatening the most important act in a democracy: voting.
Although the Internet has made it possible to access many diverse sources of news online, what’s missing is diverse coverage of what’s going on in our own backyards.
In response to popular pressures, the Algerian regime is making gestures toward reform. But the real problem is the regime itself.
Serving the public trust instead of just chasing profits made the journalism business better in the old days, even without computers.
After eight years, the Spanish court case against three U.S. soldiers responsible for the murder of cameraman Jose Couso continues in spite of heavy U.S. pressure. But could the testimony of a former Army eavesdropper provide the final push to conviction?
Media caution and skepticism are in short supply.
Community radio is about to undergo an unprecedented expansion.
He created the perfect atmosphere for criminal activities and called it “freedom of the press.”
Every summer, we’re bombarded with overplayed and unimportant news stories.
News consumers have overdosed on lurid, salacious fluff.
There’s a good chance you’ve never heard about the People’s Budget, though there’s been a mountain of media coverage of the budget mess.
HuffPo writers need not only a platform–but cash as well.
Before political gamesmanship erases some of our most trusted sources of news and information, we should take a step back and take a serious look at the positive role that public media play around the world.
Newspapers are trying to catch up with the revolution that WikiLeaks began.