Conservatives

Friday Media Recall (04.06.2012)

Nearly every Friday we want to offer a collection of media pieces that we’re finding provocative, vital, persuasive, prophetic, genius, infuriating, mind-blogging, and other adjectives that gesture at all things thought-provoking. Some of these posts will, of course, focus on … Continued

Culture

Cross-Post: New Report Exposes Media Love Affair with Right-Wingers

Originally published on Alternet.org by Joshua Holland. Forget about fake moon landings and Obama’s birth certificate. The most enduring unfounded conspiracy theory in America is that our institutions of knowledge – the media, the academy and even science — are … Continued

Politics

Cross-Post: Massive Censorship Of Digg Uncovered

Posted on Alternet.org by oleoleolson, August 5, 2010 A group of influential conservative members of the behemoth social media site Digg.com have just been caught red-handed in a widespread campaign of censorship, having multiple accounts, upvote padding, and deliberately trying … Continued

Do I Disappoint you?

Last night, John McCain spoke to his Republican base of 20,000 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. Many of these supporters will be his staunchest allies in his push for the presidency this fall. Sen. McCain’s speech … Continued