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07 Sep 2016

The Derangement Of Journalists Against Transparency

Journalists who argue for limiting FOIA so emails are protected betray a great tradition of watchdog journalism.

25 Aug 2016

WATCH: Mara Einstein Discusses Her Book, ‘Black Ops Advertising’

Mara Einstein discusses a fundamental shift in advertising—how it is getting harder to tell difference between content and ads.

Clinton campaign operative David Brock has close ties to partisan outlets, Blue Nation Review and Think Progress.
27 Jun 2016

Partisan Media Is Worthless

Social movements, not the work of political parties, are the key to forcing the powerful to make concessions.

Left: Still from "Washington Forum." Right: Photo of Jamie Kirchick from Wikipedia.
16 Jun 2016

US State Media Runs Hit Piece On Bernie Sanders

For reasons still unknown, a US government owned and operated media outlet, Voice of America, published a hit piece on Senator Bernie Sanders.

Still from video of the 2016 Nevada Democratic Convention. Video by Chachi1984 on YouTube
23 May 2016

2016 Election Needs More Journalism, Way Less Political Gossip

We take the concerns of Sanders supporters and research them. And it turns out there has been a lot of merit to those allegations.

Screenshot from Knight Foundation survey of US news editors.
21 Apr 2016

US News Editors Find It Increasingly Difficult To Defend First Amendment

A survey of editors from print and online publications found most news organizations struggle to defend the right to freedom of the press.

Photo By CartoonDiablo own work, released under Public Domain. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
06 Apr 2016

Was Corporate Media Too Dumb To Understand Sanders Bank Breakup Plan?

The usual suspects in infotainment claim Sanders somehow blew an interview with The New York Daily News and does not understand how to breakup the banks.

Screenshot of Politico press release announcing the hiring of Brad Dayspring.
10 Mar 2016

Journalism For Sale At Politico?

Sources tell Shadowproof that Politico Pro heavily relies on the powerful people and institutions it covers for its funding.

Naomi Wolf said, "Project Censored is a lifeline to the world's most urgent and significant stories." (Facebook / Project Censored)
01 Mar 2016

LISTEN: Project Censored Discusses Biggest News Fails Of The Last Two Years

On February 9, Kevin Gosztola talked with Project Censored’s Mickey Huff and Andy Lee Roth about their latest work, “Censored 2016”

29 Feb 2016

Support Diverse Voices in Journalism: Help Us Hire Roqayah Chamseddine

We hope this interview with Roqayah will persuade you to help us provide her a platform for her insightful, thought-provoking, and critically important work.