U.S. newspapers are dying a slow, but accelerating death. Even Warren Buffet has thrown in the towel.
In crises, there is no room for “post-truth.” Denying facts and the truth endangers lives. Peddling misinformation for political purposes proves too reckless, even for populists.
Beyond containing the COVID 19 virus, we must also contain the “infodemic” — the glut of misinformation from various sources. What does that take?
It is time to be far more forceful in defending reporters and activists who serve the public and monitor the powerful.
Are the Koch brothers going to be devoured by the very same radical forces on the right-wing of Republican politics that they helped spawn?
The Binyamin and Donald show threatens to undermine, perhaps irredeemably, the institutions of democracy in Israel and the United States.
Turkey’s June 24 elections and the likely runoff will be determined by the opposition’s ability to stop Erdogan’s rigging attempts.
Trump aims for the total destruction of the established order, including all alliance partnerships the United States ever entered into.