Politics

December 04, 2013

When It Comes to a Free Press, Greed Is Good
8:33 AM

Perhaps the thing that inhibits people from understanding Alan Rusbridger is that the editor of the Guardian, the English-speaking world’s foremost left-wing newspaper, is constantly forced to think like a capitalist.

December 03, 2013

The Final, Last-Ditch Anti-Obamacare Challenge: A Courtroom Dispatch
9:35 PM

Obamacare won't be clear until this is finally dismissed

The Fox News Canon
A liberal-arts education from the conservative network's biggest stars
8:00 PM

What would a liberal arts education look like from the conservative network's biggest stars? We built the bookshelf. 

A Sergeant Pimped Out Female Soldiers. The Army's Going After a John.
This is progress for the military

Yet again, a soldier employed by the U.S. military’s sexual assault and harassment program has been accused of being a sexual predator. And Sgt.

Here's How Chinese Censorship Works
5:48 PM

Bloomberg News isn't the only one baffled by the country's capricious regulations.

Fox News Warns of Invading Muslim Schoolgirls Bent on Swim Classes
4:39 PM

If you have ever tuned in to Fox News and seen Heather Nauert on the air, you have probably also registered surprise that she is able to string an entire sentence together. But not only can she talk—she can also read.

This Law of Economics Shows Why Print Journalism Is Doomed
2:37 PM

And why public funding is the best solution.

Bitcoin's Bandwagon Has Never Been More Crowded
Even Ben Bernanke's on board. Don't fall for it.
2:29 PM

Even Ben Bernanke's on board. Don't fall for it.

France Has Charged Bob Dylan With Breaking the Country's Most Ridiculous Law
1:42 PM

France's law prohibiting "incitement to hatred" is itself an incitement to hatred.

December 02, 2013

Russia's Liberals Are Watching Ukraine's Revolution Very Closely—And So Is Putin
10:10 PM

In case you missed it, Kiev has been exploding over the last few days.

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