Tag Archives: New York Times

Who waylays my emails, and by what authority, @Comcast?

@Comcast @XFINITY You charge a lot. Let me receive the emails that are sent to me. — Susan Chandler (@wobblywarrior) February 27, 2017 I don’t receive happy personal emails about interior or exterior design anymore. I receive unhappy personal emails … Continue reading

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Oxymoron alert: @nytimes warns of violence from death penalty opponents

Pfizer Blocks the Use of Its Drugs in Executions By ERIK ECKHOLM A majority of the 32 states with the death penalty have imposed secrecy around their drug sources, saying that suppliers would face severe reprisals or even violence from … Continue reading

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Freelance columnist, Florida professor, other opinion guns for hire with Dark Money

Buckraking on the Food Beat: When Is It a Conflict of Interest? By Stacy Malkan Lipton’s story described how Monsanto, under fire from critics of GMO foods, “retooled their lobbying and public relations strategy to spotlight a rarefied group of … Continue reading

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Greenwald calls out New York Times on Snowden misinformation

1. Whisper to NYT 2. Demand Anonymity 3. Truth! — FAIR Look at what the New York Times, yet again, has done. Isn’t it amazing? All anyone in government has to do is whisper something in its journalists’ ears, demand … Continue reading

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Fools rush in, coerce confession for nonexistent crime

Published on Nov 22, 2013 | “Fools Rush In” by Brook Benton Deaf homeless man jailed in Virginia for six weeks says he was denied interpreter | US news | The Guardian He knew he was in jail, but he … Continue reading

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Change the world – fight ALEC

Living Wage Mandate Preemption Act – ALEC – American Legislative Exchange Council Living Wage Mandate Preemption Act Summary The Living Wage Mandate Preemption Act repeals any local “living wage” mandates, ordinances or laws enacted by political subdivisions of the state. … Continue reading

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@NationalBar applauds Baltimore police chief for requesting federal investigation

[Personal note: recently, I read a couple of reporters disparaging remarks about printing information from press releases that weren’t vetted. I often print un-vetted press releases, because I’m aware that what passes for “vetting” by the majority of mainstream reporters … Continue reading

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