MSNBC Reveals Bigotry: Right to Work Came From ‘Segregationist White Supremacist South’

(CNSNews.com) – MSNBC’s Chris Hayes said on Sunday he is “uncomfortable” using the phrase “right-to-work” because it has its origins in the “segregationist white supremacist south.” “I’m not going to use the phrase [right to work] that is commonly used because it is such a ridiculous—let me just give people a little bit of history […]

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2012 Dishonest Reporting Awards

2012 Dishonest Reporting Awards December 17, 2012 15:05 by Pesach Benson   The 2012 Dishonest Reporter: Gideon Levy, Haaretz In a break with tradition for HonestReporting readers, this year’s Dishonest Reporter winner is not a member of the international media but someone disturbingly close to home. It’s no secret that some of the most critical stories […]

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Fiscal Cliff Solutions: Soar Over the Cliff or Kick the Can

Kicking the can is the least repugnant remaining resolution to the fiscal cliff. The only alternatives appear to be the Republicans’ unconditional surrender on income tax rates (and conceding their principles) or simply going over the cliff. The story is now a familiar one. Congress and the President conspire to delay every conceivable difficulty until […]

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Soot, Soot Riot: EPA’s New Rule Costly and Unnecessary

Faced with a court-ordered deadline, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized more stringent rules for National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Particulate Pollution (PM2.5), more commonly known as soot. The new standard lowers the standard from 15 micrograms per cubic meter of air down to 12 micrograms, and counties must meet the standard by 2020 […]

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Jonathan Pollard

CIA Study: Pollard didn’t Seek Info on U.S.

A 1987 study ordered by the CIA found that Jonathan Pollard, convicted in the U.S. of spying for Israel, never sought to obtain information about U.S. activities. Rather, he was instructed by his Israeli handlers to obtain information about Israel’s enemies. The 1987 study by the Foreign Denial and Deception Analysis Committee was ordered by […]

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