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There Are Far Fewer Reporters In America Today Than Ten Years Ago

Here's an alarming fact for you: the number of working journalists in the United States dropped by nearly 20,000 in just six years, according to the Pew Research Center.

Comcast Goes to Washington... and Flops

[Commentary] Comcast took to Washington to sell its mega-merger with Time Warner Cable.

What Shrinking Newsrooms Mean in the Age of the Koch Brothers and Billionaire Donors

[Commentary] The Star-Ledger's owner announced massive layoffs at the newspaper as part of a larger effort at consolidation.

Beyond McCutcheon: Deeper Questions Demand Raising

[Commentary] Everyone's taking about the Supreme Court's perfectly predictable "Citizens United 2" McCutcheon decision. It's what we are not talking about that worries me.

News Organizations Demand Protection of Journalists In Joint Statement

Participants at the BBC's Safety of Journalists Synopsium issued a joint statement calling for the protection of journalists, the BBC reported.

Resolution Adopted To Protect Journalists Covering Protests

A major step has been taken towards the protection of journalists. A resolution adopted by the United Nations Human Rights Council now acknowledges “the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of peaceful protests.”

The Agitprop of Ajit Pai: The Republican FCC Commissioner Calls Out the Troops

[Commentary] The entire right-wing mediasphere flexed its powerful muscles against its only regulator, the Federal Communications Commission.

Feinstein v. the CIA: A Moment of Truth

[Commentary] It was a truly historic moment when Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) took to the Senate floor to warn that the CIA's continuing cover-up of its torture program is threatening our Constitutional division of p

The FCC -- Actually Enforcing Its Own Rules?

[Commentary] There is a new sheriff at the Federal Communications Commission, and it looks like Tom Wheeler is here to protect the townspeople, not the outlaws.

Which Algorithm Are You?

[Commentary] I love online quizzes. And it doesn't matter whether these quizzes are based on data or not.