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May Day Special: Progressives Bern Brightly in California

In Marin County on May 1, progressives by the hundreds lined up for Sanders delegate caucus in sizzling sun, fresh vox pop..... Continue reading May Day Special: Progressives Bern Brightly in California

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In-Depth Interview: Veteran MidEast Journalist Charles Glass on His New Book, “Syria Burning”

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Charles Glass started covering the Middle East in 1973, and was chief correspondent for ABC News for many years.  His new book is Syria Burning: A Short History of a Catastrophe. Continue reading In-Depth Interview: Veteran MidEast Journalist Charles Glass on His New Book, “Syria Burning”

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PBC News & Comment: Democrats in Congress Confront Voter Suppression

Members of Congress held important hearing on malicious laws and tactics that are preventing people, mostly minority Democrats, from voting…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Democrats in Congress Confront Voter Suppression

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PBC News & Comment: House Unanimously Passes Email Privacy Bill

In rare, welcome departure, GOP-controlled House passes email privacy bill requiring warrant to search email: what if it’s on iPhone?.... Continue reading PBC News & Comment: House Unanimously Passes Email Privacy Bill

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PBC News & Comment: Sanders Signals Acceptance, Shifts Campaign Attitude

Media place crowns on Clinton and Trump as voters of both parties display massive denial about the candidates' yuge drawbacks…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Sanders Signals Acceptance, Shifts Campaign Attitude

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PBC News & Comment: Mysterious Death and Murder in Flint

TV cameras and politicians have moved on, as Flint water crisis leads to murder, unexplained death and surveillance of Michiganders…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Mysterious Death and Murder in Flint

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PBC News & Comment: NY Times Tags Clinton as “Last True Hawk” in Prez Race

As paid web trolls reveal the scope of the Clinton propaganda machine, NY Times profiles Hillary as most hawkish candidate….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: NY Times Tags Clinton as “Last True Hawk” in Prez Race

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PBC News & Comment: In Major Shift, Case of Victims of US Torture Will Proceed

Federal judge in Spokane denies government motions, allows torture victims to sue CIA consultants Mitchell and Jessen, Jason Leopold deserves credit…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: In Major Shift, Case of Victims of US Torture Will Proceed

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PBC News & Comment: Rachel Maddow Only Finds GOP Voting Errors in NY Primary

On MSDNC, Rachel Maddow covers NY elections glitch in GOP primary, ignores all of the problems Dems faced, investigation promised…. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Rachel Maddow Only Finds GOP Voting Errors in NY Primary

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PBC News & Comment: Women, Non-whites Give Clinton the Edge in NY Primary

Media downplays election problems and rushes to Clinton coronation in election night coverage of pivotal New York state primary….. Continue reading PBC News & Comment: Women, Non-whites Give Clinton the Edge in NY Primary