Yearly Archives: 2014

Journalist Panel: KSTP-TV #Pointergate Story “Not Valid”, Should Not Have Aired


A panel of journalists including the Star Tribune’s managing editor of operations find fault with KSTP-TV for airing a story that had racist overtones. Worse was how KSTP reacted to the ridicule the story got on social media. Continue Reading →

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“Constructive Revenge”: When The U.S. Gov’t Executes Your Grandparents

Ethel & Julius Rosenberg

Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, were executed in 1953 for allegedly transferring atomic bomb secrets to the USSR. Their granddaughter now heads the Rosenberg Fund for Children which helps children of activists targeted by the government. Continue Reading →

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Video:Obama Urges FCC To Adopt Rules Protecting Net Neutrality

Barack Obama

President Obama asks the Federal Communications Commission to change the classification of the Internet to a telecommunications service…which is a wonky way of saying he wants them to protect net neutrality. Enjoy the amusing “buffering” open in the video. Continue Reading →

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