Archive | January, 2015

Bill Maher says Obama “is perhaps the worst president…clamping down on the press”

Bill Maher adds to the chorus of voices criticizing Obama administration crack down on press freedom. Read the entire article at the link below: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/231370-bill-maher-obama-perhaps-the-worst-on-press-freedom   Share      

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1,000 Released Criminal Illegal Aliens Commit New Crimes

New information obtained by the Senate Judiciary Committee reveals many criminal aliens released from custody have since gone on to be convicted of new crimes. Information provided by the Department of Homeland Security indicates that 36,007 criminal illegal immigrants were released from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody in 2013. Of that total, at least […]

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Federal Judge Accuses Justice Dept. Attorneys of Possible “Fraud Upon the Court”

From any neutral viewpoint, it’s a big and serious story when a federal judge (appointed by Clinton) accuses seven Justice Department attorneys of fraud in a whistleblower case. In essence, the judge is alleging the worst sorts of ethical violations–possibly criminal–against the very government attorneys who are supposed to protect the public’s interest. “[Judge] Allegra […]

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Attkisson’s Free Press Statement to Senate Judiciary Committee

I’ve been a reporter for 30 years at CBS News, PBS, CNN and in local news. My producers and I have probed countless political, corporate, charitable and financial stories ranging from Iraq contract waste and fraud under Bush to green energy waste under Obama to consumer stories relating to the drug industry.   Some of […]

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Quotes from House Benghazi Select Committee Hearing on Evidence Production

[Above image: photo showing the aftermath of the Benghazi attacks.]  Chairman Trey Gowdy, R-SC “If six people witness an event you can’t credibly report on the event by interviewing one of the six…you have to interview all of the witnesses.” “It is interesting but not relevant to note the number of pages agencies have produced […]

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Eleven Alternative Investigative Journalism Sources

One of the most frequent questions people ask me after reading Stonewalled is: Where can I find good journalism that speaks truth to power in a fearless fashion? The traditional television news networks, national print organizations and local news still produce some great reporting. Here are some additional sources you might want to check out: […]

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CDC: “Possibility” that vaccines rarely trigger autism (AUDIO)

CDC’s immunization safety director says it’s a “possibility” that vaccines rarely trigger autism but “it’s hard to predict who those children might be.” (They’re not even trying.) [This article was first published on Sept. 2, 2014] A CDC senior epidemiologist stepped forward last week to say that he and his CDC colleagues omitted data that linked […]

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States Continue War Over Obamacare

State lawmakers are at odds over hundreds of bills to either cripple or prop up the Affordable Care Act. The Center for Public Integrity has published a comprehensive investigation examining the efforts to gut or enhance Obamacare. Share      

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Martin Luther King, Jr.

[Above image: Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1964 by Dick DeMarsico, World Telegram staff photographer – Library of Congress. New York World-Telegram & Sun Collection.]  “Courage is an inner resolution to go forward despite obstacles; Cowardice is submissive surrender to circumstances. Courage breeds creativity; Cowardice represses fear and is mastered by it. Cowardice asks the question, […]

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“New Information” from State Dept. on Benghazi

[Above image: Rep. Trey Gowdy, Chairman of House Select Committee on Benghazi] Most of the work done by the House Select Committee on Benghazi is happening behind closed doors. Today, Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy, R-S.C. announced that members have just wrapped up a classified briefing with State Department officials. “The Department of State provided new information to […]

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