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3/19/2021
15 : 54

“The Bernie team won,” so the entire staff of the state Democratic Party quit.

The entire staff of the Nevada Democratic Party just quit after progressives won control of the party. In a huge victory for progressives and the culmination of years of grassroots organizing, a slate
3/17/2021
7 : 24

CIA Headquarters Got Vaccinated in Early January

“Nobody gives a shit about the overseas workforce,” a former CIA officer complained. MOST READ A Year Later, Tara Reade Works to Correct the Record Ryan Grim An attorney for Tara Reade has approached a
3/13/2021
15 : 34

“Cherry” and Hollywood’s Treatment of Robbers and Victims

The new film starring Tom Holland illustrates how our culture elevates the outlaws and sidelines their victims. MOST READ Inside the Oil Industry's Fight to Roll Back Tribal Sovereignty After
3/10/2021
13 : 24

Entire Staff of Nevada Democratic Party Quits After Democratic Socialist Slate Won Every Seat

The battle between insurgent progressives in Nevada and the Harry Reid machine began building in 2016. MOST READ Entire Staff of Nevada Democratic Party Quits After Democratic Socialist Slate Won Every
3/6/2021
13 : 24

Mitch McConnell Working With Kentucky Legislature on Senate Exit Strategy

The power to appoint a US senator's replacement currently falls to Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear. McConnell has other ideas. MOST READ Why Did Police Never Solve the Murder of a Prominent Portland
3/5/2021
19 : 14

Trump is gone. Donations are down. That’s a problem.

Since Trump left office, donations to The Intercept are down sharply. Since Donald Trump left office on January 20, donations to The Intercept have gone down sharply. After years of steady growth, last
3/3/2021
13 : 34

Andrew Cuomo Is Living to Regret the Deal He Pushed on Letitia James

Attorney General Tish James was once at the mercy of Cuomo's kingmaking power in New York. Now the tables have turned. MOST READ India Targets Climate Activists With the Help of Big Tech Naomi
2/27/2021
13 : 24

Erik Prince and the Failed Plot to Arm a CIA Asset-Turned-Warlord in Libya

Sources and exclusive documents reveal new details about Prince's long campaign to back Libyan strongman Khalifa Hifter. MOST READ Erik Prince and the Failed Plot to Arm a CIA Asset-Turned-Warlord
2/25/2021
20 : 14

The “grim reaper of American newspapers” strikes again

The journalism industry just received another body blow, and this one is devastating. The journalism industry just received another body blow, and this one is devastating. A vulture hedge fund
2/24/2021
13 : 24

Within Hours of Capitol Riot, FBI Seized Thousands of Phone Records

The inclusion of congressional phone data in the FBI investigation raises thorny constitutional questions. MOST READ FBI Seized Congressional Cellphone Records Related to Capitol Attack Ken
2/20/2021
13 : 34

Texas Republicans Ran a 20-Year Experiment. The Results Are In.

The state's energy crisis didn't come out of nowhere. MOST READ Texas Republicans Ran a 20-Year Experiment. The Results Are In. Deconstructed The state's energy crisis didn't come out
2/17/2021
13 : 24

How to Understand the Rage Economy

In “Postjournalism,” media ecologist Andrey Mir analyzes the way the news economy shapes our perceptions of reality. MOST READ The “For the People Act” Would Make the US a Democracy Jon Schwarz The
2/13/2021
13 : 24

Former FBI Officials Tapped for Amazon’s Security Apparatus

The company is staffing up with former FBI agents focused on security and intelligence gathering. MOST READ Minnesota Police Want a Pipeline Company to Pay for Weapons Claimed as PPE Alleen Brown
2/13/2021
5 : 8

Was Election Denial Just a Get-Rich-Quick Scheme?

Widespread voter fraud is a fake problem, but some conservative donors say they're getting scammed out of real money. MOST READ How Iran Tried to Recruit Spies Against the US in Iraq James Risen
2/6/2021
13 : 34

What the Far-Right Fascination With Pinochet’s Death Squads Should Tell Us

When Trumpists use images of the “Hoppean Snake,” offering “free helicopter rides,” they're advocating a program of extermination. MOST READ What the Far-Right Fascination With Pinochet's Death
2/4/2021
16 : 34

The billionaires behind the January 6 insurrection

To prevent further far-right violence, we must dig deep beneath superficial narratives to follow the money. Nearly a month after the January 6 attacks on the US Capitol, we still don't have a clear
2/3/2021
13 : 24

Inside the Brutal Power Struggle at Homeland Security

An investigation paints a picture of DHS's Office of Inspector General in chaos. MOST READ How the LAPD and Palantir Use Data to Justify Racist Policing Mara Hvistendahl In a new book, a
1/30/2021
13 : 24

The Reengineering of a People

52 gigabytes of leaked government documents detail suffocating surveillance of China's Uyghur minority. MOST READ Millions of Leaked Police Files Detail Suffocating Surveillance of China's
1/27/2021
13 : 24

Hunts Point Strike Is the Bold Labor Action the Country Needs

Essential workers organized from the bottom up and won concessions, Natasha Lennard writes. MOST READ Forget Biden's Bust of Cesar Chavez: Hunts Point Strike Is the Bold Labor Action the Country
1/23/2021
15 : 34

The Meaning of the Mittens

The symbolic power of Bernie's old hand warmers was the work of the “us” in “not me, us,” writes Naomi Klein. MOST READ The Meaning of the Mittens: Five Possibilities Naomi Klein The symbolic power