Our massive new monopolies: Am...

Jun 9, 2015 by

[Translate] Sergey Brin, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos (Credit: Reuters/Carlo Allegri/Beck Diefenbach/AP/Matt...

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THE DISH NETWORK’S DISGR...

Jun 3, 2015 by

[Translate] (Credit: lafoto via Shutterstock)   In a recent auction for publicly owned airwaves, the company executed a deceptive...

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Glenn Greenwald, I’m sorry: Wh...

May 26, 2015 by

[Translate] After 60 years in public life, my first reaction to Snowden leaks was rage. I was wrong. So was most of the media Hodding...

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The vindication of Edward Snow...

May 14, 2015 by

[Translate] The 2nd Circuit’s decision on a key provision of the Patriot Act is a huge deal, expert tells Salon Elias Isquith  ...

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This is why Amtrak train derai...

May 14, 2015 by

[Translate] The rails haven’t been important enough to anyone to invest sufficiently in repair/renewal. It’s a shameful legacy...

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Amazon’s frightening CIA partn...

Dec 7, 2014 by

[Translate] Hundreds of millions flow to Amazon from the national security state. It’s a kind of partnership we shouldn’t...

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Neil deGrasse Tyson explaining...

Nov 29, 2014 by

[Translate] Sorry “Interstellar,” Tyson explains that you don’t want to be anywhere near a black hole Sarah Gray ...

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Google’s secret NSA alliance: ...

Nov 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Inside the high-level, complicated deals — and the rise of a virtually unchecked surveillance power Shane Harris  ...

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Comcast’s worst nightmar...

Jul 21, 2014 by

[Translate] Chattanooga’s public electric utility offers residents lightning-quick connections — much to big...

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Amazon’s loathsome tax scheme:...

Jul 12, 2014 by

[Translate] T If Amazon had to pay its fair share of taxes, its bottom line would be squeezed. Finally, a level playing field...

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Free markets killed capitalism...

Jun 29, 2014 by

[Translate] Monopoly is back: Barry Lynn on the concentration of American economic power — and how we can restore fairness...

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Kickstarting the city: Can cro...

May 19, 2014 by

[Translate] Sunday, May 18, 2014 06:00 AM PDT New tools are emerging to help communities plan underfunded projects and ward off...

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Creationists now losing their ...

May 19, 2014 by

[Translate] Monday, May 19, 2014 06:00 AM PDT We wish we were joking Dan Arel, Alternet Neil deGrasse Tyson (Credit: AP/Richard...

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The FCC just sold out the Inte...

Apr 23, 2014 by

A new government proposal abandons the principle of “net neutrality,”..

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FCC’s Nationwide Hearing...

Nov 26, 2012 by

The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday announced a series of hearings nationwide..

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