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Yellowing Journalism

Tim Arnold | Posted 12.24.2014 | Media
Tim Arnold

It is both fascinating and disturbing to gain a peek back in time, with the grand benefit of history and hindsight, and the wonder of it all. Unfortunately -- unforgivably -- and despite great strides across the land and around the world, anti-Semitism continues to rear its ugly head to this day.

73 Years Later: Remembering President Roosevelt's Four Freedoms

William J. vanden Heuvel | Posted 03.08.2014 | Politics
William J. vanden Heuvel

On January 6, 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed a struggling nation. He described his vision for a country built on four essential freedoms. They are as true and essential today in this time of shaky economic recovery and shifting global political dynamics as they were more than 70 years ago.

Movie Review: The Wind Rises

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Having announced his retirement, Hayao Miyazaki's made one final feature: The Wind Rises. It's an animated film for adults, but I can't imagine adults -- let alone kids -- sitting still for it.

Seriously? Controversy About Obama Kids Getting Teriyaki Chicken at School?

Gil Asakawa | Posted 02.07.2012 | Denver
Gil Asakawa

No one should have any Japanese food on December 7. For that matter, we shouldn't have any German or Italian food in addition to Japanese food, on Memorial Day or Veterans' Day.

Reyes Has No Reason to Apologize for Batting Title

Rob Kirkpatrick | Posted 12.02.2011 | Sports
Rob Kirkpatrick

I'm amazed by the flack New York Mets shortstop Jose Reyes is getting. I'm especially astounded by the comments from those who should know their baseball history better.

Pearl Harbor Day 2010: Dec. 7, 1941 Remembered (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

On Dec. 7, 1941, exactly 69 years ago, the United States naval base Pearl Harbor was attacked by Japan. Memorial events are being held across the c...

Where Were You On September 11?

Kate Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kate Kelly

Is there any American who doesn't approach September 11th with a feeling of sadness and the thought of, "What will I do? How will I spend the day?" ...