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Incumbents Beat Back Primary Challengers

AP | By JAY REEVES | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Two House committee chairmen on Tuesday staved off aggressive primary challenges in Alabama, while Mississippi's junior senator cr...

Greens Have Finally Got the Big Mo

David Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Roberts

Since the summer, greens have had one good break after another. Unlike after An Inconvenient Truth, the latest dramas are not pop culture events, but political achievements inside the Beltway.

Firm that Sent Fraudulent Climate Letters Accuses Temp Employee of Setting Them Up

Josh Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Nelson

Who could have predicted that hiring basically anyone off the street and training them for two hours in a "white-collar sweatshop" would lead to something like this?

The Forger's Dilemma

Carl Pope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

What's an organization whose core mission is to create a false impression supposed to do when its hired agents add an additional, unauthorized layer of falsity to the scheme?

Members of Congress Received Fraudulent Letters Paid for by Coal Companies

Josh Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Nelson

A burst of developments Monday considerably raised the profile of the latest attempt by polluting industries to thwart environmental legislation through fraudulent mailings to Congress.

Climate Bill Scams: Exposing Bonner's Blame-the-Temp Forgery Lie

Pete Altman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Pete Altman

Bonner & Associates has been caught sending phony letters from a Hispanic group and the NAACP in a vain attempt to put the heat on climate bill supporter Congressman Tom Perriello from Virginia.

The Journalist and the "Other" in Times of War

Sandy Tolan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sandy Tolan

What is the ethical responsibility of the journalist in telling the story of the Other? And what larger forces come to bear in shaping that story in the press?