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British Spy Agency Saved Emails From Journalists At NYT, Guardian, BBC, Washington Post

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 01.20.2015 | Media

LONDON (AP) — The Guardian has reported that British spy agency GCHQ saved emails from journalists at BBC, The New York Times, The Washington Post a...

Invidious Comparisons: Asymmetric Massacres in France and Nigeria

David Tereshchuk | Posted 01.15.2015 | Media
David Tereshchuk

A remarkably packed media week certainly flowed from the massacre at France's Charlie Hebdo magazine and the hostage killings at the Porte de Vincennes HyperCacher kosher food store.

The Guardian Launches New U.S. Website

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 10.29.2014 | Media

The Guardian launched its redesigned U.S. website, theguardian.com, on Wednesday morning after months of beta testing, research and reader feedback. ...

Movie Review: 'CitizenFour', Snowden for Lovers and Haters

Peter Van Buren | Posted 12.28.2014 | Entertainment
Peter Van Buren

'CitizenFour' is impressive filmmaking. Pointras starts with the problem of telling a story most people already know. She succeeds brilliantly, and if 'CitizenFour' is not awarded the Academy Award for Best Documentary then that award no longer is relevant.

Colorado Students Considering Recall of Conservative School Board Members

Wade Norris | Posted 12.15.2014 | Denver
Wade Norris

The bold protest of Jefferson County, Colorado students to the actions of the conservative majority on the Jefferson County School Board in Colorado has already drawn national and international press.

Guardian Wins Newspaper Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 04.02.2014 | Media

The Guardian was named "Newspaper of the Year" at the 2014 British Press Awards, and picked up several other awards, the newspaper announced Tuesday. ...

Guardian Threatened With Closure Over Snowden Stories, Editor Says

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.31.2014 | Media

UPDATE: Guardian deputy editor Paul Johnson followed up with the Irish Times to clarify that the British government threatened to close down the Guard...

WHOOPS!

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.03.2014 | Media

Bradley who?! The Guardian issued a pretty epic correction Monday when they misidentified Bradley Cooper as Bradley Manning in the Oscar selfie tha...

PHOTO: Newspaper Front Page Shows Terrifying Scene In Kiev

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 02.19.2014 | Media

The Guardian's front page on Wednesday captured just how bad the violence in Kiev has been in recent days. The city has been roiled by protests fo...

Here's What Patrick Stewart Did When He Was 'Outed' By The Guardian

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.20.2014 | Gay Voices

When "X-Men" star Patrick Stewart was "outed" as gay by the Guardian, he considered it quite a nice change. The Guardian made the error in an arti...

The World's BEST Designed Newspapers

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 02.14.2014 | Media

The Society for News Design (SND) announced its latest choices for the top 5 'best designed newspapers' in the world on Friday. The Guardian was am...

'Harassment And Intimidation'

Reuters | Posted 04.14.2014 | Media

By Andrew Osborn LONDON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Europe's main media freedom watchdog told Britain on Wednesday it believed political pres...

Newspaper Websites Blocked In China

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

The Guardian and several news organizations had their websites blocked in China Wednesday after publishing stories revealing that China's president an...

Public Disease

Jeff Jarvis | Posted 03.16.2014 | Media
Jeff Jarvis

Imagine a world in which there is no stigma about illness, in which ailments are not a matter of privacy or lost insurance or jobs, in which we collectively share and learn as much as we can about what afflicts us so it can afflict fewer. It's just data.

Guardian Reportedly Blocked In China

theguardian.com | Jonathan Kaiman in Beijing | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

The Guardian’s website has been partially blocked in China, according to a censorship-tracking website. The website was first blocked on Tuesday,...

Reports: Snowden Leaks Show NSA Targeted Israel PM, EU Officials

AP | Posted 12.23.2013 | Politics

LONDON (AP) — Newspaper reports say the latest documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden show that British and A...

Maybe Having Editors Go Head to Head With Politicians Is a Good Idea

Edward Wasserman | Posted 02.08.2014 | Media
Edward Wasserman

We've ended up with a political regime in which arbitrary secrecy remains unchallenged and the news media are timid and frightened, so accustomed to a defensive crouch they can no longer stand up.

Guardian Staff Could Face Shocking Charges

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2014 | Media

* Guardian newspaper editor summoned to parliament * Accused by some of helping terrorists by publishing leaks * Snowden...

Guardian Hits Back At UK Spy Chiefs

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 11.07.2013 | Media

The Guardian is hitting back at criticism of the press by heads of British intelligence agencies on Thursday. The heads of MI5, GCHQ and MI6 spoke...

Talking About Spying With Nancy Pelosi's Office

Tracy Rosenberg | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics
Tracy Rosenberg

The quickest way to describe the 45-minute meeting is as a tug-of-war between two ideas: a) blanket surveillance is fundamentally unconstitutional and needs to stop and b) NSA surveillance programs need to be tweaked to rein in some level of over-reach.

Guardian Agrees To Let Government Keep Looking Through David Miranda Documents

AP | DANICA KIRKA | Posted 10.30.2013 | Media

LONDON -- The British government fears material seized from the partner of a Guardian journalist could compromise counter-terror operations, a senior ...

ProPublica Partners With Guardian

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 08.26.2013 | Media

Nonprofit news organization ProPublica has partnered with the Guardian to report on documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, BuzzFeed...

In Which Mode Is Obama at His Worst, Ultra-PC or Anti-PC?

William Bradley | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics
William Bradley

One of the oddest aspects of Barack Obama's presidency is its sometimes quite strange mix of the ultra-politically correct and the anti-politically correct. They've led to some of the most crashingly boneheaded things this White House has done.

Parents: Are You Prepared?

Neale Godfrey | Posted 10.21.2013 | Parents
Neale Godfrey

If you don't have a will, you're not alone. Nobody likes to think of all the negative scenarios that could interrupt or significantly change our lives, but we have to -- especially if you have children.

Guardian Editor: U.K. 'Security Experts' Entered Offices And Oversaw Destruction Of Hard Drives

The Huffington Post | Adam Goldberg | Posted 08.21.2013 | Media

Alan Rusbridger, editor of The Guardian, wrote on Monday about an unsettling encounter with "security experts" from the U.K.'s GCHQ intelligence agenc...