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Robert Scheer And Libertarian Journalist Matt Welch Discuss Reason In America

Robert Scheer | Posted 09.18.2016 | Politics
Robert Scheer

In this week's episode of KCRW's "Scheer Intelligence," Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer speaks with journalist and libertarian Matt Welch about what it means to be a libertarian, how the Libertarian Party has grown during the 2016 presidential campaign and where libertarian values and progressive values overlap.

Iran, Al Sharpton, Sarah Palin and Myths About "Media Bias"

Rob Asghar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rob Asghar

When we began to receive more information than we could possibly digest, we grew able to digest only that which is tasty and entertaining -- in politics, in education, even in religion.

Sunday Watch, 8-17-08: On Air Kisses and Free Passes

Todd Gitlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Todd Gitlin

If pundits want to note McCain's maverick moments, fine. He's had some. But it never ceases to amaze me (call me naïve) how this flattering label circulates uncorrected.

McCain Biographer Explains How His "Straight Talk" Disarms The Media (Video)

Bloggingheads TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Back in February Bloggingheads TV hosted a discussion between Matt Welch, the author of the McCain biography "The Myth Of The Maverick", and Will Wilk...

McCain's Benign World-Invasion Plans

Natasha Chen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Natasha Chen

McCain said he wanted troops out of Iraq by 2013. There's no McCain plan to bring about a withdrawal and yet it was all reported as good news, without mention of his plans for Sudan, China and Iran.