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Michael Calderone

Former Drudge Report Editor Launches Politics-Focused Site 'Right Read' | Michael Calderone | Posted 01.05.2015 | Media

NEW YORK -- Joseph Curl, a veteran political writer and most recently an editor for The Drudge Report, unveiled a new politics-focused, aggregation-he...

Kate Sheppard

Obama Plans To Designate New Monument, Republicans Plan To Freak Out | Kate Sheppard | Posted 05.21.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- President Barack Obama plans to announce a new national monument on Wednesday, protecting nearly half a million acres in southern New ...

America's Internet Giveaway: Dumbest Idea in the World ... Ever?

Bill_Robinson | Posted 06.30.2014 | Technology

Who in the world could possibly think this was a good idea? "Let's give away oversight and regulatory authority over the Internet to other countries," they must have shrieked with élan.

Ryan J. Reilly

Civil Rights Group Condemns 'Race-Baiting' Cartoon Of Justice Department Nominee | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A prominent civil rights group has condemned a Washington Times political cartoon attacking President Barack Obama's nominee to head the...

Politico's Acquisition of Capital New York Is Scaring the New York Times

Brian LaSorsa | Posted 11.24.2013 | Media
Brian LaSorsa

Attacking outlets like Capital New York for no other reason than being new to industry might be a fun way for the Times to tout its influence today, but it won't be fun when someone else is sitting atop that throne.

Controversial Conservative Goes After 'PC Police'

The Baltimore Sun | Scott Dance | Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics

Neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson has joined The Washington Times as a weekly opinion columnist, about a week after retiring from his post at Johns Hopkins ...

Shameful: Washington Times Column Blames Female Service Members for Assault, Calls Them Liars

Miranda Petersen | Posted 07.14.2013 | Politics
Miranda Petersen

Rowan Scarborough's article published Sunday in the Washington Times is a perfect illustration of a culture of misogyny and victim blaming, which has perpetuated the ongoing epidemic of rape and sexual assault in the United States Military.

Katherine Graham Must Be Turning Over in Her Grave

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 06.08.2013 | DC
Peter D. Rosenstein

For many years the Washington Post was a reliably progressive paper responsive to its reader's interests. However the Post today is no longer that paper.

Tea Party Poopers

Lester & Charlie | Posted 03.06.2013 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

This wouldn't be your regular kind of war. You know, the ones we just watch on TV and the soldiers come home, we toss and Oscar at Kathryn Bigelow and then pretend the whole thing never happened.

Voters: We're On Team Big Bird

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's backhanded compliment to Big Bird and Jim Lehrer might have been one of the buzzier moments of last week's debate, but it's not a winnin...

Why Should We Care About Diplomacy?

Nicholas Kralev | Posted 11.19.2012 | World
Nicholas Kralev

What do those people do every day in hundreds of embassies and consulates, when they do not host visiting dignitaries or participate in high-stakes negotiations? On a human level, how does the Foreign Service lifestyle affect its members and their families?

Columnist: Bikeshare Is 'Broken-Down Socialism'

Posted 05.30.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A columnist at The Washington Times touched a nerve with an op/ed deriding Capital Bikeshare, calling the system, which recently marked ...

Inside The Washington Times' Plagiarism Scandal | SMKulik | Posted 07.18.2012 | Media

During his long career, Arnaud de Borchgrave, a one-time Newsweek correspondent and editor, has earned his share of laurels. Fellow journalist Theodor...

Washington and Tehran's Vicious Spin Cycle

Jamal Abdi | Posted 06.18.2012 | World
Jamal Abdi

If Iran and the U.S. are unable to build positive sum political space and the mutual spin becomes a vicious cycle, the negotiations could easily spin into failure.

Outdoors Largesse

Edward Flattau | Posted 04.18.2012 | Media
Edward Flattau

When one is introduced to a veteran these days, the typical first words out of one's mouth to the ex-soldier are "Thank you for your service." But for the WAT, gratitude ends with that salutation. Veterans are perceived in terms of dollars and cents rather than flesh and blood.

Michael Calderone

Message To Young Conservatives: Pursue Journalism | Michael Calderone | Posted 02.13.2012 | Media

WASHINGTON -- While Republican candidates score points slamming the media from the stump, prominent conservatives, gathered in Washington D.C. for the...

Thom Goolsby, NC State Senator, Calls Obama's "Political Operatives" a Threat for Registering Voters

Yuna Shin | Posted 10.11.2011 | Politics
Yuna Shin

Thom Goolsby, a Republican from New Hanover County, sent out an e-mail to his supporters, in which he call President Obama's "socialist policies" a great threat to not only North Carolina, but also to the entire nation.

Washington Times Gets New Editor

The Washington Post | Hide This | Posted 08.10.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON -- The Washington Times has announced Ed Kelley as its new editor. Kelley will oversee the newspaper's news coverage and opinion content...

On the Red Carpet at the Ford's Theater Annual Gala With Richard Dreyfuss, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Julie Andrews

Liz Glover | Posted 08.07.2011 | Entertainment
Liz Glover

I'm on the red carpet chatting with Richard Dreyfuss about playing Dick Cheney in W, asking Kareem Abdul-Jabbar about 2012, and talking to Julie Andrews about being just a Tony Award away from an EGOT.

Some Federal Food Service Workers Make More Than State Governors

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 08.06.2011 | Business

Despite the political power, governors aren't always the most well-paid government employees in their state. In fact, a recent report from the Con...

Worldwide War Provision Makes Its Way Through Congress (and People Thought the Patriot Act Was Bad)

Coleen Rowley | Posted 07.17.2011 | Politics
Coleen Rowley

Something far worse than the Patriot Act, and actually, if you can believe it, something legally worse than anything so far in the "war on terror" is now making its way through Congress.

Michael Calderone

Matt Drudge Hire Second Political Writer | Michael Calderone | Posted 07.12.2011 | Media

The Drudge Report is heading into the presidential election season with something it didn't have four years ago -- two veteran political journalists o...

Are Fleeing Democratic Lawmakers Being "Juvenile"?

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Danny Groner

Democratic legislators are hiding out in Illinois as they stall votes on anti-union bills and other measures supported by Republicans, reports the As...

Explaining the Link Between George Soros and J Street

Jeremy Ben-Ami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeremy Ben-Ami

On Friday, the Washington Times published a confidential J Street tax return, containing private information about some of our donors. I write to provide context, assume responsibility, and to address our critics.

Report: Conservative Paper Washington Times Near CLOSURE

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Conservative newspaper The Washington Times is perilously close to shutting down, the website DCRTV reports. A source told the site that at familia...