The New York Times ran a story yesterday profiling a man who walks around Central Park hugging children while dressed as Elmo -- and whose antisemitic rant outside the Central Park Zoo was caught on tape earlier this week. For whatever reason, the Times made a (poor) attempt to protect the man's tru ... More >>
Pastor Terry JonesThere's a media story behind the tragic murders of 24 people in Afghanistan, killed amid riots against United Nations works and citizens of Afghanistan on account of the Koran burning ceremony held by Florida pastor Terry Jones. At his small southern church, Jones burned the ... More >>
Journalists on the ground in Libya, running for cover. LAT via Paul Conroy/ReutersDave Clark and Roberto Schmidt, journalists for Agence France-Presse, have been missing since yesterday in Libya along with Joe Raedle, a Getty photographer accompanying them. They were last heard from on Friday nig ... More >>
via ReutersFrench fighter jets have reportedly struck four tanks belonging to Qaddafi's forces in Benghazi, beginning the allied military intervention in Libya. They've entered Libyan airspace to enforce the no-fly zone and protect civilians following a U.N. resolution authorizing military a ... More >>
Hermann Göring got a fair trial at Nuremberg. But not Gitmo prisoners.
Still waiting for our representativesand presidential candidatesto address criminal U.S. kidnappings
China, naturally, supports a UN resolution with no teeth
What can any of us actually do about the Darfur genocide? A new organization knows.
African Union humiliates Sudan, but doesn't stop rapes and murders in Darfur
After hundreds of thousands of black Muslim corpses, is the genocide at last over?
Looks like anti-war activists will get to be within shouting distance of President Bush when he delivers his "freedom agenda" before the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. Just yesterday the NYPD was refusing to grant United for Peace and Justice a permit to march from Herald Square to th ... More >>
Katrina looting, despair no match for holiday weekend
Demonstrators say peacekeepers fired on slum dwellers in Cite Soleil
Her sticky issue: Is she or is she not running for president in 2008?
At home, Bush, Warner, Lugar join the department of Rumsfeld defense
Exposing our secret interrogation centersaround and outside our laws
Hindsight or foresight, we still were told the attacks were coming
Stories the Censors Could Not Sink
How the Coming War Stacks Up
A Law Punishing Slavery Now
All the Children Had to Watch
A Guide to Finding News From Far-Flung Places
Jesse goes To The Mat
The U.S.-led ECHELON spy network is eavesdropping on the whole world