Day: February 19, 2012

Hypocrisy and Syria

CounterPunch Diary Pro-Assad demonstration. The country may be divided, but many genuinely support the government. by ALEXANDER COCKBURN, Founding Editor, CounterpunchThis article appeared originally at Counterpunch.orgSupport Counterpunch if you can. Few spectacles have been more surreal than senior US officialsREAD ON

ARTHUR SILBER: Matt Taibbi—et tu liberal?

Hardhitting, Dissenting Journalism — Without the Hardhitting, Dissenting Part By Arthur Silber Power of Narrative Blog In a recent essay, I mentioned Matt Taibbi as one of the examples of a phenomenon I call “The Obedient Dissenter,” and said IREAD ON