Delegates in 2016 – Who Needs ‘Em?

People are concerned about the people designated to represent party members at the national political conventions, who vote to nominate candidates, approve party rules and the public party platform, etc. Hundreds of such delegates are at stake in California's partisan presidential preference primary.

By |2016-06-03T23:20:40-05:00June 3rd, 2016|California, Politics, Uncategorized|0 Comments

David Miranda, Schedule 7 and the Danger All Reporters Now Face

As the events in a Heathrow transit lounge – and the Guardian offices – have shown, the threat to journalism is real and growing by  https://www.commondreams.org/author/alan-rusbridger  Alan Rusbridger Glenn Greenwald, left, with David Miranda, who was held for nine hours at Heathrow under schedule 7 of Britain's terror laws. In a private viewing cinema in Soho last week I caught myself letting fly with a four-letter expletive at Bill Keller, the former executive editor of the New York Times. It was a confusing moment. The man who was [...]

By |2013-09-09T22:32:42-05:00September 9th, 2013|Alan Rusbridger|0 Comments
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