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  • by Bob Fertik | November 9, 2013 - 12:35pm
    In sharp contrast to Dan Rather's firing in 2004, CBS is refusing to fire Lara Logan or anyone else involved in its Benghazi scandal. WaPo's Paul Farhi reports: …more
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  • by Bob Fertik | November 8, 2013 - 9:30am
    On the surface, it looks like 60 Minutes was simply conned by a greedy con artist with a vivid imagination - Dylan Davies a.k.a. Morgan Jones. But is that all there is to it? No. And when the whole scandal is unravelled, it could be huge. Ground …more
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  • by Bob Fertik | November 6, 2013 - 1:37pm
    Every election has surprises, so it's always impossible to declare victory for Democrats OR Republicans, progressives OR conservatives. So to pick the winners and losers of 2013, we'll need  to get granular... Personalities: …more
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  • by Bob Fertik | September 3, 2013 - 1:39pm
    For Immediate Release: Tuesday, September 3, 2013 For More Info: Charles Lenchner 202-460-5199 clenchner@organizing20.org New York Activists Urge France to Vote Against Syria War New York activists will gather at 9 a.m. on Wednesday outside the …more
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  • by Bob Fertik | September 1, 2013 - 10:57pm
    Our No Syria War petition elicited a number of extremely thoughtful replies arguing we have a moral responsibility to stop the gassing (and bombing) of innocent civilians in Syria. In the abstract, we agree. To live a moral life, we each try to face …more
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  • by Bob Fertik | August 26, 2013 - 9:37am
     Looking at the top five candidates for NYC Mayor, who will you vote for - and why? …more
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