Exhibition poster, Paris metro.
Israeli army vets admit killing innocent civilians in Gaza
"Journalists" defend the indefensible
The pathetic lack of objectivity among some "journalists" in the mainstream media is amplified by stupid rhetoric about Dick Cheney. The former vice president - who openly advocated torture, among other human rights violations - continues to make false and misleading statements about the current administration. Read Glenn Greenwald's insightful article in Salon.
Iranian blogger dies in prison
Human rights campaigners call for justice after an Iranian blogger dies in prison.
Newspapers continue their struggle
The Columbia Journalism Review writes about the challenges for the few remaining two-newspaper towns.
Keep calm and carry on
The World War II Keep Calm and Carry On posters are doing a brisk business in Britain, as a "stiff upper lip" reaction to the faltering economy. I have a poster from Barter Books and two tote-bags bearing the Keep Calm and Carry On slogan from the Victoria & Albert Museum gift shop in London. My daughter also has a totebag and my husband has a poster in his office.