The Capital Hill Autonomous Zone in Seattle has aroused controversy over what some call a “takeover” by political activists in the city. But has media reporting on the situation been accurate, and does it represent autonomy, anarchy, or something else? Continue reading 06.17.20. Autonomy, or Anarchy?
This week continues our analysis of the public response to George Floyd’s killing and opposition by military leaders to President Donald Trump’s desire to deploy the military in curbing violence during protests. Continue reading 06.08.20. The Age of Dissent
This week we discuss the tragic killing of George Floyd, the historic social unrest that has resulted, and how political leaders have responded to protests now occurring around the world. Continue reading 06.03.20. Justice for George
As America slowly begins to reopen in the midst of COVID-19, controversy surrounds recent remarks made by presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden and President Donald Trump. Continue reading 05.25.20. Chief of Gaffe
This week we look at the alleged “Obamagate” scandal, the claims behind it, what they actually mean, and the “righteous quibbling” that has resulted. Continue reading 05.18.20. What is “Obamagate”?
As the media begins to speculate about the origins of the coronavirus outbreak, we analyze and compare contrasting views expressed by U.S. Intelligence and the scientific community. Continue reading 05.11.20. Spy Claims
This week, spy games ensue as intelligence agencies are pressed by American politicians to dig up information from foreign sources on the coronavirus. Continue reading 05.05.20. Spy vs. Sci
While the federal government weighs options on reopening the economy, protests erupt as Americans proclaim “Liberty or Death,” arguing that their rights are being infringed upon in the midst of the coronavirus lockdowns. Continue reading 04.21. 20. Liberty or Death
This week Bernie and Obama endorse Biden, while a controversial series of emails dubbed “Red Dawn” illustrates America’s slow response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Continue reading 04.13.20. Red Dawn
This week we look at U.S. intelligence reports indicating that China is concealing information on the coronavirus, ever-changing reports about the use of medical masks, and other bad or conflicting information in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading 04.06.20. Deadly Nonsense
As Washington passes the CARES Act, buying time for Americans who are out of work and stuck at home, we look at the economic effects of the pandemic situation, and the usual partisan spin presented by politicians and the media. Continue reading 03.31.20: Buying Time
On this edition we look at the latest developments with the COVID-19 coronavirus, as the World Health Organization announces the virus has reached pandemic scale. Continue reading 03.10.20. Infodemic: COVID-19