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Russia is trying to “steal” vaccine research rather than “access life-saving information that should be the collective property of humanity.”

This piece discusses what it's like to report on Facebook and how the relationship between FB and journalists has shifted as the social media giant has come under more scrutiny.

"In conversations with more than fifteen journalists and ...Read More

"Some of the largest private Facebook groups catering to the boogaloo movement have scores of members who identify as active-duty military."

"I’M GETTING PAID $1,000 for this article. Last year, I made roughly $50,000 between a 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. freelance gig writing celebrity news and publishing some one-off articles. I grew up middle class, though my divorced father ...Read More

"Journalists at the New York Times and its own standards editor say that getting continually dragged by other journalists for not giving credit is embarrassing."

"The ridiculous corporate media freakout over Senator Bernie Sanders’ entirely legitimate accusations of pro-establishment bias continues today, with shrill, absurd new headlines like “Sanders campaign continues attacks on journalists” and ...Read More

"Mr. Lopez said employers were often more comfortable expressing a bias against older workers, as opposed to bias based on gender or race.

'But it is against the law', he said, 'even in the media industry.'"

“The ideal relationship for a freelance journalist to their work becomes a kind of excited amateurism. They should hope for professional success and acceptance but always keep a backup plan or three in mind. They will likely not be welcomed ...Read More

"I remember something Roger Ver told me, right around when he was explaining why he trusted markets more than democracies. “No amount of coercion,” he said, “can solve a math problem.” That’s true. But it’s also the case that no amount of ...Read More

“A critically important lesson from CNN’s firing of Marc Lamont Hill is that mainstream media will tolerate just about anything, from white supremacy to climate denial, but never clear, open and principled support for Palestinian rights.”

"Andy Warhol’s magazine is dead. No wait, it’s back! Inside Peter Brant’s latest magic trick."