How the Cold War at RT is Being Hijacked to Create a Real One
How often is the main topic of the news the inner workings of the news itself? How often is the news industry forced to look inside itself, or at least partake in some mild navel gazing? But, like any other topic in the news, the events that transpired, and continue to ...read more
Liz Wahl and Abby Martin: When Journalists Attack
The past couple of days have seen a very public show of journalistic upheaval and rebellion the likes of which hasn't been witnessed in quite a while. At issue is the kind of news coverage that's being cranked out by RT, a state-run, English-speaking version of Russian ...read more
RT Presenter Quits Live on Air: "I Can Longer Be Part of a Network that Whitewashes the Actions of Putin."
RT presenter Liz Wahl quit live on air today in the network's D.C. bureau. In an emotional segment, she told viewers about her Hungarian refugee grandparents who fled Soviet oppression, and stated that she could no longer be a part of a network funded by the Russian government ...read more