Norman Solomon

Executive Director, Institute for Public Accuracy

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Executive Director of the Institute for Public Accuracy, co-founder of ExposeFacts.org and author of War Made Easy: How Presidents and Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death

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The Obama Administration has cracked down on leakers of classified information, and on reporters who refuse to reveal their sources.

Does Government Secrecy Really Keep Americans Safer?

The Obama Administration has cracked down on leakers of classified information, and on reporters who refuse to reveal their sources.

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The Speech Is Over, the Campaign Begins

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The Speech Is Over, the Campaign Begins

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A cartoon on the cover of the Economist says it all: leaders of the world’s two foremost democracies are scrambling to hold on. President Trump is faced with the possibility of impeachment. In the interests of Brexit, Boris Johnson is accused of lying to the Queen and defying Parliament. In both countries, voters are losing trust not just in their elected leaders but in their governments. The UK and the US aren’t alone, as the ideals of western democracy are being challenged by demagogues in other parts of the world.

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In a world in which global opinion reigns, public diplomacy rooted in nationalism and propaganda will not save us from pressing crises.

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The House Judiciary Committee will vote this week to formalize impeachment investigation procedures

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Lots of news this week.

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The goods movement is the backbone of Southern California’s Inland Empire. With the threat of automation looming, what’s going to happen to the people getting replaced by robots?

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In a Dallas courtroom on Wednesday, a former police officer was convicted of murder for killing her African American neighbor, then she got a hug from the victim’s brother and the…

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When Gavin Newsom signed AB387 into law today, he ended 16 years of unsuccessful attempts by daycare providers statewide to unionize.

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P eople like Becky Dennison are working to address to one  of America’s most urgent crises with a straightforward approach.

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Absolute immunity, executive privilege, crony privilege?

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