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Edward R. Murrow’s most powerful anti-McCarthy broadcast

Edward R. Murrow’s most powerful anti-McCarthy broadcast, March 1954. This is the one that took McCarthy down! This is Murrow’s most famous, and most inspiring, 2-min speech: “…The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves. – Good night, and good luck”

“Circus of Hypocrisy”: Jeremy Scahill on How World Leaders at Paris March Oppose Press Freedom

“What we saw on display on the one hand was very heartening, to see so many people come into the streets,” says Jeremy Scahill. “But on the other hand, this is a sort of circus of hypocrisy … every single one of those heads of state have waged their own wars against journalists.”

Rally IN NYC: Hateful Islamophobia Must go

On February 3, 2012, Many Muslim groups and community leaders gathered at Foley Square, NYC to demonstrate against some of the outright practices by the NYPD under Commissioner Ray Kelly. These practices include illegal surveillance of Muslim communities, allowing a…