Tom Engelhardt: The Golden Age of Journalism?January 2014
What if it’s not a decline in (print) journalism, but a rebirth of new (new) journalism?
Nick Turse: The Classic Military RunaroundJuly 2013
If you’re reporting on the U.S. military, always expect evasion.
Roz Bernstein: My EsquireJune 2013
Looking back at Norman Mailer, Diane Arbus, Tom Wolfe, and the magazine that brought them all together.
Todd Gitlin: Is the Press Too Big to Fail?April 2013
It’s dumb journalism, stupid.
Heart of the DatasetJanuary 2013
The data journalist and designer on the balance between content and beauty
The Monkeyman of DelhiOctober 2012
Aman Sethi consults a troubled storyteller about the terrifying urban legends proliferating among Delhi’s displaced urban poor.
Roger D. Hodge: The Personality of a MagazineSeptember 2012
Newly minted Oxford American editor Roger D. Hodge discusses the role of an editor, finding a form, and the newsstand’s allure.
Justin Elliott: Watergate Journalist Carl Bernstein Spoke at Event Supporting Iranian ‘Terrorist’ GroupSeptember 2012
Bernstein was paid $12,000 for remarks in which he challenged the State Department to show evidence the Mujahadin-e Khalq should still be designated a terrorist organization.
Robert Reich: How Romney Keeps Lying Through His Big White TeethAugust 2012
How are patently false statements permissible in political ads?
Jina Moore: Colorado, Gun Control and the Great American MalaiseJuly 2012
Can we afford to be this cynical?
Never EnoughApril 2012
The great eater, writer, and humorist Calvin Trillin remembers when journalism wasn’t so respectable.
Danny Thiemann: In Syria, “Holding a Camera is a Death Sentence”March 2012
Danny Thiemann interviews the founders of the Syrian citizen-journalist movement.
Israeli journalist Amira Hass on the next Palestinian uprising and her attempts to cut through propaganda to get at the truths of the lives next door.
Watch: Rumsfeld confronted as war criminal for humanitarian deathsMay 2009
Is this a fair use of freedom of speech? Or just obnoxious? Is Donald a war criminal?