The Grapevine

Revealing The Secret Corruption Inside PBS’s News Division

The Pension Peril” is secretly funded by former Enron trader John Arnold, a billionaire political powerbroker who is actively trying to shape public pension policy. The series, promoting cuts to public employee pensions, is airing on hundreds of PBS outlets all over the nation.

Senator Robert Menendez, a Democrat from New Jersey and the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, left, and Senator Mark Kirk, a Republican from Illinois, from pushing legislation that would impose new sanctions. Sen. Bob Menendez (D), left, and Sen. Mark Kirk (R)

Another Step Toward Nuclear Sanity in Iran

If all goes according to plan, Iran will begin freezing and then rolling back its most worrisome nuclear activities on Monday under an agreement reached over the weekend with the United States and other major powers.

Color Commentary

If being able to work for free is a requirement to getting your foot in the door at most media outlets, that would do a pretty good job of excluding a variety of points of view – including those of people of color.