Fake News And the Fifth Estate

“The Fifth Estate” is a 2013 movie thriller about the news-leaking website WikiLeaks and its founder Julian Assange. The film’s name is intended to describe the people who operate in the same manner as journalists, but outside the normal constraints imposed on the...

The Lost Art of Journalism

Our print, radio, TV, internet and social media have become advocates for their favorite causes. When they ceased investigating and reporting verified facts, they lost their moral compass and justification for protection under the First Amendment of the U.S....

Student Loan Oppression

Student loans have become the modern-day version of indentured servitude, a financial arrangement that enabled immigrants to pay for their voyage to the American colonies with a promise of employment when they got here. This was not slavery as such, but unscrupulous...