Norm Solomon's journalistic experience includes many years of free-lance writing for Pacific News Service and other media outlets, and several reporting visits to the Soviet Union during the mid-1980s. From 1997-2010 he wrote the nationally syndicated weekly colulmn "Media Beat." He is the founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy, a consortium of policy researchers and analysts and was its executive director from 1997 to 2010. He is co-founder of the national group RootsAction.org, which now has more than 400,000 active members. Solomon’s books include "Target Iraq," “Wizards of Media Oz: Behind the Curtain of Mainstream News,” “The Trouble With Dilbert: How Corporate Culture Gets the Last Laugh,” “False Hope: The Politics of Illusion in the Clinton Era,” “The Power of Babble: The Politician's Dictionary of Buzzwords and Doubletalk for Every Occasion,” and “Killing Our Own: The Disaster of America's Experience With Atomic Radiation.”

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08 March 2017

For months now, our country has endured the tacit denigration of American ingenuity. Countless statements -- from elected officials, activist groups,...

27 February 2017

Four weeks into Donald Trump’s presidency, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman ...

14 February 2017

The momentum to impeach President Trump is accelerating.

 

On Thursday, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) filed a “resolution of inquiry” that...

22 November 2016

Against a Trump regime that is totally unacceptable, we’ll need resistance that’s sustainable. Like a healthy forest, the resistance will depend on great...

22 November 2016

Against a Trump regime that is totally unacceptable, we’ll need resistance that’s sustainable. Like a healthy forest, the resistance will depend on great...

07 December 2015

Here is a condensed version of President Obama's speech from the Oval Office on Sunday night, unofficially translated into plain English:

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