Behind the Headlines
6/22/17 – Shaking My Head

6/22/17 – Shaking My Head

We’ve come across some stories that have us shaking our head. Here’s what’s happening behind the headlines. Hooray for freedom. ...
6/20/17 – Violent Rhetoric

6/20/17 – Violent Rhetoric

It’s time to end the violent rhetoric. Here’s what’s happening behind the headlines. Last week’s shooting spree is a wake-up...
6/15/17 – Iraq Accountability

6/15/17 – Iraq Accountability

The U.S. Army cannot account for a billion dollars worth of military equipment in Iraq.  That’s billion with a B....
6/13/17 – Fake News

6/13/17 – Fake News

There’s only one kind of fake news. Here’s what’s happening behind the headlines. We — like every other media outlet...
6/8/17 – Meddling

6/8/17 – Meddling

Some news outlets have breathlessly reported Russian election meddling [here, here] as if this was a first-time event. Far from...
6/6/17 – IRS Secret Court

6/6/17 – IRS Secret Court

Four years ago, it was learned the IRS had been used as a weapon against perceived political enemies of the...
6/1/17 – Resistance

6/1/17 – Resistance

Resistance movements have occurred throughout history. Here’s what’s happening behind the headlines. World War Two spawned several resistance movements.  For...
5/30/17 – Anonymous Sources

5/30/17 – Anonymous Sources

Anonymous sources are sometimes used in news reporting. Here’s what’s happening behind the headlines. The Washington Post has come under...