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Norman Stockwell

Norman Stockwell

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Norman Stockwell is publisher of The Progressive. Previously, for over 20 years, he served as WORT Community Radio’s Operations Coordinator in Madison, Wisconsin. He also coordinated the IraqJournal website in 2002-2003. In 2011, he regularly reported on protests in Madison for Iran’s PressTV and other outlets. His reports and interviews have appeared on Free Speech Radio News, DemocracyNow!, and AirAmerica, and in print in Z Magazine, the Capital Times, AlterNet, Toward Freedom, the Tico Times, the Feminist Connection, and elsewhere.  He is co-editor of the book REBEL REPORTING: John Ross Speaks to Independent Journalists. Hamilton Books/Rowman-Littlefield. ISBN 978-0-7618-6660-2. 

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Yoichi Okamoto, LBJ Library

Fifty years ago President Johnson signed the Public Broadcasting Act of 1967.  Now, Donald Trump is threatening the future of our national broadcasting system. more

Nov 6, 2017 9:10 AM Magazine

“I still believe that Democrats can get out of their own way, stop being centrist, and really answer the call of the people.” more

Nov 1, 2017 12:00 AM Magazine

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U.S. Army photo by Christopher Klutts

The number of U.S. troops in Africa has been steadily on the rise. What exactly are they doing there? more

Oct 24, 2017 5:14 PM Dispatches

‘The Russian Revolution of 1917 is rich in lessons for today’s crisis-ridden world of exploitation, oppression, and violence. The Bolsheviks have much to teach us.’ more

Sep 1, 2017 10:00 AM Magazine

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Monseñor Romero ~ ¡Presente! Óscar Romero on his centenary, soon to be named the first Central American-born Saint. more

Aug 15, 2017 3:19 PM Dispatches

Remarks last week by Jeff Sessions are part of a larger campaign to vilify the press. Press freedom organizations are responding. more

Aug 7, 2017 1:27 PM Dispatches

So much around Trump seems to be incompetent, chaotic—we hear these words all the time—but on the economic front, it’s methodical. And because we all have our eyes fixed on the Trump show, we are not following the money nearly enough. more

Jul 27, 2017 9:00 AM Magazine

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By U.S. Marshals Service in Miami, Florida [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Manuel Noriega is dead, but the ghosts of the 1989 U.S. invasion of Panama remain. more

May 31, 2017 9:59 AM Dispatches

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Mark Buckawicki

Trump claims 3-5 million illegal votes were cast in the 2016 election; in fact only 4 (four) cases of voter fraud have been documented. So, really, what is this new commission on electoral integrity all about? more

May 14, 2017 5:32 PM Dispatches

"A great general, wholly ignorant of war...A most law-defying, law-obeying citizen." more

May 3, 2017 1:59 PM Dispatches

Remembered as a hero who gave his life to help the everyday people of Nicaragua rebuild. more

Apr 28, 2017 2:53 PM Dispatches

This is what April 22 is all about. Treasures from our archives including Denis Hayes, Barry Commoner, Ralph Nader, and Gaylord Nelson. more

Apr 21, 2017 1:52 PM Dispatches

Thursday’s U.S. missile strike on Syria came without Congressional approval, and hearkens back to the U.S. entry into WWI one hundred years ago. more

Apr 7, 2017 12:55 PM Dispatches 3 Comments

Minnich’s book "The Evil of Banality" is an exhaustive study of types of evil and thoughtlessness. more

Mar 25, 2017 3:48 PM Magazine

“Trump made his campaign into a class conflict and he used the media as the representatives of the class enemy, because they were the ones in the room. It was a brilliant strategy. It made his speeches really work.” more

Mar 25, 2017 2:49 PM Magazine

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Phil Roeder

An author of books on topics ranging from Malcolm X to Marvin Gaye, Dyson writes about whiteness and the current challenges to white “innocence.” more

Feb 22, 2017 11:59 PM Magazine 1 Comments

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Matt Logan

Representatives are facing riled up constituents across the U.S. Some crowds are cheering—others not so much. more

Feb 20, 2017 3:12 PM Dispatches

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Joe Anderson

Getting closer to this “truth” is part of an ongoing struggle in Spain, and throughout the world, to come to some reconciliation with a brutal past. more

Jan 26, 2017 10:59 AM Magazine

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Kalman Zabarsky Boston University Photography

Our current military effort is a failed one—and it's time for an entirely new approach, says Andrew Bacevich. more

Jan 26, 2017 10:58 AM Magazine

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