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Having ‘political objective’ disqualifies Assange ‘from being considered a journalist,’ State Dept. says

Who is and is not a journalist? In a hyper-connected age where anyone and everyone can become a publisher in seconds, the word’s definition seems increasingly intangible and ever-evolving. The US State Department, however, appears to have crossed that very muddy line with its criticism of secrets outlet WikiLeaks. Speaking…

Sharpton wants FCC to shut down Limbaugh’s ‘racist talk’

It’s no secret that Rev. Al Sharpton isn’t a fan of Rush Limbaugh. Now Sharpton is hoping the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will finally do something about the conservative radio host. Sharpton told MSNBC’s Ed Schultz Monday that he is conducting a series of meetings with the FCC to see…