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Exclusive: Famed NYT reporter tells Michael Moore capitalism driving humanity’s downfall

In his film Capitalism: A Love Story, Michael Moore squares off with the free-market system for its role in leveraging the United States’s wealth into the hands of a few. But in one clip cut from the documentary — which Moore provided exclusively to Raw Story — he interviews Pulitzer…

Marine reportedly killed by opium-fueled private contractors

Pentagon originally said Marine killed in combat The Pentagon confirmed late Tuesday that it is investigating the death of a 24-year-old Indiana Marine after he was shot to death in Afghanistan, allegedly by several US-paid private security contractors. The contractors, according to a fellow Marine in Afghanistan who communicated with…

GOP senator flipped me the bird: ABC News producer

ABC News producer Zach Wolf said he was given the middle finger by Republican Sen. Jim Bunning (R-KY), when a fellow reporter asked why the senator had put a hold on a federal highway bill that has furloughed more than 2,000 federal workers. Wolf didn’t elaborate, but Tweeted, “Jim Bunning…

New York Times reporter accused of plagiarism resigns

WASHINGTON — A Wall Street and finance reporter for The New York Times accused of plagiarism has resigned, the newspaper reported. Zachery Kouwe, who joined the Times in 2008 from the New York Post, resigned on Tuesday, the Times said, citing “two people briefed on the matter.” The newspaper said…

TSA strong-arms bloggers who published new airport procedures

Transport agency ‘more aggressive with this reporter’ than with alleged bomber, fmr. official says The Transportation Security Administration threatened two travel bloggers with jail if they didn’t reveal the source who provided them with temporary screening procedures issued in the aftermath of the Flight 253 incident, the bloggers and news…

Politico’s Mike Allen slammed as Cheney ‘stenographer’

WASHINGTON — Journalists are attacking Politico and reporter Mike Allen after an article Wednesday featuring former Vice President Dick Cheney accusing President Obama of insufficiently responding to the failed Christmas terror attempt. A number of writers and bloggers say Politico failed to perform the fact-checking role expected of reporters, pointing…

Der Spiegel reporter calls Inhofe ‘ridiculous’ at Copenhagen summit

Earlier this year, Oklahoma Republican Sen. Jim Inhofe promised to lead a “truth squad” to the Copenhagen climate summit to dispel what he believes to be the climate change “hoax.” Inhofe delivered — sort of — on his promise Thursday, flying into Copenhagen for a two-hour visit to find himself…

Milblogger claims NYT lied about not paying reporter’s ransom

The New York Times lied when it said it had not paid a ransom for the release of report David Rohde, a freelance war correspondent is alleging. In a series of Twitter statements, blogger Michael Yon asserted that the Times “paid millions to get Rohde released,” and suggested the paper…

Rush Limbaugh tells environmental reporter to kill himself

Andrew Revkin, The New York Times‘ lead environmental reporter, is taking heat. And this time, it’s not global warming. Controversial conservative talker Rush Limbaugh, a longtime critic of the global warming concept, told the reporter to kill himself during his show Tuesday. Limbaugh dubbed the reporter an “environmentalist wacko.” “This…

Fox News reportedly bars media from Glenn Beck event

Fox News host Glenn Beck now has something in common with former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin. They’ve barred media from their public appearances. Representatives for Palin, who spoke in China yesterday, refused to allow press at her event, saying they were trying to ensure the governor’s “comfort.” A directive from…

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