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Meister: A Halloween invasion from Mars

October 29, 2013
Guardian columnist Dick Meister is a longtime Bay Area journalist."2X2L calling CQ ... 2X2L calling CQ, New York ... Isn't there anyone on the...

Meister: The Legislature shows Congress how

October 27, 2013
Guardian columnist Dick Meister has covered labor and political affairs for more than a half-century as a reporter, editor, author and commentator. Contact him through his...

Solomon: Obama will launch a huge propaganda blitz–and may attack Syria even if he loses the vote in Congress

September 1, 2013
Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made Easy: How...

Extra! Extra! Calling all Nebraska Cornhuskers!

August 31, 2013
How to watch the Nebraska vs. Wyoming game at 5 p.m today on 403 cable and at the Final Final bar  in SF (Saturday,...

Solomon: What the assault on whistleblowers has to do with Syria

August 28, 2013
Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made Easy:...

Solomon: You failed to break the spirit of Bradley Manning: An open letter to President Obama

August 26, 2013
Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made Easy: How Presidents and...

Solomon: Oiling the war machinery, from Oslo to Heathrow to Washington

August 21, 2013
Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War...

Dick Meister: Still dreaming of justice

August 18, 2013
Dick Meister is a San Francisco-based columnist who has covered labor and politics for more than a half-century.  Contact him through his website,www.dickmeister.com, which...

Solomon: Memo from Oslo: If peace is prized, a Nobel for Bradley Manning

August 11, 2013
Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made ...

Solomon: The moral verdict on Bradley Manning

July 31, 2013
Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made...

Solomon: Obama’s escalating war on freedom of the press

July 24, 2013
The part of the First Amendment that prohibits “abridging the freedom … of the press” is now up against the wall, as the Obama...

Solomon: The portrait of a leaker as a young man

July 20, 2013
  Painted by Robert Shetterly for his Americans Who Tell The Truth Project. A Portrait of the Leaker as a Young ManBy Norman Solomon  Norman Solomon is co-founder...

Solomon: Denouncing NSA surveillance isn’t enough–we need the power to stop it!

July 10, 2013
By Norman SolomonNorman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made Easy:...

Dick Meister: Celebrating July Fourth with the enemy

July 3, 2013
By Dick MeisterDick Meister is a veteran Guardian columnist and freelance writer.The Fourth of July, as we all know, is Independence Day. Hurray for...

The Fourth of July: Remembering the good old days in Rock Rapids, Iowa, circa 1940s to 1950s

July 3, 2013
By Bruce B. Brugmann(Note: In July of 1972, when the Bay Guardian was short a Fourth of July story, I sat down...

Normon Solomon: Terminal

June 27, 2013
Edward Snowden has provided, in my estimation and that of many others, a valuable journalistic and public service. And he has accomplished what...

Solomon: David Brooks, Tom Friedman, Bill Keller wish Snowden had just followed orders

June 27, 2013
Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made Easy: How...

Solomon: The pursuit of Edward Snowden: Washington in a rage, striving to run the world

June 24, 2013
By Norman SolomonNorman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made...

Solomon: Uncle Sam and Corporate Tech: Domestic Partners Raising Digital Big Brother

June 23, 2013
By Norman SolomonNorman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made Easy:...

Thunder from West Portal: Quentin Kopp savages the Warriors’ Embarcadero Wall and its $220 million taxpayer subsidy

June 11, 2013
(Scroll down to read Kopp's column from the Westside Observer) When then State Sen. Quentin Kopp was appointed to the bench in San Mateo...

Bully for the ACLU! It went after the real lawbreakers

June 11, 2013
Scroll down to read the ACLU complaint in the New York Times storyFor me, the crucial question was not whether Edward J. Snowden broke...

Tonight: Watch Amy Goodman discuss NSA leaks on MSNBC’s Chris Hayes show at 5:40 p.m.

June 10, 2013
 Monday, June 10, 2013 democracynow.org TONIGHT: Watch Amy Goodman Discuss NSA Leaks on MSNBC's All In With Chris Hayes at 5:40 pm Watch...

Solomon: Historic challenge to support the moral actions of Edward Snowden

June 10, 2013
Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made Easy: How...

Solomon: An open letter to Sen. Dianne Feinstein, Chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee

June 8, 2013
By Norman SolomonNorman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made...