MAE ANDERSON and TALI ARBEL / The Associated PressFeb 25, 2020
The highly favored executive whose pay ranks close to the top among U.S. CEOs will be succeeded by Bob Chapek, the company's parks chief. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Staff / Truthdig and Robert ScheerSep 29, 2017
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer talks with the television icon in the first installment of a two-part interview. [Transcript added.] Dig deeper ( 21 Min. Read )
BLANKMar 28, 2017
Professor Natasha Dow Schüll and Chris Hedges discuss how "casino capitalism" is designed to keep people away from "a position where they [can] act as decision-making subjects." Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Chris Hedges / TruthdigOct 31, 2016
We are captive to images and forms of propaganda that make us the most self-deluded population on the planet. We are driven by manipulated emotions, not fact or reason. And this is why, even now, Donald Trump could become president. Dig deeper ( 6 Min. Read )
Roisin Davis / TruthdigJul 18, 2015
"We have decided we won't report on Trump's campaign as part of The Huffington Post's political coverage," the site announced Friday. "Instead, we will cover his campaign as part of our Entertainment section." Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
By Henry A. Giroux, CounterPunchAug 29, 2014
When our inner worlds work under the death-haunted dictates of casino capitalism, the Apocalypse is embraced as if it functioned exclusively as a form of entertainment, rather than providing a warning about the rise of militarism, the killing of civilians, and religious and political fundamentalisms. Dig deeper ( 11 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigMay 18, 2014
As "Godzilla" storms the box office this weekend, observers note that the entertainment industry's lust for high profits via mega-hits is narrowing the number and kinds of stories told and amplifying conformity among the public. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
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