Tim Berners-Lee is fighting for a freer, more open internet.
Paul Ryan took Washington by storm with promises of fiscal responsibility. He leaves as a Trump-appeasing budget buster deluxe.
In light of the love fest over the Fox News anchor, we thought it worth remembering Jon Stewart's "Daily Show" takedowns of two of Kelly's more unfortunate rants, including her declaration that Santa Claus "just is white" and her "fair and balanced" approach to the news.
The good news is that convicted national security leaker Chelsea Manning isn't facing solitary confinement for an indefinite stretch of time.
In addition to the magazine, the U.S. Army soldier serving a 35-year military prison sentence for leaking official secrets has been threatened with solitary confinement for having an expired tube of toothpaste in her cell, her lawyers and supporters say.
The fallout from a cascade of accusations in recent months about Bill Cosby’s alleged drug-enabled sexual assaults, which the veteran comic and his legal team had attempted to stem, became more serious this week.
To tell Caitlyn’s story with care is to demand justice for trans people.
Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and the other "Left, Right & Center" panelists discuss House Republicans' preference for bunk scandals, the congressional vote to hold former IRS commissioner Lois Lerner in contempt, Boko Haram's holding of more than 200 kidnapped girls, and Monica Lewinsky in Vanity Fair.
Monica Lewinsky must be satisfied to learn that with a few stylish photographs and a few innocuous paragraphs, she can still discombobulate Maureen Dowd, Lynne Cheney and a swarm of demented figures in American politics and media.
It is time to stop "tiptoeing around my past -- and other people's futures," she said, in a possible reference to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's expected White House run in 2016.