What Are We Going to do When Boeing Moves More Operations to South Carolina

The writing is on the walls, it has been for over a decade. The unions have pushed a good deal of the operations out of our state already. Boeing pays 10.00 less pr hour in South Carolina, they have far more in inc...
April 6, 2016

The Woman Unmaking America’s Most Famous Murderer

When Kathleen Zellner was little she had a friend across the street who kept a pet duck. Toothbrush was a peaceful soul who liked to eat wasps and paddle around ...

March 29, 2016

Trying (and Trying) to Get Records From the ‘Most Transparent Administration’ Ever

This story was co-published with The Washington Post. Two years ago last month, I filed a public-records request to the Federal Emergency Management Agency as pa...

March 12, 2016

Celebrating Spotlight: ProPublica Picks Our Favorite MuckRaking Films

This weekend, the journalism world will be watching the Oscars with an unusual level of excitement and expectation. Forty years after Hollywood made journalism g...

February 26, 2016

‘Spotlight’ Gets Investigative Journalism Right

There’s a moment in almost every movie when people in the audience who really know the line of work depicted on screen cry out in frustration and say: “Oh, come ...

February 25, 2016

The Best MuckReads on America’s Troubled History With Race

There have been several events throughout American history that have, for some, signaled the beginning of a post-racial society. The election of Barack Obama to ...

February 24, 2016

Apple FBI Hack: Why The Court Order Matters

Apple FBI Hack: Why The Court Order Matters And What It Could Mean For The Future Of Apple And The Rest Of Us

On Tuesday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Sheri P...

February 17, 2016

IRS Grants Nonprofit Status to ‘Dark Money’ Group

Donors to the nonprofit group Crossroads GPS, founded by Republican strategist Karl Rove, no longer have to worry about their identities being disclosed. After a...

February 13, 2016

“We Run The Country” According to Lawyers (And they do)

60 minutes had a horrifying show earlier. Perhaps the most chilling of all is this statement by this attorney claiming that they run the country, that they are a part of the elite, and they make the laws. It is wha...
February 1, 2016

Catholic Church Throws it’s Victims a Bone

The Catholic church never fails to amaze me... They released a list of 77 child molesters from their church including 1 nun. This list was like throwing it's victims a bone and once they bent over to pick it up the...
January 19, 2016