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No, Millennials Are Not All Libertarians | The Nation

  • By
  • Alex Holt,
  • New America Foundation
July 30, 2014 |
Young Americans’ fondness for high-tech innovation could suit our need to shake up the political system.

No Peace In Afghanistan Without Tribal Participation | The Nation

February 2, 2014

In 2012, Peter Bergen, CNN's National Security Analyst, wrote: "The tribal fighters of the Awakening movement ended up on the American payroll in the 'Sons of Iraq' program, which by the spring of 2009 had grown to around 100,000 men. Many of those men ...

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Washington Conundrum: Where to Stockpile Mountains of NSA Data? | The Nation

January 21, 2014

Meanwhile, privacy advocates said they doubt that the reforms go far enough. The head of the American Civil Liberties Union said the only real solution to resolving the nation’s data collection problem was to end the program altogether.

Verizon, The FCC And What You Need To Know About Net Neutrality | The Nation

December 6, 2013

Network neutrality, or net neutrality, is a term first coined by technology policy scholar Tim Wu to describe the preservation of online innovation by prohibiting companies from discriminating against some users and content, or prioritizing some ...


U.S. Admits Electronic Spying on Americans Was Illegal | The Nation

August 22, 2013

The government's biggest challenge was to restore the public's trust, said Sascha Meinrath, director of the Open Technology Institute. "It's time for the Obama administration to come clean about the full scope of its activities," Meinrath said in a ...

Dear Chris: Good Job. Now Let's Get Real. | The Nation

August 19, 2013

I would've liked to see you explain to viewers the real carbon math, and the true magnitude of the challenge we face—as spelled out so starkly and effectively by folks like Bill McKibben, Joe Romm, David Roberts, The Nation's Mark Hertsgaard and ...

Political Violence and Privilege | The Nation

July 9, 2013

As the New America Foundation's Peter Bergen has noted, attacks associated with anti-abortion or white supremacist ideologies are rarely, if ever, counted as terrorist attacks. A typical example: the massacre of worshippers at a Sikh temple in Oak ...

Media Promote U.S. Intervention In Syria--But New Polls Reveal Most People ... | The Nation

June 18, 2013

--Terrorism expert Peter Bergen of CNN came out with lengthy new piece up on their site with evidence that the official claims of NSA snooping halting "dozens" of terror attacks on the U.S. is wildly overblown. He actually--refreshing!--demands ...

AT&T's Deregulation Campaign | The Nation

June 11, 2013

Fewer than 10 percent of Native Americans have access to broadband, according to a report by Native Public Media and the Open Technology Initiative at the New America Foundation. “We think the onus is on the FCC to ensure the focus is on consumers ...

Pandora’s Myths vs. the Facts

  • By
  • Mark Hertsgaard,
  • New America Foundation
June 11, 2013 |
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