Why Air America Failed

Excellent piece at Crooks and Liars regarding the difference in strategy between the conservative and liberal establishments when it comes to recognizing the importance of a media infrastructure and being willing to fund it in order to further the wider spread (and thus, understanding and acceptance) of progressive ideas. It's too long - and has too many good ideas - to excerpt it all, but do...

War #3?

I'm sure they're only "military advisers" - you know....just like they were in Vietnam: U.S. military teams and intelligence agencies are deeply involved in secret joint operations with Yemeni troops who in the past six weeks have killed scores of people, among them six of 15 top leaders of a regional al-Qaeda affiliate, according to senior administration officials. The operations, approved...