Pentagon Papers

The First Amendment helps the people hold elected officials accountable

<i>Editor's note: With this editorial, The Dallas Morning News joins more than 200 newspapers across the country that are publishing editorials today on</i> …


U.S. automakers left behind as China’s tariff actions boost Europe, Japan

Auto exports to China set a record $7.4B last month, but the benefit went to European and Japanese companies as U.S. automakers were blocked from the …


Don’t let the government censor blueprints for 3-D-printed guns

<i>Barry P. McDonald is a professor of constitutional law at Pepperdine University and a former law clerk to Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist.</i><p>Last week, a federal judge in Seattle effectively <b></b> blocked a pro-gun group from publishing computer-code blueprints that could be used to make guns with 3-D …


On the Market: Katharine Graham’s Summer Estate for $39.5 Million

A trust linked to the family of the late Washington Post publisher is selling a large portion of her Martha’s Vineyard beachfront property<p>A large portion of a Martha’s Vineyard estate formerly owned by the late Washington Post publisher Katharine Graham is coming on the market for $39.5 million.<p>The …

Real Estate

Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Publishing of 3-D Printable Gun Blueprints Online

A federal judge stepped in and temporarily blocked the publishing of blueprints for 3-D printed guns hours before the Aug. 1st deadline when they …

Defense Distributed

The 25 Greatest Legal Movies: Expanding the Boundaries

Another newspaper movie makes this year’s list: a smartly paced thriller from Steven Spielberg about the drama behind the <i>Washington Post</i>’s decision …



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The True Meaning of the Pentagon Papers

Shrouded in liberal mythology perpetuated by a new Hollywood film, the landmark court case was wrongly decided—and has been wrongly</b> …




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Pro-War Media Deserve Slamming, Not Sainthood

<i>Still from “The Post.”</i>The media nowadays are busy congratulating themselves for their vigorous criticism of Donald Trump. To exploit that surge of …

Liberal View

Oppenheimer watches Tesla debate from the sidelines

Oppenheimer played referee on Tesla (TSLA +0.1%) this week at a bull/bear lunch. The firm says the two sides of the Tesla argument boil down to …


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Vietnam War

Trusting Trump Shows a ‘Divorce from Reality’

Before Edward Snowden or Chelsea Manning, there was Daniel Ellsberg. In 1971, Ellsberg leaked what became known as the Pentagon Papers, secret …


The True Meaning of the Pentagon Papers

<i>Shrouded in liberal mythology perpetuated by a new Hollywood film, the landmark court case was wrongly decided—and has been wrongly remembered.</i> In</i> …


10 books to read if you loved The Post

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Chabon, Erdrich among contributors to ACLU anthology

Michael Chabon, Louise Erdrich and Ann Patchett are among the contributors to an anthology commemorating the upcoming 100th anniversary of the …


Whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg: Civil Disobedience Against Vietnam War Led Me to Leak Pentagon Papers

Whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg was a high-level defense analyst in 1971 when he leaked a top-secret report on US involvement in Vietnam to The New …

Liberal View

Meryl Streep goes from Spierlberg’s Pentagon Papers to Soderbergh’s Panama Papers | hollywood

Meryl Streep is set to play the lead role in The Laundromat, a Steven Soderbergh-directed thriller about the Panama Papers. According to the …

Entertainment (India)

Meryl Streep to star in Steven Soderbergh's Panama Papers thriller

Meryl Streep will take the lead in The Laundromat, a Steven Soderbergh-directed thriller about the Panama Papers.<p>According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Oscar winner will potentially star alongside Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas, who are both in early talks to join, in the fact-based tale. The …

Panama Papers

Meryl Streep Rebounds From Pentagon Papers With Soderbergh’s Panama Papers Drama

An update on Meryl Streep and the cinema of leaked documents: After her Oscar-nominated turn in Steven Spielberg’s <i>The Post</i>, Streep has a role in</i> …

Panama Papers

On digital: The Post — formulaic and cliché-ridden newspaper drama from Steven Spielberg | Financial Times

<b>Steven Spielberg, 2017</b><p><b>Entertainment One</b><p>Talking, typing, meeting: these are not the most cinematic of activities. But in Steven Spielberg’s account of …

Steven Spielberg

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Bob Marley

Capturing Katherine Graham In The Oscar-Nominated Film 'The Post'

The film, directed by Steven Spielberg, stars Meryl Streep as Washington Post publisher Katharine Graham and Tom Hanks as editor Ben Bradlee. Here & …

Tom Hanks

C-SPAN Landmark Cases | New York Times v United States

New York Times<p>A Sunday edition of the New York Times in 1971 headlined, “Vietnam Archive: Pentagon Study Traces 3 Decades of Growing U.S. …

United States

Annapurna, Plan B Developing Movie on New York Times’ Harvey Weinstein Investigation

Annapurna Pictures and Plan B Entertainment have acquired the rights to the behind-the-scenes story of the New York Times reporters, Jodi Kantor and …


Watch Noam Chomsky and Daniel Ellsberg Discuss Nuclear War

On April 24, Betsy Reed, the editor-in-chief of The Intercept, moderated a discussion between Noam Chomsky and Daniel Ellsberg on the topic of …


‘The Post’ Is Somehow the Most Underrated Steven Spielberg Movie in Years

<i>Weekend Watch is here for you. Every Friday we’re going to recommend the best of what’s new to rent on VOD or stream for free. It’s your weekend;</i> …

Steven Spielberg

Top Picks: 'Melody Gardot Live in Europe,' 'The Post,' and more

<b>Pinnacle of her art</b><p>In this time of the ubiquitous auto-tuned vocal, what a pleasure it is to hear a truly gifted vocalist at the pinnacle of her art.</b> …

Tom Hanks

Where Is the Outrage About Julian Assange's Silencing?

On October 12, 1969, Daniel Ellsberg copied a secret dossier with the intention of disclosing the truth about the Vietnam War. The Pentagon Papers …

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