Erik Wemple: the guardian


Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 02/10/2014

Glenn Greenwald and the U.S. ‘assassination’ program

A disagreement on anti-terrorism terminology.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:06 PM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  drone strikes, First Look Media, Glenn Greenwald, Guardian, New York Times, President Obama, Washington Post

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Glenn Greenwald bolts the Guardian for some fabulous media organization

New site will be a general-interest proposition.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:04 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Glenn Greenwald, Guardian

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 09/18/2013

BBC News presenter has what in his hands?

How does that object bear on the news?

By Erik Wemple  |  09:49 AM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  BBC News, The Guardian

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 07/08/2013

Guardian releases new-old Snowden interview excerpts

Is that news?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:46 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, Guardian, Laura Poitras

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 07/03/2013

Greenwald: Journalist, activist, media transparentist

Giving the lie to the notion that media organizations can't talk about their reporting.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:37 PM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Glenn Greenwald, Guardian

Posted at 04:51 PM ET, 06/25/2013

What would it take to nail Glenn Greenwald under the Espionage Act?

Hey folks: YOU go ahead and prosecute Glenn Greenwald for his NSA stories.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:51 PM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Espionage Act, Glenn Greenwald, NSA, The Guardian

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 06/25/2013

MSNBC's Reid raises 'questions' about Guardian's Glenn Greenwald

Journalist travels to Hong Kong to get killer documents. Does that seem strange to you?

By Erik Wemple  |  11:16 AM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Glenn Greenwald, Guardian, joy reid, MSNBC

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 06/24/2013

Greenwald: Beltway media types are 'courtiers to power'

Journalist who has broken NSA stories has little regard for clubby Washington.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:25 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andrew Ross Sorkin, Glenn Greenwald, Guardian, New York Times

Posted at 08:09 PM ET, 06/23/2013

David Gregory whiffs on Greenwald question

"Meet the Press" host asks a loaded question of Guardian journalist.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:09 PM ET, 06/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Gregory, Glenn Greenwald, Guardian, NBC News

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 06/17/2013

Edward Snowden is a coward? No, he's a media visionary

The Guardian wanted to give Snowden a chance to "answer the public's questions," not to mention to shape his own leaked stories.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:04 PM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Edward Snowden, Guardian

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 06/17/2013

Snowden thrashes 'mainstream media'

Snowden thrashes "mainstream media"

By Erik Wemple  |  01:15 PM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Edward Snowden, Guardian, Media

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 06/12/2013

Allegedly media-averse leaker gives another media interview

Source of NSA documents shows some familiarity with his media coverage.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:50 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Edward Snowden, The Guardian

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 06/10/2013

Edward Snowden: 'Leaker,' 'source' or 'whistleblower'?

Terms make a difference!

By Erik Wemple  |  09:05 AM ET, 06/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, Guardian, National Security Agency

Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 08/13/2012

AP political cliches: Where’s ‘narrative’?

AP: Please add ‘narrative’ to your list of cliches.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:17 PM ET, 08/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  associated press, style guide, copy rules, narrative, roll call, guardian, chicago tribune

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 06/14/2012

Media news derivatives: June 14

A roundup of media stories for June 14

By Erik Wemple  |  08:45 AM ET, 06/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ed schultz, rush limbaugh, pbs, the guardian, ken auletta, joe pompeo, detroit, new orleans times-picayune, jeff sonderman, poynter, leon panetta

Posted at 08:06 AM ET, 06/08/2012

Media news derivatives: June 8

A roundup of media stories for June 8.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:06 AM ET, 06/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  joe scarborough, msnbc, jon stewart, guardian, boston herald, sally quinn, el huffington post, commonWealth

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 03/20/2012

If only we all could write as well as Michael Wolff

Says journalists cannot write

By Erik Wemple  |  01:01 PM ET, 03/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  michael wolff, mike daisey, guardian, howard kurtz, foxconn

Posted at 05:50 PM ET, 02/16/2012

Can journos really be trusted to moderate debates?

Yeah, somewhat.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:50 PM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newt gingrich, nyu, the guardian, debate questions, database