Doug Ireland

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2005

    Pasolini: "Victory"

    Today is the 30th anniversary of Italian ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2005

    The juicy bits of Ed Klein's Hillary potboiler

    Slate has thoughtfully summarized the more salacious parts of the dreadful Edward Klein's The Truth About Hillary. Pretty thin gruel, it looks like. The most interesting anecdote I've seen from the book isn't mentioned in the Slate piece, but in a column by Newt Gingrich's old right-hand man, Ton ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2005

    Get Howard Dean

    The Democrats, in a stirring show of bipartisanship, have joined Republicans in ganging up on DNC chairman Howard Dean in recent weeks. Beyond the gripes of frontline Democratic pols about Dean's rhetoric, major donors are said to be mad at the party because Dean's ignoring them, and some top fundr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2005

    Keeping an eye on the Jesus-Firsters

    Direland blog launches "Theocracy Watch" Doug Ireland, the longtime journalist and media critic (and former City Pages columnist), has launched a new department called Theocracy Watch over at his Direland blog with an eye toward "news of the Christian right's American Taliban and their depredat ... More >>

  • News

    August 4, 1999
  • Feature

    January 29, 1997

    The Eyes of JonBenet Ramsey

    America eats its young.

  • Feature

    October 30, 1996

    Wellstone's Worries

    The electorate: Round and round it goes,