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Little People With Little Problems Need Not Bother Us

I am thrilled to see Glenn Greenwald, Jeremy Scahill and other progressive figures together under one roof socking to it power. First Look Media is that roof. 1,320 more words


Funny. After Greenwald attacks Pando for our (non-) ties with Palantir, The Intercept relies on Palantir-funded research for its latest scoop

Over at the Intercept, Cora Currier and Morgan Marquis-Bore report on a German company called FinFisher that sold surveillance software to Bahrain while working under the UK-based Gamma Group. 588 more words


Why Pierre Omidyar's Post is Pretty Awesome

I love creative risks. When eBay billionaire Pierre Omidyar blogged about¬†letting his new journalism empire, First Look Media, take them he got flack from an… 50 more words


This Map Shows the Wealthiest Person In Each State

Ever wonder what it would be like to be the richest person in the state? A new map compiled by real estate firm Movoto shows that it means radically different things depending on where you live. 227 more words

The Revival of Investigative Journalism

By: Spencer Kennedy

Several months ago, I discussed an interesting media project that was under development. First Look Media, founded by Pierre Omidyar of Ebay and largely influenced by Glenn Greenwald (formerly with The Guardian), has officially launched and is producing content. 249 more words

The Industry

First Look has changed direction, but where is it going?

Recently First Look Media announced that it was changing its business model and it would not be offering a suite of digital magazines. Instead, it will focus on The Intercept and an unnamed digital magazine to be run by Matt Taibbi. 574 more words


Prominent Muslim-Americans came under NSA and FBI surveillance, report claims

The NSA and FBI spied on prominent Muslim-Americans and people of Muslim-American heritage with no direct link to terrorism or espionage, according to a fairly explosive piece in… 486 more words