February 15, 2011
No one ever established that the press was meant to do anything more than inform the public of what any given publisher wants the public to know. Freedom of the press only guarantees us protection from government suppression of facts, not corporate suppression of same. If we want that to change, we will have to legislate it.
For example, in the same way food manufacturers became required to list ingredients in order of quantity (suddenly the first ingredient in every kids' cereal "became" sug...