Murtaza Hussain is a reporter at The Intercept who focuses on national security and foreign policy. He has appeared on CNN, BBC, MSNBC, and other news outlets.
How to Understand the Rage Economy
In “Postjournalism,” media ecologist Andrey Mir analyzes the way the news economy shapes our perceptions of reality.
The Smear Campaign Against Robert Malley — and Biden’s Iran Policy
With half-truths and insinuations absent any substance, D.C.’s hawks are making their opening salvos against diplomacy with Iran.
Schumer’s Insurrectionist No-Fly List Is a Civil Liberties Nightmare
“Doubling down on use of the no-fly list will entrench an error-prone and unconstitutional system,” said an ACLU lawyer.
Sticking Point in Afghan Peace Talks: Two Forever Prisoners at Guantánamo
The Taliban wants the two remaining Afghans returned, but releasing torture victims could be embarrassing for the U.S.