Pointing out what's wrong in the world is the easiest thing ever. Changing the world for the better takes real effort and Dan Sanchez suggests that improving yourself raises a standard for everyone around you.
The recent leaks regarding U.S. involvement in Ukraine have shown us some ugly truths. Thomas L. Knapp notes that one of the ugliest is that mainstream media is a tool of those in power and not a watchdog for the public.
The speed with which U.S. media goes to work to vilify and smear whistleblowers is a pretty good indicator of how they are simply narrative managers for the political class. Jordan Schachtel says, if you want to be a whistleblower, you better support the 'current thing.'