Table of Contents: January-February 2014

January-February 2014 Utne Reader

Wikipedia's Balancing Act

by Staff

Wikipedia's standards have never been higher, but the site needs to attract a new generation of editors to survive.

25 Years Ago in Utne: The Information Monopoly

by Sam Ross-Brown

Corporate media ownership is every bit as serious today as it was in 1988.


U.S. Officials Say

by Sam Ross-Brown

It seems very little happens in the world without government sources saying so.

Fox News, Reza Aslan, and the Historical Jesus

by Utne Reader Staff

Reza Aslan, author of Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, navigates a confrontational interview by Lauren Green of Fox News, who suggests he can't write an unbiased book about the historical Jesus because he's a Muslim.

2013 Utne Media Awards: The Winners

by Staff

The editors of Utne Reader select the winners of the 2013 Utne Media Awards.

Social Networking for a Better World

by Sam Ross-Brown

The rise of corporate-owned social media raises many flags about our online security and the future of the digital commons. The solution, says theorist Michael Albert, is a different kind of network altogether.  

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