Rush Limbaugh, the bigoted talk-radio host, is worthy of our collective loathing. But cancer is not a form of righteous punishment.
The sensational nature of the news cycle puts a myopic focus on all things MAGA, to the exclusion of all other things.
And now they're poised to do it again. A journalist reflects on the dangerous disinformation of wartime reporting, and the threat of history repeating itself.
“Heartwarming” stories about selfless actions may seem to be intended to renew faith in human nature, but using emotional appeals to skew a factual conversation is a sign of...
It didn't matter that Senator Harris was a strong candidate with a passionate base. The misogynoir of press coverage doomed her from the outset.
We appear to be living in the upside-down, where people are bots, facts are fiction, and our reality is governed by algorithms.
With its egregious lack of representation and cliquey chains of command, is there any wonder big outlets like NBC are covering up for predators?
And in a culture that cleaves to youthfulness and positivity and cowers in the face of mortality, this isn’t necessarily a bad thing.
With the media's freeze-out of the California senator, are we losing one of our best Democratic contenders for the presidency?
Women journalists are breaking the biggest stories and bringing down powerful abusers. So why are so many men getting the follow-up assignments?
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