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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?
Donald Trump turned his fraud into free press and rode the wave of exposure all the way to the White House. But he's hardly the first to play this game—and he won't be the last.
From gun violence to the Mueller report, are knee-jerk reactions and social media #campaigns doing more harm than good?
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