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julieannesmo

If rape isn’t a “high crime and misdemeanor,” what is? Read more

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Trump’s rhetoric is both a cause and a symptom of the danger to U.S. journalists. Read more

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“Although the President is free to criticize the press, he cannot use the power and authority of the United States government to punish and stifle it.” Read more

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No need to worry about those journalism things! Read more

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Gage Skidmore

Sanders’s socialism is scary for a Democratic establishment that worries a lot about electability. Cue the media hit pieces. Read more

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Black women face major barriers to entry in news media. Read more

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Richard F. Outcault

Film Review of “Joseph Pulitzer: Voice of the People.” Read more

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“Esquire” magazine is under fire for putting a straight, white, Trump-supporting Wisconsin teenager on its cover. But that isn’t the real problem. Read more

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Japanexperterna

So far, U.S. government attempts to kickstart a Twitter revolution have failed. Read more

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Never underestimate Donald Trump’s willingness to pitch the country into chaos. Read more

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The best exposé on Fox in years dives into its former chief’s history of racism and the sexual misconduct that would ultimately be his undoing. Read more

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Local ownership of the press matters, as some 1,300 of our towns have learned after Wall Street’s corporate demigods of greed swept in to seize their paper, gut its journalistic mission, and devour its assets. Read more

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Gage Skidmore

There’s absolutely no reason the network can’t both report on Trump’s daily blunders and also vigorously defend itself when he seeks to punish one of its reporters for doing his job. Read more

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Writing for us back in the 1980s, Judge, now a key figure in the Kavanaugh drama, displayed a concern for social justice, and a progressive vision for the world. Read more

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders says there’s a whole lot she “can’t guarantee” about her boss. Read more

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Mutante

As the midterm elections approach, we’d better prepare for another misinformation onslaught from Russia, without love. Here’s how. Read more

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An Interview with Seymour Hersh Read more

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Ed cared about working people—and was a singular voice for labor rights and social justice. Read more

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Mike Licht

A porn star has the President in the hot seat—and she’s highlighting that sex workers are, and always have been, key players in the fight for social justice. Read more

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