Media

scarlett johansson

The brief bravery of Scarlett Johansson

July 15, 2019 4:00 pm

Perhaps the actress would be better off playing a tree than a person with convictions

mayor pete

Mayor Pete, alleged homosexual, shall not be mocked

July 14, 2019 10:04 am

The New Republic bends over and takes one for corporate neoliberalism

journalist

Who counts as a journalist, anyway?

July 13, 2019 7:49 pm

Many of us are still clinging to a mindset in which the ‘journalist’ is hailed as an ideal without prejudice or bias

boris

I love Boris for not firing me when I wrote a play about his sex life

July 11, 2019 4:58 pm

I doubt any other editor would have been so sanguine

justin raimondo

Justin Raimondo was the gay, ferociously anti-war precursor to Donald Trump

July 11, 2019 11:45 am

The website editor died last month aged 67

ben garrison

Did Trump really invite Ben Garrison to the White House?

July 10, 2019 4:39 pm

Take the Trump-for-a-day test

ben garrison anti-semitism

Where is the outrage from the right over Ben Garrison’s White House invite?

July 8, 2019 7:49 pm

Concern for Jews has become a political tool, wielded by both the left and the right at their convenience

jeffrey epstein

Jeffrey Epstein is a pervert for our times

July 7, 2019 10:38 am

The rich are different because we like it that way

andy ngo

Did Andy Ngo get what he deserved?

June 30, 2019 12:11 pm

The left blames the victim

Andy Ngo (centre) in the centre of a Portland Antifa demonstration

Portland Antifa are the real fascists

June 30, 2019 9:12 am

Beating up a journalist because he or she criticizes your political ideology is what the Nazi party did in Germany in the 1930s

nineteen eighty-four

Nineteen Eighty-Four is not a guidebook for the present day

June 29, 2019 5:01 pm

A powerful totalitarian state is no longer needed to coerce human beings

athletic

How will The Athletic’s expansion change British sports journalism?

June 27, 2019 1:13 pm

Sports journalism in Britain is being attacked by an American predator

photograph

The media’s exploitation of this photograph shames the West

June 27, 2019 7:40 am

The publicization of an image of a drowned father and his daughter breaches the dignity of the deceased

viewers trump presidency

Are viewers falling out of love with the Trump presidency?

June 25, 2019 6:30 pm

Watching the Donald used to be unmissable television. What happened?

cable news mental health

A mental health professional diagnoses cable news anchors

June 25, 2019 12:19 pm

The doctor is in, and the pundits are on the couch

teen vogue

Sex work with Teen Vogue

June 21, 2019 4:07 pm

Young girls deserve better than this bad advice

tucker carlson

Give Tucker Carlson a Nobel prize! 

June 20, 2019 8:49 am

Thank goodness the president listens more to Fox News than he does to his advisers

michael heath political cartoons

The death of political cartoons isn’t funny

June 18, 2019 12:55 pm

People used to want to laugh at magazines. They don’t now

cuba the new republic

The New Republic’s useful idiot tour

June 16, 2019 12:54 pm

Why not take a trip to Raúl Castro’s Cuba?

us wnt soccer scandal

In America, we have no sense of a soccer scandal

June 13, 2019 3:39 pm

The USWNT’s celebrations are a perfect excuse for faux outrage

john cleese

Common sense is the real generation gap – just ask John Cleese

June 13, 2019 11:32 am

What has he done? He has Said Something On Twitter

facebook

Facebook is the world’s worst coffee house

June 12, 2019 6:00 am

The social media giant is bad for the press and bad for freedom

radicalized new york times

Have you been radicalized by the New York Times?

June 10, 2019 11:19 am

The paper doesn’t even attempt to give a fair summary of the problems it claims to be identifying

ben shapiro youtube

Ben Shapiro on YouTube: ‘if you approach an unspecified line, you’ll be downgraded or banned’

June 7, 2019 11:33 am

The tech giants have chosen time and again to censor certain voices and magnify and elevate others

steven crowder carlos maza

Steven Crowder and the folly of the internet playground

June 6, 2019 2:35 pm

Thanks to YouTube and Twitter, we must all suffer through his juvenile spat with Carlos Maza