Media

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The blistering bathos of Game of Thrones

May 22, 2019 5:06 pm

Game of Thrones’s climax presents a problem for America’s prestige publications

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‘Boom!’: an autopsy of the media after the Mueller bombshell

April 4, 2019 11:05 am

Dunking on Rachel Maddow may be fun, but she’s far from the sole perpetrator

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The real Russiagate: why are the press ignoring Putin’s troops in Venezuela?

March 28, 2019 11:27 am

Yet again, the US media sidesteps important foreign policy coverage

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The whitewashing of Jussie Smollett

March 27, 2019 5:01 am

Was he guilty? Or just a jackass? 

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New York Times: Brexit is white supremacy

March 25, 2019 9:18 am

The editors of the Times will print any nonsense about Britain so long as it confirms their prejudices about Brexit

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Can you go to jail for ‘misgendering’? One British journalist is about to find out

March 19, 2019 5:23 pm

Caroline Farrow is being investigated by a British police force for sending some tweets

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VICE Media is the mausoleum that cool built

March 4, 2019 4:50 pm

The company is now just another dreary enforcer of online norms

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The true cost of faked hate crimes

February 19, 2019 6:48 pm

Should we punish fraudulent victims as vigorously as real criminals?

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Trump doesn’t understand his base

February 18, 2019 5:20 am

And it’s hurting him

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The pathetic drama of pushing in the press pen

February 15, 2019 1:57 pm

Following Trump around to film his speeches doesn’t make you a hero

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The Trump presidency is taking its toll…on the once fresh faces of CNN anchors

January 29, 2019 3:57 pm

Usually it’s the president who looks worse for wear

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Why is the New York Times recommending anti-Semitic conspiracy theories?

December 17, 2018 4:32 pm

They let Alice Walker plug a David Icke book

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The last moments of The Weekly Standard

December 14, 2018 5:42 pm

‘Everybody’s drinking’

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Accounts of petty crime in London horrify the New York Times

December 13, 2018 8:03 am

It sounds truly awful

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Don’t blame Trump for the demise of the Weekly Standard

December 7, 2018 11:49 am

Its value lay in the fact it was an insider magazine

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Clarity, please: what’s happening to the Weekly Standard?

December 4, 2018 4:35 pm

Rumor has it that the Standard owners have been searching for a buyer for months

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Washington Post tripled Yemen coverage after Khashoggi’s death

November 29, 2018 1:54 pm

But has the country’s plight got three times worse?

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If you liked Gawker, you almost certainly won’t like New Gawker

November 6, 2018 1:11 pm

19 Heartwarming Movies You Can Stream To Get Into The Holiday Spirit?

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Enemies in a state: Dirty war with the press, or a clean fight?

August 17, 2018 3:23 am

Does more power lie with a president bound by checks and balances, or privately-owned media companies?

50 years after Bobby Kennedy’s murder, the ‘deep state’ still reigns supreme

June 7, 2018 12:36 pm

New York   This week 50 years ago saw the assassination of Robert Kennedy, a man I met a couple…

It’s time to end the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

April 29, 2018 7:30 pm

You have to give it to Donald Trump. Not for pushing North Korea towards negotiations, or for holding China to…

Trump is like those martial arts experts who use their opponents’ own strength against them

April 29, 2018 10:35 am

His critics keep going nuts over the rhetoric - meanwhile, Trump proceeds with his agenda