Media

Working in a War Zone With Bob Simon, the Humble CBS Newsman
February 13, 2015

It's the rare television news correspondant who asks the cameras to remain off. 

Brian Williams Is Being Punished for Something Every Human Does
February 11, 2015

Unreliable memory is a feature, not a bug, of the human brain.

The New Republic's Legacy on Race
A historical reflection
January 29, 2015

A historical reflection.

Topless Girls in British Tabloids Are a Product, Not a Cause, of Sexism
January 27, 2015

Rupert Murdoch is still the worst, though.

No, The Decline in Marriage Did Not Increase Inequality
The New York Times' David Leonhardt gets it wrong
January 16, 2015

The New York Times' David Leonhardt gets it wrong.

China Is Using 'Charlie Hebdo' to Justify Its Own Crackdown on Free Speech
January 15, 2015

“The world is diverse and there should be limits on press freedom.”

Found in Translation
Arthur Goldhammer is America's finest bridge to French culture
January 13, 2015

Arthur Goldhammer brought us Piketty—and so much more.

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