Media

Workers of the Word Unite
On language and class at the copy desk
March 02, 2015

On language and class at the copy desk.

Working on the Race Beat
The future of racial coverage at The New York Times and elsewhere
March 01, 2015

The future of racial coverage at The New York Times and elsewhere.

Why Is the Wall Street Journal Dismissing Colombia's War Crimes?
February 24, 2015

The military has been murdering civilians and dressing them up as guerrillas.

Essential Life Lessons From Mike Allen
February 23, 2015

“If you haven't met her, she ain't your girlfriend, dude.”

Making It in (Right-Wing) America
Dinesh D’Souza and the shame of immigrant self-hatred
February 20, 2015

A South Indian racist learned from writers who lauded racism against South Indians. 

The Rise of Feelings Journalism
A condescending article about Jessica Williams is part of an unfortunate media trend
February 19, 2015

A condescending article about Jessica Williams is part of an unfortunate media trend.

Death to the "Public Intellectual"
It's time to democratize the title
February 17, 2015

It's time to democratize the title.

A Reporter Leaves His Beat
David Carr, 1956 - 2015
February 13, 2015

"There won't be another David Carr."

Conservatives Have Waged a 50-Year War to Prove the News Media Can't Be Trusted
February 13, 2015

They say the Brian Williams scandal is just the latest proof.

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