Media

Americans Think Africa Is One Big Wild Animal Reserve
Delta and 'The Lion King' are part of our long history of stereotyping the continent
July 08, 2014

Delta and 'The Lion King' are part of our long history of stereotyping the continent.

The Essay That Launched the Term "Mansplaining"
Rebecca Solnit's 'Men Explain Things to Me' explains this international scourge
July 04, 2014

Rebecca Solnit's 'Men Explain Things to Me' explains this international scourge.

Liberal Media Is Desperate to Prove That Student Debt Is a Huge Problem
The backlash against David Leonhardt's New York Times column may be unwarranted
June 26, 2014

The backlash against David Leonhardt's New York Times column may be unwarranted.

Stop Saying “Moderate Muslims.” You're Only Empowering Islamophobes.
June 25, 2014

Diversity within religions is just as important to America as the diversity of religions.

There's Nothing Wrong With the Washington Free Beacon's Hillary Clinton Scoops
Except, perhaps, that the wrong person got credit for them
June 24, 2014

Except, perhaps, that the wrong person got credit for them.

That Story About Irish Babies Buried in a Septic Tank Was Shocking. It Also Wasn't Entirely True.
Today's international news cycle and old Irish tendencies created a perfect storm of outrage
June 23, 2014

Today's international news cycle and old Irish tendencies created a perfect storm of outrage.

You're Not Going to Believe Who's Claiming Obama Destroyed the Middle East
June 23, 2014

Elliott Abrams shows some real nerve in a Politico Magazine article.

The Myth of the "White" Latino
Sloppy analysis of Census data is giving the Republican Party false hope
June 19, 2014

Sloppy analysis of Census data is giving the Republican Party false hope.

Chart: The Best States for World Cup Coverage of Team USA
Here's where the Cup is making the front-page
June 19, 2014

This chart will tell you.

Sean Penn Accuses the Media of Ignoring Haiti's Progress. But He's Ignoring a Few Uncomfortable Facts, Too.
June 19, 2014

"Headlines continue to spin Haiti as a dark, poverty-entrenched no-man's-land," he writes.

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