Media

"We Are Not Here to Fight for Press Freedom"
The National wanted to be the Times of the Middle East. It failed
February 28, 2013

In 2008, when a new government-owned newspaper debuted in the Persian Gulf emirate of Abu Dhabi, it was greeted as the latest sign of the formerly sleepy oil town’s cosmopolitan ambitions.

House of Cads
The psycho-sexual ordeal of reporting in Washington
February 27, 2013

The psycho-sexual ordeal of reporting in Washington.

Washington Is Wrong About Cruz and Warren
The freshmen senators are exactly who they promised to be
February 21, 2013

The freshmen senators are exactly who they promised to be.

Half-Court Press
The White House Pool Should Put Its Money Where Its Mouth Is
February 20, 2013

The White House pool should put its money where its mouth is.

LeBron James, the Workingman's Hero
"The Decision" was the right move after all—and the fulfillment of the American Dream
February 16, 2013

"The Decision" was the right move after all—and the fulfillment of the American Dream.

Photography in an Age of Smartphones
When photography is everywhere, when is it art?
February 14, 2013

When photography is everywhere, when is it art?

Ezra Klein: The Wise Boy
A tale of striving and success in modern-day Washington
February 12, 2013

A tale of striving and success in modern-day Washington.

The Washington Post Newsroom and Me
February 01, 2013

Troubled newspapers across the country are selling off their headquarters buildings. But unlike other for-sale properties, the Washington Post's headquarters is iconic for its interior, not its facade. I should know: I started my career in the newsroom's Hollywood replica.

The L Word Lives
Is it safe to say "liberal" again?
January 30, 2013

Not long ago, Republicans used "liberal" as an epithet, Democrats hid from it, and conflict-averse news outlets avoided it. That's changed.  

Scenes from the Conservative Bunker
The National Review summit's message: Obama is out to "annihilate" the GOP
January 27, 2013

The message to the several hundred disconsolate attendees: Obama is out to "annihilate" the GOP.

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