Jeannette Lee

Jeannette Lee is an Atlantic Media Fellow. Previously, she worked as an Associated Press reporter in Alaska and Hawaii.
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  • The Chamber Watches Itself On Climate Change

    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, under fire from key members for its opposition to Democratic climate-change legislation, distributed a letter…

  • One way the modern American media dumb us down is by their insistence on being able to focus on only one story, one country at a time. Pakistan is…

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  • Justice Souter's Dream

    A day after announcing his retirement, Justice David Souter hinted at the approach to jurisprudence he might want to see in his replacement. Souter…


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