Without much set-up or padding, herewith some of the slew of holiday-week responses to last night’s Note, on why…
Please be sure to read Binyamin Appelbaum’s assessment of a return to the gold standard, in today’s NYT. (Note: Appelbaum's…
It’s too easy, and also rash and risky, to criticize people on the basis of perhaps-out-of-context social media snippets. …
When a congressional investigation turns into a partisan operation, the media need to treat it as such.
“There is something about watching Fox News that leads people to do worse on these [factual] questions than those who don’t watch any news at all.” A political scientist on what Roger Ailes has wrought, including the problems he is creating for his own GOP.
The big-tent principle applied to a former U.S. senator and a current U.S. adversary
Two in-the-moment writers wrestle with two for-the-ages questions.
Skip past anything that talks about a coming dawn of the Chinese Century. Go straight to stories on the complications of China in the here-and-now.
Maybe a former finance minister of an African nation was also on the flight?
"For the international press, there are many reasons for crimped ambitions."
Good thing we have experts to explain these things to us!
I am doing my part to keep the print-newspaper business going. And you should too!
Is politics just another form of schoolyard bullying?
Boston's now-closed independent paper "championed the climate issue and the grassroots climate movement, when virtually no one else gave them a serious thought."
There's the "news," and then there's the "frame."
The big issue of the campaign, and why it's not being discussed
An excellent radio show goes off the air, but the episodes live on.
The man who created a parody video explains what he had in mind.
What a column from the New York Times' "public editor" does and does not signify.
Learning to cope with "truthiness" and "false equivalence": The saga goes on.