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    Weather From Another Planet: Wildfires and Climate Change

    Tue, 05/20/2014 - 17:35
    Extreme drought, extreme heat and extremely devastating wildfires in Southern California are big news for TV journalists. But don't mention climate change.

    When NBC Says 'Meeting America,' It Means White, Republican America

    Tue, 05/20/2014 - 12:28
    An NBC series tries to introduce viewers to the America that isn't much covered in the news. But it's a remarkably narrow vision of the country.

    Are Birmingham's Books Right for Washington, D.C.?

    Sat, 05/17/2014 - 18:47
    Shouldn't more people know about Books-A-Million behaving as if it were the Koch brothers' chain of bookstores?

    Object to a War Criminal at Your Graduation? You Must Be a 'Bigot'

    Fri, 05/16/2014 - 17:51
    New York Times columnist Tim Egan rages against college students who dare to have moral objections to the speakers their administrations chose to garnish their graduations with.

    FAIR TV: Snowden, Palestinian Brass Knuckles, Rubio's Climate Denial

    Fri, 05/16/2014 - 17:05
    This week: ABC talks about a "raging debate" over Edward Snowden. They must mean the one that's not on their show. Plus: The New York Times takes a long time to correct a story about Palestinian teen's imaginary brass knuckles, and ABC's Jonathan Karl has the wrong response to Marco Rubio's climate nonsense. Watch:

    This Just In: US Ruled by the Rich

    Fri, 05/16/2014 - 15:25
    The same well-heeled elites and their representatives who dominate US politics and policy are also grossly over-represented among the owners of US corporate media.

    Disappearing Brass Knuckles: An NYT Correction

    Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:37
    A video of a tense confrontation between an Israeli soldier and Palestinian youths made it into the New York Times--along with an erroneous suggestion that one of the Palestinians threatened the soldier with brass knuckles.

    Will NYT's New Editor Stand Up for Investigative Journalism?

    Wed, 05/14/2014 - 21:13
    The New York Times announced that Jill Abramson, who has the top editorial job there of executive editor, is being replaced by current managing editor Dean Baquet. Whether Baquet will be good for investigative reporting at the Times remains to be seen.

    O'Reilly: Back from Vacation, Still Hating Muslims

    Tue, 05/13/2014 - 18:25
    Bill O'Reilly uses the horrible Boko Haram kidnappings to launch into yet another tirade against Muslims.
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