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    Iraq Is a Place Where Americans Suffered

    Wed, 06/11/2014 - 18:03
    In the wake of Sunni militants overtaking Mosul, US media still tell the story of the Iraq War as if US suffering is what really matters.

    Crossfire Clueless on Israeli Occupation

    Wed, 06/11/2014 - 11:19
    CNN's Crossfire is ostensibly a debate between the left and the right. But the show's debate over Hillary Clinton's new book show how the format can become meaningless,

    Joe Klein on the Itchy Grievances of Minority Groups

    Tue, 06/10/2014 - 16:39
    Time columnist Joe Klein wants Democrats like Hillary Clinton to keep their distance from "minority groups who are itchy to file grievances" over things like poverty.

    FAIR TV: Bowe Bergdahl, NBC Slams Snowden, CNN Boosts Bush

    Fri, 06/06/2014 - 17:01
    On the show this week: Bowe Bergdahl's release prompts waves of media panic about former Guantanamo prisoners "returning to the battlefield." Plus NBC goes heavy on Edward Snowden critics and CNN buys a George H.W. Bush documentary funded by… the Bush library. Watch:

    USA Today and Wal-Mart Poop

    Fri, 06/06/2014 - 15:58
    USA Today calls pro-worker activists protesting Wal-Mart "party poopers."

    Writing Unions Out of the Story on Fighting Poverty

    Fri, 06/06/2014 - 13:53
    NY Times looks at the some new research on the failure to reduce poverty--but doesn't mention the minimum wage or strengthening workers' power through unions.

    Botching the Prisoners 'Returning to the Battlefield' Story

    Thu, 06/05/2014 - 15:56
    In their Bowe Bergdahl coverage, some media outlets are stoking fears about freed Guantanamo prisoners 'returning to the battlefield.'

    Bruni's 'Middle' = Corporate Tax Cuts and No Minimum Wage Hike?

    Tue, 06/03/2014 - 16:15
    Andrew Cuomo is a 'centrist' politician--meaning one who promotes unpopular policies on behalf of the very rich.

    'Muddying a Murky Picture': NYT's Ukraine Kremlinology

    Tue, 06/03/2014 - 12:07
    The New York Times clearly has a hunch about deep Russian involvement in Ukraine. The ways it tries to confirm this hunch are curious.
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