Jack Germond was a smart, tough-minded, no-nonsense political reporter. That’s why people called him a liberal.
Neoconservatism’s roots are being pulled up by the likes of Rand Paul and Ted Cruz.
The mainstream media do not ignore right-wing pet issues; they indulge them—just not in the way conservatives want.
There is no "center" in Washington, and the pundits who pretend to be fighting for the middle are misleading themselves and the rest of us.
Purdue University president and former Gov. Mitch Daniels does not trust faculty or students with ideas he doesn’t like.
Republican recalcitrance frames virtually every political issue in Washington these days, except in the reporting of those same incidents by the mainstream media.
America continues to experience exploding inequality that threatens both our democracy and the very fabric of our society, without much attention from the mainstream media.
The fact that media pundit Howard Kurtz, formerly of CNN, has landed at Fox was preordained with the only question being why it took so long.
Journalists and pundits—and even politicians—routinely overestimate the relative conservatism of the American people.
Despite the fact that anyone with Internet access can publish “news” online, we should be more cautious about sources such as the Drudge Report that tend toward the outlandish.
In an age of exploding inequality, it is shocking that we are ignoring a tax system that deliberately makes the inequality crisis in our society far worse than it needs to be.
The general public remains misinformed on the issue of climate change, largely due to deception from the mainstream media.
Fifty years after Betty Friedan’s groundbreaking book, The Feminine Mystique, was published, American society remains in her debt.
With the release of the Benghazi emails on Wednesday, the notion that any of it could have been “worse than Watergate” is difficult to countenance.
A noted Harvard historian’s homophobic rant against iconic economist John Maynard Keynes, in the guise of intellectual exchange, cannot be excused and certainly not condoned.