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  • The Doociness of America
    What Steve Doocy, the host of Trump’s favorite morning show, tells us about Fox News and the nation in 2020
  • Another tech hearing in Congress becomes a circus sideshow
    One of the notable things about the last Congressional hearing with executives from Facebook, Google, and Twitter this summer—the final hearing in a fifteen-month-long investigation by the House Commi… (Click on article title to continue reading)
  • The Year of Fear, Conclusion: As Election Day Nears
    Who could have known?  Who could have predicted that a year whose story would have surely been seen through the lens of a presidential campaign would unfold as it has. Who could have anticipated a vir… (Click on article title to continue reading)
  • The world is burning, but the political press insists on its horserace
    This article is adapted from “The Climate Beat,” the weekly newsletter of Covering Climate Now, a global journalism initiative strengthening coverage of the climate story. The authors are Covering Cli… (Click on article title to continue reading)
  • Investigating local partisan shadow news: A Q&A with Priyanjana Bengani
    Last week, outlets like the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, and the New York Times reported the emergence of partisan websites posing as local news—a phenomenon known as “pink slime journali… (Click on article title to continue reading)