Whatever lies the press is telling us, they are ones that at least some of us want to hear.
The First Amendment doesn't come with an exception for "disinformation."
The Trump-friendly paper says the president should stop "cheering for an undemocratic coup" and focus on the GOP's political interests.
The New York Times Helped a Vindictive Teen Destroy a Classmate Who Uttered a Racial Slur When She Was 15
"I’m going to remind myself, you started something," Jimmy Galligan told the paper. "You taught someone a lesson.”
The National Bureau of Economic Research finds that U.S. media coverage of the pandemic is far bleaker than in other countries.
The Netflix release paints a picture of movie-industry arrogance, smugness, hypocrisy, and condescension—especially when it comes to politics.
Bob Bryant was infected with COVID-19 while on vacation and died. A news story tries to link that to church services.
Paul Krugman Thinks Holding Religious Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic Is Like 'Dumping Neurotoxins Into Public Reservoirs'
The New York Times columnist misconstrues the issues at stake in the challenge to New York's restrictions on houses of worship.
Junk Science Alert: Washington Post Says Data Prove the GOP Has Grown More Authoritarian But Democrats Have Not
Trump is a wannabe despot, but let's not pretend the other side is flawless.
As independent thinkers exit mainstream institutions, groupthink and blind spots are likely to get worse.
Although the Halloween scare stories continue, journalists are starting to recognize the lack of evidence to support this mythical menace.
Glenn Greenwald Resigns from The Intercept, Citing 'Pathologies, Illiberalism, Repressive Mentality' of Pro-Biden Newsroom
The progressive outlet's co-founder claims he was prevented from publishing an article because it was critical of Joe Biden.
The Hunter Biden story has exposed the media's selective skepticism.
No, it’s not “bad for democracy” to keep giving a platform to the President of the United States.
Journalists should correct the story rather than pretend it doesn't exist.
If that standard were applied to other constitutional rights, no one would be left to enforce them.
Transparency is only for the little people, it would seem.
"It says a lot about an organization when it breaks it's [sic] own rules and goes after one of it's [sic] own," the union tweeted. "The act, like the article, reeks."
Gretchen Whitmer Blames Trump's Rhetoric for the Plot To Kidnap Her, but There's No Evidence It Played a Role
Trump's rhetoric is often wrong, but that does not make it the underlying cause of every cruel or criminal event that transpires while he is president.
Regina Ip spins a fantasy of a just government restoring order to Hong Kong.
Publishing Registered Sex Offenders' Home Addresses Before Halloween Is Gratuitous, Unethical, and Reckless
A petition urges Patch and other news outlets to reconsider the practice.
Ohio State Professor Apologizes for 'Hurt, Sadness, Frustration, Fatigue, Exhaustion and Pain' Caused By Pro-Football Article
Matthew Mayhew is sorry. Very, very sorry.
Yes, the 1619 Project Actually Suggests That Year Was America's True Founding, and Nikole Hannah-Jones Admits It
The New York Times tried to disassociate itself from a claim its reporter made just a few days ago.
Plus: FDA meddles more in vaping market, GOP lawmakers take aim at social media (again), and more...
Wrongly maligned by the media as a racist in a MAGA hat, the kid is now a celebrity speaker at the Republican National Convention.
"NYU does not have and will not create student housing that excludes any student based on race."
The New York Times thinks so, but the data do not fit that hypothesis very well.
The coronavirus pandemic has ushered in an age of sloppy, inaccurate journalism and a heightened need for media literacy.
Kids do not catch or spread or suffer from coronavirus at the same rate as adults, no matter what your newspaper is telling you this week.
Without 'Much More Aggressive Shutdowns,' The New York Times Warns, COVID-19 Could Kill 'Well Over a Million' Americans
That scenario seems highly implausible based on what we know about the epidemic.
If conservatives don't like The New York Times, they don't have to read it. Unlike in the not-so-distant past, you now have endless media options.
Churches, Which Account for 0.02% of COVID-19 Cases, Are a 'Major Source' of Infection, The New York Times Says
The paper's claim reflects the same arbitrary distinction between religious and secular activities that churches are challenging in court.
Trends in Massachusetts highlight the importance of voluntary changes in behavior.
Trading unattainable exactitude for unimpeachable morality will lead to a scoldier and less accurate journalism.
Scott Alexander has deleted his popular blog to deter a reporter from exposing his real name.
There was absolutely no reason to run this.
New infections are down nationwide but rising in some places as people rebel against government-recommended precautions.
NBC Said Google Is Demonetizing The Federalist for Spreading Fake News; Google Says the NBC Report Is Fake News
The NBC News Verification Unit sadly did not live up to its name.
The paper's editors are blind to the sins of writers whose conclusions they like.
Staffers framed their opposition to Sen. Tom Cotton's op-ed as a matter of workplace safety.
Elite media institutions are noisily abandoning liberalism.