There are many other people who deserve such mercy.
The media fell in love with her. But there's little to her claims.
California Democrats and journalists are suddenly concerned about expensive government.
The paper let linguist John McWhorter use the racial slur he was discussing but felt a need to explain that decision.
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When government doesn't deliver, voters look for unpolished candidates from outside government. Go figure.
A new RAND analysis shows how difficult it is to answer basic questions about this rare variety of homicide.
By invoking the magic of good intentions, the Times justifies the U.S. acting like Russia and China.
From "power poses" to the self-esteem movement to implicit bias tests, we want to believe one small tweak will solve our problems, says Jesse Singal.
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Joy Reid Said Vaccinated People Who Refuse To Wear Masks Are 'Irrational.' Fauci Didn't Correct Her.
Who's being irrationally paranoid?
Both advocates and skeptics of the copycat theory recommend self-restraint by the news media.
The decision by the CDC and FDA to pause the Johnson & Johnson vaccine was a disastrous misstep.
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So far it's crickets from The New York Times and The Washington Post.
The Washington Post nevertheless blames "a broad loosening of public health measures."
CBS cut the part where DeSantis carefully explains why the reporter's narrative is wrong.
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The suggestion that the ordinance could have prevented Monday's mass shooting is utterly implausible.
The leader of the mob follows the victim to the gallows.
Rhetoric around the shootings risks putting massage workers everywhere in more danger.
The full video shows that Jay Baker was paraphrasing what Robert Aaron Long told investigators about his motivations.
Profuse apologizing was not enough to save Alexi McCammond.
He said plenty of other bad things. But more than one quote sourced to anonymous informants has turned out to be wrong.
Despite Its Much Stricter COVID-19 Policies, California's Per Capita Death Rate Is Only Slightly Lower Than Florida's
The comparison poses a puzzle for people who believe lockdowns were crucial in controlling the pandemic.
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The governors of New York and California have botched major aspects of the pandemic response.
"Silicon Valley's Safe Space" has misinformed readers.
A person you know might be having an online conversation without a transcriptionist and a fact-checker right now, and we have to stop it.
While the administration symbolically ended Trump's "zero tolerance" approach, it has not put an end to family separations outright.
The tweet was neither anti-Semitic nor "fake news."
A $2.7 Billion Defamation Lawsuit Says Fox Hosts Recklessly Implicated Smartmatic in a Conspiracy To Steal the Election
Lou Dobbs, Maria Bartiromo, and Jeanine Pirro persistently promoted the wild claims of Rudy Giuliani and Sidney Powell.
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Newsmax Censors My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell During Segment About Twitter's Censorship of Mike Lindell
You want more censorship? Go ahead, repeal Section 230.
The Washington Post Tried To Memory-Hole Kamala Harris' Bad Joke About Inmates Begging for Food and Water
At a time when legacy publications are increasingly seen as playing for one political "team" or the other, this type of editorial decision will not do anything to fix that perception.
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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.