Trump talks China, trade, coronovarius, Dr. Fauci and the prospect of Joe Biden getting rid of windows to combat climate change.
- March 14, 2020
The tendency of Republicans both to respond to and sow fear and panic has been with us for decades. Yet during the coronavirus pandemic, to anyone who bothers to look, we are seeing a new and strangely unremarked twist to their behavior, a development that gives valuable -- and chilling -- insight into Republican psychology.
- October 4, 2016Our media critic comes up with the word that explains why Hillary Clinton isn't thrashing Donald Trump in the polls.
- January 3, 2014Some quick notes on why conservative mouthpieces repeatedly get it wrong.
- November 22, 2013Henry Giroux writes that the "raging narcissism that seems to shape every ad, film, television program and appeal ... is the basis for a new kind of mass illiteracy."
- October 25, 2013The fawning coverage of crony capitalists by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. does America a disservice.