ON THE BLOCK
Center for American Progress Puts ThinkProgress Up for Sale
FOOL ME TWICE...
Will the Media Help Re-Elect Trump?
Sam Bee Torches Meghan McCain for Doubting Trump Rape Story
‘If you're not going to hold Trump accountable, you are not a journalist,’ the ‘Full Frontal’ host declared.
Colbert Goes Off on NY Post for Deleting Trump Rape Story
The ‘Late Show’ host couldn’t believe the newspaper removed a pair of stories about E. Jean Carroll’s rape allegation against the president at the order of a Trump supporter.
GIVING UP THE GHOST
NYT’s Trump Tax Team Imploded When Star Reporter Went Rogue
David Barstow tried to ghostwrite a book with a top-secret source on the Pulitzer-winning story.
OUT OF SIGHT
Biden Runs Scared From the Press—Until He Slips Up
‘It’s not a tenable strategy,’ David Axelrod laments.
Jake Tapper: NYT Has Driven ‘Nail Into Coffin’ of Cartooning
Tapper tells The Daily Beast that the Times should be a leader for editorial cartooning, while James Bennet, editorial page editor, says the decision is ‘right for our readers.’
TAKING A STAND
Bryan Cranston Calls Out Trump at the Tonys
In his acceptance speech for Best Leading Actor in a Play for ‘Network,’ the acclaimed actor took aim at the president’s relentless media-bashing.
The Far-Right Demagogues of Europe Buy and Bury the Press
The background to Monday’s debacle in Vienna speaks volumes about the way the populists try to control the press to keep voters from knowing or caring about what goes on.