Ari Paul is a New York-based journalist who has reported for the Nation, the Guardian, the Forward, the Brooklyn Rail, Vice News, In These Times, Jacobin and many other outlets. Follow him on Twitter: @
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Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Bloomberg Scandals Don't Bother the Billionaire's Punditry Class Cheerleaders
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s entrance into the crowded presidential race hasn’t caused big changes in polling for the top three Democratic candidates Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders. It has, however, brought a number of media cheerleaders for the city’s richest...
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Requiem for a News Channel
Skeptics said it wouldn’t last, and they were right. Al Jazeera America launched in the summer of 2013, a spin-off of the Doha-based channel’s English version to specifically target a United States audience. For the last decade, Al Jazeera had built what some might consider the one of the most...