Gunar Olsen

Gunar Olsen is an editorial intern at FAIR and a student at Fordham University.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015
What Gets Asked at Debates–and Who Gets Asked It?
It’s not 2016 yet, but the 2016 presidential election cycle has already seen two Democratic primary debates, four Republican primary debates and four Republican “undercard” debates (for the GOP candidates who weren’t considered ready for primetime). A fifth pair of Republican debates will be held...
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Thursday, October 15, 2015
Pundits Thought Clinton Beat Sanders–but Did Viewers?
A New York Times article ( 10/14/15 ) by Alan Rappeport about who won last night’s Democratic presidential debate reported today that “Hillary Rodham Clinton was the clear victor, according to the opinion shapers in the political world (even conservative commentators).” The Times quoted National...
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Wednesday, September 09, 2015
Iran’s ‘Nuclear Ambitions’ Go Unquestioned in Coverage of Iran Deal Momentum
As Democratic senators declared their support for the deal struck between Iran and six world powers–an agreement known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action–corporate media coverage of this momentum is leaving out at least one crucial detail: the lack of evidence that Iran is trying to build a...
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