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Why are the billionaires always laughing?

Because they know the corporate media will never call bullshit on their bullshit.

Katie Halper

Katie Halper

Katie Halper is a writer, comedian, filmmaker and the host of "The Katie Halper Show," a weekly WBAI radio show and podcast (become a patron of the show on Patreon here). Her writing has appeared in New York Magazine, Common Dreams, Rolling Stone, Salon, The Guardian, and The Nation, and she has appeared on MSNBC, Sirius Radio, Fox News Radio and "The Young Turks."  Follow her on Twitter: @Kthalps

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Media Silent as Poll Workers Contract Covid-19 at Primaries That DNC, Biden Campaign Claimed Were Safe

Why have media that have rightly taken Trump and his administration to task for their fatal failures not done the same with Democratic leadership?

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How NYT Reporter Sydney Ember Uses Corporate Sources to Attack Bernie Sanders

Ember is supposed to write reported articles, not op-eds, but she consistently paints a negative picture of Sanders temperament, history, policies and/or political prospects

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Matt Taibbi and Aaron Maté on How Russiagate Helped Trump

A sad irony is that the Russiagate narrative, which so many people clung to in an attempt to bring down Trump, only helped him.

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The 11 Most Anti-Capitalist Quotes from Martin Luther King Jr.

The truth is, most politicians would distance themselves from Dr. King's stunning (and spot on) indictments of capitalism.

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The Factual Reporting About Beto by David Sirota That Stirred Epic Freakout

"I was portrayed as some sort of horrible villain dividing the Democratic Party for one tweet that said, 'I didn't know this...' And it became this huge controversy and people are freaking out."

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How Come So Many Bernie Bros Are Women and People of Color?

Despite data to the contrary, the media continues to distort Sanders' politics and the diversity of his supporters

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