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'Whataboutism' Runs Amok as Jake Tapper Rattles Off Trump Talking Points
Per usual with Tapper, the US's place in the world as a moral arbiter is taken for granted, and the only cynical actors are those daring to question this moral status.
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Wary of Trump Motive, Experts Say Blocking AT&T/Time Warner Merger Is Right Decision
"Blocking this merger is the right thing to do—and we hope the Justice Department is doing it for the right reasons."
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AT&T Mega-Merger "Should Die," Critics Say, But Trump's Attack on CNN Clear "Abuse of Power"
"While there are plenty of good reasons to oppose AT&T's Time Warner takeover, punishing CNN for trying to hold this administration accountable isn't one of them."
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The domination of “breaking news”—increasingly defined by episodes of violence, natural disasters and celebrity/political outrages and lurid scandals—is rampant. Views
The Censorious Vortex of the “Flash News” Barons
Soundbite journalism is phasing out comprehensive reporting in mainstream media.
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Jeremy Scahill Tears Apart Corporate Media's "Atrocious" Syria Coverage
"It's like they're in awe of the cruise missiles"
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There's No Normalizing President-Elect Trump (Or at Least, There Shouldn't Be)
'Keep reminding yourself, this is not normal'
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'Buried Secrets, Brutal Truths': A Big Story - but Little Noted by Big Media
Between May and November of 1967, Tiger Force - an elite platoon of the Army's 101st Airborne Division - killed and maimed dozens, and most likely hundreds, of Vietnamese civilians. Four years later, the Army began investigating the slaughter, conducting 137 interviews over four and a half years...
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Cable TV News Networks Are a Total Turnoff
When Ted Turner launched CNN on June l, 1980, he boasted it would be on the air until the world ended, playing "Nearer My God To Thee," as it was performed on the Titanic when it went down. He hoisted the UN flag over his Atlanta headquarters to express his global ambitions for a 24-hour news...
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Zahn on Jazeera – Cable Clash
The former Fox personality, Paula Zahn, from her new fair and balanced desk at CNN, was having an intense discussion with the anchorman from al-Jazeera. Paula abandoned her journalistic cool, which she must have learned during her term at Fox, and jumped on the al-Jazeera anchorman for saying that...
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