We have all heard that “Reading Is Fundamental” from the long-running literacy movement.
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For one shining moment, attendees at the 2017 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) showed their true colors.
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres perhaps put things in perspective on Thursday by asserting, “Countries should let journalists work independently, without undue interference.”
We in the media, especially those who attend the White House daily briefings regularly and whose job it is to cover and comment on this new, exciting, often beguiling President Trump, find […]
If Trump Tweets in the Forest and the Press isn’t There, Will he Still be the only Story of the Day (and Wrong)?
Have you noticed that whatever Donald Trump says becomes THE STORY OF THE DAY and it is always controversial and he or his advisors or his Cabinet members are always wrong?
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President Donald Trump’s assertion that the news media is “the enemy of the American people,” and a press conference full of name-calling, such as “fake news” and “failing,” came across to some […]
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A vital thing to understand, which sadly far too few of us yet do, is how the establishment keeps playing working Americans against each other. Even today, hundreds of thousands (or millions?) […]
To borrow a phrase from Shakespeare – “The president doth protest too much, methinks.” And he does indeed protest too much via non-stop tweets, through his official spokespeople, and, yes, finally, in […]
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Donald Trump had an amazing press conference today.
I teach college undergraduates in communications and public speaking and the president of the United States has been making my job a lot harder.
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President Donald J. Trump has been psychologically abusing America since he launched his election campaign in June 2016. The question is how long Lady Liberty will tolerate being Donald’s doormat.
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The practice of railing against the press and undermining their ability to do their jobs has been an age-old practice that many a White House has employed. Few administrations, however, have been […]
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On January 21st, almost half a million people participated in the “Women’s March” in D.C. and about three million participated worldwide.
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The first week of Donald Trump’s presidency is now history.
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Forty-four years ago Woody Allen delivered one of his masterpieces — a sophisticated slapstick about a New York health food store owner who awakens from a cryogenic sleep to discover almost everything […]
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He was Hitler before the election. After the election, he is still Hitler.
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Now that he’s got your attention . . .
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Since Inauguration Day, President Donald J. Trump has been intent on delivering on the promises he made to the voters who elected him without any significant outreach to those who did not.
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The other day, I wrote an article where I emphasized a condition of Donald Trump that my colleague Jon-Christopher Bua appropriately named QIS, which stands for “Queens Inferiority Syndrome,” a condition that […]
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Throughout modern history, political leaders in democratic societies rarely rise based on their own belief or ideology.
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Senator Bernie Sanders would make an excellent kindergarten teacher.