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The Liberal Media

Eric Alterman

A serious debate focused about torture, wiretapping, food prices, world hunger... oh, wait. That's the kind of fairy tale they don't do at Disney.

The politics of tenure at Barnard and beyond.

A principled academic gets ground up in the media hypocrisy machine.

What do neocons and their media mouthpieces fear most about Obama's stance on Israel? Could it be honesty?

Thanks to a cowed media, scaremongering is the only remaining area of conservative competence.

How can newspapers survive financial meltdown if they surrender to a culture of defeat?

Truth, lies and attacks on Democrats from columnists at the Washington Post and the New York Times.


Eric Alterman
Eric Alterman is a Distinguished Professor of English, Brooklyn College, City...