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The Liberal Media

Eric Alterman

Reports of President Obama’s demise turn out to be greatly exaggerated.

Media observers horrified at the thought of a Koch takeover of the Tribune Company are more sanguine about Murdoch. What are they thinking?

Mira Nair's latest film includes a character who's a journalist and CIA agent. Is this responsible filmmaking?

For more than three decades, he was perhaps the most prominent establishment voice for the antiwar, human rights and civil rights movements.

As the GOP’s ideological center hurtles into the farthest reaches of the universe, the MSM still strives for “balance.”

The president's inaugural address touched all the important bases, except one.


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