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The Liberal Media

Eric Alterman

Max Blumenthal’s carelessly constructed case against the Jewish state won’t help the occupation’s victims. 

Liberals honor a great public intellectual—while the editor of Commentary compares him to a Nazi. 

All too often, the most prestigious perch in journalism—the New York Times op-ed page—is given to those who flatter the powerful.

The leading candidate for New York City mayor shows the way forward for Democrats.

The reputations of Reagan-era officials who enabled the Guatemalan genocide have not been tarnished.

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


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