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The Liberal Media

Eric Alterman

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.

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?


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