Eric Boehlert

Eric Boehlert, a senior fellow at Media Matters for America, is the
author of Lapdogs: How the Press Rolled Over for Bush (Free Press).

Politics, the Media and 9/11 Politics, the Media and 9/11

Since September 11, the Bush Administration has repeatedly exploited the threat of terrorism for political ends, from dirty bombs to sleeper cells to electoral politics.

Sep 7, 2006 / Feature / Eric Boehlert

The Problem with Pundits The Problem with Pundits

Pro-Lieberman Beltway pundits who whined about progressive bloggers and sounded noisy alarms about the disastrous impact of a Lamont win will have a lot of explaining to do come No...

Aug 11, 2006 / Feature / Eric Boehlert

Junk Journalism Junk Journalism

Although it happened in early July after ethically challenged Congressman Gary Condit finally admitted to police that he'd had an adulterous affair with 24-year-old Chandra Levy, ...

Jul 27, 2001 / Editorial / Eric Boehlert

The Pardons & the Press The Pardons & the Press

The reporting was scandalous, too.

Mar 22, 2001 / Feature / Eric Boehlert