media criticism

How should the alt-right be covered?
Milo Yiannopoulos’s game has been obvious from the beginning.


Who’s afraid of being called racist?
Jonathan Chait accidentally revealed the deepest anxiety of some white Americans: being accused of racism.


Sycophantic journalists and the monsters they love
Fawning profiles legitimize the Trump cabal but tell us nothing insightful about their subjects.


Why do liberals love to hate Linda Sarsour?
Criticism of the activist is steeped in Islamophobia.


The revolution will not be celebritized
Not every piece of culture has to be considered in relation to Trump.


Stop comparing politics to sexual violence
Comey isn’t an abuse victim, and Trump is not gas lighting you.