A response to a TruthDig opinion piece entitled “The Media Did Not Create the Trump Phenomenon”

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/the_media_did_not_create_the_trump_phenomenon_20160329#14593282189891&action=collapse_widget&id=0&data= I am going to take this one point at a time. >WASHINGTON—One of the more absurd things being said about the Donald Trump phenomenon is that the media created it. For the record, we didn’t.”< This is the thesis.… Continue Reading

Liberté, égalité, fraternité: Don’t stand with France, stand with the survivors

First, I would like to extend my sincerest condolences to the friends and families of the victims of the attack in Paris on Friday. You have my support, as do the survivors who have thankfully lived through the tragedy, and… Continue Reading