The American Mainstream News Media May Be More Biased Than We Think

As carried on LSE's USAPP blog, February 8, 2019 Since even before his election over two years ago, President Donald Trump and his Republican surrogates have made a habit of responding to critical news coverage with allegations that mainstream press reports are “fake news.” This allegation, regardless of how often it is repeated, has been …

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An Inconvenient Truth about An Inconvenient Truth

(with Dominik Stecula) As published in The Conversation August 16, 2017, and picked up by Newsweek . Al Gore has a follow-up to his blockbuster documentary film, An Inconvenient Truth. However, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power was greeted with far less fanfare than the original. This is not surprising given how the first movie …

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