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    Media’s Russiagate Self-Mutilation

    All Things Trump Reporting on Donald Trump means never having to say you're sorry -- or answer Jeff Gerth's questions A former newspaper colleague of mine, now retired from daily journalism, sends me this eye-popping piece in Columbia Journalism Review, written by Pulitzer Prize-winning former New York Times investigative reporter Jeff Gerth. Gerth is a

    House votes to remove Ilhan Omar from Foreign Affairs Committee

    Rep. Ilhan Omar. Photo: Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images.The House on Thursday voted to pass a resolution removing Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) from the Foreign Affairs Committee.Why it matters: The vote marks the latest reprisal in an escalating partisan tit-for-tat over committee assignments that House members in both parties have said should end.House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.)

    Electra Reborn

    Orestes, right, Electra, center, and Hermes, left, at the tomb of Agamemnon. Pelike, c. 380 – 370...

    The fractious GOP is consolidating around a “protect the children” platform for 2024

    Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin, left, former President Trump and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. Photos: Alex Wong; Scott Eisen; Octavio Jones via Getty ImagesThe fractious Republican Party is consolidating around a “Protect the children” platform for 2024 that aggressively targets school policies on gender identity and how racial issues are taught.Why it matters: A year before

    The death, re-birth and second death of Gawker

    Join us on socialNewsletters Scroll to top Get Access Code. Enter your email address and Crikey will send a Verification Code Enter the Verification Code sent to to confirm your account.The Verification Code will expire in 1 hour. Want some assistance? Contact us on: support@crikey.com.au or call the hotline: +61 (03) 8623 9900. Digital publication

    WH’s Comical Effort to Claim They’re Transparent Goes Awry

    The White House has played this game that they’ve been “transparent” about Joe Biden’s classified document scandal; they just keep saying “we’re being transparent,” and then they claim that speaks to the issue. White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre just keeps saying,”Ask the White House Counsel’s office.” But the White House hasn’t been transparent, from

    GOP Proceeds on Shameless Campaign To Oust Ilhan Omar From Foreign Affairs Committee

    House Republicans’ shameless campaign against Representative Ilhan Omar continues after the House on Wednesday voted along party lines, 218-209, to advance a resolution on removing the Minnesota congresswoman from the House Foreign Affairs Committee.The House will have a final vote on Thursday that will determine whether Omar is ejected from the committee she has dutifully

    Florida College Board Reverses ‘Black History’ Course’s Extremist Elements

    Florida’s College Board has reversed its plans to launch a new African American history course, following backlash and opposition from Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. The proposed course raised concerns for its inclusion of extremist ideology on LGBT and racial issues. The board’s 2023-24 AP African American Studies standards, which were released this week, have since

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