mainstream media

  • August 11, 2008  

    For nearly a year, the National Enquirer tabloid reported that 2004 vice-presidential nominee and 2008 presidential hopeful John Edwards had an extramarital affair — an affair Edwards admitted to late last week. Jeffrey Brown examines why the mainstream media remained silent on the story amid the flurry of tabloid reports. Continue reading

  • September 17, 2007  

    A recently published book by Andrew Keen, titled “The Cult of the Amateur: How Today’s Internet is Killing our Culture” takes a look at the impact of the Internet on American life. The NewsHour reports on the book’s message. Continue reading