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The Mailbag: What to do About Bernie?

Sanders continues to do well but some viewers think that is in spite of the coverage.

The WHCD or White House Celebrity Dinner

The public may be down on the press, but the press isn’t.

Black Panthers Redux

A new challenge from the same critic about Independent Lens’ Black Panther documentary.

The NewsHour’s Superior Coverage of a ‘Desperate Journey’

The NewsHour gets well-earned recognition for its coverage of the refugee/migration crisis.

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