Pete Vernon

September 21, 2017

The media today: Jimmy Kimmel and the politics of late night

As Republicans make a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace Barack Obama’s signature health care bill, they are facing an unlikely obstacle: Jimmy Kimmel. The […]
September 21, 2017

The media today: Jimmy Kimmel and the politics of late night

As Republicans make a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace Barack Obama’s signature health care bill, they are facing an unlikely obstacle: Jimmy Kimmel. The […]
September 20, 2017

The media today: In Mexico, state officials copy tactics of cartel hit men

Earlier this year, after award-winning journalist Javier Valdez was gunned down in the streets of Culiacán, The Washington Post ran an editorial titled “In Mexico, […]
September 20, 2017

The media today: In Mexico, state officials copy tactics of cartel hit men

Earlier this year, after award-winning journalist Javier Valdez was gunned down in the streets of Culiacán, The Washington Post ran an editorial titled “In Mexico, […]
September 19, 2017

The media today: Journalism as national service

CJR’s most recent print edition focused on local news, the backbone of an industry suffering from the steady shift of advertising dollars away from print, […]
September 19, 2017

The media today: Journalism as national service

CJR’s most recent print edition focused on local news, the backbone of an industry suffering from the steady shift of advertising dollars away from print, […]
September 15, 2017

The media today: Trump’s immigration deal fractures right-wing media

For a president who campaigned on the wings of “build the wall” chants, Donald Trump seems uncertain about how to deliver on one of his […]
September 15, 2017

The media today: Trump’s immigration deal fractures right-wing media

For a president who campaigned on the wings of “build the wall” chants, Donald Trump seems uncertain about how to deliver on one of his […]
September 14, 2017

The media today: The White House and the Worldwide Leader

“I think that’s one of the more outrageous comments that anyone could make, and certainly something that I think is a fireable offense by ESPN.” […]
September 14, 2017

The media today: The White House and the Worldwide Leader

“I think that’s one of the more outrageous comments that anyone could make, and certainly something that I think is a fireable offense by ESPN.” […]
September 13, 2017

The media today: Facebook under fire

The heat is on for Facebook. After The Washington Post reported that the platform accepted advertising buys from an agency tied to a Kremlin-backed company […]
September 13, 2017

The media today: Facebook under fire

The heat is on for Facebook. After The Washington Post reported that the platform accepted advertising buys from an agency tied to a Kremlin-backed company […]
September 12, 2017

The media today: Award-worthy work from The Cincinnati Enquirer

Over the course of what it called “an ordinary week in this extraordinary time,” The Cincinnati Enquirer dispatched more than 60 reporters, photographers, and videographers […]