POLITICS/PROPAGANDA

November 18, 2016

A Call for Cooperation Against Fake News

We — John Borthwick and Jeff Jarvis — want to offer constructive suggestions for what the platforms — Facebook, Twitter, Google, Instagram, Snapchat, WeChat, Apple News, and others — as well as publishers […]
October 13, 2016

Empathetic journalism for the right

I’ve said — to the horror of surprisingly few journalists I know — that the mere fact of Donald Trump’s candidacy is evidence of the failure of journalism to […]
October 9, 2016

How Trump’s mere existence delegitimizes Clinton’s candidacy and presidency — and what we must do about that

I can hear it now, starting on Nov. 9: Hillary Clinton isn’t really the President. She got elected only because she ran against Donald Trump, […]
September 27, 2016

‘Change’ is bullshit

I ended up voting for Barack Obama, but while he was in a race against Hillary Clinton his campaign slogan drove me to distraction. “Change […]
September 27, 2016

‘Change’ is bullshit

I ended up voting for Barack Obama, but while he was in a race against Hillary Clinton his campaign slogan drove me to distraction. “Change […]
September 1, 2016

Apology to Mexico

Embed from Getty Images I’m honored that my friends at El Universal in Mexico City published a brief opinion piece I wrote for them apologizing […]