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Seeking the label of ‘outsider’ is the weirdest of political goals

Seeking the label of ‘outsider’ is the weirdest of political goals

In the 1987 film, “Wall Street,” Gordon Gecko famously said, “If you’re not inside, you are outside, okay.” I was impressionable as a young undergraduate when I saw it in the theater that year. Since then, I have firmly believed decisions were only made by the people...

The mainstream media is having its own shining moment

The mainstream media is having its own shining moment

Whenever I find myself baffled by a trend or even a specific decision in the traditional media world, I look to Jay Rosen for his perspective. Rosen is a professor of journalism at New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.  He’s risen in prominence...