Regarding my MSNBC discussion yesterday with Kristen Welker ... My main point was to note the stunning irony of being told on MSNBC - of all places - that a journalist "crosses the line" by expressing opinions and having political agendas. The last outlet that ought to be trumpeting that obsolete myth is MSNBC. This is, after all, a network that employs a veritable army of former Obama and DNC aides as hosts and "analysts", along with dozens of people whose entire worldview is shaped by devotion to the President and his Party's interests.
Friday, December 27, 2013
MSNBC and Crossing Lines
Many posts have discussed the debate about media bias. On his blog, journalist Glenn Greenwald writes: