Lawrence O'Donnell delivers 2016's most epic media rant

I've been covering the grossly imbalanced coverage of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump for the duration of the 2016 campaign. The double standard against...

SCOOP: Trump has his 47% moment

David Corn broke the Romney 47% story in 2012 and now he has this:  engaged in his own demonization of Americans that has echoed the "47...

Anderson Cooper conducts strangely angry interview with a recovering Hillary Clinton

https://twitter.com/jallnet12/status/775512787690721280 There's a reason I wrote an article titled R.I.P. Political Journalism. It's because of corporate media spectacles like the one we were treated to by Anderson Cooper, who interviewed...

Why Black votes matter

Three years ago a Florida jury acquitted George Zimmerman of the murder of Trayvon Martin. In the pain and fury after the verdict’s announcement,...

As his term winds down, President Obama's approval soars

An important nugget in the new ABC/Washington Post poll: President Obama’s approval rating now stands at a whopping 58 percent, the highest rating since...

Caught on tape: Trump campaign manager said his supporters are 'downright...

One of the interesting aspects of Donald Trump getting the Republican nomination despite not being the favorite of the GOP establishment is that he's...

Hillary Clinton's feat of strength obliterates months of health conspiracies

September 11 was a wild day in campaign 2016. After Hillary Clinton overheated and became weak at a 9/11 ceremony, an ugly feeding frenzy ensued...

9/11/01: An enduring lesson in how to face death with courage...

As a long-time lower Manhattan resident, I spent years surrounded by the spirits of those who gave their lives on that defining day of September 11,...

R.I.P. Political Journalism (1440-2016)

THE CLINTON RULES In July of 2015, reporter Jonathan Allen famously defined the Clinton Rules: "The Clinton rules are driven by reporters' and editors' desire to score the ultimate...

A full blown Trump corruption scandal is taking shape

In September 2013, Republican Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi announced that Florida would be "reviewing the allegations" in a class-action lawsuit filed in New...