The New York Times

Media Lionizes Trump, Even When He Fails

Media Lionizes Trump, Even When He Fails

The New York Times' Russ Buettner and Maggie Haberman paint an unflattering portrait of Trump, but the story appears under an aggrandizing headline, and with a photo Trump himself might have chosen.
Reporters Struggle With Challenge Of Discovering Democrats' Agenda
Women's March, where the Democratic agenda was definitely on display. Image from: Karoli Kuns

Reporters Struggle With Challenge Of Discovering Democrats' Agenda

In a conversation posted on the New York Times website, two of the paper's op-ed columnists, Bret Stephens and Gail Collins, agree on one thing: They have no idea what the Democrats' agenda for 2020 is.
Paul Ryan Is Not A Victim

Paul Ryan Is Not A Victim

The problem with Mark Leibovich's New York Times Magazine feature on Paul Ryan is that it focuses almost exclusively on Ryan as a victim of a force beyond his control -- Donald Trump -- and downplays Ryan's own agency.