Sydney Ember

Sure the Media Is Biased. But the Enemy? Not Quite.

Biased? Probably. Oppositional? Maybe. Essential? In theory. But the enemy? Not so much.

Journalists, Battered and Groggy, Find a Renewed Sense of Mission

White House misconduct. Sensational leaks. Battling broadsheets.

Divided Media on Michael Flynn: Patriotic Leaks or Political Espionage

In the hours since Michael Flynn resigned as national security adviser, two narratives have emerged.

New York Times Co.’s Decline in Print Advertising Tempered by Digital Gains

Precipitous declines in print advertising rocked the newspaper industry in 2016.

In Trump’s Early Days, News Media Finds Competing Narratives

During his first 11 days in office, President Donald Trump has provided news outlets with plenty of material, at all hours of the morning and night.

News Media, Target of Trump’s Declaration of War, Expresses Alarm

For wary Washington journalists, it seemed only a matter of time before Donald Trump’s presidency would lead to a high-tension standoff between his administration and the news media. But on Day 1?

New York Times Study Calls for Rapid Change in Newsroom

The New York Times has deftly adapted to the demands of digital journalism, but it needs to change even more quickly, according to an internal report that recommends the company expand training for reporters and editors, hire journalists with more

Voice of Politics in Nevada Media Starts a News Website

In the months after Sheldon Adelson, a casino magnate and prominent Republican donor, purchased The Las Vegas Review-Journal in late 2015, one local journalist was particularly relentless in criticizing the new ownership.

Less Defiant Trump at The Times: ‘I Hope We Can All Get Along’

In the morning, President-elect Donald Trump was the media-bashing firebrand many of his supporters adore, denouncing The New York Times as a “failing” institution that covered him inaccurately — “and with a nasty tone!” Eight hours later, after a

President-elect Trump Summons TV Figures for Private Meeting, and Lets Them Have It

It had all the trappings of a high-level rapprochement: President-elect Donald Trump, now the nation’s press critic in chief, inviting the leading anchors and executives of television news to join him for a private meeting of minds.