Latest from Margaret Sullivan
Public interest and free speech ruled the day, regardless of the author’s confidentiality agreement.
  • Jul 2, 2020
Three studies reinforce what many suspected about early coverage by right-wing news sources — that it was not just dismissive but dangerously so.
  • Jun 28, 2020
With the video of George Floyd’s killing sparking a powerful movement against police brutality, a new guide explains citizens’ rights for filming law enforcement activities.
  • Jun 25, 2020
Authoritarianism creeps forward in Maria Ressa’s conviction in Manila and Michael Pack’s takeover of federal news agencies in the United States.
  • Jun 21, 2020
With newsrooms in turmoil over racial issues, journalism has a rare opportunity for overdue change.
  • Jun 17, 2020
A bizarre and baseless report about a Buffalo protester shoved by police gets the president’s attention.
  • Jun 10, 2020
As multiple crises grip the nation, the media’s role becomes ever more fraught with questions.
  • Jun 7, 2020
The chain’s business-friendly effort, “Rebuilding America,” pushed protest coverage to the sidelines of some print editions
  • Jun 2, 2020
The president didn’t start this ugly cycle of media-bashing. But he’s made it immeasurably worse.
  • May 30, 2020
Deep pandemic reporting and mainstream credibility created a No. 1 ratings hit — and justified an extended season.
  • May 21, 2020