Latest from Sarah Ellison
Journalists at the government agency are protesting appointee Michael Pack’s “spy” insinuations and staff reductions.
  • Sep 2, 2020
A corporate merger and the demotion of longtime publisher David Pecker, a controversial Trump ally, raise questions about the Enquirer’s future.
  • Aug 25, 2020
The Washington Post’s Sarah Ellison analyzes the significance of Donald Trump Jr.’s 2016 Republican convention speech and how it shaped his political career.
  • Aug 24, 2020
Neither the conservative businessman nor the rising politician some envisioned, he has carved out a unique role in Trump World.
  • Aug 24, 2020
How the veteran newsman carved out his space at Fox News and marshaled the tactics to catch the president in some of his most bogus claims.
  • Jul 23, 2020
When an earnest call for “open debate” landed amid racial-justice protests and the Bari Weiss uproar, some saw it as “backlash clothed as free speech.”
  • Jul 23, 2020
The revelation of writer Blake Neff’s toxic pseudonymous comments raises questions about the culture of the most-watched cable news show.
  • Jul 11, 2020
“The News with Shepard Smith” comes after Smith's abrupt departure from Fox News.
  • Jul 8, 2020
Michael Pack, the new head of the Agency for Global Media, cleaned house in his third day on the job, raising questions about press freedom.
  • Jun 19, 2020
As several top editors step down, a debate spills into the open about the pace of minority hiring and how communities are covered.
  • Jun 13, 2020