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The Edwards Scandal: Sexual Ethics and the Other “Two Americas”

| August 10, 2008

As yet another sex scandal broke involving a powerful male politician, I found it mind-boggling that this too familiar scenario was unfolding once again. In an age of constant media surveillance, didn’t anyone learn anything from the feckless Gary Hart, oh, so long ago? More »

Tags: Politics

WMC Daily News Brief: Media Justice, Clinton, Zimbabwe

August 8, 2008

Obama and Women Leaders Get Down to Business

| August 8, 2008

Barack Obama got a lot of advice from more than 30 leaders of national women’s groups when he met with them in late July. Some columnists have written caustically about the need for Obama to pacify angry feminists who had backed Hillary Clinton. More »

Women & the Democratic Convention

August 7, 2008

WMC Daily News Brief: Taliban, Yale, Beijing

August 7, 2008

Immigration: Waiting for Leadership

| August 7, 2008

Once touted by conservatives as the number one wedge issue, immigration has slipped off the table in these 2008 presidential elections. In part, this is because conservative candidates across the country lost when they tried to make immigrant-bashing a winning issue. (Witness the 2006 losing campaigns of Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania and John Hostettler of Indiana, as examples.) More »

ABC Journalist: "I'm happy to be in the midst of so many Asian babes."

August 6, 2008

Tags: Media

WMC Daily News Brief: Bashir, Economic Security, Iraq

August 6, 2008

News Brief - NBC, Sexual Assault, Al-Qaeda Suspect

August 5, 2008

WMC Daily News Brief: Argentina, Obama, Somalia

August 5, 2008