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This National Enquirer Cover About Michael Cohen Is Amazing

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. The National Enquirer, which endorsed Trump during his campaign, is coming out hard against Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen in an upcoming issue. Here’s the cover:  Michael Cohen makes the National Enquirer pic.twitter.com/Bsg3Z1iUZS — Jack Shafer (@jackshafer) April 28, 2018 The tabloid is among the national media…

More Than 60 Female Media Professionals Pen Letter In Support of Tom Brokaw Amid Sexual Harassment Claims

Associated Press Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Nearly 65 female media professionals have signed a letter in support of famed NBC Nightly News host Tom Brokaw amid recent allegations that he acted inappropriately towards two female co-workers in the 1990s. “As professional women, we fully endorse the conversation around abuse of power in the…

I Have a Beef With the LA Times

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Today is pet peeve day. Keep in mind that a pet peeve is something that (a) bugs me but (b) the rest of you don’t care about, and (c) I have to gripe about anyway. So here it is: On the left is today’s print…

You Can Be a Powerful Feminist and Love to Bake Pie

Mother Jones illustration Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Cecile Richards is not a woman who messes around—she’s best known as outgoing president of Planned Parenthood, her time as deputy chief of staff to Rep. Nancy Pelosi, and her work for her mother Ann Richards’ campaign for governor of Texas. What’s less…