Articles by Jeff Cohen and Salim Kujitawala
The Martin Luther King You Don't See on T.V.
Jeff Cohen and Salim Kujitawala It's become a TV ritual: Every year in mid-January, around the time of Martin Luther King's birthday, we get perfunctory network news reports about "the slain civil rights...
Should Progressives Unify With the Democratic Party Establishment? Hell No!
Jeff Cohen In countless ways over the last 35 years, our society has become less economically equal and more dominated by corporate power. Less just and more jailed. Vast urban and rural...
The Martin Luther King You Don't See on TV
Jeff Cohen and Norman Solomon It's become a TV ritual: Every year in mid-January, around the time of Martin Luther King's birthday, we get perfunctory network news reports about "the slain civil rights...
Snowden Coverage: If US Mass Media Were State-Controlled, Would They Look Any Different?
Jeff Cohen The Edward Snowden leaks have revealed a U.S. corporate media system at war with independent journalism. Many of the same outlets—especially TV news—that missed the Wall...
The Elephant in the Room: Militarism
Jeff Cohen I spent years as a political pundit on mainstream TV – at CNN, Fox News and MSNBC. I was outnumbered, outshouted, red-baited and finally terminated. Inside mainstream media...