If the ugly video attempt to smear Nancy Pelosi that was fully aided and abetted by the president of the United States, his personal lawyer and the Fox Business Network makes you as angry as it has me, here’s more maddening news: It’s only a warm-up for where our politics are headed in coming weeks and months.Read more
Democrats need to just say no to Fox News once and for all.
The party has a wide, deep, diverse and very impressive cast of candidates for president in 2020 at a time when the nation faces profound choices thanks in part to the governmental chaos caused by President Donald Trump. And what has been the focus of debate among those nearly two dozen candidates the last two weeks?Read more
The TV audience in Baltimore for Saturday’s Preakness race was down 10.65 percent compared with that in 2018.
Those are household figures from Nielsen that measure the size of the audience during the actual running of the race. They are provided by WBAL-TV, the NBC affiliate that aired NBC’s coverage of the race in the Baltimore market.Read more
If the Supreme Court is our last best hope to stop Donald Trump’s march toward an imperial presidency, Frontline has some bad news: After more than three decades of plotting and packing by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and others, the court has become solidly right-wing and openly politicized to an extent previously unseen.Read more
LaFontaine E. Oliver, a former general manger at Morgan State University’s WEAA, has been named the new president and general manager at public radio station WYPR.
He succeeds Tony Brandon, who is stepping down at the end of June after running the station since 2002.
Oliver left Morgan State’s public radio station in 2013 after leading WEAA since 2007.Read more