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Unchecked Electoral Coverage

Submitted by on September 15, 2016 – 11:54 am

Malpractice journalism, or Infotainment as a better description, is hurting our political system and skewing the facts. The scales on which we weigh the comments and platforms of our candidates are imbalanced. He is rewarded for getting through an appearance without making an egregious error, the lowest bar ever for a presidential candidate to date. Hence, a very dangerous man is running for president with almost no obstacle in his way.

-James Ferrari

Read more by Kristof at the NYT here.

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