Story of the Week: New York Post Report on Alleged Hunter Biden Emails

Sign up here to receive the Story of the Week in your inbox every Thursday. The New York Post reported last Wednesday that it had obtained incriminating emails from a laptop belonging to Hunter Biden, which suggested his father Joe Biden had been untruthful about his involvement with his...
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Democrats and Republicans Both Want Safe and Fair Elections: Surveys Show Significant Overlaps

When examining elections, one may conclude that their competitive nature means they’re inherently divisive. Yet when expanding one’s viewpoint to see the shared values that have fostered our democratic republic, many commonalities are revealed. More specifically, both Democrats and...
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When Both Parties Pretend Not to Be Thinking About Abortion

The Democrats are talking about health care. Republicans are talking about religious freedom. But at Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearings this week, it’s really all about abortion. Under normal circumstances, the partisan divide in this country over the controversial procedure would...
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Media Bias 101: The Difference Between News, Analysis, and Opinion

Many media outlets do not properly label content. You can be easily deceived by media bias when you think you’re reading news, but are actually reading someone’s opinion or analysis. These guides can help you learn how to spot the difference. News: What happened. Analysis: What happened...
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When the President’s Options Start to Shrink

Mark Twain told a story about the cat who sat on a hot stove. “That cat won’t ever sit on a hot stove again,” Twain said. “But he’ll never sit on a cold stove again either.” For the cat writing this column, the 2020 election is the political version of a cold stove. Four years ago,...
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RealClearPolitics Media Bias Review Finds Center Bias; Some Lean Right Content

During an AllSides Editorial Review of RealClearPolitics conducted Sept. 25, 2020, there was a general consensus that Center is still the best rating for RealClearPolitics due to the balance displayed on the site's homepage of curated content. Left-wing and right-wing views appear side-by...
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Story of the Week: NY Times and Trump's Taxes; First Presidential Debate

Sign up here to receive the Story of the Week in your inbox every Thursday. A New York Times (Lean Left) report released this week details President Donald Trump's financial history and tax information, alleging that Trump paid little to no income tax in the last 15 years. Trump denied...
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