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A Legitimate Role for Liberals?

Your article on this new Trib columnist [Hot Type, January 26] quotes “MikeMcKing” as saying “Liberals prefer to attack conservatives with smug and often unspoken assertions about their own moral superiority. Liberals “care’ about the environment, the poor, the children, etc etc etc, and by implication, conservatives don’t. Liberals are simply better people; conservatives are […]

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Double Standards

No doubt you folks were trying to drum up a little subtle irony by running Michael Miner’s story “Rewarding Ethical Journalism–Whatever That Is” [November 24] on the same page as Ed Gold’s all-too-regularly-featured “Bob Watch.” Miner’s story, after all, ends by saying that most people, asked who should receive a “people’s journalism” award, picked Eric […]