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Large Racial Gap In Poll Of The Media's Ferguson Coverage

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.15.2014 | Media

A new poll found that residents of St. Louis County had starkly divergent views about the media's conduct in Ferguson depending on their race. The ...

Study's Disturbing Findings About How The Media Covers Race And Crime

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.28.2014 | Media

The killing of Michael Brown has prompted a heated debate about how the media covers race and crime. A recent study shows yet more evidence of a tr...

Fox News Hits New Lows In Michael Brown Coverage

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.25.2014 | Media

By now, the tendency of news shows to frame seemingly inflammatory suggestions in the form of a question is well-known. Jon Stewart memorably riffed o...

NY Times Draws Harsh Criticism For Michael Brown Article

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.28.2014 | Media

The New York Times is drawing criticism for a Monday article about the life of Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager shot dead by police officer D...

PHOTO: Time's Stunning Ferguson Cover

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.21.2014 | Media

For its cover on the crisis in Ferguson, Time chose this stark, powerful image. The picture would seem very appropriate, but its use is all the more r...

Ferguson Police Warn They're Going To Keep Arresting Journalists

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.19.2014 | Media

The man in charge of policing Ferguson warned journalists on Monday night that they could very well continue to be arrested. Up to 11 reporters ha...

Police Turn On Reporters In Ferguson Again

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.19.2014 | Media

Journalists found themselves targeted in Ferguson once more on Monday night. Members of the media were again arrested, detained, hit with tear gas and...

WATCH: Jake Tapper Goes OFF On Ferguson Police

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.19.2014 | Media

Jake Tapper gave an impassioned monologue about the highly militarized police response he was seeing in Ferguson on Friday. During one of his many ...

WATCH: Police Threaten To Shoot Reporters In Ferguson

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.18.2014 | Media

Police turned on journalists in Ferguson once again on Sunday night, briefly detaining three reporters and threatening to shoot and mace others. Re...

Jack Mirkinson

Why What Happened To Reporters In Ferguson Matters So Much

HuffingtonPost.com | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.17.2014 | Media

On Wednesday, HuffPost Media tweeted the following about the scandalous treatment of reporters in Ferguson, MO: Our splash on what happened tonight...

WATCH: Melissa Harris-Perry's Gut-Wrenching Michael Brown Segment

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.16.2014 | Media

In a short but powerful segment on Saturday, Melissa Harris-Perry connected the recent police killing of Michael Brown to the deaths of other black me...

Coalition Condemns Police Treatment Of Journalists In Ferguson

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.15.2014 | Media

A large coalition of media and press freedom groups have written to police forces in Ferguson, Missouri to protest the harassment of journalists cover...

Sean Hannity Wonders Why Everyone's All Mad At Police

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.14.2014 | Media

Sean Hannity is apparently confused about why people have so many problems with the police. After all, he told his radio listeners on Wednesday, all o...

Watch Ferguson Police Arrest A Reporter For No Reason

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.13.2014 | Media

The Washington Post uploaded video of its reporter Wesley Lowery being arrested by police in Ferguson, MO on Wednesday night. Lowery and The Huffin...

Journalists Threatened By Police While Covering Michael Brown Killing

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.13.2014 | Media

Journalists encountered a threatening response from police as they tried to cover the protests in Ferguson, the Missouri town that has been upended by...