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Think Again: Labor for a Day, Capital for the Rest of the Year

Eric Alterman | Posted 11.05.2013 | Media
Eric Alterman

In the mainstream media, we focus on the business world every day and on labor one day a year. This obscures the awful treatment that so many U.S. workers endure -- particularly their meager vacation time.

BusinessWeek and Bloomberg: Congrats to the Happy Couple!

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

It turns out that fewer magazines folded in 2009 than in the two years prior. While USA Today is way down right now, the Wall Street Journal has crept up to take its place.

Media Madness

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dan Dorfman

Media madness in the financial arena is spreading. Recently, the usually reliable Fox Business Network served up another incredulous dilly -- a segment featuring stocks "you can hold forever."

The Media Drops to Its Knees for Ex-Bankers

Rob Fishman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rob Fishman

For so many years, financial types from Madoff down proclaimed to be doing something, when in fact they were doing nothing. And now that they're actually doing nothing, the media thinks that's something.

Jeff Zucker and the CNBC Straw Man

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Boehlert

CNBC has been setting a new standard in irresponsibility this year, an outlandish standard the rest of the business media has mostly avoided.

Things to Watch Out for This Year

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

There are those, mostly from Wharton, for some reason, who believe that every problem in the business universe can be solved by firing people.

Business Press Sees Record Numbers

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The financial crisis means more Americans are interested in business news, which is helping business media across various mediums. In TV, TVNewser re...