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Hillary's Bio Is A Hard Slog, But These Political Memoirs Are Well Worth Your Time

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 06.11.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Hillary Clinton launched her book tour here amid the screeching of partisan spin and the collective yawn of would-be literary critics in t...

Empress of an Empire

Emmie Twombly | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media
Emmie Twombly

I felt incredibly honored to speak with Katharine Weymouth on Monday, as it was a historic day for her and her family who have owned The Post for over 80 years.

A Family Newspaper Dynasty Ends After 80 Years

AP | CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 10.06.2013 | Media

WASHINGTON — The newspaper forever known for Deep Throat and the unraveling of a presidency had a quieter distinction, too: a family's ownership...

The Washington Post Takes a Step Backward

Philip Seib | Posted 05.03.2013 | Media
Philip Seib

The public is being poorly served by the Post's decision. The ombudsman's job is important because it implicitly signals that a major news organization recognizes its power and wants to construct an internal check on the exercise of that power.

C-SPAN Is America

Brent Budowsky | Posted 05.21.2012 | Media
Brent Budowsky

While our politics have become a shouting match of pander and slander, name-calling and talking points, celebrity media and instant misanalysis, C-SPAN shines as an exemplar of what a free press in a free nation should be.

Vanity Fair's Coverage of the White House State Dinner: A Namedropping Guide

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Danny Groner

The author was obviously trying to put the 2009 dinner in context with how previous years' affairs went. But he may have gotten a bit carried away in including quite so many characters, even as afterthoughts.

Top Secret: The Battle for the Pentagon Papers is Important Stage Documentary

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Finkle

The intent behind these stage documentaries is to inform. Although billed as plays, these theatrical entries aren't that. They're news reports outfitted with theatrical accoutrements.

We Need Heroes in American Journalism

Nancy Snow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Nancy Snow

Truth is, we need heroes in American journalism, and I'm less than optimistic that my journalistic hero is going to be a Facebook friend or someone I'm following on Twitter.

HBO To Develop Katharine Graham Biopic

Reuters | Kimberly Nordyke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

HBO Films is developing a biopic about Katharine Graham, the late publisher of the Washington Post who oversaw the paper's Watergate coverage leading ...

Warren Buffett Opens Up About Love Affair With Katharine Graham

New York Daily News | Rush & Molloy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The world's richest man is finally opening up about his complicated love life. Warren Buffett, whose shrewd investing has swelled his Berkshire Hatha...