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  • McCain urges Trump to apologize to U.S. military families

    July 20, 2015 | 12:16 pm

    Senator John McCain urged Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Monday to apologize to U.S. military families for saying prisoners of war are not heroes, in his first direct response to Trump's remarks.

    Trump drew a barrage of criticism over the weekend after telling...

  • My new favorite news network is not liberal (and not Fox)

    By Marty Kaplan

    January 5, 2015 | 1:18 pm

    This may be the kiss of death, but One America News is my new favorite TV news network.

    “If you take the channel lineup, the sources of national news tend to lean to the left… and all we have is Fox.” That’s what OAN Network president Charles Herring said when he and his father,...

  • Israeli healing

    November 4, 2013 | 2:37 pm

    In the “Lean Forward” advertisements on MSNBC, White House correspondent Chuck Todd speaks of the opportunity and responsibility he has because of his access to the inner world of Washington.  I feel the same about my visits to Israel as National President of Hadassah.  But the...

  • No news is bad news

    By Marty Kaplan

    October 28, 2013 | 11:54 am

    If you think the widening chasm between the rich and the rest spells trouble for American democracy, have a look at the growing gulf between the information-rich and -poor.

    Earlier this year, a Harvard economist’s jaw-dropping study of American’s beliefs about the distribution of...

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  • Helen Thomas interviewer: Media whitewashes late journalist’s anti-Semitism

    July 30, 2013 | 9:23 am

    On June 1, 2010, the day after the Gaza flotilla incident in which nine Turkish militants were killed after attacking Israeli soldiers aboard the Mavi Marmara, famed reporter Helen Thomas didn’t hide her opinions about Israel in a briefing with White House Press Secretary Robert...

  • Bad religion

    By Rob Eshman

    March 7, 2012 | 5:54 pm

    Religion should take election years off.

    As soon as the presidential campaigns get under way, religion should just go to Cancun and wait them out.

    Otherwise, inevitably, it gets used.

    These past few weeks have provided textbook examples of how faith can be manipulated to score...

  • MSNBC, Buchanan may be parting ways

    January 10, 2012 | 10:20 am

    MSNBC commentator Patrick Buchanan might not be allowed to return to his job following the publication of his new book in which he makes statements that have been called racist and anti-Semitic.

    MSNBC president Phil Griffin told the New York Times over the weekend that because of...

  • Al Sharpton gets MSNBC host job

    August 23, 2011 | 5:00 pm

    MSNBC chose Rev. Al Sharpton to be its permanent news host for the channel’s 6 P.M. slot, for a program to be called “PoliticsNation.”

    Sharpton underwent a two-month tryout and will become the network’s only African-American host.

    He was awarded the job days after he wrote an...

  • The Jewish War

    By Rob Eshman

    October 31, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    On a recent installment of MSNBC's "Hardball," Chris Matthews hosted a debate between Pat Buchanan and Republican political analyst David Frum. Buchanan opposed a United States-led invasion of Iraq, while Frum supported President George W. Bush's plan for tough inspections first...

  • The Jewish War

    By Rob Eshman

    October 24, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    On the Sept. 30 MSNBC show "Hardball," Chris Matthews hosted a debate between Pat Buchanan and Republican political analyst David Frum. Buchanan opposed a United States-led invasion of Iraq, while Frum supported President George W. Bush's plan for tough inspections first followed by...

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