Press Criticism

Press Criticism | Craig Gurian | Gender equity, NYC, Politics
Sept. 25, 2013 — That gender-based stereotyping still can create challenges for women who are candidates for public office, challenges not faced by their male counterparts, is a sad reality of...view
Press Criticism | Craig Gurian | Health care
June 19, 2013 — Elisabeth Rosenthal’s front-page story in The New York Times two weeks ago carried quite an ambitious subhead: “Colonoscopies Explain Why U.S. Leads the World in Health Expenditures...view
Press Criticism | | Alternative models, Government services, New York Times
May 7, 2013 — In the summer of 2011, I travelled to Denmark, where my reporting resulted in a series of articles about the Danish welfare state and political system. Like most American visitors, I...view
Press Criticism | Mike Alberti | New York Times, Urban Policy
March 13, 2013 — After Michigan Governor Rick Snyder appointed an emergency manager who will have broad powers over Detroit’s finances earlier this month, there has been renewed news media interest...view
Press Criticism | Kevin C. Brown | Budget deficit, Media
January 16, 2013 — Each spring since 2010, some of Washington’s A-list politicians assemble in the capital to submit to questions from some of the media’s A-list journalists on the future of the...view
Press Criticism | Craig Gurian | Media, Politics
Oct. 10, 2012 — Or to do detective work, for that matter. There are honorable exceptions, of course, but the rule holds true: most political reporters are either unable or unwilling to harness the...view
Press Criticism | Mike Alberti | Health care, Medicine
July 29, 2012 — The causes of — and solutions for — many of the problems plaguing the U.S. health care system continue to generate intense disagreement. The severe shortage of doctors, however,...view
Press Criticism | Craig Gurian | Health care, Medicine
June 6, 2012 — At least she doesn’t place most of the blame on patients. Usually, articles or policy papers imagining that Americans are getting too much medical care focus on a population that,...view
Press Criticism | Craig Gurian | Politics, Taxes
Apr. 18, 2012 — In terms of a climactic moment on taxation, screamed the front page of the latest Sunday Review in The New York Times, “The end of 2012 will be unlike any other time in memory for the...view
Press Criticism | Craig Gurian | Legislation, NYC, Politics
Apr. 4, 2012 — In “Mayor Presumptive,” Rebecca Mead’s New Yorker profile of New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, we learn that Quinn had lost 25 pounds in the period leading up to last year...view