Rancorous politics squeeze out the fair-minded middle

Jeff Gauger, jgauger@gannett.com The increasing rancor of our politics means that a mainstream journalist’s attempts to stake out a constructive space in the fair-minded middle often are rejected as biased. In this world, to some news consumers, any mention of...

The Collapse of Fair-Minded Journalism

Goodwin, Michael, USA TODAY “[Pres. Donald] Trump [is] savaged like no other [chief executive] in memory. We [are] witnessing the total collapse of journalistic standards, with fairness and balance tossed overboard. Every story [is] an opinion masquerading as...

Letter: A fair-minded immigration policy

ny sovereign nation, wanting to remain as such, needs to regulate its borders. Not having done so sufficiently, the United States now has millions of immigrants here who followed the rules, and millions more who did not. In addition to outlining for the body politic...