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Ms. Magazine: Setting the Record Straight: Dr. Christina Blasey Ford's Legal Team Speaks Out

October 14 2019

Ms. Magazine continues to market the "obvious credibility" of unsubstantiated allegations against Justice Kavanaugh, citing the now-discredited book by NYT reporters The Education of Brett Kavanaugh.

Vogue: If You Think Elizabeth Warren Is Lying, You’ve Never Been a Woman in the Workplace

October 14 2019

Vogue helps explain away what could be a problematic issue for presidental candidate Elizabeth Warren going into 2020.

USA Today: Found my emails': Hillary Clinton flips through her emails at an Italian art exhibit

October 3 2019

Hillary Clinton spends an hour sitting behind a mock Oval Office Resolute desk reading emails that were a part of the FBI investigation into her wrongful email practices as Secretary of State, reaffirming yet again that she believes she is above the law -- and members of the media give her another pass.

The New Yorker: The Case of Al Franken

July 31 2019

Would the mainstream media ever try to rehabilitate a conservative after being denied due process the way Jane Mayer tries to rehabilitate former senator Al Franken?

The Hill: Nadler apologized after repeatedly calling Hope Hicks 'Ms. Lewandowski' at hearing

July 5 2019

" Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D) repeatedly referred to Hope Hicks as “Mrs. Lewendowski” during a hearing. Media jumps to Nadler's defense. In a tweet, John Harwood with CNBC claims he didn't call her Mrs. Lewendoski on purpose."

The Guardian : Kirsten Gillibrand can't break through – is sexism to blame?

May 20 2019

Blaming sexism for Gillibrand not leading the polls

Human Events: ‘AOC Press’ Parody Killed in Latest Big Tech Election Interference.

May 6 2019

Twitter bans the popular parody account @AOCPress despite it complying with the rules. Double standard -- Pres. Trump parody accounts with big followings still up and running

The Hill : More than 60 former staffers defend Klobuchar as ‘a mentor and a friend’

February 25 2019

The Hill features a letter defending Klobuchar as ‘a mentor and a friend’ after she is accused of mistreating her staff.

The Washington Post: These ‘pragmatic progressives’ may be the future of the Democratic Party

February 21 2019

The Washington Post showcases new “pragmatic progressive"" to negate the perception that Democrats are socialists.

The Washington Post: The Democrats have an Israel problem — and it’s not Ilhan Omar

February 17 2019

The Washington Post explains Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib anti-semitic behavior.

The Hill : Female Dems see double standard in Klobuchar accusations

February 17 2019

The Hill jumps to Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s defense after she's accused of mistreating her staff.

The Washington Post: Stop obsessing over these three freshman congresswomen

February 15 2019

The Washington Post steps in after sensing a backlash against 3 controversial new Democratic female Reps.

The Hill : GOP wants to pit Ocasio-Cortez against Democrats in the Senate

February 14 2019

The Hill presents GOP as bullying Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

The Washington Post: The real reason for the controversy over Ilhan Omar’s tweets

February 13 2019

The Washington Post calls Ilhan Omar’s anti-semitic tweet a “ill-considered.”

The New York Times: Kamala Harris Is Accused of Lying About Listening to Tupac. Here’s What Actually Happened.

February 13 2019

The New York Times jumps to Kamala Harris’ defense after she lies about listening to Tupac and Snoop Dogg.

USA Today: Can Stacey Abrams break the curse when she delivers the Democratic response to Trump's State of the Union?

February 5 2019

USA Today explains Stacey Abrams response to SOTU IN ADVANCE.

CNN: Kamala Harris is open to multiple paths to 'Medicare-for-all'

January 30 2019

CNN helps Harris backtrack on Medicare for All issues.

Huffington Post: Get In, Millennials, We’re Going To Congress

January 22 2019

Huffington Post offers a defense of Millennial Democrats after facing backlash.

Vox: Kamala Harris has been criticized for her criminal justice record. She’s just begun to offer a response.

January 21 2019

Vox helps explain problematic issues for Kamala Harris in advance of 2020 campaign.

Elle: Ana Navarro Got So Sick of Debating Trump Ally Steve Cortes She Started Filing Her Nails On-Air

January 10 2019

Elle jumps to the defense of Ana Navarro and CNN.

The Washington Post: Elizabeth Warren has something Hillary Clinton didn’t

January 7 2019

The Washington Post tries to make Elizabeth Warren more likeable.

The Washington Post: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s very bad defense of her falsehoods

January 7 2019

The Washington Post helps AOC explain that facts don’t matter when you’re “morally right.”

The Washington Post: Who cares whether you think these women are likable. They’re in power now.

January 4 2019

The Washington Post says it doesn’t matter if female Democratic lawmakers are likeable.

Glamour: What It's Like to Lose in the Year of the Woman

December 21 2018

Claire McCaskill and Heidi Heitkamp lose their respective elections; Glamour paints rosy picture

Washington Examiner: Media says Elizabeth Warren's DNA test vindicates her, goes after Trump

October 15 2018

National media jumps to Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s defense after she releases DNA test.

The Guardian: Hillary Clinton's views evolve on gay marriage, just in time for presidential campaign

April 15 2015

The Guardian and others in liberal media willing to overlook that Hillary Clinton didn’t originally support gay marriage.