Lo and Behold, Sunday Political Shows Still Dominated by White Dudes


The whiteness and the male-ness of those Sunday morning political talk shows on various networks like Face the Nation (CBS) or Meet the Press (NBC) or This Week (ABC) isn't exactly news. According to Media Matters' analysis of ethnicity and gender of Sunday morning talk shows published earlier this year, between ABC,… » 6/15/14 2:45pm 6/15/14 2:45pm

It's Dude-itors All the Way Down

In the middle of the Venn diagram between the glass ceiling, the vanilla ceiling, and chilled out dude-itors, you'll find the cover of the summer issue of Port. There, staring back at you, are the patriarchs-in-chief of some of the most influential American print magazines, which, if you believe them, have the same… » 6/11/13 4:50pm 6/11/13 4:50pm

Why Most Mass Murderers Are Privileged White Men

Are white men particularly prone to carrying out the all-too-familiar mass killings of which last week's Aurora shooting is just the latest iteration? Is there something about the white, male, middle-class experience that makes it easier for troubled young men to turn schools and movie theaters into killing fields? In… » 7/24/12 6:20pm 7/24/12 6:20pm

Orphaned Baby Deer Makes Us Melt • Indra Nooyi Named Most Powerful…

• Squee! This baby deer » 10/01/08 5:30pm 10/01/08 5:30pm, delivered via c-section after its mother was hit by a car is officially The Cutest Thing, Ever. • Speaking of C-sections, a has found that pregnant Asian women whose male partners are Caucasian are more likely to have a Cesarean than white women who have Asian or white male partners. • On…