The family of billionaire Sheldon Adelson bought the most widely-read newspaper in Nevada, the Review-Journal. They then tried to conceal this act. These are my posts, as I've followed and tried to make sense of the story. In order from Dec. 11. New items added to the bottom.
When journalists try to distance themselves from our hyper-polarized politics something has to be said. Here is my little attempt to say it.
Published 6 Dec 2015 10:38 am
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