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Covington Catholic student sues The Washington Post

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 2/20/19, 11:18 am

Covington Catholic High School student Nicholas Sandmann, who was featured prominently in a viral video confrontation with a Native American protester after last month’s March for Life in Washington, D.C., has filed a $250 million defamation lawsuit against The Washington Post. The suit, filed Tuesday in federal court in Kentucky, accuses the Post of targeting the teenager and misrepresenting his actions during the Jan.

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Krieg Barrie

Missed pitches

Media | New York Times valentine or strikeout?
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 1/31/19, 02:29 pm

At a memorial service for Eugene Peterson last November, his son Leif said the pastor/author for 50 years had one main message: “God loves you. He’s on your side. He’s coming after you. He’s relentless.”

I alternate New York Times (NYT) and Washington Post subscriptions because reading either of them illuminates the “progressive” agenda—and for two years their main message has been: We hate Donald Trump. We’re coming after him. We’re relentless.

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Koji Sasahara/AP

Targets of hate

News analysis | News from Washington gets curiouser and curiouser 
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 1/30/19, 01:08 pm

How crazy have some of our media leaders become? With federal workers back in their offices, we can now pay even more attention to supposed scandals like the one revealed in this headline: “Vice-president’s wife Karen Pence to teach at anti-LGBT school.” 

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