Beyond #FeelTheBern: Susan Sarandon Flips the ‘Lesser-Evil’ Script | Acronym #05

In an interview with Chris Hayes last night, Susan Sarandon did a beautiful thing. Not only did she refuse to play along with a dominant mainstream media narrative, she artfully deconstructed a blind spot of privilege from which the ‘lesser of two evils’ argument claims power. Here is how it went down:

MSNBC “Leaning Forward” To Promote Fracking

http://youtu.be/BkW9KO0sjJU With the knowledge that the day is coming when the digital side of media consumption will outpace the cable television side of the business, Cable news stations are scrambling to carve out space in the digital realm. MSNBC, for example, recently unveiled a completely redesigned website. The site prioritizes focused user interaction over exposure [...]