James Bowman is the author of Honor: A History (Encounter Books) and Media Madness: The Corruption of Our Political Culture, also published by Encounter (2008) . He was born in Kane, Pennsylvania in 1948 and grew up in Jupiter, Florida. He attended Davidson and Lebanon Valley Colleges in America and Pembroke College, Cambridge University in England, from which he holds an M.A. Mr. Bowman taught English and General Studies at Westminster School and Portsmouth Grammar School in England from 1980 to 1989 and was the American correspondent of The Spectator of London from 1989-1991. He was the American editor of the Times Literary Supplement of London. from 1991 to 2002. In addition, he has been the film critic of the American Spectator since 1990 and the media critic of The New Criterion in care of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, 1730 M Street, Suite 910, Washington, DC 20036, or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The media May 2017
A wilderness of mirrors
On the media’s starring role in their own scandalous tales.
The media April 2017
Of leaks, links & lies
On the question of objectivity in recent coverage of the Trump administration.
The media March 2017
Who governs America?
On the media’s claims of authority in today’s political life.
The media February 2017
Cessation of the oracles
On the fall of media fact-making.