Something wasn’t quite right with this news story. It was a rote finance piece about the day’s market action on a publicly traded company – thousands of these stories are published every day – but there was a robotic awkwardness about it. The effect was barely noticeable, even forgettable – perhaps a grammatical agreement error,…

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The 90th Academy Awards are right around the corner, and one of the leading contenders is Steven Spielberg’s The Post, a nail-biting and in-depth look behind The Washington Post’s 1971 decision to publish the top-secret Pentagon Papers. In today’s hot-bed environment of ‘fake news’ labels and increasing attacks on the press, this film resonates more…

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