* Left Media vs. Right Media: Mexico, Israel, Australia (2017-02-03)

Compare how the left media (The Young Turks) and the right media (Fox News) covered recent news about Mexico, Israel, and Australia:

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1. Did Trump Just Threaten To Invade Mexico? (2017-02-02)


The Young Turks – “Trump may have threatened to send the US military to fight ‘bad hombres’ in Mexico. Ana Kasparian and John Iadarola, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down.”

1. Will wall turn into a fight between Trump, Mexico? (2017-02-02)


Fox News – “Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty (R-Minn.) on President Trump’s plan for a wall along the border with Mexico and tax reform.”

2. Trump’s Call With Australia: Total Disaster (2017-02-02)


The Young Turks – “Trump got all Trumpy with the Prime Minister of Australia, hanging up on him. Ana Kasparian and John Iadarola, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down.”

2. Krauthammer: Trump asked valid question on Australia deal (2017-02-02)


Fox News – “Syndicated columnist and Fox News contributor gives Tucker his take on President Trump’s tough talk with US ally Australia over the refugee deal reached under the Obama administration #Tucker”

3. Trump Getting Tough On Israel? (2017-02-02)


The Young Turks – “Could Trump actually get peace in the Middle East? Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, the hosts of The Young Turks, tells you how Trump might be changing his mind on settlements.”

3. Evictions of West Bank settlers met with violent protests (2017-02-01)


Fox News – “John Huddy reports from Amona.”

* AG Fired, Trump’s Monday Night Massacre, Language of Lying, Psychology of Narcissism (2017-01-31)

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1. The language of lying – Noah Zandan (2014-11-03)


TED-Ed – “We hear anywhere from 10 to 200 lies a day. And although we’ve spent much of our history coming up with ways to detect these lies by tracking physiological changes in their tellers, these methods have proved unreliable. Is there a more direct approach? Noah Zandan uses some famous examples of lying to illustrate how we might use communications science to analyze the lies themselves. View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-language-of-lying-noah-zandan”

1. Trump adviser: Obama appointee betrayed her office, country (2017-01-30)


Fox News – “Senior adviser Stephen Miller tells Tucker Pres. Trump fired Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, an Obama admin. holdover, because she refused to enforce Trump’s executive refugee and immigration ban – and was therefore betraying the Constitution #Tucker”

2. The psychology of narcissism – W. Keith Campbell (2016-02-23)


TED-Ed – “Narcissism isn’t just a personality type that shows up in advice columns; it’s actually a set of traits classified and studied by psychologists. But what causes it? And can narcissists improve on their negative traits? W. Keith Campbell describes the psychology behind the elevated and sometimes detrimental self-involvement of narcissists. View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-psychology-of-narcissism-w-keith-campbell”

2. Trump fires acting AG after she refuses refugee order (2017-01-30)


Fox News – “White House statement: Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, a holdover from the Obama administration, was weak on border and betrayed her office and her country.”

3. President Trump fires acting Attorney General Sally Yates after defying executive order (2017-01-30)


CBS News – “The White House relieved acting Attorney General Sally Yates of her duties after she told the Justice Department not to defend President Trump’s executive order on immigration. Creative Director of MediaDC Michael Graham and New York Times reporter Yamiche Alcindor join CBSN to break down the latest.”

3. Judge Robert Bork explains why he agreed to fire Watergate Special Prosecutor Archibald Cox [in what became known as the ‘Saturday Night Massacre’] (2008-12-01)


Richard Nixon Library – “Robert Bork recorded interview by Tim Naftali, December 1, 2008, the Richard Nixon Oral History Project of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum.”