Newspaper vendor Rebecca Steele, adds to the stack of copies of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer at First & Pike News in downtown Seattle Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2009. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Newspapers Endorsing Political Candidates: Media Bias Or A Generator Of Dialogue?

(MintPress) – In Sunday’s edition of the Winston-Salem Journal, the newspaper’s editorial board gave President Barack Obama its full endorsement for November’s upcoming election. It was the first time since 1964 that the publication gave the nod to a Democrat – Lyndon Johnson at the time. But political endorsements by media publications come with a varying degree […]