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The Media's Big Trump Conundrum

News outlets that pride themselves on objectivity are struggling with how to characterize the racism and xenophobia of the Donald Trump Administration. 

Heavy waves caused by Hurricane Matthew pounds the boat docks at the Sunset Bar and Grill, October 7, 2016, on Cocoa Beach, Florida. Hurricane Matthew passed by offshore as a Category 3 hurricane bringing heavy winds and minor flooding.

Hurricane Matthew Kills at Least 1 in U.S., Over 400 in Caribbean

President Barack Obama: “This is still a really dangerous hurricane.”

Colorlines screen shot of a sign on an East Chicago yard warning residents of the soil from a CBS Chicago video, taken on August 16, 2016.

READ: Lead Isn't Only in Water. It's in Backyards, Too

One East Chicago community has been contaminated with lead since at least 1985. The EPA and city are finally doing something about it: kicking residents out.

There is a Black Lives Matter PAC—But It’s Not Affiliated with the Movement

Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza on the PAC: “Everybody has something to contribute. The idea is not that we should all be doing the same thing. In history of social movements, they were many different planks and impact from all of them.”