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Trump Photo January 31, 2018

2018 State of the Union: The Trump Show in Screenshots

In spite of our snark, Dems better watch out because this SOTU demonstrated many of the skills that got Trump elected.

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Philip Perdue Photo January 29, 2018

Midterms Mania and one Candidate’s Wife’s Purple Hair

"I like the idea of Congress being exposed, as much as possible, to women who rock the purple hair and to the men who admire them." An eye on Indiana's 9th.

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Chatting the Pictures Video January 27, 2018

Chatting the Pictures: Women’s March; Nassar Trial; Trump/Govt Shutdown

Hey, we’re trying a new thing! It’s publisher Michael Shaw and Salon host, Cara Finnegan, doing a live 25 minute Facebook chat riffing on 3 headline photos.

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Twitter/Instagram Roundup Photo January 25, 2018

Women’s March Sizzles, Shutdown Fizzles: Our Visual Roundup of the Week

In fractured America this week, we had two major stories competing for attention. Let's just say, the outcome wasn't pretty.

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Trump Photo January 22, 2018

Trump’s Weekend Shutdown Pix: The Medium is the Mess

What is instantly relevant about these White House shutdown photos, in fact, is everything that is missing.

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Trump Photo January 19, 2018

MLK, Immigration & Shutdown: Our Visual Roundup of the Week

In a short week, with Trump a blur of contradiction, most of the news tied back to race and immigration.

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Race Focus Photo January 15, 2018

On the New Yorker “Shithole” Cover, Among Others

This is probably the most damaging word picture Trump, or any politician, has ever uttered. My quick takes on the illo.

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Twitter/Instagram Roundup Photo January 11, 2018

Fire and Fury Baked In: Our Visual Roundup of the Week

Trump still reeling from “Fire and Fury.” Golden Globes and weed demonstrate culture shift. California eco woes continue. Our visuals of the week.

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Fashion Focus Photo January 10, 2018

The Delicate Balance of Style Photos from War-Torn South Sudan

We are encouraged to see the South Sudanese people as something other than the face of a crisis. The risk, though, is to miss the crisis completely.

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Protest Focus Photo January 8, 2018

Our Favorite Cutaways from Oprah’s Golden Globes Speech

Oprah's speech turned out to be the emotional equivalent of a #MeToo keynote and call-to-arms.

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Culture Focus Photo January 7, 2018

Carson Jones’s Classic Side Eye

Why did the look from Carson Jones, during his father's Senate swearing-in ceremony, capture so many hearts?

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Twitter/Instagram Roundup Photo January 6, 2018

New Year Buttons: Our Visual Roundup of the Week

Most people were happy to escape 2017 with all its drama and vitriol. No surprise, though, the short week after New Years was thoroughly charged.

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Women and Gender Focus Photo January 4, 2018

A Gillibrand Photo, and the Visual Effects of #MeToo

On the surface, the photo of Gillibrand has nothing to do with sexual harassment and assault. On another level, it has everything to do with it.

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