Mar 28, 17, 01:39 PM
Because until about 40 years ago, it never was and we never really pretended that it was. Every city in America had a republican newspaper, a democratic newspaper, a Catholic newspaper, an abolitionist newspaper, a Prohibitionist newspaper, and so on, and so on.
All people have biases. Any collection of people is going to be a collection of those biases.
Even the most fundamental editorial decisions such as what stories to run at the top...