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Op-Ed & Opinion Columns

I’ve written many op-ed and opinion columns for national and regional news sites, including the New York Post, the Hearst Connecticut Newspapers and the Connecticut Mirror. Two of the articles have been honored with “Best Column” awards from the Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists in its annual “Excellence in Journalism” contest.

Bogardus, B. “The Future of Post-Pandemic News” Hearst Connecticut Newspapers (New Haven Register, CT Post, etc.) May 2020

Bogardus, B.  “Stop the Newsroom to Government Revolving Door” Connecticut Mirror July 2019

Bogardus, B. “An Outbreak of ‘If-Trueitis’: The Rules for Media Have Changed in the Era of Instant Information” Hearst Connecticut Newspapers (New Haven Register, CT Post, etc.) January 2019

Bogardus, B.  “Don’t Blame the Meteorologists for Hyping the ‘Snor’Easter” Connecticut Mirror March 2018

Bogardus, B.  “It’s Anchors Away at National and Connecticut News Outlets” Connecticut Mirror December 2017

Bogardus, B.  “Thank a Journalist This Labor Day Week” Connecticut Mirror September 2017

Bogardus, B. “A ‘Conspiracy’ for Ratings – at Newtown’s Expense” The Connecticut Mirror June 2017

Bogardus, B. “Shop Local When It Comes to TV News” The Connecticut Mirror May 2017

Bogardus, B.  “Niko, Chris, Orson, Diana, Yikes! Please Don’t Name Winter Storms” Connecticut Mirror February 2017

This article won third place in the 2017-2018 Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists “Excellence in Journalism” contest for “Best General Column”

Bogardus, B. “A Media Blob Has Come to Connecticut” The Connecticut Mirror January 2017

Bogardus, B.  “Didn’t Hear About ‘Russian Hacking,’ ‘Alt-Right,’ of ‘Fake News’ Before the Election? You’re Not Alone!” The Daily Caller January 2017

Bogardus, B. “News Year Resolutions for Connecticut TV in 2017” The Connecticut Mirror January 2017

Bogardus, B.  “It’s Live, but is it Really Local?” The Connecticut Mirror November 2016

Bogardus, B.  “Escape the Media Echo Chamber” Connecticut Mirror November 2016

This article won third place in the 2016-2017 Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists “Excellence in Journalism” contest for “Best General Column”

Bogardus, B. “Campaign Fact Checking has ‘Jumped the Shark'” Connecticut Mirror October 2016

Bogardus, B. “Axing anchors: It’s not just Sue” The New York Post March 2012

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