Melanie McFarland

Melanie McFarland is Salon's TV critic. Follow her on Twitter: @McTelevision

ABC's "30 Hours" Donald Trump special was a ratings bust — but in history's long view, it will count Melanie McFarland
Why the NY Times is breaking this devastating story about an asylum-seeking family on TV Melanie McFarland
Smart Watch: HBO's "Euphoria" is a party drug for some, effective birth control for others Melanie McFarland
The "Saturday Night Live" star machine is alive and well Melanie McFarland
The end of "Jessica Jones": Better to burn out than fade away Melanie McFarland
TV's changing view of the change: The menopause conversation is getting better, finally Melanie McFarland
Americans want journalists to fix the fake news problem. Can facts once again prevail? Melanie McFarland
Smart Watch: "Pose" returns with a season demanding to be seen Melanie McFarland
"Big Little Lies" is back to stare at the sea Melanie McFarland
"Tales of the City" is the safe haven everybody yearns for, but not many have Melanie McFarland
Weaponized white feminism in "The Handmaid's Tale" and "When They See Us" Melanie McFarland
What TV still needs to show us about abortion Melanie McFarland
Smart Watch: "Luther" and 5 more hot shows coming to TV in June Melanie McFarland
"When They See Us" demands we see the boys damaged by the Central Park jogger case Melanie McFarland
"Deadwood: The Movie" is a send-off worth the long wait Melanie McFarland