Accuracy in Media

He’s Baack! Former MSNBC Loudmouth Ed Schultz Joins Russian Propaganda Network RT America [Video]

Former MSNBC host Ed Schultz, who was fired last year after posting consistently low ratings, is returning to cable television with a new show, “The News with Ed Schultz,” on Russian propaganda network RT America. Schultz’s show will “focus on exploring issues that most affect working Americans, particularly within the context of the upcoming U.S. […]

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Media Bias Against Faith Reporting

Last month 43 Catholic institutions across America joined together to defend the First Amendment and filed a total of 12 lawsuits against the Administration in order to protect the right to freedom of religion on behalf of all Americans. This is the most significant religious lawsuit in U.S. history and Christian leaders all across America […]

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MSNBC President: “We’re Not As Biased As Fox News”

In an interview with Jeff Bercovici of Forbes, MSNBC president Phil Griffin praised Fox News for the “incredible” job they have done, though he thinks they are far more ideologically biased than his network. Bercovici sat down with Griffin on the eve of the cable news network’s 15th anniversary. When asked about Fox and its […]

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White House Press Office Shows Its Bias

The White House Press Office has denied the Boston Herald full access to President Obama’s Boston fundraiser today because they weren’t sure the paper would cover the event fairly in light of a front-page editorial by Mitt Romney that was published recently. In response to the access request, White House spokesman Matt Lehrich told the […]

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Media Bias in Layout

How the media present stories goes far beyond word choice and story selection. Often, news outlets express bias through page layout. When it comes to printed news, the front page trumps all—especially the front page above the fold. This is the part of the paper that contains the headlines and the color pictures; it’s the […]

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Fox News Getting More Hits Than New York Times?

The Drudge Report alerted us all yesterday to a startling fact: Fox News got more hits last week than The New York Times did. To be fair, the Hitwise Report Drudge linked to pointed out that when measuring market share of visits, they didn’t count traffic to the nytimes.com sub domains. Still, it is telling […]

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January 2016

1/14/2016 - He’s Baack! Former MSNBC Loudmouth Ed Schultz Joins Russian Propaganda Network RT America [Video]

June 2012

6/8/2012 - Media Bias Against Faith Reporting

April 2012

4/12/2012 - Bias Clips: Al-Jazeera Whitewashes OWS Crimes, Demonizes Police

December 2011

12/14/2011 - The AP’s “New Distinctiveness” Memo Points to Increased Risk of Bias

November 2011

11/4/2011 - The Associated Press’ New Guidance on “Retweeting” Creates Uproar

July 2011

7/15/2011 - MSNBC President: “We’re Not As Biased As Fox News”

May 2011

5/18/2011 - White House Press Office Shows Its Bias

5/9/2011 - Media Bias in Layout

September 2010

9/24/2010 - Fox News Getting More Hits Than New York Times?

9/23/2010 - New Poll Shows Bias Crisis for Mainstream Media

9/16/2010 - NYT Hating on Republicans Again