Accuracy in Media

Liberal Media Headlines: Trump’s Dept of Ed Secretary Used Her Own Private Plane for Work and Paid for It!

It seems like it is an anti-Trump hit piece/narrative gone wrong. Why? The Department of Education Secretary under the Trump administration, Betsy DeVos, takes her own private plane to fly to work-related events across the country. She does not ask for reimbursement for the expenses, yet the liberal media felt it was necessary to point […]

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Liz Warren Pens Op-Ed to Hold Trump Education Secretary Betsy DeVos ‘Accountable’

In her op-ed, run at news outlets such as CNN, Massachusetts U.S. Senator Elizabeth “Liz” Warren criticized Trump’s Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and vowed to make DeVos “accountable” for her actions. First, DeVos was confirmed, so how can she be held accountable if she is an unelected cabinet official in the new administration? […]

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Betsy DeVos Booed at HBCU Commencement Address at Bethune-Cookman

Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos was booed and jeered when she gave the commencement address at a historical black college (known as HBCUs) Bethune-Cookman University. There was pressure from alumni and students to rescind the invitation for DeVos to speak, which was rebuffed by the university president, Dr. Edison Jackson. The students, once she […]

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Book Review: Sexual Paranoia on College Campuses

Laura Kipnis, a professor at Northwestern University, faced a Title IX investigation from the U.S. Department of Education over an essay on sexual paranoia among Millennials and their professors and administrators on college campuses (which appeared in The Chronicle of Higher Education). Now, Harper Collins published her account of what happened, which also includes content […]

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Washington Post Criticizes Trump’s Deference to States on Transgender Bathroom Issue

The Washington Post, far from being a fair and neutral party in politics (which is disappointing since journalism should be fair and balanced), criticized the Trump administration for not enforcing an Obama administration directive. The Obama administration letter forced schools to allow transgender students to choose which bathroom they’d prefer to use and the administration […]

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The Irony: Women’s March Twitter Praised Protesters for Blocking Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from Entering DC School

The Women’s March on Washington was supposedly a pro-feminism movement, right? Then why did their Twitter account praise a handful of protesters who prevented the country’s newly-confirmed female Department of Education secretary, Betsy DeVos, from entering a public school in Washington, D.C.? THIS is what resistance looks like! #WhyIResist https://t.co/ekt67HEUUK — Women’s March (@womensmarch) February 10, 2017

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Protesters Stop New Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from Entering DC Public School

A group of protesters stopped the newly-appointed Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from entering a public school in Washington, D.C. One of the protesters was arrested for assault, according to D.C. police. The video of the encounter is below: #ICYMI Exclusive VIDEO from @SweeneyABC: Protesters block education secretary @BetsyDeVos from entering #DC school: https://t.co/mJRMxL3KeC […]

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Betsy DeVos, Despite Opposition from Democrats, Teachers Unions, Confirmed as New Education Secretary

Betsy DeVos, a pro-school choice advocate and philanthropist, has been confirmed by Senate vote to become the next Department of Education secretary to fill President Donald Trump’s cabinet. Vice President Mike Pence cast the tie-breaking vote to confirm DeVos. .@VP Pence breaks tie. U.S. Senate confirms #BetsyDeVos to be Secretary of Education, 51-50. https://t.co/xgthuQB51c #BREAKING […]

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CNN Runs with Headline of How Trump Nominee Betsy DeVos ‘Painted by Dems as Unqualified’

Democrats will oppose Donald Trump’s nominees, so why is it newsworthy to run a headline that will proclaim their opposition? It is a given, considering they are political opponents. Instead, the headline should highlight a contentious hearing and how, at some points, D.C. outsider and education philanthropist Betsy DeVos performed well as a political newcomer.

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September 2017

9/22/2017 - Liberal Media Headlines: Trump’s Dept of Ed Secretary Used Her Own Private Plane for Work and Paid for It!

June 2017

6/2/2017 - Liz Warren Pens Op-Ed to Hold Trump Education Secretary Betsy DeVos ‘Accountable’

May 2017

5/11/2017 - Betsy DeVos Booed at HBCU Commencement Address at Bethune-Cookman

April 2017

4/12/2017 - US Marshals to Protect Trump’s Education Secretary Betsy DeVos due to Threats

4/10/2017 - Book Review: Sexual Paranoia on College Campuses

February 2017

2/23/2017 - Washington Post Criticizes Trump’s Deference to States on Transgender Bathroom Issue

2/13/2017 - The Irony: Women’s March Twitter Praised Protesters for Blocking Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from Entering DC School

2/13/2017 - Protesters Stop New Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from Entering DC Public School

2/7/2017 - Betsy DeVos, Despite Opposition from Democrats, Teachers Unions, Confirmed as New Education Secretary

January 2017

1/21/2017 - CNN Runs with Headline of How Trump Nominee Betsy DeVos ‘Painted by Dems as Unqualified’

November 2016

11/29/2016 - Bias Buzz Podcast: Fidel Castro was No Savior, Obama

May 2016

5/31/2016 - Black Pastors Rally in North Carolina, say LGBT Rights Can’t Be Compared to Civil Rights

5/16/2016 - Target, Transgenderism, and Transformation

5/13/2016 - Obama Administration Tells States to Allow Transgender People in Either Bathroom

October 2015

10/4/2015 - Obama’s Ed Secretary Arne Duncan to Leave Post in December

September 2015

9/23/2015 - Ohio Dad Mocks Common Core on Facebook, It Makes National News

May 2012

5/25/2012 - Obama Stimulus Money for Video Games and Racial Studies