Accuracy in Media

Huffington Post Reverses Course—Trump No Longer Considered “Entertainment”

The Huffington Post, which was derided by some political observers when they decided to cover Donald Trump’s presidential campaign in its entertainment section last July, announced that they are reversing course and will now classify him as being political, following his remarks about Muslims this week. According to Arianna Huffington: Our decision in July was […]

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MSNBC’s Morning Joe Calls Out HuffPo Hypocrisy on Covering Trump as Entertainment, Not Politics [Video]

The Huffington Post’s editorial director, Danny Shea, took some heat on Friday on MSNBC’s Morning Joe for his decision to classify Donald Trump’s presidential campaign as entertainment and not politics. Shea said the decision is based on their opinion that Trump isn’t a serious candidate, and that it’s his celebrity that is responsible for the […]

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HuffPo to Drop AP in 2015, Build In-House News Service

The Huffington Post announced last week that it is planning to stop using Associated Press stories once its contract ends in 2015, and instead plans to build an in-house news service while relaunching its website and expanding internationally. Huffington Post co-founder and editor-in-chief Arianna Huffington made the announcement in a year-end memo to the staff: […]

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Blurred Lines between Journalists and Activists

While there have long been different types of journalists—most notably reporters whose job it is to report the facts and stories in a fair and balanced way, and opinion journalists, who are still supposed to be fact-based, yet their job is to express their opinion, and, in essence, make a case for something—what is relatively […]

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Liberal Media Calls Obamacare Launch “Disastrous”

One of the largest liberal websites—The Huffington Post—has weighed in on the launch of the Obamacare website, and they don’t like what they see . A broken website imperils the largest expansion of the American safety net since the Great Society. More than two weeks into the disastrous rollout of HealthCare.gov, the website created by President […]

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June 2016

6/9/2016 - Former Tea Party Favorite Renee Ellmers Loses in Primary

May 2016

5/23/2016 - Huffington Post Editor Sees Diversity-Feminist Picture Ridiculed on Twitter

April 2016

4/30/2016 - Shooting in Self-Defense Denies the Perpetrator a Right to a Fair Trial, Writer Claims

December 2015

12/8/2015 - Huffington Post Reverses Course—Trump No Longer Considered “Entertainment”

August 2015

8/24/2015 - MSNBC’s Morning Joe Calls Out HuffPo Hypocrisy on Covering Trump as Entertainment, Not Politics [Video]

March 2015

3/23/2015 - VIDEO: Obama blames Social Media, 24-Hour News Cycle for Hyping Crises under His Watch

February 2015

2/3/2015 - Arianna Huffington Wants More Happy Facebook Stories

December 2014

12/29/2014 - HuffPo to Drop AP in 2015, Build In-House News Service

August 2014

8/26/2014 - Blurred Lines between Journalists and Activists

October 2013

10/21/2013 - Liberal Media Calls Obamacare Launch “Disastrous”

August 2013

8/1/2013 - Obama tells Dems “Not to Believe Everything You Read in The Huffington Post”

November 2012

11/23/2012 - MSNBC President Phil Griffin: “We Are Not Pro-Obama”

April 2012

4/6/2012 - MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts Apologizes After Reporting Gay Marriage Satire Piece as Fact

4/6/2012 - Did Arianna Huffington get Promoted or Demoted?

January 2012

1/29/2012 - One Year Later, AOL Merger with HuffPo a Financial Failure

July 2011

7/25/2011 - NYT’s Keller Kills His Magazine Column

7/12/2011 - Aggregator HuffPo Apologizes for Aggregation, Suspends Reporter

June 2011

6/10/2011 - N.Y. Times, HuffPo Squabble Over Web Traffic

April 2011

4/29/2011 - HuffPo to Absorb “AOL News”

4/25/2011 - Maddow on HuffPo: ‘Used To Be Liberal, But Who Knows Anymore’

4/21/2011 - HuffPo Exec: ‘AOL Is More Conservative Than We Are’

4/15/2011 - Blogger Suing HuffPo Doesn’t Pay His Own Bloggers

4/9/2011 - HuffPo Traffic Surges After Merger

March 2011

3/18/2011 - N.Y. Times- HuffPo Battle Rages On

3/11/2011 - New York Times’ Keller Declares War on HuffPo

3/5/2011 - Arianna Huffington Tells Bloggers: ‘Go Ahead and Strike’

February 2011

2/14/2011 - HuffPo Blogonomics

2/9/2011 - Zucker: NBC Tried to Buy HuffPo

December 2010

12/17/2010 - HuffPo Now Ranked the Number Two “Newspaper” Site

September 2010

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