Accuracy in Media

Washington Post Writer Accuses Owner Jeff Bezos of Putting Charity Efforts Ahead of Employees

In a Huffington Post op-ed Friday, Washington Post travel writer Frederick Kunkle accused the paper’s owner, Jeff Bezos, of putting his charity efforts ahead of his employees. But as Bezos, whose worth now exceeds $80 billion, loosens his pockets, it’s important to put his charitable giving — and the philanthropy of the super-rich — into perspective: Many people […]

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Washington Post Owner Traffics in Antifa Gear

On Inauguration Day back in January, fascists from the alt-left group Antifa burned a limousine in front of The Washington Post newsroom. They might want to be more careful next time so as not to endanger their coworkers. Antifa and The Washington Post are on the same team. Amazon.com, which is owned by the same […]

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Washington Post Drops Liberal Columnist Due to Lack of Readers

The Washington Post shocked the liberal world by firing liberal columnist Harold Meyerson—not  over ideology, but because he failed to attract enough readers for the Post to justify his continued employment. Editorial page editor Fred Hiatt explained to Politico the rationale for firing Meyerson: The Post opinion section takes pride in publishing a wide range of views, […]

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NY Times Chairman Says the Paper is Not for Sale

Arthur Sulzberger Jr., the chairman of The New York Times Company and the paper’s publisher, said last week that while last years’ sale of The Washington Post was a “shock out of the blue” and tough for him personally, the Times is not for sale. Sulzberger made his remarks during a discussion of the paper’s […]

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Washington Post Announces Rachel Maddow Column

In the first editorial move since Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post, the paper announced today that it has hired MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow to write a monthly column. Editorial page editor Fred Hiatt made the announcement via a memo to the staff: We are delighted to announce that Rachel Maddow, host of MSNBC’s “The Rachel […]

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EBay founder Hires Snowden Reporter Glenn Greenwald

WASHINGTON — EBay founder Pierre Omidyar is the latest tech giant to get involved in journalism and news reporting and plans to build a grassroots mass media organization. Reuters reported that Omidyar hired away Glenn Greenwald of the British newspaper The Guardian, of NSA and Edward Snowden fame. He is following the lead of Amazon […]

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September 2017

9/5/2017 - Washington Post Writer Accuses Owner Jeff Bezos of Putting Charity Efforts Ahead of Employees

August 2017

8/29/2017 - Washington Post Owner Traffics in Antifa Gear

November 2016

11/21/2016 - The Bias Buzz Podcast- How the Media Blew the Election with Cliff Kincaid

January 2016

1/4/2016 - Washington Post Drops Liberal Columnist Due to Lack of Readers

1/23/2015 - Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg Tried to Buy The New York Times

September 2014

9/5/2014 - NY Times Executive Editor Says He Thinks Paper Will Survive

9/2/2014 - Washington Post Names New Publisher—Ending Ties with Graham Family

March 2014

3/19/2014 - NY Times Chairman Says the Paper is Not for Sale

December 2013

12/11/2013 - Washington Post Announces Rachel Maddow Column

October 2013

10/20/2013 - EBay founder Hires Snowden Reporter Glenn Greenwald

September 2013

9/25/2013 - Jeff Bezos Uncertain About Long-Term Future of Print Version of Washington Post

9/3/2013 - Jeff Bezos Hopes to Usher in a “New Golden Era” at The Washington Post

August 2013

8/5/2013 - Shocker! Washington Post Sold to Jeff Bezos