Accuracy in Media

Study: Journalists really do live in a bubble

In 1969, a few days after President Richard Nixon broached a new Vietnam policy that journalists criticized in real time, Vice President Spiro Agnew ventured to Iowa to defend Nixon. In a speech, Agnew denounced TV-news decision-makers as a “tiny, enclosed fraternity of privileged men elected by no one and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and […]

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NY Times paints Elizabeth Warren as ‘racially progressive,’ omits past of racial exploitation

On Sunday, The New York Times hoisted readers on the backs of 2,588 words and carried them across 54 years of Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s personal history. The story opens with young Liz Herring arriving as a freshman at George Washington University in 1966, where she promptly pledged an all-white sorority. Readers then wend their […]

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Global pandemic crushes finances, ratings at NPR

National Public Radio, a frequent target of conservatives for its liberal news and commentary, has been hit hard by the global pandemic as commuters have been largely forced to work from home, costing the broadcaster both listenership and sponsorship/underwriting money that makes up a large part of NPR’s budget. Compared to the same time period […]

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Teen Vogue pushes ridiculous claim about rent on young girls

A recent Teen Vogue article tells young girls that since “Housing is a Human Right,” the systems of rent, landlords, and even owning property are forms of violence.   The article says that the COVID-19 pandemic revealed how the United States Government and capitalism failed to make the nation “less horrible” by missing an opportunity to […]

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Washington Post hides bad conclusion in story forcing tie between rise in violent crime to gun sales

The Washington Post insisted that correlation likely means causation in an article attempting to tie the rise in gun purchases to the rise in violent crime. The article, headlined, “Spike in violent crime follows rise in gun-buying amid social upheaval,” was based entirely on the assertion that the two were inextricably linked, despite saying within […]

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August 2020

8/7/2020 - Study: Journalists really do live in a bubble

8/5/2020 - MSNBC producer confirms network’s bias is ‘cancer,’ not an accident

8/5/2020 - NY Times paints Elizabeth Warren as ‘racially progressive,’ omits past of racial exploitation

8/4/2020 - Head of NY Times’ 1619 Project backs away from entire premise

July 2020

7/29/2020 - News, opinion staffs at Wall Street Journal clash over cancel culture

7/28/2020 - Longtime New York Magazine writer excoriates publication for its bias in resignation

7/24/2020 - Global pandemic crushes finances, ratings at NPR

7/23/2020 - Twitter bans major religious symbol, calling it ‘hateful’

7/22/2020 - Teen Vogue pushes ridiculous claim about rent on young girls

7/17/2020 - Washington Post hides bad conclusion in story forcing tie between rise in violent crime to gun sales

7/15/2020 - Joy Behar makes wildly false claim about Republicans

7/15/2020 - Journalists use faulty data to dunk on Florida

7/14/2020 - What did it take to expose Epstein? Not a call for justice, but a chance to hit Trump

7/13/2020 - Washington Post has fact-check fail in trying to dispute Trump claim

7/10/2020 - Outlets that called Trump ‘mentally unfit‘ ignore poll showing Biden might be

7/9/2020 - Fox News host: Forget the evidence – it’s a hate crime if Bubba Wallace says so

7/6/2020 - CNN names and shames advertisers that have declined to boycott Facebook

7/6/2020 - Media uses own speculation to mar positive jobs report

June 2020

6/26/2020 - CNN blasts Trump for alleged leadership failures

6/26/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes CDC for pandemic response, but doesn’t revise blame-Trump narrative

6/26/2020 - ESPN does not apologize for hyping noose story

6/26/2020 - MSNBC turns blind eye to past controversies as Joy Reid ascends

6/26/2020 - Teen Vogue uses platform to preach communism, Marxism to young girls 

6/25/2020 - NBC News repeats false claim that protests don’t lead to more coronavirus cases

6/25/2020 - CNN gives Pelosi soft treatment on ‘trying to get away with murder’ comment

6/25/2020 - BuzzFeed promotes protest narrative that disregards health officials’ concerns

6/24/2020 - CNN cites incomplete study to prove protests do not lead to more coronavirus cases

6/24/2020 - ABC News interview sidesteps Cuomo’s nursing homes order

6/24/2020 - ESPN jumps the gun on noose claim at NASCAR race

6/23/2020 - NBC News dismisses ‘anarchy’ in Seattle autonomous zone

6/23/2020 - CNN shields Biden from press conference criticism

6/23/2020 - NPR gets called out for misleading photo in article on white supremacy

6/22/2020 - CNN exposes hypocrisy about Trump’s rally crowd size

6/22/2020 - NBC News contradicts itself in report on TikTok users’ ‘sabotage’ of Trump rally

6/22/2020 - NY Times silent as Biden dodges press conferences

6/19/2020 - NY Times provides cover for Durbin’s offensive ‘token’ remark

6/19/2020 - CNN dismisses poll findings that show Americans believe Biden has early dementia

6/19/2020 - CBS News’ tweeted headline misleads readers about officer-involved shooting

6/18/2020 - NBC News blasts governors not considering ‘another shutdown’ as virus cases rise

6/18/2020 - NBC News interview whitewashes Virginia governor’s hypocrisy after blackface scandal

6/18/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes Trump administration for asylum policy

6/17/2020 - BuzzFeed News blames conservatives for Minnesota Freedom Fund controversy

6/17/2020 - NBC News reporter exposed for collaborating with left-wing British group on article

6/17/2020 - NY Times article contradicts previous stance on crowded protests

6/16/2020 - NY Times dismisses coronavirus concerns during crowded Brooklyn rally

6/16/2020 - ESPN shifts to social justice coverage as ratings crater

6/16/2020 - Hypocritical CNN editor blows up Trump-West Point ramp story

6/16/2020 - NY Times teases story with backhanded suggestion favoring gun control

6/15/2020 - CNN’s Jake Tapper stumps Omar on disbanding police narrative

6/15/2020 - NY Times overlooks Black Lives Matter criticism of potential Biden VP pick

6/15/2020 - NBC News praises Brooklyn rally, criticizes Trump for having own rally

6/12/2020 - NY Times pans Biden comparing George Floyd to MLK

6/12/2020 - CNN calls Seattle autonomous zone ‘peaceful’ despite armed checkpoints

6/12/2020 - ESPN obscures major reason Kaepernick is not playing in the NFL

6/11/2020 - NY Times praises Seattle’s protester-run autonomous zone

6/11/2020 - CNN promotes Biden theory about Trump refusing to leave if he loses the election loss

6/11/2020 - NBC News does not report on protesters’ destruction of virus testing sites

6/10/2020 - PBS reporter awarded for excellent news coverage despite her partisanship

6/10/2020 - NY Times publishes false report on George W. Bush not supporting Trump

6/10/2020 - CNN provides cover for WHO regarding its confusing coronavirus comments

6/9/2020 - ESPN erases Kaepernick’s anti-police rhetoric from history

6/9/2020 - Axios backtracks on allowing reporters to protest

6/9/2020 - NPR blasts Trump for restarting rallies this month

6/8/2020 - NBC News walks back hydroxychloroquine criticism

6/5/2020 - NBC News pushes pandemic fears to force mail voting

6/5/2020 - NBC reporter downplays DC church fire as ‘some vandalism’

6/5/2020 - BuzzFeed News praises Biden, slams Trump in news coverage

6/4/2020 - CNN piles on Trump, highlights Pelosi’s criticism

6/4/2020 - ABC News highlights protesting nurses despite risk of spreading virus

6/4/2020 - Hypocritical NY Times journalists outraged at Tom Cotton editorial

6/3/2020 - CNN obscures network president Jeff Zucker’s mayoral ambitions

6/3/2020 - New York Times lets Democrats rewrite its headline

6/3/2020 - BuzzFeed News shows major double standard in framing protests

6/2/2020 - CBS News silent on Biden’s police training comment

6/2/2020 - PBS reporter proven wrong about claims about riots, anarchists

6/2/2020 - NowThis News calls Trump a coward for moving to bunker

6/1/2020 - CNN reports on riots, remains silent on protests spreading COVID-19

6/1/2020 - Miami Herald columnist calls Republicans Trump’s ‘cult’

6/1/2020 - NowThis misleads readers on Trump’s withdrawal from WHO

May 2020

5/29/2020 - CNN’s Jim Acosta: Trump ‘is trying to silence fact-checking’

5/29/2020 - No CNN coverage of YouTube censoring criticism of Chinese government

5/28/2020 - CNN hits Fox News for not being in lock-step with coverage, ignores own hypocrisy

5/28/2020 - NowThis News disbelieves ‘so-called’ Big Tech censorship of conservatives

5/28/2020 - NY Times hides truth about Planned Parenthood’s coronavirus loans scandal

5/28/2020 - CNN silent as New York deletes controversial nursing homes order from website

5/27/2020 - NY Times silent on WHO praise of China’s COVID-19 efforts

5/27/2020 - NowThis News equates Trump’s praise for Henry Ford to anti-Semitism, Hitler

5/26/2020 - NowThis News: Trump ‘attempted extortion to swing elections in his favor’

5/26/2020 - Politico hypes potential of Trump ‘delegitimizing the election if he loses’

5/26/2020 - CNN runs with Gov. Cuomo’s Trump-blaming quotes on nursing home deaths

5/22/2020 - GQ article cherry-picks, skews facts to maintain narrative in ‘history’ of the pro-life movement

5/21/2020 - Gayle King: COVID prevented us from covering this major Biden story

5/20/2020 - BuzzFeed News attacks Trump for taking hydroxychloroquine drug

5/20/2020 - CNN claims Trump ‘sows division and confusion’ during pandemic

5/20/2020 - NY Times directs blame toward nursing home lobby, excuses Cuomo

5/19/2020 - NBC News freaks out about Trump’s admission he takes hydroxychloroquine

5/19/2020 - NY Times leaves out major details about China deceived the US

5/19/2020 - CNN’s Jake Tapper blasted over ‘smear campaigns’ hypocrisy

5/18/2020 - Washington Post publishes glowing profile of Stacey Abrams

5/18/2020 - Washington Post praises Never Trump movement

5/18/2020 - Daily Beast blasts reporter responsible for Obamagate scoop

5/15/2020 - National media drops the ball on Michigan Gov.’s nursing home edict

5/15/2020 - Biden denied involvement in ‘Obamagate’ despite records contradicting his claim

5/15/2020 - CNN defends Greta Thunberg town hall invitation

5/14/2020 - CNN allows Pelosi to call Democrat COVID 19 relief bill ‘not partisan’

5/14/2020 - CNN omits evidence in Flynn unmasking investigation

5/13/2020 - After weeks of silence, media presses Cuomo over nursing homes edict

5/13/2020 - CNN promotes false narrative about Americans wanting a vaccine before returning to work

5/12/2020 - NowThis News claims Trump’s ‘Obamagate’ theory was ‘unfounded’

5/12/2020 - Biden’s poll numbers fall after media covers sexual assault allegation

5/12/2020 - BuzzFeed inadvertently confirms Americans’ need to go back to work

5/11/2020 - NowThis News claims anti-lockdown protests ‘are monuments to white privilege’

5/11/2020 - BuzzFeed blasts Title IX rule changes without mentioning due process

5/11/2020 - After weeks of sparse coverage, media reports on Tara Reade’s interview with Megyn Kelly

5/8/2020 - BuzzFeed News: Michael Flynn was guilty, but we ignored evidence proving otherwise

5/8/2020 - AP piles on GOP governor for pandemic response

5/8/2020 - NY Times analysis fails to consider economy as reason behind anti-lockdown protests

5/7/2020 - CNN relegates hospital struggles to an afterthought

5/7/2020 - Media neglects coverage of Cuomo taxing out-of-state volunteers

5/7/2020 - New York Times shields Cuomo from criticism about nursing homes edict

5/6/2020 - BuzzFeed News blames North Korean defectors for misleading news

5/6/2020 - NY Times, CNN fail to cover WHO’s praise of Sweden’s COVID-19 response

5/6/2020 - CNN fails to report that 1 in 4 Democrats prefer replacing Biden as nominee

5/5/2020 - CNN buries its incorrect report on Kim Jong Un’s health

5/5/2020 - CBS News buried information in reports racism ‘fueled protests’ in Michigan

5/5/2020 - FiveThirtyEight finds mainstream media covered Reade’s allegations less than conservative media

5/1/2020 - NowThis News omits criticism about Biden’s lack of transparency

5/1/2020 - CNN dismisses possibility of virus outbreak at Chinese lab

5/1/2020 - CNN turns blind eye to Biden’s claim about university archives

April 2020

4/30/2020 - CNN does not dispute Kirsten Gillibrand’s defense of Biden

4/30/2020 - CNN blasts Biden campaign for twisting NY Times report

4/30/2020 - BuzzFeed News defends de Blasio’s tweet

4/29/2020 - NY Times does not report on Trump correcting reporter over incorrect statistics

4/29/2020 - BuzzFeed News claims ‘GOP has tried to suppress voting for decades’

4/29/2020 - CNN omits Biden’s sexual assault allegations

4/28/2020 - CNN does not criticize Gov. Cuomo’s pandemic response

4/28/2020 - CNN skips over WHO chief’s criticism that ‘the world should have listened’ to them

4/28/2020 - CNN pans Biden’s conspiracy theory about Trump delaying Election Day

4/27/2020 - CNN trusts WHO, despite credibility issues

4/27/2020 - New York Times slow to report on video of Reade allegations

4/24/2020 - CNN carries water for Gov. Cuomo’s criticism of Mitch McConnell

4/24/2020 - CNN, New York Times fail to fact-check Ocasio-Cortez’s worker boycott comments

4/24/2020 - New York Times does not cover Gov. Cuomo’s ‘get a job’ barb

4/24/2020 - Saving the media would destroy the media

4/24/2020 - BuzzFeed News tries to debunk Wuhan lab theory

4/23/2020 - NowThis News criticizes re-opening the economy

4/23/2020 - CNN stages Chris Cuomo’s exit from quarantine

4/22/2020 - PBS reporter blasts Trump for holding March rally, but forgot Biden did the same

4/22/2020 - Media dunks on deaths of pro-Trump coronavirus victims

4/22/2020 - Media doesn’t fact-check Ocasio-Cortez for blaming GOP for job losses

4/21/2020 - NowThis News blasts stay-at-home protests

4/21/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes Florida beachgoers who obeyed officials’ orders

4/21/2020 - CNN writes about Ocasio-Cortez’s Senate prospects, but not her deleted tweet

4/20/2020 - NowThis News links Biden sexual assault allegation to Trump’s past

4/20/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes stay-at-home protests’ ties to GOP

4/20/2020 - CNN changes tune on China’s revision of coronavirus data

4/17/2020 - CBS News uses wrong hospital video footage again

4/17/2020 - Washington Post contradicts own narrative about COVID-19 origins

4/16/2020 - NowThis News promotes vote-by-mail, but omits potential problems

4/16/2020 - NY Times rejects reporting about Ocasio-Cortez’s stance on Biden allegation

4/15/2020 - NowThis News conceals WHO’s pro-China praise

4/15/2020 - Ocasio-Cortez blames ‘late stage capitalism’ for recent job losses, not the coronavirus

4/14/2020 - CNN promotes Chinese government propaganda

4/14/2020 - New York Times deletes tweet about Biden sexual assault allegation

4/14/2020 - NY Times admits it let Biden campaign influence article’s edits

4/13/2020 - NowThis News covers up WHO’s praise of China

4/13/2020 - PBS reporter accuses US Surgeon General of racism

4/10/2020 - CNN aggressively promotes Cuomo brothers love-fest

4/10/2020 - NY Times dodges details of WHO chief’s checkered past

4/10/2020 - CNN’s Cuomo deceptively edits Trump briefing clip

4/9/2020 - Bernie Sanders’ failure falls on media’s shoulders

4/9/2020 - Media does not scrutinize Phoenix TV’s ties to Chinese government

4/9/2020 - Media masks World Health Organization’s flaws

4/8/2020 - Media ignores British intelligence’s belief about Chinese coronavirus data

4/8/2020 - BuzzFeed promotes teleconferences for Supreme Court, ignores cybersecurity concerns

4/8/2020 - HuffPost’s clickbait headline claims Trump invested in coronavirus cure

4/7/2020 - CNN avoids blaming China for misleading coronavirus data

4/7/2020 - Media won’t report on faulty Chinese-made masks

4/7/2020 - Media can’t avoid ‘Where is Joe Biden’ narrative

4/6/2020 - On coronavirus, media was wrong while Tom Cotton was right

4/6/2020 - NY Times apologizes for inaccurate article about coronavirus ‘doubters’

4/6/2020 - Hypocritical media blasts Trump’s press briefings as ‘rallies’

4/3/2020 - Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘racist’ claim against Amazon goes unnoticed by mainstream media

4/3/2020 - NBC News speculates Stacey Abrams would have been a better Georgia governor

4/3/2020 - New media narrative: Biden is beating Trump

4/2/2020 - Media ignores Biden’s ‘Luhan’ gaffe

4/2/2020 - White House correspondents boot right-wing network from briefings

4/2/2020 - Michigan governor reverses course on chloroquine

4/1/2020 - CNN admits study shows lower coronavirus death rate than the media’s reports

4/1/2020 - NBC News blasts Christian group behind Central Park field hospital over religious beliefs

4/1/2020 - CNN correspondent tries, fails to goad Trump with gotcha question

March 2020

3/31/2020 - If it bleeds, it leads: Media omits US fatality rates in reports

3/31/2020 - Media silent on Biden’s sexual assault accuser

3/31/2020 - NY Times finally admits issues with China’s COVID-19 statistics

3/30/2020 - Media unhappy with Marco Rubio’s criticism of COVID-19 media coverage

3/30/2020 - CNN allegedly did not ask Biden any questions about recent sexual assault accusation

3/30/2020 - BuzzFeed News changes tune on potential COVID-19 cure

3/27/2020 - Media gives AOC a free pass for another ‘Econ 101’ failure

3/27/2020 - Media fails to ask Bernie Sanders about millionaires and billionaires he railed against as they donate toward COVID relief

3/27/2020 - Planned Parenthood’s argument it provides ‘essential’ services undermined by ABC News

3/26/2020 - Media piles on Fox News for shift in coronavirus coverage

3/26/2020 - NBC News praises Andrew Cuomo while criticizing Trump over coronavirus response

3/26/2020 - BuzzFeed News had a bad week

3/25/2020 - NowThis News fails to consider potential bias in Chinese government statistics

3/25/2020 - BuzzFeed News blames shoppers, not media, for panic-buying sprees

3/25/2020 - Big Tech clamps down on conspiracy theories, shedding neutral stance

3/24/2020 - BuzzFeed blames Trump for man’s death after he ingested fish tank additive

3/24/2020 - Trump debunks media narrative that he discriminates against Asian-Americans

3/24/2020 - NY Times ignores Joe Biden’s teleprompter mishap in coronavirus speech

3/23/2020 - Why isn’t the media questioning China’s report that it has no new virus cases?

3/23/2020 - Media rushes to defend reporter after tiff with Trump

3/23/2020 - Jake Tapper fails to fact-check Ocasio-Cortez’s Trump claims

3/20/2020 - CNN criticizes Republican senator for selling off stock, ignores Democratic senator’s sell-off

3/20/2020 - Poll contradicts media’s narrative that Trump bungled COVID-19 response

3/20/2020 - CNN: ‘Trump peddles unsubstantiated hope in dark times’

3/20/2020 - Media fuels racist narrative surrounding Trump’s use of ‘Chinese Virus’ phrase

3/19/2020 - Reporter stands by White House official who allegedly called COVID-19 ‘kung flu’

3/19/2020 - Mnuchin clarifies 20% unemployment rate remarks to the media

3/18/2020 - NBC News overlooks DNC decision to hold primaries amid shutdown

3/18/2020 - China’s expulsion of journalists a real example of attacking the press

3/18/2020 - CDC chief corrects the media: CDC, Trump not to blame for delay in getting COVID-19 tests

3/17/2020 - Atlantic reporter shows blatant hypocrisy in mixed messaging about ‘Spanish flu’

3/17/2020 - Fake News Kills

3/17/2020 - NowThis News: Trump puts immigrants at ‘higher risk’ for coronavirus

3/17/2020 - Media criticizes Trump for referring to coronavirus as ‘Chinese virus’

3/17/2020 - CNN praises China for inadvertently reducing air pollution during coronavirus

3/16/2020 - BuzzFeed News forgets it favorably covered Chinese diplomat

3/16/2020 - Few media outlets cover another policy change for Chinese-owned TikTok

3/16/2020 - NBC News admits Trump ‘may have flattened the political curve’ of coronavirus

3/13/2020 - CNN quotes historians to allegedly prove Trump’s xenophobia

3/13/2020 - Media’s coronavirus coverage ignores reality

3/13/2020 - NBC News: Cubans blame American embargo for lack of medical masks

3/12/2020 - CNN avoids fear-mongering when it comes to Iran-US tensions

3/12/2020 - CNN alleges that Trump’s coronavirus address ‘basked in… xenophobia’

3/12/2020 - NBC News ignores ethics complaint filed against Omar

3/11/2020 - How is Big Tech fighting coronavirus misinformation?

3/11/2020 - Media concludes Sanders will not win the Democratic Party nomination

3/11/2020 - NBC News criticizes Facebook for slow response to anti-Biden, pro-Trump video

3/10/2020 - CNN hypes Michigan primary: ‘Is it all over?’

3/10/2020 - NBC News fails to mention Kamala Harris’ hypocrisy in supporting Biden’s candidacy

3/10/2020 - NY Times apologizes for using photos of Asians in coronavirus coverage

3/9/2020 - NY Times reporter expresses concern about hotel employees, not CPAC attendees

3/9/2020 - How did the media cover Hillary Clinton’s deposition news?

3/9/2020 - The media skim over Biden’s long list of gaffes

3/8/2020 - The most important election ever — since the last one

3/6/2020 - NowThis News offers glowing tribute to Elizabeth Warren after her exit from 2020 race

3/6/2020 - Media claims sexism contributed to the end of Elizabeth Warren’s campaign

3/6/2020 - CNN does not believe Schumer’s apology after allegedly threatening Supreme Court justices

3/5/2020 - Media overlooks former political hostage accusing Sanders of praising Cuba

3/5/2020 - How did the media cover Schumer’s alleged threat to Supreme Court justices?

3/5/2020 - Is Joe Biden a moderate like the media says he is?

3/4/2020 - Is the Democratic primary system rigged against Bernie Sanders again?

3/4/2020 - The New York Times’ preferred candidates lose on Super Tuesday

3/4/2020 - Following Super Tuesday results, media doubles down on favorable coverage of Biden’s campaign

3/3/2020 - CNN chooses not to report Bernie Sanders’ boycott of annual AIPAC event

3/3/2020 - Sanders gets pass after being only major candidate to skip 55th anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma

3/3/2020 - BuzzFeed News profiles pro-choice activist, but offers no defense of anti-abortion groups

3/3/2020 - Media ignores criticism from Buttigieg’s brother-in-law about homelessness claim

3/2/2020 - Where is the media coverage about Sanders’ alleged cronyism?

3/2/2020 - Amid 2020 presidential primary news, Google’s taxpayer-funded agreements flies under the radar

3/2/2020 - Favorable media coverage surrounds Biden’s first-ever primary win

February 2020

2/28/2020 - NowThis News highlights Prager U losing free speech case against Google, YouTube

2/28/2020 - Sparse media coverage of Cuban newspaper ‘prominently displaying’ Sanders’ praise of Castro

2/28/2020 - Where is the media coverage about Sanders’ policy proposals and their cost?

2/27/2020 - Data contradicts Sanders’ claim about Castro’s literacy program, which he praised multiple times

2/27/2020 - ABC News correspondent suspended after off-the-cuff remarks on Trump go public

2/27/2020 - NBC News: U.S. intelligence officials blame lawmakers for weaponizing briefing on Russian election interference

2/26/2020 - Media fails to warn parents about TikTok and privacy risks for young Americans

2/26/2020 - Media fails to correct Sanders when he reiterates praise for Fidel Castro’s literacy program

2/26/2020 - NowThis News overlooks Sotomayor’s partisan rhetoric

2/25/2020 - NowThis News does not retract or correct story about alleged Russian interference in 2020 election

2/25/2020 - Media ignores details about Sanders’ praise of Cuban literacy rates under Fidel Castro

2/25/2020 - Bernie Sanders accuses MSNBC of being biased against him

2/24/2020 - NBC News admits Sanders’ past ‘praise of Socialist regimes’ could affect his 2020 general election chances

2/24/2020 - Media highlights Sotomayor’s dissent and her accusation SCOTUS favors Trump administration

2/24/2020 - New narrative emerges as media asks whether Sanders could be ‘unstoppable’ primary candidate

2/21/2020 - NBC News debunks Buttigieg’s claim he could convince GOP voters to support him

2/21/2020 - Mainstream media fails to report on Omar’s alleged marriage to her brother

2/21/2020 - Media headlines focus on Bloomberg’s debate performance, forgets Sanders

2/20/2020 - Bernie Sanders’ delegate flip-flop escapes media’s attention

2/20/2020 - NowThis News criticizes mainstream media for Warren’s lack of media coverage

2/20/2020 - CNN ignores TikTok app’s Chinese ties and security implications

2/19/2020 - After Democratic debate, Chris Matthews calls out socialism’s major problems

2/19/2020 - CNN backs Obama’s claim that he spurred America’s strong economy under Trump

2/19/2020 - Media blackout over 1776 initiative’s launch to counter NY Times’ 1619 Project

2/18/2020 - Politico highlights Democratic Party’s hypocrisy on interfering in other party’s primary election

2/18/2020 - Is Pete Buttigieg a moderate Democrat? Media overuses ‘moderate’ in describing Buttigieg’s positions

2/18/2020 - NY Times reporter allegedly disapproves of Trump’s visit to Daytona 500 NASCAR race

2/17/2020 - BuzzFeed News continues criticism of Instagram for permitting Bloomberg’s Instagram ad campaign

2/17/2020 - NBC News asks if ‘winning ugly’ is enough for Bernie Sanders, but ignores Sanders’ past

2/17/2020 - Reporters excuse CNN’s Brian Stelter for believing Michael Avenatti at face value

2/14/2020 - BuzzFeed News criticizes Bloomberg’s 2020 campaign after affiliate accepts Bloomberg money for Instagram campaign

2/14/2020 - NBC News pokes a hole in media’s claim that 2020’s warm winter was due to climate change

2/14/2020 - NowThis News: Iowa and New Hampshire primaries are too white

2/13/2020 - Sparse media coverage of Indiana burial of aborted fetal remains

2/13/2020 - History ignored: Media overlooked Biden’s past presidential campaigns

2/13/2020 - NowThis News blasts Attorney General Barr taking action over ‘sanctuary laws’

2/12/2020 - Media avoids criticism of Biden’s departure from New Hampshire for South Carolina

2/12/2020 - Media continues to ignore Sanders’ past after he wins New Hampshire primary

2/12/2020 - NowThis News criticizes Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg

2/11/2020 - NBC News credits Barr, not Trump, for blaming China for recent data hacks

2/11/2020 - Mainstream media overlooks Bernie Sanders’s reversal on releasing medical records

2/11/2020 - NowThis News quotes Fox News host Laura Ingraham

2/10/2020 - Media ignores Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s mix-up of two famous economists

2/10/2020 - CNN: Trump’s impeachment acquittal was similar to the Jim Crow South

2/10/2020 - Media pivots on Biden electability argument ahead of New Hampshire primary

2/7/2020 - NowThis New rips Trump for awarding Medal of Freedom to Rush Limbaugh

2/7/2020 - CNN praises Romney’s impeachment vote, calls him the ‘head of the new old GOP’

2/7/2020 - Joe Walsh exits 2020 race, fails to make the impact that one CNN analyst predicted

2/6/2020 - CNN: Trump’s ‘bigotry was in plain sight’ at State of the Union

2/6/2020 - ABC News highlights critics’ arguments in discussing Limbaugh’s Medal of Freedom

2/6/2020 - Trump acquitted of impeachment charges, ending media’s biased narrative

2/5/2020 - Bernie Sanders’ socialism flies under the radar in media reports

2/5/2020 - CNN criticizes Trump for alleged State of the Union theatrics

2/5/2020 - Media blames Republicans for electoral disinformation rumors after Iowa caucus app troubles

2/4/2020 - CNN: ‘Iowa caucuses just died forever’ after app issues prevents accurate election reports

2/4/2020 - The media agrees with 2020 candidates on DNC’s debate requirements changes

2/4/2020 - Media overlooks Romney’s history with CPAC in hyping ‘formal disinvitation’

2/3/2020 - NowThis News criticizes Trump for excluding Democrats at signing of USMCA deal

2/3/2020 - NY Times interview with 2020 Democratic Party candidates throws in ‘celebrity crush’ question

2/3/2020 - NowThis News links violence against women to climate change

2/3/2020 - CNN blames racism in coronavirus fears instead of the government’s response

January 2020

1/31/2020 - NBC News failed to consider Trump’s history of securing the release of hostages

1/31/2020 - Where has the media’s Iran coverage gone?

1/31/2020 - BuzzFeed News claims Trump is a narcissist for holding a rally in Iowa

1/31/2020 - Media ignores Holocaust Remembrance Day tweet by Omar, which claims she will ‘confront anti-Semitism’

1/30/2020 - NowThis News ignores own anti-Semitic controversy in report on Holocaust Remembrance Day

1/29/2020 - Media goes after State Department after NPR reporter removed from trip

1/29/2020 - CNN’s Don Lemon apologizes after on-air panel mocks Trump supporters

1/29/2020 - NBC News whiffs on article on California’s homelessness crisis

1/28/2020 - Critics blast Washington Post for suspending political reporter over Kobe Bryant tweets

1/28/2020 - NBC News admits impeachment trial coverage bores Americans

1/27/2020 - Media fails to report on judicial ethics guidance recommending judges not join Federalist Society

1/27/2020 - Media overlooks Obama adviser’s warning about impeachment not resonating with Americans

1/27/2020 - Des Moines Register claims Elizabeth Warren would ‘treat truth as something that matters’

1/24/2020 - NowThis slams Trump administration for new visa rules affecting pregnant travelers

1/24/2020 - NBC News runs Democrats’ narrative that Senate trial would be seen as ‘rigged’ if Trump is acquitted

1/24/2020 - BuzzFeed News makes a big deal out of alleged Prince Charles, Mike Pence handshake snub

1/23/2020 - CNN continues to bring up violent Charlottesville rally when discussing Richmond gun rights rally

1/23/2020 - Media makes the case for Democrats’ impeachment arguments, ignoring how Americans are split on impeachment

1/22/2020 - Media criticizes Mexico for blocking migrant caravan in southern Mexico

1/22/2020 - NowThis News ignores peaceful Virginia pro-gun rights rally after playing up fear of violence

1/22/2020 - NowThis News promotes pro-choice study, ignores researchers’ bias

1/21/2020 - Media plays up potential violence ahead of peaceful Virginia gun rally

1/21/2020 - Media excuses Sanders campaign’s misleading video about Biden, Social Security

1/21/2020 - CNBC misleads public on 2020 fundraising numbers between Trump, Democratic candidates

1/20/2020 - NowThis News criticizes Trump’s impeachment lawyers over past clients

1/20/2020 - CNN calls Trump’s presidency ‘unrestrained’ after impeachment

1/20/2020 - Media overplays ‘OK’ gesture’s alleged ties to white supremacy

1/20/2020 - NowThis News removes anti-Semitic video from its website after student activist denies Anne Frank died in a concentration camp

1/17/2020 - NBC News cites study critical of YouTube over ads algorithm, ignores the study’s source

1/17/2020 - NBC News pans Trump’s trade deal with China

1/17/2020 - Ahead of 2020 Women’s March, few media outlets admit the movement’s anti-Semitic controversies

1/16/2020 - CNN has buyer’s remorse on impeachment, wonders if the Democrats made ‘a mistake by going fast’

1/16/2020 - After Sanders-Warren post-debate audio surfaces, NBC News denies debate featured ‘personal attacks’

1/16/2020 - NowThis News sides with pro-Palestinian student activists in criticizing Trump’s executive order

1/16/2020 - Iran So Far Away

1/15/2020 - NowThis News promotes Women’s March, glances over group’s controversies with generalities

1/15/2020 - NBC News analysis downplays personal spat between Sanders, Warren

1/15/2020 - CNN moderator covers for Warren after she accuses Sanders of sexist remark

1/14/2020 - Media gets it wrong in speculating Iran purposely missed U.S. military in Iraq

1/14/2020 - NowThis News blames US for Iran’s mistake in shooting down Ukraine commercial aircraft

1/14/2020 - Media ignores news that new FISA appointee worked for the Obama administration

1/14/2020 - Media ignores Trump’s quick response to Iranian protests after excusing Obama’s days-long silence

1/13/2020 - Media and celebrities point to Australia as proof of climate change, but that’s not what Australians blame

1/13/2020 - Media slow to fact-check Buttigieg’s ‘tit for tat’ comment about Iran shooting down commercial aircraft

1/10/2020 - Media pans privacy claims by Apple, Facebook at annual tech conference

1/10/2020 - Media fails to point out critics’ hypocrisy at Ivanka Trump’s CES 2020 appearance

1/9/2020 - Media spin on Senate impeachment trial fails as Senate Democrats break with Pelosi

1/9/2020 - CNN fear-mongers in piece on Pompeo’s ascendance to ‘the most powerful official in Trump’s cabinet’

1/9/2020 - CNN claims ‘Trump’s Obama obsession drives his foreign policy’

1/8/2020 - CNN announces lawsuit settlement with Nicholas Sandmann, ignores reasons behind lawsuit

1/8/2020 - BuzzFeed News ignores impeachment vote partisanship, blames Senate Republicans for partisanship

1/8/2020 - No pushback from NBC News in interview with Biden on Trump’s order to kill Iranian general Soleimani

1/7/2020 - Salon claims there is no liberal media bias

1/7/2020 - CNN laments the end of the Iran nuclear deal, though Iran already violated its terms

1/7/2020 - Media ignores contrast between 2020 DNC presidential candidates’ statements on Trump’s use of airstrikes

1/7/2020 - Reading the Room

1/6/2020 - NowThis News cherry-picks quotes in article about Roe v. Wade brief

1/6/2020 - Media remains confused as to why pro-impeachment rallies have fizzled

1/6/2020 - NBC News exposes media hypocrisy on U.S. airstrike in Iraq that killed Iranian general

1/3/2020 - BuzzFeed News ignores its past praise for TikTok after Congress and the Pentagon warn about using the music app

1/3/2020 - In coverage of 2020 census projection, media focuses on citizenship question

1/3/2020 - NowThis News ignores real issues behind U.S. military’s ban on using TikTok

1/3/2020 - Washington Post ripped for headline about death of Iranian military leader

1/2/2020 - BuzzFeed News article criticizes the world for climate change apathy

1/2/2020 - NBC News ignores media’s ‘fake news’ controversies in ‘Meet the Press’ special on “Disinformation in the age of Trump”

1/2/2020 - NowThis News publishes video mocking Trump’s ‘most absurd’ quotes in 2019

December 2019

12/30/2019 - Media admits Border Patrol not at fault in deaths of immigrant children held in detention facilities

12/27/2019 - Media inadvertently highlights Democratic Party’s extremism on Medicare for All

12/27/2019 - Media dismisses Second Amendment sanctuary declarations in Virginia

12/24/2019 - NowThis News indoctrinates viewers on ‘climate buzzwords’

12/24/2019 - NowThis News praises congressional approval to fund gun violence research without context

12/23/2019 - NBC News impeachment analysis: ‘Trump pays a historic price for doing business his way’

12/23/2019 - Polls debunk media narrative about impeachment, confidence in the economy

12/23/2019 - Associated Press blames climate change for Zimbabwe’s power outages

12/23/2019 - NowThis News congratulates Democratic grassroots activists for pushing impeachment through Congress

12/20/2019 - Media Piles on Trump for Comment on Late Rep. Dingell

12/20/2019 - Media Highlights Christianity Today Editor-in-Chief Editorial Calling for Trump’s Impeachment, Despite Trump’s Strong Evangelical Support

12/19/2019 - BuzzFeed Frames Past Decade as ‘Disastrous for Abortion Rights’

12/19/2019 - Activist Tests Facebook’s Political Advertisement Policies in Attempt to Force Change in Facebook Policies

12/19/2019 - BuzzFeed Only Covers Republican Lawmakers’ Comments on Impeachment During Wednesday Vote

12/18/2019 - BuzzFeed Gives Platform to Climate Change Activists to Criticize U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Accord

12/18/2019 - BuzzFeed Profiles Socialist TikTok Figures Without Rebutting Socialism

12/18/2019 - NBC News Reports Low Impeachment Protest Attendance, Neglects to Mention Poll Numbers

12/17/2019 - Media Joins Democrats in Blaming Nomination System for Lack of Diverse Presidential Candidates

12/17/2019 - CNN Ignores Political Reality in Analysis of Trump Impeachment Trial

12/17/2019 - NowThis Echoes Ocasio-Cortez’s Misleading Claims About Paid Family Leave

12/16/2019 - BuzzFeed News Accuses Rep. Jeff Van Drew of Abandoning Democratic Party

12/16/2019 - CNN Report: YouTube is Struggling to Stop Fake News Channels

12/16/2019 - BuzzFeed Ignores Past Al Jazeera Controversies in Report on Facebook’s Designation of Government-Funded Media

12/13/2019 - The Decline of Print News Is Hurting Us All

12/13/2019 - Twitter Decision to Verify 2020 Congressional Candidates Goes Largely Unreported

12/13/2019 - Media Fails to Report on Venezuela’s Refugee Crisis Despite Covering Central American Caravans, Detention Centers

12/12/2019 - BuzzFeed Reports on Facebook’s New Litigation Tactics, Ignores Other Issues Facebook Faces

12/12/2019 - NowThis News Video Encourages Viewers to Join Climate Action Protest Movement

12/12/2019 - Media Fails to Elaborate on Warren’s Political Flip-Flop After Campaign’s Release of Documents

12/11/2019 - Media Has a Lot To Answer For After DOJ-IG Report’s Findings On Steele Dossier

12/11/2019 - BuzzFeed Laments Loss of ‘Landmark Climate Fraud Case’ Against ExxonMobil

12/11/2019 - NowThis Omits Key Facts, Giving False Impression About Testimonies on Trump

12/11/2019 - Despite Torrent of Evidence, CNN Goes All In On ‘Trump Lies’ Claims

12/11/2019 - BuzzFeed Ignores Odds of Success For Repeated Impeachment Charges

12/10/2019 - NBC News Admits Science Behind Climate Change Causing Storms Does Not Have Consensus

12/10/2019 - Fact-Checker Again Comes Up Empty With Attacks on Trump’s NATO Remarks

12/10/2019 - BuzzFeed Fails to Fact-Check Article on Democratic Presidential Candidate

12/10/2019 - BuzzFeed News Quotes Pro-Choice Movement in SCOTUS Decision About Ultrasound Law

12/9/2019 - BuzzFeed Publishes Ocasio-Cortez’s Impeachment Claims Without Fair Representation

12/9/2019 - NBC News Fawns Over Joe Biden During Iowa Bus Tour

12/9/2019 - CNN Criticizes Trump for Defense of Saudi Arabia

12/9/2019 - NBC Laughed at Cruz During Meet the Press Interview, But Cruz Got the Last Laugh

12/9/2019 - Time Rips Facebook For Accepting Ads From The Trump Campaign

12/9/2019 - NowThis News Doesn’t Call The Pensacola Shooting What It Is: Terrorism

12/6/2019 - CNN Analysis Defends Joe Biden’s Comments to Iowa Voter

12/6/2019 - Slate: Leaders Are Only Nice to Trump When They Need Something From Him

12/6/2019 - Media: Facts Must Be Getting Worse Or Pelosi Wouldn’t Have Changed Her Mind on Impeachment

12/6/2019 - Washington Post Piece Suggests Journalists Should Persuade More Americans Toward Supporting Impeachment

12/5/2019 - NowThis News’s Shows Glaring Bias in Coverage of Impeachment Hearings

12/5/2019 - HuffPost Alleges New Federal Judge Was Picked for Her Support of Brett Kavanaugh

12/5/2019 - Slate Claims Republicans Are Dragging Barron Trump’s Name Through the Hearings

12/5/2019 - WSJ Gets Fact-Checked by Pentagon After Publishing False Statement

12/5/2019 - Reuters, AP and AFP Flub, Then Retract Stories on UN Report

12/4/2019 - BuzzFeed Echoes Julian Castro’s Comment About Media Discriminating Against Kamala Harris

12/4/2019 - Vice News Employees Face Consequences of Glamorizing Drug Culture

12/4/2019 - Democrat Intel Chairman Schiff Shifts Public Impeachment Opinion

12/3/2019 - BuzzFeed Unhappy with Bloomberg’s Estimated $1 Million Ad Buy on Google

12/3/2019 - BuzzFeed Favorably Covers Chinese Diplomat’s Twitter Trolling

12/3/2019 - Bloomberg News Editor Shows Blatant Hypocrisy

12/3/2019 - Barr Just Running Interference For Trump With Comments on DOJ-IG Report, MSM Says

12/3/2019 - NowThis Claims Daily Wire Gets A Break From Facebook To Publish Its ‘Dangerous Right-Wing Content’

12/3/2019 - BuzzFeed Fawns Over Ocasio-Cortez in Piece Giving Advice to Bernie Sanders

12/2/2019 - NowThis Rips Trump Over Job Creation Numbers

12/2/2019 - On Eve Of DOJ-IG Report, Daily Beast Runs ‘Lisa Page Speaks Out’ Article

12/2/2019 - First Lady Melania Trump’s Privacy Under Scrutiny Again

12/2/2019 - BuzzFeed’s Look Back at the 2010s Ignores Major Conservative Events

November 2019

11/27/2019 - BuzzFeed Joins Climate Change Activists in Article About UN Climate Report

11/27/2019 - BuzzFeed Article Exposes Ignorance of Religion

11/26/2019 - Time: Bernie-Brand Socialism Is Pushing Elites Out of the Political Arena

11/26/2019 - BuzzFeed Claims Trump is Hiding his Financial Records After the Supreme Court Sided with Trump

11/26/2019 - NowThis News Presents One Side of the Yale-Harvard Football Game Climate Change Protest

11/26/2019 - Tesla’s Cybertruck Preorder Doesn’t Guarantee Deliverable Success

11/25/2019 - Climate Activists Disrupt Yale-Harvard Football Game, BuzzFeed Doesn’t Report Attendance vs. Number of Protesters

11/25/2019 - BuzzFeed Fails to Mention Other Campus Hoaxes in Article about Syracuse AirDrop Controversy

11/25/2019 - NowThis News Essentially Endorses Women’s March

11/25/2019 - Bloomberg News Announces It Will Not Investigate Any 2020 Democratic Candidates

11/25/2019 - Time Lauds Education Establishment’s Attempts to Take Down Thanksgiving

11/25/2019 - Nunes to Sue Over Being Accused of Meeting With Former Ukraine Prosecutor

11/25/2019 - Michael Bloomberg Announces Presidential Candidacy

11/22/2019 - The Responsibilities of Social Media

11/22/2019 - Harvard Crimson President Stands Up to Protesters Suggesting Paper Abandon Objective Journalism

11/21/2019 - BuzzFeed: GOP Take on Impeachment is ‘A Separate Reality’

11/21/2019 - Slate Still Going Crazy With Claims Trump Is Mentally Unfit For Office

11/21/2019 - Media Ignores Damage Sondland Did To Democrats’ Impeachment Case Against Trump

11/21/2019 - AP Retracts False Claim Trump Contradicted Ambassador’s Testimony

11/21/2019 - NowThis Cites Study from Pro-Abortion Organization in Article About Billboard Campaign

11/20/2019 - CNN, MSNBC Make Claims Ambassador Changed His Testimony

11/20/2019 - Media Portrays Chick-fil-A Donation Policy as Win for LGBTQ+

11/20/2019 - Contrary to Media Narrative, ‘Dark Money’ Organizations are New Tactic for Political Left

11/20/2019 - UN Report on Immigration Detention Centers Debunked

11/20/2019 - Case Wrapped Up? WaPo Saw Nothing But Positives For Democrats From Tuesday’s Hearing

11/20/2019 - Media Confuses on ID of Pence Aide to Make Trump Look Guilty 

11/19/2019 - Politico Blows Up Warren’s Narrative That She Solely Relies on Individual and Small Donors

11/19/2019 - Report: Media Organizations Colluded to Boost Coverage of Greta Thunberg, UN Climate Conference

11/19/2019 - According to MSM, Only Way Trump Can Avoid Removal From Office is to ‘Attack’ Witnesses

11/19/2019 - Stacey Abrams Profile Piece in NBC News Lacks Evidence of Voter Suppression

11/19/2019 - NBC News Clings to Russian Interference Narrative in 2020 Election Cycle

11/19/2019 - Nunes Slams Media For Acting As ‘Democrat Puppets’ During Impeachment

11/18/2019 - NBC News Highlights Blasey Ford Receiving Award for Kavanaugh Allegations, Despite Lack of Evidence

11/18/2019 - Media Covers Police-Protester Standoff Outside Hong Kong University

11/18/2019 - Media Covers for Warren After Changes to Medicare for All Plan

11/18/2019 - WSJ: Google Allows Human Intervention to Manipulate Search Results

11/18/2019 - FedEx Chairman Takes on NYT After It Attacks Firm For Reducing Tax Liability

11/15/2019 - Wisconsin Voter Roll Lawsuit Roils Media

11/15/2019 - Mainstream Media Buries story about ABC Analyst’s Tweet About Republican Congresswoman

11/15/2019 - Mainstream Media Ignores Michael Avenatti News

11/15/2019 - Washington Post: Having a Woman Testify in Impeachment Inquiry Creates Dangerous Situation for Trump

11/15/2019 - Media Tries to Dirty Up Horowitz Report Before It Is Made Public

11/13/2019 - Mainstream Media Hit From the Left Over Bolivia Coverage

11/12/2019 - NYT Comes Out Against Transparency in Research That Underlies EPA Regulations

11/12/2019 - WaPo Profiles Warring White House, Based Solely on Anonymous Sources

11/8/2019 - Michael Bloomberg 2020 Speculation Highlights DNC Primary Issues