Accuracy in Media

Vice News paints Second Amendment supporters as extremists

In a new piece, Vice News misrepresents Second Amendment advocates as far-right extremists. As more states become Second Amendment sanctuaries, the article lumps in their conservative governors with “anti-government extremists” and “militias.” It depicts states’ defense of Second Amendment rights as insincere “political grandstanding” that could “trigger a nasty constitutional showdown.” The author faults these […]

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WaPo fact checker gives Biden a pass on deficit claims

Washington Post fact-checker Glenn Kessler, who recently announced that the paper will no longer maintain a database of President Joe Biden’s falsehoods, but promised that he would continue to rigorously fact-check the president, has gone back on that promise. This week Kessler gave Biden a pass when it comes to his claims that his American […]

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The Atlantic rejects the red pill

In a recent article, The Atlantic scoffs at the mainstream usage of a conservative term – “red pill.” “A classic meme about being radicalized is now so absurd that it means almost nothing at all,” the article’s subheading reads. To the Left, the red pill is now almost meaningless precisely because of liberals like herself […]

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Talking Points: Elon Musk on SNL

This Saturday, NBC’s Saturday Night Live will feature Elon Musk as host. Here’s what Accuracy in Media president Adam Guillette has to say about it. Is it a Prank?: The funniest joke perpetrated by SNL this season is the claim that they’re scared of an electric car salesman. This is a show that happily hosts […]

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Teen Vogue extrapolates Gaetz allegations to ‘many workplaces’

In Teen Vogue’s latest piece of advocacy journalism, the outlet jumps on the allegations against Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) as proof of misogynistic workplace culture. The article mixes anecdotes and no statistics with unfounded, sweeping claims about the prevalence of sexism against women at work. “The misogyny of American ‘frat-boy culture’ runs rampant in almost […]

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May 2021

5/12/2021 - New York Times forced to walk back ‘no gas lines, shortages’ narrative

5/11/2021 - Vice News paints Second Amendment supporters as extremists

5/11/2021 - WaPo fact checker gives Biden a pass on deficit claims

5/10/2021 - The Atlantic rejects the red pill

5/7/2021 - HuffPost wades into economic fight over unemployment benefits, comes up Democrat

5/7/2021 - White House Press Secretary admits telling Biden ‘don’t take questions’ from the media

5/6/2021 - Talking Points: Elon Musk on SNL

5/6/2021 - NY Times executive editor on Giuliani story retraction: ‘We weren’t rigorous enough’

5/6/2021 - Teen Vogue extrapolates Gaetz allegations to ‘many workplaces’

5/6/2021 - NY Times fails to corroborate story before reporting allegations against mayoral candidate

5/4/2021 - NY Times, Washington Post, NBC forced to retract Russia reporting on Giuliani

5/3/2021 - CNN’s Stelter calls major media retractions on Giuliani story ‘A Major Black Eye’

5/3/2021 - Media fails to tell the full story when it comes to California’s drought

April 2021

4/30/2021 - Mainstream media suddenly silent on Kerry and Iran relationship after tape dump defines post-Trump press

4/29/2021 - Media silent about false Biden claim Trump starved kids at the border and other stories

4/29/2021 - BuzzFeed News lumps in mainstream conservatives with QAnon followers

4/28/2021 - NYT: Cuomo COVID scandal even worse than previously reported

4/28/2021 - Kessler, Washington Post, shut down presidential fact-check database just in time for Biden

4/28/2021 - In first 100 days, media repeatedly give Biden pass on issues they ripped Trump for

4/27/2021 - CNN manipulates stimulus, taxes and the English language to say ‘Biden taxes good, GOP taxes bad’

4/27/2021 - Vox praises Vietnam’s travel restrictions while ignoring own early condemnation of travel restrictions

4/26/2021 - Washington Post fact-check of Black Senator excites anger

4/26/2021 - CNN’s Lemon and Cuomo rip ‘journalistic malpractice’ in Ma’Khia Bryant shooting

4/23/2021 - 2021 Liberty in Film Awards

4/22/2021 - MSNBC’s Scarborough credits Trump for quick vaccine development

4/22/2021 - Broadcast media hit for deceptive editing on Columbus shooting

4/21/2021 - Yamiche Alcindor shows double standard about inciting violence

4/20/2021 - CNN’s Cillizza calls Maxine Waters’ Chauvin trial remarks ‘irresponsible’

4/20/2021 - Stelter, CNN, get caught in double standard on violent media coverage

4/19/2021 - NY Times takes Biden’s word on Russia collusion again — without evidence

4/19/2021 - CNN celebrates ‘momentous’ Biden foreign policy decisions made by Trump

4/16/2021 - Talking Points: Adam addresses upcoming NBC vaccination special

4/16/2021 - WaPo quietly admits the media was wrong on the dangers of outdoor events

4/15/2021 - What CNN got wrong about the DNI Threat Assessment

4/15/2021 - NY Times spotlights CEOs who didn’t sign ad protesting new voting rights law

4/14/2021 - CNN editor owns himself in tweet attacking Fox News

4/14/2021 - Vox claims church reopenings could be ‘killing people’

4/14/2021 - East Coast elites refuse to hear workers in union election defeat

4/13/2021 - NY Times writer accused of Iran bias in Twitter uprising

4/12/2021 - NY Times promotes Biden court packing ‘to balance the conservative majority’

4/12/2021 - Despite great news on COVID-19 complications in Lancet report, CNN inflames fears of COVID

4/9/2021 - In the media, alleged human trafficking is more interesting than human trafficking charges

4/9/2021 - ’Today‘ baffled by lower COVID rates in reopened states

4/8/2021 - Liberals criticize 60 Minutes attempt to smear Florida Gov. DeSantis

4/8/2021 - PolitiFact’s ‘half true’ rating on Blunt TV appearance gives mostly false impression

4/8/2021 - YouTube removes health roundtable with DeSantis, allows Chinese Communist Party-run news to post

4/7/2021 - Vox carries COVID water for Biden despite promises that don’t hold water

4/6/2021 - MLB moves All-Star game from Georgia to Colorado, a state with similar voting laws

4/6/2021 - NY Times shows how progressive policies reward voter fraud and crush one woman’s dreams

4/6/2021 - Media doubts Trump’s April vaccine deadline, now giving Biden credit for it happening

4/6/2021 - Vogue gives readers a ‘guide’ to the Georgia voting bill everyone’s been talking about

4/5/2021 - 60 Minutes takes clips out of context to smear Florida Gov. DeSantis

4/5/2021 - CBS News deletes tweet pushing activism on Georgia voting law

4/2/2021 - Media pushes false narrative about new Georgia election laws

4/2/2021 - Facebook removes video of Lara Trump interviewing former President Trump, allows Chinese propaganda to be posted

4/2/2021 - NYT reveals Gov. Cuomo’s $4M book deal ‘overlapped’ with nursing home coverup timeline

4/1/2021 - CNN: There is ‘no consensus criteria for assigning sex at birth‘

4/1/2021 - When it comes to gun violence and the media, all casualties are not created equal

March 2021

3/31/2021 - Accuracy in Media victory: Iowa candidate Rita Hart drops challenge to House seat

3/31/2021 - News outlets selectively report on races of attackers in Asian hate crimes

3/31/2021 - ‘Hurdles’ for reopening schools need bigger picture

3/31/2021 - Mocking of Cruz for border trip contrasts with ‘star’ Ocasio-Cortez border trip in 2018

3/31/2021 - Media forgets how Obama created today’s border mess

3/30/2021 - CNN’s Stelter calls Biden border crisis ‘right-wing narrative’

3/26/2021 - Media silent about false Biden claim Trump starved kids at the border

3/26/2021 - Former CNN producer urges network to ‘step in’ and stop Don Lemon’s ‘dangerous’ rhetoric

3/26/2021 - Media overlooks Biden administration’s appeal to allow law enforcement to enter homes without warrants

3/25/2021 - WaPo media columnist warns journalists ahead of Biden’s first press conference

3/25/2021 - CNN’s Chris Cuomo allegedly received priority COVID testing thanks to governor brother

3/25/2021 - MSNBC staff uses pre-COVID photo to ‘COVID shame’ Miami spring breakers

3/25/2021 - CBS News doesn’t challenge Padilla claim that it’s easier to buy a gun than to vote in America

3/25/2021 - CNN host: Gun store owners should ask customers if they hear voices

3/24/2021 - AFP fact-checker quick to press ‘crazy white guy’ button in Boulder shooting

3/23/2021 - Vox blames hurricanes, not Biden or home governments, for immigration mess

3/23/2021 - Contrary to WaPo report, Biden plan raises taxes on working Americans

3/22/2021 - Mother Jones hits liberal media for Biden border crisis coverage

3/22/2021 - Vox uses out-of-context quote to mislead about cop

3/19/2021 - Media calls to #StopAsianHate, ignores victimization of California Asian-American communities

3/19/2021 - MSNBC blames Trump for anti-Asian violence; silent on Biden dropping anti-Asian discrimination lawsuit

3/18/2021 - NowThis falsely blames Republican governors for the most COVID deaths

3/17/2021 - WaPo’s Wemple criticizes CNN’s Cuomo ‘Love-a-thon’

3/17/2021 - Washington Post admits it misquoted Trump about Georgia voter fraud

3/15/2021 - WaPo Editorial Board: Biden is overdue for first press conference

3/12/2021 - USA Today pushes mass shooting propaganda ahead of Democrat gun control bill

3/11/2021 - Every voice counts — unless it’s to recall the governor of California

3/11/2021 - NYT Editorial Board silent on Cuomo sexual harassment allegations

3/9/2021 - CNN’s Don Lemon uses royal interview to push racism narrative

3/9/2021 - CNN slow to report on new revelations in Cuomo nursing home cover-up

3/8/2021 - The Super Bowl superspreader that wasn’t

3/8/2021 - Facebook, YouTube, Twitter allow Louis Farrakhan to spread vaccine misinformation

3/5/2021 - Media give Biden a pass on press conferences after griping about Trump

3/5/2021 - After criticizing Texas, Mississippi for easing COVID restrictions, media silent as Connecticut follows suit

3/4/2021 - Joy Behar suggests Dems ignore Cuomo’s sexual harassment allegations

3/3/2021 - CNN continues trashing Ron DeSantis, covers for Andrew Cuomo

3/2/2021 - Four Pinocchios for WaPo fact-checker’s bad presidential math

3/1/2021 - MSNBC’s Kasie Hunt warns Dems against using double standard with Gov. Cuomo charges

3/1/2021 - Amazon, mainstream media silent on book’s removal

February 2021

2/25/2021 - Twitter censors Steven Crowder’s voter fraud claims without giving a reason

2/24/2021 - CNN fact checker reaches early conclusion about Biden

2/24/2021 - Al Jazeera announces launch of conservative digital platform

2/24/2021 - Media fact-checks Texas power issues, fails to analyze Biden’s initial response

2/23/2021 - Women in film groups silent on Disney ‘bullying,’ firing Gina Carano

2/23/2021 - Saturday Night Live pushes antisemitic message 

2/22/2021 - Media goes easy on Biden in his first month

2/18/2021 - Biden throws Press Sec under the bus over school reopening goals

2/18/2021 - Media denounces Jan. 6 riots while paying protest organizer who attended them

2/17/2021 - HuffPost passes off hate piece as Rush Limbaugh obit, other media follow suit

2/17/2021 - CNN, MSNBC ignore Andrew Cuomo nursing home death scandal

2/16/2021 - Media applauds Biden’s call for gun control while ignoring current gun control issues across the country

2/15/2021 - NY Post runs spiked NYT op-ed critical of paper’s leadership

2/15/2021 - Vanderbilt’s new project thesis: ‘There is no vaccine for polarization’

2/12/2021 - Media takes WHO report, China at its word, dismisses lab origin theory for COVID-19

2/11/2021 - Andrea Mitchell’s attempt to slam Ted Cruz ends with apology

2/11/2021 - Media falsely ties Capitol Hill insurrection to increase in firearm sales

2/11/2021 - Springsteen fails to unify liberals in Super Bowl Jeep ad

2/10/2021 - Axios reporter moved to barely different beat after revealing relationship with White House aide

2/10/2021 - Media runs interference in support of California claims blaming unemployment fraud on Trump

2/9/2021 - Teen Vogue writer: Entrepreneurship is bad, and Dolly Parton is bad for supporting it

2/9/2021 - Springsteen’s unity plea: Virtue signaling at its worst

2/9/2021 - LA Times baselessly ties drop in COVID-19 to outdoor dining ban

2/8/2021 - Media ignores Lincoln Project founder’s solicitation of underage men

2/8/2021 - Under Trump, kids in ‘cages,’ ‘tent cities’ — but under Biden, they’re ‘semi-permanent structures’

2/5/2021 - Media gives White House press sec a pass on homophobic tweet

2/4/2021 - Media parrots AOC’s misleading claim that her life was in danger during Capitol riot

2/3/2021 - Media promotes study claiming big tech has no bias against conservatives

2/1/2021 - Retiring CNN exec to Stelter: Have more ‘responsible voices from right of center’

January 2021

1/29/2021 - Liberals bash NY Times for criticizing Biden’s flurry of executive orders

1/29/2021 - Media slaps Andrew Cuomo on wrist in light of report his state undercounted deaths

1/27/2021 - Media sets up softball welcome for Biden in preview of what’s to come

1/26/2021 - Biden ups vaccination goal just days after AP reporter calls him out on it

1/26/2021 - Biden administration condemns left-wing violence after being pressed by Fox News

1/25/2021 - Media shrugs off Schumer gaffe

1/25/2021 - News outlets can’t figure out why Americans don’t trust them

1/22/2021 - Biden to reporter: ‘Gimme a break’ on vaccine rollout goal

1/21/2021 - Time cover shows Biden in a trash-strewn Oval Office left by Trump

1/20/2021 - CNN promotes ‘deprogramming’ Trump ‘cult’ members

1/19/2021 - Media prepares to go soft on Biden for the next four years

1/15/2021 - Lady Gaga shows hypocrisy in performing at Biden inauguration

1/14/2021 - Journalists freak out over Politico publishing Ben Shapiro column

1/14/2021 - Ocasio-Cortez: Congress looking at ‘media literacy’ to rein in ‘disinformation’

1/13/2021 - CNN shows pro-Biden bias with White House reporter switch

1/12/2021 - As wave of Republicans are censored online, no penalty for Democrats who have encouraged violence

1/12/2021 - Media whiffs on tying business predictions to politics

1/11/2021 - Cumulus Media threatens conservative radio hosts with termination

1/8/2021 - Left-wing environmental organization uses TikTok stars to promote its agenda 

1/7/2021 - AIM’s statement on Wednesday’s events at the Capitol

1/7/2021 - NY Times glosses over China’s role in pandemic to paint a rosy picture

1/5/2021 - Cosmopolitan promotes obesity despite obvious risk factors

December 2020

12/31/2020 - Most egregious examples of politicization of American culture 2020

12/30/2020 - CNN chief admits he will not cover Biden administration fairly

12/29/2020 - Biden, Harris ignore Black Lives Matter after campaigning on racial justice

12/29/2020 - Politico appoints left-wing journalist to head ‘objective’ White House coverage

12/28/2020 - NYT: Caliphate podcast didn’t meet ‘standards for accuracy’

12/22/2020 - EXCLUSIVE: Iowa House candidate on payroll for two Chinese companies

12/21/2020 - CNN, MSNBC worry about their Post-Trump future

12/18/2020 - Silicon Valley begins to cash in on favors to Democrats

12/18/2020 - Led by Hannity and Carlson, Fox News breaks ratings records

12/18/2020 - Media lauds Buttigieg pick despite same inexperience they criticized Trump picks for

12/16/2020 - Media silences harassment claim against Democrat

12/16/2020 - Media gets an F for mocking Trump claim vaccine could be available by the end of the year

12/14/2020 - CNN’s Tapper thanks Trump

12/11/2020 - Time slights frontline health care workers by naming Biden, Harris Person of the Year

12/10/2020 - If schools aren’t essential, then school choice is

12/10/2020 - Don Lemon: Newsmax will never be as powerful as Fox News

12/9/2020 - Univision’s Ramos blames media for not stopping Trump in 2015

12/4/2020 - Media rages over SCOTUS decision against NY Gov. Cuomo

12/3/2020 - CNN’s Keilar rips Democrats for ignoring their own rules

November 2020

11/30/2020 - Clickbait and Switch: How Junk News Sites Influence Young People

11/30/2020 - WaPo dunks on US Thanksgiving celebrations

11/30/2020 - NYT changes ‘callous’ headline about Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump

11/30/2020 - Cuomo defends Trump against ‘really biased’ media

11/28/2020 - Scarborough calls Operation Warp Speed an ‘unqualified success’

11/25/2020 - CNN’s Weir slammed for ‘misogynistic’ tweet about Kelly Loeffler

11/24/2020 - Obama laments media’s diminishing importance

11/24/2020 - WaPo quietly changes headline about Biden

11/18/2020 - MSNBC’s Fineman ripped by liberals for criticizing Obama’s ‘ego’

11/18/2020 - HuffPost reporter publishes Pence claim easily debunked by photos

11/17/2020 - Bloomberg credits Biden – not vaccine results — for jump in Pfizer stock

11/17/2020 - Tapper calls vaccines ‘unmitigated success’ for Trump administration

11/16/2020 - NYT Editorial Board slams Trump as it celebrates Biden victory

11/3/2020 - Buttigieg: Fox may not always be ‘fair’ but it’s ‘my job’ to appear on the network

11/3/2020 - CNN’s Blitzer laments preparations for election unrest

11/2/2020 - Politifact: ‘Mostly true’ that thin blue line flag is ‘anti-Black Lives Matter’

11/2/2020 - CNN anchor compares Trump supporters to drug addicts

October 2020

10/30/2020 - WaPo questions NY Times description of ‘Anonymous’

10/30/2020 - Tucker Carlson’s ratings hit record levels in October

10/29/2020 - Media ignores history when talking about minorities

10/28/2020 - Slate writer misleads on Cory Booker exchange with Amy Coney Barrett

10/28/2020 - Rachel Maddow fear-mongers following Barrett confirmation

10/28/2020 - CNN shows major hypocrisy in Barrett hearings

10/27/2020 - Van Jones: Trump ‘has done good stuff for the black community’

10/27/2020 - Kamala Harris laughs off 60 Minutes question

10/22/2020 - Media opts for a muted debate

10/21/2020 - Late-night hosts show overwhelming anti-Trump bias

10/16/2020 - C-SPAN suspends editor who lied about Twitter account hack

10/16/2020 - Pelosi calls Wolf Blitzer ‘Republican apologist’

10/16/2020 - Media criticizes NBC for holding Trump town hall opposite of Biden’s

10/15/2020 - NYT Editorial Board urges defeat of Trump

10/14/2020 - Media shows selective outrage for COVID-19 relief funds

10/13/2020 - NYT Guild apologizes for ‘mistake’ tweet that criticized article on 1619 Project

10/12/2020 - Tapper grills Biden campaign manager on refusal to answer court-packing question

10/12/2020 - Shepard Smith’s return to cable television draws little interest

10/12/2020 - WaPo tries to link Barrett children to positive COVID-19 tests

10/9/2020 - Olbermann leaves ESPN to start new political show on YouTube

10/7/2020 - ‘Undecided’ voters at Biden town hall appeared previously as anti-Trump voters

10/6/2020 - Critics pan NBC Biden town hall as ‘infomercial’

10/5/2020 - CNN’s Tapper wishes Trump well, then shreds him for COVID-19 failures

10/2/2020 - NY Times reporters suggest Trump won’t remain on ballot

September 2020

9/29/2020 - Hunter Biden gets the pass the media has never given Donald Trump Jr.

9/29/2020 - Vanity Fair writer questions Supreme Court nominee’s mothering

9/28/2020 - Jill Biden shuts down CNN’s Tapper about husband’s ‘occasional gaffe’

9/25/2020 - Hillary Clinton’s podcast to launch this month

9/23/2020 - Jake Tapper roasts former Democratic candidate for hyprocrisy

9/22/2020 - Matthews gets pilloried for praising Trump’s ‘true presidential behavior’

9/22/2020 - CNN’s Lemon wants to ‘blow up the entire system’ if Democrats sweep in November

9/21/2020 - CNN calls out Biden for false claim about Trump

9/18/2020 - Analysis: Since July, Trump has fielded almost 5 times as many reporters’ questions than Biden

9/17/2020 - Media outlets ignore history to blame climate change for California fires

9/16/2020 - Even the media found this Biden moment cringeworthy

9/16/2020 - WaPo correspondent draws totally false conclusion from graphic

9/16/2020 - Media twist the facts to blame Republicans for bill failure

9/11/2020 - WaPo sportswriter accuses Olympian of ‘mixing up’ liberty and anarchy in mask debate

9/10/2020 - Zuckerberg dismisses journalist’s claim that Facebook is a ‘right-wing echo chamber’

9/10/2020 - Megyn Kelly launches new podcast free of institutional media overlords

9/4/2020 - ABC News downplays good news in latest jobs report

9/3/2020 - Major network left out of presidential debate moderator selection

9/3/2020 - Joy Reid calls Muslim remarks not the most ‘artful,’ but doesn’t apologize

9/2/2020 - Unlike Melania Trump, Joe Biden gets a pass on plagiarism

9/1/2020 - Infomercials for Government

August 2020

8/31/2020 - MSNBC host says black speakers at RNC were ‘modern day minstrel show’

8/31/2020 - Chuck Todd tries, fails to pin protest violence blame on Trump

8/27/2020 - CNN uses wild understatement in report on Kenosha protests

8/24/2020 - Media dunks on Republican governor – but the numbers don’t lie

8/21/2020 - Washington Post spins USPS story to align with Democrats’ goals

8/20/2020 - NYT ed board member finds Biden’s platform ‘much more similar’ to Sanders

8/19/2020 - Associated Press dings Michelle Obama for kids in ‘cages’ remarks in DNC speech

8/19/2020 - CNN analyst downplays network’s own poll showing Trump gaining on Biden

8/17/2020 - Chris Wallace calls out Biden campaign for skipping Sunday morning news shows

8/14/2020 - Yamiche Alcindor accidentally proves Trump right

8/13/2020 - Former CNN chief: Network will lose audience if Trump loses election

8/11/2020 - Report: NBC exec toyed with having Nicolle Wallace replace Chuck Todd on Meet The Press

8/10/2020 - CNN’s Stelter questions whether the Left has an anti-Trump media outlet

8/7/2020 - NYT questions credentials of conservative journalist picked for White House pool

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 - Report: Nearly three-quarters of Americans think the media is ‘too biased’

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

8/3/2020 - Reuters smears Herman Cain in reporting his death from COVID-19

July 2020

7/29/2020 - Washington Post settles Sandmann defamation lawsuit

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

7/28/2020 - Chris Wallace calls Biden out for turning down interview request

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

7/16/2020 - Former NYT executive editor downplays ‘molehill‘ Weiss resignation

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 - NYT opinion writer blasts paper’s ‘illiberal environment’ in scathing resignation letter

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

7/14/2020 - CNN’s Brianna Keilar: Trump ‘peddling in debunked and illogiical crap’

7/13/2020 - Sleeping Giants leader apologizes after co-founder accuses him of gaslighting her out of group

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 - Vox employees erupt after co-founder signs letter criticizing ‘cancel culture’

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

7/8/2020 - MSNBC’s Joy Reid criticizes loans made to right-leaning groups, omits left-leaning recipients

7/8/2020 - NBC News announces affirmative action hiring plan to address racial inequality

7/7/2020 - New York Times, DNC take aim at Mount Rushmore

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

7/6/2020 - Trump rips Fox News for ‘phony’ suppression polls

7/6/2020 - CNN communications boss snarky Trump tweet criticized by former network producer

7/1/2020 - Trump questions Fox News for hiring former DNC chair: Where are you, Roger Ailes?

June 2020

6/30/2020 - Washington Post editor deletes tweet saying white women are ‘lucky’ we ‘aren’t calling for revenge’

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 - MSNBC expected to tap Joy Reid to replace Chris Matthews

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 - Trump steps up attacks on Fox News: They have ‘horrible, vicious’ people

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

6/23/2020 - Fox News scores record ratings for Trump rally coverage

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

6/17/2020 - Chris Wallace calls out the media for being ‘Anti-Trump advocates’

6/16/2020 - Fox News removes altered photos of Seattle’s Black Lives Matter protest zone

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 - ‘Buildings Matter, Too’ headline costs top Philadelphia Inquirer editor his job

6/12/2020 - Amazon’s Jeff Bezos ‘happy to lose’ customers over company’s Black Lives Matter support

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

6/4/2020 - NYT Magazine reporter: Property destruction ‘is not violence’

6/4/2020 - Washington Post calls out Bezos for charitable donation record

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

5/29/2020 - MSNBC’s Ali Velshi downplays Minneapolis riots: ‘It is not, generally speaking, unruly — but fires have been started’

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 - Former CBS News boss: Journalism has become the ‘clarion voice of the resistance’

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 - NBC’s Chuck Todd apologizes for airing deceptive Barr quote, claims it ‘wasn’t our edit’

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

5/13/2020 - NY Times: Reporter ‘went too far’ in criticism of Trump administration virus response

5/13/2020 - MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough apologizes to Pence, Cruz for Kimmel video Twitter feud

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 - Meet the Press admits it ‘inadvertently’ edited AG Barr’s comments on Flynn case

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 - FiveThirtyEight’s Nate Silver criticizes media for ‘not providing context’ in coronavirus reporting

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 - Former NYT reporter rips paper’s call for Biden investigation

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

5/4/2020 - New York Times Editorial Board calls for ‘unbiased, apolitical panel’ formed by DNC to investigate Biden

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

5/1/2020 - Biden stumped by MSNBC’s Brzezinski when asked about archive search

April 2020

4/30/2020 - Washington Post Editorial Board urges Joe Biden to address sexual assault allegations

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 - Pelosi thanks MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle for her ‘objective view’

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

4/27/2020 - Trump accuses Fox News of ‘being fed Democrat talking points’

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 - Nicolle Wallace: ‘Silver lining’ of coronavirus is the damage it may do to Trump

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

4/23/2020 - CBS anchor Gayle King calls Stacey Abrams ‘extremely qualified’ for vice-president

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 - MSNBC anchor suggests Biden form ‘shadow government’ to counter Trump on coronavirus crisis

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 Editorial Board implores youth to vote for (almost) anyone but Trump

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

4/15/2020 - Obama endorses Biden, forgets about liberal media backing Democrats

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 - CNN’s Poppy Harlow admits that Trump’s China travel restriction policy was a ‘good decision’

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

4/10/2020 - MSNBC’s Chris Hayes floats theory that Trump administration inflated virus death projections to claim ‘victory lap’

4/10/2020 - Pew survey reveals the great coronavirus media divide

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 - Chinese government linked reporter tries to spread propaganda at White House briefing

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 - CNN’s Tapper retweets George Conway’s tweet calling Trump ‘100% Insane’

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’s Cupp blasts Trump for criticizing reporters

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 - Fox Business parts company with Trish Reagan after controversial coronavirus remarks

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

3/26/2020 - Andrea Mitchell stunned by Trump’s high coronavirus approval ratings: ‘People seem to be seeing him as a leader’

3/26/2020 - Washington NPR station to stop airing White House coronavirus briefings due to ‘false or misleading’ information

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