Accuracy in Media

NFL Running Out of Time to Address Protests

NFL owners have tried to quiet controversy over players not standing for the national anthem, but there is growing evidence time is running out for them to do so without sustaining significant financial damage. Anheuser-Busch became the latest big-budget advertiser to tell the league it needed to clean up its act with regard to disrespecting […]

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Slack Ad Demand at Al Jazeera America

Al Jazeera America, which is set to launch on Tuesday, will have far fewer commercials than other cable TV news networks. According to Ad Age, Al Jazeera America will initially be airing just six minutes of commercials per hour, compared to the 15 to 17 minutes on other cable news channels. During a press call […]

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Advertisers Not Ready to Gamble on “NewsBeast”

A little more than two months after the merger of Newseek magazine and the online website The Daily Beast, Editor in Chief Tina Brown is making limited progress in attracting advertising to the redesigned magazine. According to Ad Age, ad pages at Newsweek have declined 34% from last year, but the pace of the decline […]

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What Recovery? N.Y. Times Earnings Fall 58%

The New York Times released its first-quarter earnings yesterday and the results showed that the the economic recovery hasn’t reached the newspaper industry. Total revenues declined 4%  from the first quarter of 2010 and circulation decreased by the same amount, thus continuing the erosion of the print newspaper that has been going on for several […]

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September 2017

9/28/2017 - NFL Running Out of Time to Address Protests

April 2016

4/18/2016 - NBA Approves Advertisement on Jerseys for Next Year

May 2015

5/7/2015 - Feds Want to Take Down NYC Times Square Billboards

August 2013

8/18/2013 - Slack Ad Demand at Al Jazeera America

September 2012

9/21/2012 - Four in Ten Newspaper Jobs Have Disappeared in the last Ten Years

May 2011

5/16/2011 - Advertisers Not Ready to Gamble on “NewsBeast”

April 2011

4/22/2011 - What Recovery? N.Y. Times Earnings Fall 58%