Accuracy in Media

Black Journalists Group Gives NPR Thumbs Down Award

The National Association of Black Journalists gave its 2014 Thumbs Down Award to National Public Radio (NPR) for canceling the Tell Me More program and eliminating 28 positions in the NPR newsroom. The NABJ issues the Thumbs Down Award annually for reporting, commentary or other content found to be racially insensitive, or for practices that […]

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Olbermann Takes a Swipe at MSNBC Over Sharpton Hiring

Keith Olbermann, who is still smarting from his departure at MSNBC, used his interview with Cenk Uygur, whom Sharpton is expected to permanently replace, to criticize the network for the move. Olbermann suggested that hiring Sharpton was part of a quid pro quo between the network and Sharpton’s National Action Network, which gave MSNBC president […]

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August 2017

8/16/2017 - Liberal Journalists Conference a Hostile Audience for Trump Aide Omarosa

October 2014

10/13/2014 - Black Journalists Group Gives NPR Thumbs Down Award

August 2011

8/8/2011 - Black Journalists Criticize Potential Sharpton Hiring at MSNBC

July 2011

7/24/2011 - Olbermann Takes a Swipe at MSNBC Over Sharpton Hiring