Accuracy in Media

NPR Commentator Relieved Tucson Shooter Wasn’t Hispanic

On NPR’s All Things Considered Wednesday, commentator and writer Daisy Hernandez expressed her relief that the Tucson gunman Jared Loughner wasn’t named”Ramirez,Gonzalez or Garcia” sparing the Latino community a nasty debate on immigration policy. It’s safe to say there was a collective sigh of brown relief when the Tucson killer turned out to be a […]

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MSNBC Earns its Low Ratings Yet Again

With nearly three full cycles of media coverage in the aftermath of the terrible shooting in Tucson, we have seen it all. Both sides have successfully denied direct blame for the incident. Most Americans don’t buy that rhetoric of any kind caused the violence. Even The View rode to the defense of Sarah Palin. How […]

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January 2011

1/18/2011 - PBS Ombudsman Decries Lack of Weekend News Coverage By Network

1/14/2011 - NPR Commentator Relieved Tucson Shooter Wasn’t Hispanic

1/12/2011 - MSNBC’s Schultz, Matthews Differ On Tucson Shooting Cause

1/11/2011 - CBS Poll: Majority Doesn’t Link Tucson Shootings to Political Rhetoric

1/11/2011 - MSNBC Earns its Low Ratings Yet Again

1/11/2011 - Barbara Walters: ‘Blaming Sarah Palin (For Giffords Shooting) Is Unfair’