Not News: Minnesota Democrat Governor Lifts Hydroxychloroquine Ban
August 22nd, 2020 6:46 AM
A Republican governor who lifts a ban on the use of hydroxychloroquine as treatment for COVID-19 would understandably not be big news. However what would be a major news development would be if a Democrat governor lifted such a ban. In fact the Democrat governor of Minnesota, Tim Walz, did lift such a ban recently and from the major news outlets all you heard was the sound of crickets.…
NY Times Climate Reporter Admits It ‘Categorically’ Excludes ‘Deniers'
April 30th, 2019 3:46 PM
It’s clear The New York Times has its mind made up about climate change and the debate is over — at least in their newsroom.
Speaking on a journalism panel on April 30, International climate change reporter Somini Sengupta boiled down scientific dissent on the subject of climate change to the insulting and loaded phrase “three climate deniers.”
Twitter CEO Dorsey: Comment Backing ‘Free Speech’ Was “a Joke”
October 16th, 2018 3:49 PM
So much for Twitter being the “free speech wing of the free speech party.” Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey couldn’t have distanced himself further from that famous 2012 quote. He told a “Wired 25” audience Tuesday that the original quote “was a joke.”
In 2012, then-Twitter UK General Manager Tony Wang told a media summit that the company tried to be “…
Irish Abortion Vote: Social Media Giants ‘Put Their Thumbs on Scale'
June 13th, 2018 3:31 PM
The comfortable victory by pro-choice abortion forces in Ireland was widely reported last month. But what is less known is the active role social media networks such as Google, Facebook and YouTube played during the electoral process, and its impact on the results.
Conservative Latino Leaders Face Hurdles From Social Media Censors
May 24th, 2018 4:01 PM
The problem of the suppression of free speech, which goes hand-in-hand with the censorship of widely-held conservative public policy viewpoints, by social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Google and YouTube, knows no boundaries of language.
Here Is Why Conservatives Should Worry About Facebook's New Guidelines
April 24th, 2018 1:23 PM
Conservatives have good reason to be worried about Facebook. Newly published information about the site’s Community Standards, which guide what content is allowed and what is prohibited, shows it has vague restrictions on what it deems to be “hate speech” and “hate organizations.” It also discusses how the site will handle “false news” and raises concerns…
MRC's Bozell: Tech Giant Censorship Is Worst in The 'History of Man'
April 17th, 2018 12:05 AM
In a Monday appearance on Fox News Channel’s The Ingraham Angle, MRC founder and president Brent Bozell ripped into the liberal tech giants for censoring conservative thought on their social media platforms. “This is emerging, the greatest censorship of free speech worldwide in the history of man,” he exclaimed, referring to the findings of the blockbuster study conducted…
Boomerang: Since Left’s Boycott Began, Ingraham Viewership Up 20%
April 16th, 2018 2:48 PM
A funny thing has happened since the Left began its campaign to drive Fox News host Laura Ingraham off the air: Her ratings are up, a lot — by more than 20 percent compared to her last week on the air before the current controversy began.
CENSORED! How Online Media Companies Suppress Conservative Speech
April 16th, 2018 9:06 AM
Like it or not, social media is the communication form of the future — not just in the U.S., but worldwide. Just Facebook and Twitter combined reach 1.8 billion people. More than two-thirds of all Americans (68 percent) use Facebook. YouTube is pushing out TV as the most popular place to watch video. Google is the No. 1 search engine in both the U.S. and the world.
Nets Cover Reindeer Birth, Bad GPS, Menendez ‘Reunion,’ Not March Jobs
April 10th, 2018 10:28 AM
A fuzzy animal, faulty directions and famous murderers all outranked the latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The BLS announced on April 6, that the U.S. added 103,000 jobs in March and unemployment remained low. However, the more than 25 million combined viewers of the broadcast networks' evening shows weren’t notified that night.
ABC, NBC Censor Shooting Victim's Father Saying ‘Not About Gun Laws'
February 22nd, 2018 12:35 PM
On Thursday, ABC’s Good Morning America and NBC’s Today show highlighted Andrew Pollack, the father of 18-year-old Stoneman Douglas High School shooting victim Meadow Pollack, talking to President Trump during an emotional White House listening session on Wednesday on preventing such mass killings. However, both network broadcasts chose to edit out Pollack telling the President…
Six Trump Accomplishments the Networks Ignored in 2017
January 17th, 2018 8:10 AM
Yesterday, we reported on the massive amount of coverage that the broadcast network evening newscasts devoted to the Trump administration in 2017, nearly all of it (90%) negative. While topics such as the Russia investigation and other controversies were given extremely heavy coverage — more than 43 hours of coverage on just these three newscasts — the networks were nearly silent when…
High Ranking Dem Compares Conyers Accusers to Child Killer, Nets Skip
November 30th, 2017 12:46 PM
According to a New York Times Magazine writer, on Wednesday high-ranking Democratic Congressman James Clyburn compared Rep. John Conyers’ female accusers to child-killer Susan Smith in an effort to dismiss the harassment allegations made against his colleague. So far none of the Big Three (ABC, CBS, NBC) networks have covered the disgusting charge on any of their evening or…
Univision, Like Most Media, Leaves Out Real 'Pocahontas' Story
November 28th, 2017 10:24 PM
As you know by now, President Trump referred to Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) as "Pocahontas" at a White House event honoring the legendary Navajo Code Talkers. But Univision's national newscast, like most media, left the most important part out of their coverage of the latest brouhaha related to the nickname the President uses to refer to his likely 2020…