On PBS, Amanpour In Sync With Radical Palestinian on 'Fascist' Israel

February 3rd, 2023 5:41 AM

Tuesday’s Amanpour & Co. on PBS featured Diana Buttu, described by the program as a “political analyst and human rights lawyer,” but whose actual views were extremely hostile to Israel and radically pro-Palestinian -- and in sync with those of host Christiane Amanpour. Amanpour matched her guest by bringing her own long-standing hostility to Israel and concurrent embrace of the…

Sad Rolling Stone: Concern for Civil Liberties ‘Right-Wing Paranoia'

January 21st, 2023 3:01 PM

Rolling Stone spouted about “The Conspiracies Powering the GOP-Controlled House -- How Republicans have put disinformation and falsehoods at the center of their governing agenda.” What are some of the ghastly things the GOP wants to do with a new committee? "The committee would also have full freedom to investigate any civil liberties-related issue and scrutinize how the federal…

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Looking Back at Last 10 Marches for Life & the Media's Collective Yawn

January 20th, 2023 3:37 PM

Friday marked the 2023 March for Life on the National Mall on Washington D.C. with hundreds of thousands of pro-lifers to coincide with Sunday’s 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade being argued before the Supreme Court. And, with zero preview coverage Friday morning on the broadcast network news shows, it appears as though this will mark the eighth March for Life in the past 10 years with…

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On PBS, Journos Label House GOP As All 'Very Extreme,' Unlike Dems

January 14th, 2023 6:47 AM

On Tuesday's Amanpour & Co., PBS put on display the liberal media's tendency to view nearly all elected Republicans as "extreme," but not so much with Democrats.

NY Times Uses Speaker Vote to Tar GOP 'Far Right,' 'Ultraconservative'

January 9th, 2023 7:00 PM

The New York Times took advantage of the Republican kerfuffle around the days of voting it took to install House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy as House Speaker, to wedge in as many scary “far-right” style labels and frantic messaging as it could throughout several days of intense coverage. Carl Hulse and Emily Cochrane reported “What the Far-Right Republicans Want: To Remake…

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CBS & NBC Continue 'Hard-Right' Smear of Anti-McCarthy Conservatives

January 5th, 2023 9:29 PM

After three days of a gridlocked House Republican conference unable to unite behind a candidate for Speaker of the House of Representatives, CBS Evening News and NBC Nightly News continued their partisan labeling of the twenty Republicans who refuse to back the current frontrunner during their evening newscasts. Both CBS & NBC once again referred to the twenty…

PBS Pits McCarthy, ‘Hard-Line’ Right:‘Trump Is These People’s Demigod'

January 5th, 2023 5:19 PM

On the Tuesday edition of Amanpour & Co on PBS, host Christiane Amanpour interviewed former moderate Republican Rep. Will Hurd, who served three terms in office but didn’t seek reelection in 2020. Amanpour led off with the fight for Speaker of the House and with unsympathetic labeling of the “hard-line” opponents of Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA).

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NASTY NBC Labels GOP Members Opposed to McCarthy as 'Right-Wing'

January 3rd, 2023 9:41 PM

During Tuesday evening's broadcast of NBC Nightly News, anchor Lester Holt and correspondent Garrett Haake took to the airwaves to gloat over the divisions in the House Republican conference between members who support Kevin McCarthy for Speaker of the House and members who oppose his bid. As of late Tuesday night, the House of Representatives adjourned for the day after going through…

NYT's Front Screams Over 'Far Right' 'Hard Right' 'Ultraconservatives'

December 14th, 2022 11:19 PM

There was some good old-school New York Times labeling bias on Wednesday’s front page, on California Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s fight to become House Speaker when the Republican Party takes over control of Congress next month: “McCarthy Fights to Clear Path to Speaker’s Seat.” The front-page text box set the hostile labeling tone: “Trump’s Lobbying Has Not Moved Critics on the Far Right.” …

NY Times Rips 'Indicted' and 'Hard Right' Republicans After Texas Wins

November 10th, 2022 11:13 PM

Before the “Red Wave” was downgraded to a red trickle on Election Night, the New York Times handed out some snowflake-friendly tips to its overwhelmingly liberal readership on coping with election. “5 ways to soothe election stress" included the suggestion “Plunge your face into a bowl with ice water…” The ice baths turned out unnecessary for Democrats, unless they lived in Florida…

NYT's Adam Liptak Still Obsessed: SCOTUS 'Moved Relentlessly to Right'

October 7th, 2022 4:19 PM

New York Times Supreme Court reporter Adam Liptak made Monday’s front page under the online headline “As New Term Starts, Supreme Court Poised to Resume Rightward Push.” It’s a constant theme for Liptak, closely connected to his parallel obsession, the court’s loss of public legitimacy, which somehow occurred after the left stopped having everything its own way with the addition of…

NYT Pits ‘Polarizing...Hard-Right’ DeSantis, Peaceable Centrist Crist

August 26th, 2022 9:38 AM

New York Times Miami bureau chief Patricia Mazzei is still resenting the success of “hard-right” Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, petulance on display in her coverage of the results of the Democratic gubernatorial primary in Florida, in which former Democratic governor, Rep. Charlie Crist, prevailed over more liberal opponent Nikki Fried. Crist, who was quite the liberal Republican himself…

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The View Claims 'Nobody's Pro-Abortion' But 'Everyone Is Pro-Life'

July 26th, 2022 1:36 PM

The marching, the protests, the shrill screaming outside the U.S. Supreme Court, and the assassination nation attempt against Justice Brett Kavanaugh are not being done by those who are pro-abortion because according to The View’s Sara Haines on Monday’s show, “nobody’s pro-abortion” and “everyone is pro-life.”

NY Times: 'Punitive' Pro-Life States 'Risk Losing Their Economic Edge'

July 15th, 2022 5:32 AM

On the front page of Tuesday’s New York Times, national political reporter Alexander Burns warned that newly triggered abortion restrictions (i.e., "the rollback of women's rights") threatened to push young talent out of conservative red states in the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s overturn of Roe v. Wade, as those smart, talented pro-choicers head for abortion-welcoming…