Musk Halts ‘Trans’ Censorship Spree on Twitter

June 15th, 2023 10:19 AM

Many have suspected an internal rebellion at Twitter against owner Elon Musk’s vision of a free speech platform. And now we have evidence to show that Musk’s moves to make Twitter more of a free speech platform have been successful despite attempts by his disgruntled anti-free speech employees to thwart him.

Splitting the Difference, or Just Splitting?

April 12th, 2023 11:16 AM

The Biden administration thinks it has found a compromise when it comes to transgender athletes who wish to play on women’s sports teams. New proposed regulations under Title IX, the 50-year-old law passed in 1972 which “prohibits discrimination based on sex in education programs and activities that receive federal financial assistance, will now include partial protection for transgender…


Adieu to 2022: Here’s the Ten Most-Read NewsBusters Blogs of the Year

December 31st, 2022 11:50 AM

With only a few hardened leftists stuck on COVID-19, 2022 represented a year in which more Americans moved on and, thankfully for the team at NewsBusters, the liberal media continued to provide us plenty of content. For our top ten most-read blogs of the year, the topics included Biden’s mental state, the free state of Florida, Hollywood elitism, and Ukraine. For this year, the News Analysis…

Gallup Finds Public Trust In Mass Media Remains Near Record Low

October 19th, 2022 5:09 PM

Gallup announced that its latest poll on American trust in the mass media to report the news "fully, accurately, and fairly" hasn't changed a bit from last year. While only 14 percent of Republicans find some trust in the press, 70 percent of Democrats do. Obviously, it's because the Democrats recognize the media as defending Democrats and using their spin and lingo.

Is Merrick Garland Actually, Genuinely Serious?

August 18th, 2022 4:21 PM

Commenting about the FBI executing a search warrant on former president Donald Trump’s Florida home, which he approved, Attorney General Merrick Garland said: “Faithful adherence to the rule of law is the bedrock principle of the Justice Department and of our democracy. … All Americans are entitled to the even-handed application of the law, to due process, and to the presumption of innocence…

Untrustworthy! Gallup Poll Shows Most Americans Turn on Big Tech

May 3rd, 2021 8:57 AM

Americans turned against Big Tech, according to a shocking Gallup poll. The shift from 2019 to 2021 was drastic with Republicans and independents rejecting “large technology companies.” More Americans viewed Big Tech negatively by a wide margin. Gallup reported: “A 45% plurality of U.S. adults have a very or somewhat negative view of these firms." 

CNN Twists Gallup Coronavirus Vaccine Survey With Misleading Headline

May 13th, 2020 2:22 PM
CNN twisted a Gallup poll’s results yesterday in an effort to support their narrative that most Americans want a never-ending national lockdown. On Wednesday the network tweeted out a survey which supposedly found 68% of Americans said a vaccine was necessary before “returning to normal.” A headline on their website repeated this claim. But that reporting was quickly debunked by the own data CNN…

GOP Rep. Warns of Danger of Big Government Regulating Tech

October 17th, 2019 9:22 AM
Big tech has presented many problems for the legislators in Washington to tackle. One of those is regulation. Many politicians on both sides of the aisle have discussed government regulation of Big Tech. Government regulation and amending Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act are seen as a solution to the scandals plaguing tech companies.

Survey: Americans Very Concerned About Liberal Media Bias, ‘Fake News’

January 17th, 2018 8:03 PM
While acknowledging that technological advances “have made it easier for Americans to connect with each other and to find information, including details about the major issues facing the country,” a poll conducted in late 2017 by four liberal foundations indicates that media bias and “fake news” are still serious problems.

Will Media Report? Nearly Half of U.S. Calls Abortion ‘Morally Wrong'

July 21st, 2017 2:06 PM
New poll findings reveal that the liberal media, applaud abortion “healthcare” as “moral,” are out of touch with nearly half of the United States. And so, while the media readily cite polls supporting their agenda, it’s doubtful they’ll report this one.

Why the ‘Establishment’ Media Is Finding Itself on Shaky Ground

March 22nd, 2017 2:50 PM
As a member of The Daily Signal team, I took offense to The Washington Post’s recent questioning of our “legitimacy” as a news organization. The Washington Post began its story stating that, “In an age of partisan media, the lines between ‘partisan’ and ‘media’ can sometimes blur.” I wonder if the reporter has taken a look at just how partisan some of our country’s media behemoths actually are.…

Gallup Poll: Confidence in Police Rates Twice That of Mainstream Media

June 17th, 2015 8:04 PM
A new Gallup survey has revealed that Americans have approximately twice as much confidence in law enforcement personnel -- 52 percent -- as they do in newspapers -- 24 percent -- and television news -- 21 percent. The telephone poll was conducted June 2-7 and included Gallup's newest survey on confidence in U.S. institutions, which it has updated every year since 1993.

Before Congress Speech, Netanyahu More Favorable Than Obama in U.S.

March 2nd, 2015 7:17 PM
Ever since House Speaker John Boehner in mid-January invited Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel's current prime minister, to speak before both chambers of Congress on Tuesday, March 3, the White House and most members of the press have slammed the fact that the Ohio Republican didn't consult the president before extending the offer, which many Democrats and White House officials have interpreted as an…

Gallup Poll Shows All-Time Low In Public Confidence In Media

September 17th, 2014 5:03 PM

The pollsters at Gallup reported on Wednesday that Americans' confidence in the media's ability to report "the news fully, accurately, and fairly" has dropped to its previous all-time low of 40 percent. That number was at 55 percent in 1999, but hasn’t been above 50 percent since 2005. The media is really struggling among Democrats, who have “traditionally expressed much higher levels of…