PBS 'Washington Week' Panel Rushes to Defend DOJ on 'Weaponization'

June 17th, 2024 6:08 AM

On Friday's Washington Week with the Atlantic on PBS, News Hour reporter Lisa Desjardins brought up Biden Attorney General Merrick Garland (whom the House Republicans voted to hold in contempt) and the earth-shattering news that he’d penned a Washington Post op-ed calling Republican criticism of the Biden Justice Department “baseless, personal, and dangerous.”


Washington Post Touts Nasty Pro-Hamas Protest as 'Largely Peaceful'

June 10th, 2024 7:41 AM

While the networks mostly skipped over Saturday's nasty pro-Hamas demonstrations outside the White House, The Washington Post filed a story Saturday evening, but the word "whitewash" came to mind. Despite smoke bombs and vandalized statues, "The demonstration and march remained largely peaceful."

The Sugar-Coating Of The Washington Post

June 8th, 2024 4:00 PM

The headlines are ominous. "Morale plummets inside The Washington Post!" 

WashPost Throws Eco Temper Tantrum Over Air Conditioning at Olympics

June 8th, 2024 11:00 AM

The list of everyday necessities the climate fanatics at The Washington Post choose to complain about as enemies of Gaia continues to grow at an exponential rate.

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Scarborough: Evangelical Leader Commits 'Blasphemy' For Trump Support

June 4th, 2024 3:22 PM

On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough displayed religious illiteracy by declaring an evangelical leader guilty of "depravity" and "straight-out blasphemy" for his support of Donald Trump. Willie Geist agreed it was "blasphemy."

NewsBusters Podcast: LOL! 'No Evidence' the Trump Trial Was Partisan

June 3rd, 2024 10:16 PM

Reporters might admit the Trump convictions are a "political gift" for the Democrats, but they still claim there's "no evidence" the prosecution was political -- and especially, that anyone could claim Biden and his administration were behind it. The networks strongly suppressed the painfully obvious notion that Democrats are prosecuting Trump to damage his re-election chances.

FLASHBACK: The Liberal Media’s Long Record of Reviling Ronald Reagan

June 2nd, 2024 10:21 AM

In the 20 years since his death, journalists have praised Ronald Reagan as a way to disparage today's conservatives. But a look at the record shows the media routinely derided both Reagan and his policies.

Democracy Under Threat: Where Are the Liberal Media?

June 1st, 2024 4:00 PM

Anyone whose memory has not been washed clean can recall the liberal media’s not-so-long-ago frequent warnings about threats to democracy.


Cry More: MSNBC Lights Itself on Fire over Alito Flags,Recusal Refusal

May 30th, 2024 4:29 PM

It didn’t take long for Justice Samuel Alito’s refusal to recuse himself from January 6th-related cases to incur the wrath of MSNBC’s Joy Reid. On Wednesday night’s episode of The ReidOut, she and legal analyst Melissa Murray vented their indignation over Alito’s alleged mockery of the American public through his decision.

NewsBusters Exclusive: Journalism’s Self-Destruction

May 28th, 2024 5:04 PM

Exclusive to NewsBusters, by Cal Thomas. The Washington Post, the dominant but least credible newspaper in Washington, D.C., lost $77 million in 2023. No other business operates like the journalistic establishment. TV ratings are down. Newspaper losses are up. Public trust in the media is at an all-time low as reflected in Gallup and other polls. As Pete Seeger sang in a totally different…

Trump's Main Opponent: The Media

May 25th, 2024 4:00 PM

Yes, it’s President Joe Biden’s name on the 2024 ballot as former President Trump’s opponent.

WashPost Reveals It Passed On Alito-Upside Down Flag Story In 2021

May 25th, 2024 2:00 PM

The conservative reaction to the freakout over Justice Samuel Alito’s flags has been to argue that this is a phony scandal ginned up by liberals and journalists (but we repeat ourselves) to delegitimize the Supreme Court. A Saturday report from the Washington Post appears to confirm those beliefs, as Justin Jouvenal and Ann Marimow reported that the Post passed on the story…


FLASHBACK: Leftist Media HATED Republicans Long Before Trump

May 19th, 2024 10:08 AM

It’s one of those rhetorical devices you often hear on the liberal networks: media condemnations of “today’s Republican Party,” suggesting that if only Ronald Reagan, George Bush, or Mitt Romney were in charge instead of Donald Trump, journalists would be brimming with respect for the Grand Old Party. But it’s all convenient revisionism; the same media aggressively trashed yesterday’s…

Can’t Make This Up: WashPost Cites Debunked Study to Push DEI

May 9th, 2024 10:27 AM

Two writers for The Washington Post tried to make the case for discriminatory diversity equity and inclusion initiatives (DEI) in an article about DEI’s rebranding. However, they relied on debunked research to do it.