Category Archives: Media Bias

The case against: Can journalists be activists? | | Al Jazeera

The activist-journalist tries to influence debate, whereas a journalist helps to create an informed discussion. Source: The case against: Can journalists be activists? | | Al Jazeera

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The case for: Can journalists be activists? | Journalism Matters | Al Jazeera

Activist-journalists in Syria inform international media about the war, and sometimes it is hard to leave views aside. Source: The case for: Can journalists be activists? | Journalism Matters | Al Jazeera

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The media should resist far-right populist tendencies | | Al Jazeera

To avoid normalising xenophobia journalists should critically analyse narratives, instead of simply reiterating them. Source: The media should resist far-right populist tendencies | | Al Jazeera

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One Type Of Terrorism Really Is Underreported — Right-Wing Terrorism

Following President Donald Trump’s false claim that the press purposefully fails to report on terror attacks, his team released a list of attacks that were supposedly “underreported.” The list supplied, however, was entirely devoid of attacks by right-wing extremists and … Continue reading

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Baghdad: ISIL claims attack in busy Sadr city market | News | Al Jazeera

ISIL claims responsibility for suicide car bomb attack that also wounded dozens as violence in capital intensifies. Source: Baghdad: ISIL claims attack in busy Sadr city market | News | Al Jazeera

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ABC’s Martha Raddatz Falls Into The Trap Of Normalizing Trump’s Anti-Muslim National Security Adviser Pick

ABC chief global affairs correspondent Martha Raddatz demonstrated how easily journalists can normalize bigotry while hosting ABC’s This Week. Raddatz noted the anti-Muslim views of retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn at the beginning of This Week, but in subsequent discussions … Continue reading

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ISIS Release Horrifying Statement About Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s relationship with the 1.6 billion Muslims currently living on planet Earth is looking more than a little bit shaky, to say the least. During his presidential campaign, he called for a total ban on Muslims entering the country. … Continue reading

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The Media’s Final Email Flop, A Fitting End To Journalism’s Troubled Campaign Season

“Whatever message Hillary Clinton is putting out, all people hear is ’email’” –Washington Post writer Chris CillizzaAnd just like that, the latest Clinton email controversy evaporated on Sunday. FBI Director James Comey announced that recently discovered emails that “appear[ed] to be pertinent” … Continue reading

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The Canary and leftist media find sudden success in UK – News from Al Jazeera

Why has The Canary has become one of the most successful left-wing websites, attracting both supporters and controversy? Source: The Canary and leftist media find sudden success in UK – News from Al Jazeera

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The Press Concocted A Clinton Caricature, But That’s Not Who Showed Up At The Debate

Hillary Clinton sure didn’t look like an “awful” candidate up on the debate stage this week.“Awful” was how ABC News political analyst Matthew Dowd derided the Democratic nominee over the summer on This Week. “She is an awful candidate. Everybody … Continue reading

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Fox News Didn’t Show Democratic Convention Speeches That Cut Against Its Right-Wing Narrative

Fox News did not air several Democratic National Convention speeches from figures promoting issues that run counter to the narrative the network has pushed for years — including racial justice, reproductive rights, gun safety reform, LGBT equality, and respect for … Continue reading

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Peta Credlin confirmed to join Sky News as election commentator

Peta Credlin’s wish to be able to use her own voice is about to come true with one of the most talked about figures of the Abbott set to join Sky television as an election commentator. Source: Peta Credlin confirmed … Continue reading

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All Three Major Cable Networks Ignore Clinton Speech To Air Entire Trump Press Conference | Blog | Media Matters for America

Source: All Three Major Cable Networks Ignore Clinton Speech To Air Entire Trump Press Conference | Blog | Media Matters for America

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How Fox News’ Primetime Lineup Demonized Black Lives Matter In 2015 | Blog | Media Matters for America

Source: How Fox News’ Primetime Lineup Demonized Black Lives Matter In 2015 | Blog | Media Matters for America

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The Worst Islamophobia Of 2015 (VIDEO) | Blog | Media Matters for America

Source: The Worst Islamophobia Of 2015 (VIDEO) | Blog | Media Matters for America

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Al Jazeera has just been exposed for blocking an article criticizing one of its closest allies, Saudi Arabia.

1 Mainstream Media Bias: Al Jazeera Blocks Article Criticizing Saudi Arabia For Human Rights Violations December 27th, 2015 | by Amando Flavio When we talk of Mainstream Media bias, we are not joking. It is real. It is happening. Some … Continue reading

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The American Media: Pandering to Bias and Ignorance

The Texas board of education didn’t find anything wrong with a world geography textbook that said slaves from Africa were workers, but that immigrants from northern Europe were indentured servants.… Source: The American Media: Pandering to Bias and Ignorance

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All Trump all the time media coverage

  The Discourse Suffers When Trump Gets 23 Times As Much Coverage as Sanders All Trump all the time media coverage lets Trump define the discussion. It denies voters a broader, better discourse.    

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BBC forced to admit it misled over Palestine | The Electronic Intifada

Second time in six months flagship Today program is censored for bias toward Israel. Source: BBC forced to admit it misled over Palestine | The Electronic Intifada

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Speaking Of Media Bias… | Blog | Media Matters for America

Source: Speaking Of Media Bias… | Blog | Media Matters for America

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Three Years Of The Benghazi Hoax In Five Minutes | Blog | Media Matters for America

Source: Three Years Of The Benghazi Hoax In Five Minutes | Blog | Media Matters for America

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Why Did The New York Times Downplay NEA’s Endorsement Of Hillary Clinton? | Blog | Media Matters for America

Source: Why Did The New York Times Downplay NEA’s Endorsement Of Hillary Clinton? | Blog | Media Matters for America

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 Media Bias of the ABC never mentioned by Andrew Bolt  Why Abbott is trailing in the polls despite his successes .

The Abbott Government has a far better record than its Labor predecessor, but in politics these days successes don’t make up for mistakes. The Prime Minister needs a year of clear air. Source: Why Abbott is trailing in the polls … Continue reading

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Fox hosts Bill O’Reilly and Andrea Tantaros advocated for entirely eliminating Planned Parenthood’s federal funding,

Fox Hosts Have No Idea What Planned Parenthood Does Or How Obamacare Works

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali is dangerous: Why we must reject her hateful worldview – Salon.com

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is dangerous: Why we must reject her hateful worldview – Salon.com.

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In Andrew Bolt’s World, Black Is White And Peaceful Protest Is War | newmatilda.com

In Andrew Bolt’s World, Black Is White And Peaceful Protest Is War | newmatilda.com.

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Baltimore Man: When I Was A Marine I Was Called A Patriot, When I Fight For My People I’m A Thug | Video | RealClearPolitics

Baltimore Man: When I Was A Marine I Was Called A Patriot, When I Fight For My People I’m A Thug | Video | RealClearPolitics.

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Bill O’Reilly: Pity The Poor Rich Man | Crooks and Liars

Bill O’Reilly: Pity The Poor Rich Man | Crooks and Liars.

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There’s Only One Thing That Could Actually Get Bill O’Reilly in Trouble, and It’s Not Lying | Ditto Bolt

There’s Only One Thing That Could Actually Get Bill O’Reilly in Trouble, and It’s Not Lying | The Nation.

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Copenhagen Shooting Suspect Was Danish-Born 22-Year-Old Known To Police: Andrew Bolt’s focus is on this story and not on Chapel Hill USA. Ask yourself why? Well done Danish Police. No! No! cries the right they are politically correct Liberal Left. Neutral is not good enough!!

COPENHAGEN, Feb 15 (Reuters) – The gunman believed to have attacked a Copenhagen synagogue and a free speech event on Saturday was a Danish-born 22-year-old known to police because of past violence, gang-related activities and possession of weapons, police said … Continue reading

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