CNN’s Jake Tapper Rips Slate for “Ridiculous and False” Story about Kellyanne Conway

CNN’s Jake Tapper Rips Slate for “Ridiculous and False” Story about Kellyanne Conway

By Don Irvine.   CNN’s Jake Tapper criticized Slate for publishing a misleading story about Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway, saying that her remarks at a Politico event had been taken out of context, according to his sources. Slate [...]
Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter and You Tube Conspire to Censor Online Content

Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter and You Tube Conspire to Censor Online Content

By Stephen Lendman.   Powerful interests in America threaten alternative sources of news, information and opinion. Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter and You Tube announced plans for a joint Internet censorship database on the phony pretext [...]
Greta Van Susteren: Fake News Proliferation Due to Poor Reporting

Greta Van Susteren: Fake News Proliferation Due to Poor Reporting

  By Don Irvine.        Former Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren takes journalists to task for the proliferation of fake news, in an op-ed in The Los Angeles Times on Monday. Van Susteren said that while fake news is a [...]
CNN President Zucker: We’ll Hold Trump Administration’s “Feet to the Fire”

CNN President Zucker: We’ll Hold Trump Administration’s “Feet to the Fire”

By Don Irvine.   CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker is the latest media executive to chime in on how his company will cover the Trump administration, telling attendees at a dinner on Tuesday for the Committee to Protect Journalists [...]
L.A. Times Publisher: We Will Cover Trump with “Rigor, Accuracy and Fairness"

L.A. Times Publisher: We Will Cover Trump with “Rigor, Accuracy and Fairness”

By Don Irvine.   For the second week in a row, the publisher of a major newspaper has issued a letter to its readers promising that they will cover the Donald Trump presidency accurately and fairly. Last week it was The New York Times, [...]
Donna Brazile Blasts CNN for “Ripping Her a New One” in Debate-Question Leak Scandal

Donna Brazile Blasts CNN for “Ripping Her a New One” in Debate-Question Leak Scandal

By Don Irvine.   Donna Brazile, the interim chair of the Democratic National Committee and one time CNN contributor, took a shot at the cable news network for “ripping me a new one,” instead of allowing her to defend herself after [...]
Donald Trump And The End Of The Liberal Media

Donald Trump And The End Of The Liberal Media

  By Barack Obama Mandela.   Throughout now President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign for president I analyzed the mainstream media’s coverage of the Trump campaign. From the Huffington Post to the New York Times to CNN these [...]
Trump’s Message to Liberal Media: You’re Fired!

Trump’s Message to Liberal Media: You’re Fired!

By Don Irvine.   President-elect Donald Trump’s stunning victory has sent the liberal media reeling, as they saw their concerted effort to defeat the billionaire businessman go down in flames. Heading into Tuesday, even as polls [...]
MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough Calls Media “Disgusting” for Accusing Him of Being Pro-Trump

MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough Calls Media “Disgusting” for Accusing Him of Being Pro-Trump

By Don Irvine.   Morning Joe co-host Joe Scarborough called the media “disgusting” Friday morning for accusing him of supporting GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump on his show. Scarborough was discussing Trump’s rising poll [...]
NYT Executive Editor Criticizes Fox News and CNN for Pandering Political Coverage

NYT Executive Editor Criticizes Fox News and CNN for Pandering Political Coverage

By Don Irvine.   In an interview with the Financial Times, New York Times executive editor Dean Baquet called out Fox News and CNN for pandering to a particular audience in their coverage of Donald Trump, saying that they were “bad [...]
Covering the Black Panthers: A Turning Point in America

Covering the Black Panthers: A Turning Point in America

By Christopher B. Daly   Recently, the New York Times observed the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party, which took place in Oakland in October of 1966. In one of those historical twists, it is remarkable to recall [...]
One-Sided NYT Debate on Putin

One-Sided NYT Debate on Putin

By Stephen Lendman.     Times editors changed the rules on debating, assuring views they support get featured, others at most given short shrift – maintaining its mind manipulation practice, excluding free and open discussion [...]
Report: Former MLBer Curt Schilling Joining Breitbart

Report: Former MLBer Curt Schilling Joining Breitbart

By Don Irvine.   Former Major League baseball player and ESPN analyst Curt Schilling will join conservative news website Breitbart on Monday, according to a report by New Yorkmagazine’s Gabriel Sherman. Schilling is best remembered [...]
Media Bias for Hillary

Media Bias for Hillary

By Stephen Lendman. It’s old news supported by newly released Center for Public Integrity (CPI) information. More on this below. Campaigning yesterday in Colorado, Trump called media scoundrels “more crooked than crooked Hillary” [...]
CNN’s Jake Tapper Says Forum Question Leak to Clinton Campaign is “Horrifying”

CNN’s Jake Tapper Says Forum Question Leak to Clinton Campaign is “Horrifying”

By Don Irvine.     During a radio interview last Friday, CNN’s Jake Tapper was asked about reports that then-CNN contributor Donna Brazile had shared questions she obtained with the Clinton campaign, in advance of a town hall [...]
Top Clinton Aide Huma Abedin Queried Campaign if Hillary Could Avoid Press Questions

Top Clinton Aide Huma Abedin Queried Campaign if Hillary Could Avoid Press Questions

By Don Irvine.   In May 2015, Clinton campaign vice chairwoman Huma Abedin asked Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign advisers whether Hillary could “survive not answering questions from press” at major policy-unveiling events [...]
Basic Analysis of Social Media: Examining the use of narrative-based drivers for remote radicalization

Basic Analysis of Social Media: Examining the use of narrative-based drivers for remote radicalization

By Alan Malcher.       Social-Cultural Analysis As I am fortunate to have a large number of data analysts and those involved in the behaviour sciences among my LinkedIn contacts, I would like to point out this paper [...]
MSNBC’s Morning Joe Blasts Media for Anti-Trump Bias on Twitter

MSNBC’s Morning Joe Blasts Media for Anti-Trump Bias on Twitter

By Don Irvine.   On Tuesday, a panel on MSNBC’s Morning Joe blasted the media for its overt anti-Trump bias on Twitter, with co-host Joe Scarborough calling their “end zone dancing” irresponsible. Politico co-founder Jim VandeHei [...]
The NY Times’ bias problem

The NY Times’ bias problem

By Christopher B. Daly.   Today’s front page of the New York Times presents a dramatic example of what drives some people crazy about the news media — hidden bias. Many people expect the Times to exemplify the 20th Century ideal [...]
MSNBC’s Brzezinski: Hillary was “Amazing” During Debate—Worries That Trump Will “Do Quite Well” Post Debate

MSNBC’s Brzezinski: Hillary was “Amazing” During Debate—Worries That Trump Will “Do Quite Well” Post Debate

  By Don Irvine.   MSNBC’s Morning Joe co-host Mika Brzezinksi—who has declared that she will be voting for Hillary Clinton despite her concerns over the email scandal—said Tuesday that Hillary was “amazing” during the debate [...]