Tag Archives: News

Media Downplays America’s Bombing Of Civilians In Mosul By
A March 17 US attack in the city of Mosul resulted in a massacre of civilians. The monitoring group Airwars estimated that between 130 and 230 Iraqis were killed in the incident. Iraqi media reported similar figures. Civilian victims...
The Washington Post’s Latest Folly Is ‘Weaponized Journalism’ By
(EDITORIAL) — Defying any sense of journalistic integrity and loyalty to the truth, the Washington Post did it again — publishing Fake News for clicks — which had the desired effect of worldwide outrage to suit a tightly-defined political agenda. This latest astounding...
Poll: CNN Is Least Trusted News Network Among Its Viewers By
MINNEAPOLIS — A recent poll of cable news network viewers found that CNN’s regular audience is far more skeptical of the political news they receive than Fox News fans. In the poll published Wednesday by Rasmussen Reports, 1,000 likely voters were asked to describe...
Edward Snowden: Stop Letting Facebook Control Your News By
In an attempt to rationalize the fact that Donald Trump has been elected as the next president of the United States, a growing movement is lashing out against “fake news sites,” even labeling them responsible for the election results. Earlier this week, a document...
Google Declares War On Alternative Media: Plans To Punish “False News” By Halting Ad Revenue By
Since the US Election’s “surprise” outcome, supporters of Hillary Clinton have been searching for who and what to blame. One of the more bizarre theories circulating has been that Google, Twitter, and Facebook, who WikiLeaks revealed were actually colluding with Clinton’s...
‘Invitation To Corruption’ Ethical Red Flags From Major News Outlets By
The Hill newspaper, for instance, which is funding events at both presidential conventions, offers sponsors special treats such as an opportunity to mingle with “a list of participants from politics, government, media, and industry,” at what they term...
US News Editors Find It Increasingly Difficult To Defend The First Amendment By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. A survey of editors from print and online publications found most news organizations are weaker in their ability to defend the right to freedom of the press than they were ten years ago. The Knight Foundation conducted the survey...
Poll: Nearly Half Of Americans Don’t Trust The Mainstream Media By
At this point, most Americans are aware of the staggering dishonesty and reality twisting that the mainstream, corporate news media engages in on a daily basis. And it is showing. Numbers released by Pew Research show that major news channels like CNN, Fox News and MSNBC...
BuzzFeed Faces $11m Defamation Lawsuit From News Agency By
BuzzFeed is being sued for $11m (£7.7m) by a news agency and its founder over an article titled “The King of Bullsh*t News”. Central European News, founded and run by British journalist Michael Leidig, has launched a US legal action claiming that BuzzFeed’s 7,000-word...
Poll: 60% Of Americans Don’t Trust The Mainstream Media By
MINNEAPOLIS — A new poll asked over 1,000 Americans, in part, “How much trust and confidence do you have in the mass media … when it comes to reporting the news fully, accurately and fairly?” It turns out that less than half of respondents feel they can rely...