‘The press does not understand that there is a credibility crisis on two sides here — for the president and for us.’
If there’s a major news story that journalists have botched more over the past 70 years than the Russia ‘collusion’ story, I’d love to hear about it.
CNN contributor David Frum said Sunday that factual errors in reporting stories are precisely why people should trust the news media.
CNN promoted its latest breathless report purporting to show collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. CNN has been extremely invested in the narrative of collusion for the last year.
“It is not an extreme move to recognize the capital of Israel is the capital of Israel. I think there is merit in calling an apple an apple.”
This problem did not appear in 2015 when a real estate magnate descended an escalator. The descent began decades ago. The good news is, accountability matters, even to those who trust media least.
‘I have to watch my descriptors here because I don’t want to say anything physically insulting but she is, um, you know, she provides a, uh, barrier, essentially, between the American public and White House.’
In the last year, it’s become easier to understand how an entire subsection of Americans disbelieve everything that comes out of the media.
Our political press corps’ surrender of independent, fact-based analysis for Democrat talking points has been on full display now that Republicans are in control.
The 2016 election opened my eyes to this ‘Truman Show’-like media universe we’ve all been inhabiting.
So Mike Pence is a lying liar for saying a totally anodyne true thing. But when Elizabeth Warren says a thing there’s no evidence for and no one can prove, media rushes to justify and obfuscate.
The network responded to President Trump’s gibe by portraying it as the home of hero journalists, but that doesn’t answer questions about its biased reporting and panels.
These are not insults of Native Americans, but of people falsely claiming to be Native Americans. And one need not be that smart to understand that.
This year, the entirety of the evidence for this New York Times article appears to be — and I’m completely serious — a single tweet by someone with 16 followers as of press time.
In the wake of a somewhat unflattering Jann Wenner biography and two boneheaded exercises in journalism, Rolling Stone is mounting a full-court defense of its 50-year legacy.
After a news anchor accused Sen. Al Franken (D-Minnesota) of sexually assaulting her in 2006, some of those in the press have reacted rather bizarrely. Here’s a list of the most insane responses yet.
AL.com makes it very clear that this letter is a letter the Moores repurposed, which was posted before the primary. Not so subsequent websites.
Federalist senior writer Mary Katharine Ham joined CNN’s ‘Inside Politics’ on Friday to discuss why Americans often don’t consider the media trustworthy when it covers sexual assault allegations.
In this week’s episode of #ProblematicWomen, Kelsey Harkness and Bre Payton discuss the Kardashians’ visit to a Planned Parenthood clinic.
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