Media Reality Check
Business and Media
BMI Special Reports
The Soros Project
Culture and Media
CMI Special Reports
CMI on TV
Best of Notable Quotables
Media Bias 101
Profiles in Bias
MRC Gala / Dishonors Awards
a News Analyst
NBC Hypes Spat Between McCain and 'One of the Tea Party's Most Provocative Figures'
3/7/2014 11:10 PM ET
Friday's NBC Nightly News played up the latest dust-up between Senators John McCain and Ted Cruz over the latter's criticism of three of the Republican Party's presidential candidates, including ...
CNN Laments Medical Marijuana's Illegality: 'Can't A Stroke of the Pen Change This Problem?'
3/7/2014 7:56 PM ET
CNN's John Berman bemoaned how medical marijuana is still illegal in many jurisdictions on Friday's This Hour, and hinted that executive action needed be taken to fix this situation. After noting ...
CNN Legal Analyst Rips Mall's Hoodie Ban: 'Akin...to Stop and Frisk'; 'Racial Profiling'
3/6/2014 4:15 PM ET
Sunny Hostin blasted an Indiana mall's ban of people wearing raised hoodies on Thursday's New Day: "This is...akin, in my view...to 'stop and frisk' – to the pretext of 'stop and frisk' – and I ...
CNN's Cuomo Defends Obama's Foreign Policy; Slams GOP 'Obstructionism'
3/4/2014 5:24 PM ET
CNN's Chris Cuomo ran to President Obama's defense on Tuesday's New Day, after former Senator Jim DeMint criticized the White House's handling of Russia's invasion of Ukraine: "Isn't the notion ...
NPR Hypes Spain's 'Far Right Political Party Similar to the Tea Party'
3/4/2014 12:55 AM ET
NPR's Lauren Frayer repeatedly emphasized the conservative ideology of the ruling party of Spain on Thursday's Morning Edition, as she reported on proposed legislation there that would be, in her ...
AP, The Hill Ignore How Supreme Court Disruptor Was Inspired By Occupy Wall Street
2/28/2014 10:14 PM ET
The Associated Press and The Hill both reported on Noah Kai Newkirk shouting down the Supreme Court justices in their chamber, but ignored his far-left political affiliation. On Thursday, the wire ...
CNN's Cuomo Blasts Bill Donohue: 'Why Do You Want to Discriminate Against Gays?'
2/27/2014 6:55 PM ET
On Thursday's New Day, CNN's Chris Cuomo hammered the Catholic League's Bill Donohue for his opposition to same-sex marriage and his support of the now-vetoed SB 1062 in Arizona. Cuomo mouthed the ...
CNN's Cuomo Rips Religious Freedom Activist for Trying to 'Enforce Intolerance'
2/24/2014 6:55 PM ET
CNN's Chris Cuomo made no secret of his support of left-wing LGBT activists on Monday's New Day, as he spotlighted the controversy over a proposed bill in Arizona that would protect the religious ...
Networks Minimize Coverage of Anti-Socialist Protests in Venezuela
2/21/2014 11:16 PM ET
ABC, CBS, and NBC have largely punted in covering the protests against the leftist government in Venezuela. Since Monday, only NBC Nightly News has devoted a full report on the demonstrations in ...
CNN's Van Jones: 'Delusional' to Not Act on Climate Change to Prevent 'A Billion Climate Refugees'
2/20/2014 3:36 PM ET
Left-wing activist turned CNN host Van Jones ran to John Kerry's defense on Wednesday's Crossfire, after co-host Newt Gingrich slammed Kerry as "delusional" for recently hyping climate change as ...
NBC: 23-Year-Old Olympic Freestyle Skier With Wife, Kid Living 'Alternative Lifestyle'
2/19/2014 5:36 PM ET
NBC can't seem to keep its left-leaning slant out of its coverage of the Winter Olympics. One day after playing up Stalin's "palace for the people" in Moscow's metro system, the Big Three ...
NBC's Brokaw: U.S. Anti-Communism Efforts During Cold War A 'National Obsession'
2/18/2014 6:57 PM ET
During NBC's Saturday coverage of the Winter Olympics, former NBC Nightly News anchor Tom Brokaw spun the United States' worldwide campaign against communism during the Cold War: "In Korea, ...
Nancy Grace Slams Piers: 'It's Not Really Right for a Brit to Jump Up...To Us About Gun Control'
2/18/2014 1:57 PM ET
Nancy Grace blasted Piers Morgan on the latter's CNN program on Monday for unsurprisingly forwarding gun control in the middle of a panel discussion on the controversial Michael Dunn case: "It's ...
'That's A Beautiful Thing:' CNN's Phillips Gushes Over Facebook's 50+ Gender Categories
2/15/2014 4:38 PM ET
Kyra Phillips heralded Facebook's recent decision to add more than 50 gender categories on Friday's CNN Newsroom. Phillips brought on Rich Ferraro of GLAAD to boost the LGBT activist group's role ...
Networks Yawn at Claim of 'Significant Decline' in Press Freedom in U.S. Under Obama
2/14/2014 10:24 PM ET
ABC, CBS, and NBC's morning and evening newscasts have so far punted on reporting the strong critique of the Obama administration's "disturbing retreat from democratic practices" with regard to ...
CNN Endorses Right to Life...For Animals
2/12/2014 6:01 PM ET
CNN's Anderson Cooper did little to hide his outrage on his Tuesday program over a zoo in Copenhagen, Denmark killing a giraffe. Cooper confronted the zoo's scientific director and asked, "Doesn't ...
Liberal Journalist Carl Bernstein Joins CNN As Contributor
2/11/2014 8:28 PM ET
CNN's John Berman revealed on Monday's Anderson Cooper 360 that former Washington Post reporter Carl Bernstein is becoming the newest contributor to the cable news network. Berman turned to the ...
Obama-Supporter, MSNBC Alum Smerconish Gets CNN Show; Network Plays Up His 'Independence'
2/11/2014 5:10 PM ET
CNN president Jeff Zucker praised MSNBC guest host Michael Smerconish on Tuesday as he announced that the the cable news network would be giving the radio talk show host a weekly program: "We are ...
CNN: NFL Hopeful's Coming Out A 'Landmark Moment in Confronting Homophobia' in Sports
2/10/2014 6:01 PM ET
Monday's New Day on CNN hyped University of Missouri defensive end Michael Sam "making history" with his revelation that "I'm a football player, and I'm gay." John Berman gushed, "Six foot-two, ...
NBC Glorifies Russia's Soviet Past as 'One of Modern History's Pivotal Experiments'
2/7/2014 11:51 PM ET
NBC whitewashed Russia's communist legacy in the lead segment of its Friday broadcast of the opening ceremonies of the Winter Olympics in Sochi. Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage narrated the ...
Networks Black Out Coverage of Benghazi Hearings
CBS, NYT Ignore Own Poll Showing Obama Approval...
MSNBC, CNN Punt on Live Coverage of Benghazi...
Fired NBC Host David Gregory Decries Media '...
‘Lord Of The Rings’ Star: Right-Wing News ‘...
Join the Fight
About the MRC
Copyright © 2014, Media Research Center. All Rights Reserved.