Business Articles

As GM Goes, So Go the Media

Covering layoffs and pension woes, journalists overlook unions colossal harm to the auto industry.

As GM Goes, So Go the Media

CNN Presents One-Sided Study as Fact

No balance presented in Lou Dobbs Tonight story about 'War on the Middle Class'

Liberals Learn to Laugh at Climate Change, too

Bill Maher, Larry David, and other celebrities wed alarmism with laughs to push agenda.

Business Week Highlights 50 Most Generous Philanthropists

But broadcast media often underreport the $30 billion from the top corporate givers.

Pilgrims and Ingrates

Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price

New film takes criticism of the retail chain to extreme lengths.

ABCs Bill Weir Feels Guilty about Driving SUV

Good Morning America plugs TBS special but doesnt air any critics.

$4B Tax a Hill of Beans to CNNs Serwer

Business reporter also sees spending cuts though spending is still growing.

CNN Ribs Congress on Pork

American Morning gives free-market take on spending taxpayers money.

Time Anoints Tax-Hiking Mark Warner as Great Guv

Magazine praises him for tax hike, ignoring the fact that it was unnecessary.

Foxs Changing Climate

Network fails to provide even a hint of balance in global warming special.

CNNs Serwer Hopes Senate Has Fortitude to Pass Oil Tax

$5 billion increase wont lower prices, but could hurt oil exploration.

The Trouble with Forecasting

Class Warfare

Washington Post columnist looks out the window and sees soup kitchens

Class Warfare

Washington Post columnist looks out the window and sees soup kitchens

CBS Begins Week-Long Gut Check

Correspondent Mika Brzezinski hypes obesity rates in Texas, blames fast food, but not lack of exercise

CNN Barks up Wrong Tree on Oil Profits

Anchor chases fat cat executives, but free-market professor tugs on the leash.

Fox News Sheds Balance in Climate Change Special

Network links global warming to everything from diseases to shark sightings in one-sided documentary.

All the Benefits, None of the Costs

CBS looks at savings from solar power, ignoring all the expenses.

Media Wrong about Dollar

Whos Profiteering Now?

Congress and media push to punish oil companies despite the fact governments rake in more from oil taxes than oil companies earn in profits.

A Simple Plan?

Media buy into panels simplification of tax code, focusing on deductions scrapped and, like the panel, avoiding real reform.

Econ 101: The Role of the Courts in the Economy

To preserve a country where the rule of law guards private property rights, judges must focus on enforcing the laws that are written not on creating new policies.

A Simple Plan?

Dobbs Takes Aim at Oil Companies

CNN touts claim that government assault on firms is a Robin Hood Tax.

Anti-Wal-Mart Movie Presses Forward

Media dwell on latest film by OutFoxed creator, downplay pro-company documentary..

According to the Media, Most Economic News is Bad News

Regardless of economic data, press accounts are typically negative and pessimistic

A Lead Lunch?

ABC worries parents that lead is in some lunch boxes, even though tests indicate no health hazard.

Media Myths: Gas Hysteria

Media Hype Harm of Rising Gas Prices Despite Drop of 45 Cents Per Gallon