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Georgia on ABCs Mind

Network finds a sour note in the sweet song of 2,500 new jobs for the Peach State.

Where Do We Go from Dubai?

The political circus surrounding the ports deal has left town, so now the media are starting to key in on protectionist economics and its consequences for the U.S. economy.

Where Do We Go from Dubai?

Econ 101: Rich and Poor in a Market Economy

Dr. Gary Wolfram answers a readers questions about wealth distribution and social stability in the United States.

ABC Hatches Weeklong Series on Bird Flu

In 2003, ABC questioned governments bioterrorism warnings, but now emphasizes latest concerns on bird flu.

20/20 Reporters Gone Wild

Dobbs, Nightly News Attack British Security Firm

Liberal Democratic sources behind the story go unmentioned as more fears raised.

Chavez-controlled Citgo Gets Another Pass from Networks

The same broadcasters who went after oil company profits fail to seize on move by Citgo to avoid SEC oversight.

Avian Flu: A Media Pandemic

Avian Flu: A Media Pandemic

Networks hype deadly nature of disease; heightened fears hurt poultry industry, though flu hasnt spread among humans.

One if by Land, Two If by Air?

CNNs Lou Dobbs spreads alarm about British companies to every Middle America village and farm.

What We Know and Don't Know About Bird Flu

Dr. Elizabeth Whelan of the American Council on Science and Health says its not time to panic.

CBS Rolls Out a Tough Look at Skating Sneakers

The Early Show skates around parental responsibility in look at Heelys.

ABC Shows Why You Shouldnt Drive 55

A week after pushing speed cameras, World News Tonight shows how dangerous it is to drive slow.

Hugo The Boss

Media criticize greed of energy executives, but go easy on Venezuelas oil strongman

Hugo The Boss: Executive Summary

Media criticize greed of energy executives, but go easy on Venezuelas oil strongman

Hugo the Boss

What Did Fannie Mae Know and When Did She Know It?

Washington Post reports Raines, Gorelick knew of accounting practices early on, but glosses over their ties to Democrats.

NBC Stacks Deck Against Wal-Mart

Report lists left-wing grievances about retailers health benefits, with no free-market advocates to answer.

Media Ignore Democratic Ties to Fannie Mae Scandal

Papers largely bypass Franklin Raines service in Clinton White House but focused on Enron ties to Bush.

Oops! They Did It Again

NY Times, CNN sling mud at businessman Pickens charitable gift, calling it a controversy even though actions were legal and school benefits from the gift.

ABC Speeds through Traffic Camera Story

Reporter Miguel Marquez adopts governments safety reasoning, ignores the taxpayer money trail.

The Last Days of Disco and Dubai

Fear Mongering about foreign investment should be a passing fad.

Dobbs Places Ports in a Storm of Coverage

CNN program dredges up the same issues as before, but cant find an opposing viewpoint.

Wal-Mart: Always Under Attack. Always.

Worlds most successful example of free-market retailing doesnt go unpunished, as media attacks continue on many issues.

Media Whine, Consumers Win

Wal-Marts critics, led by unions and the media, are waging an all-out assault on the free market that keeps our countrys economy thriving.

American Morning Comes Down with the Flu

CNNs Soledad OBrien warns of a pandemic virus despite evidence to the contrary.