leftist http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/12032/all en Oliver Stone Lauds Hugo Chavez, Criticizes Action Against Iran on ABC's GMA http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/oliver-stone-lauds-hugo-chavez-criticizes-action-against-iran-abcs-gma <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-06-28-ABC-GMA-Steph.jpg" /></div><p>Liberal director Oliver Stone revealed his anti-American bent on Monday's Good Morning America, praising the rise of mainly left-wing leaders across South America and even went so far to support Brazilian President Lula da Silva for "trying to strike to deal with Iran," wildly predicting "<b>it's going to be like North Vietnam again</b>" if the U.S. pursued sanctions against the country. <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/oliver-stone-lauds-hugo-chavez-criticizes-action-against-iran-abcs-gma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc BiasAlert CNN EvoMorales GeorgeStephanopoulos GMA GoodMorningAmerica HugoChavez Iran JohnRoberts leftist liberalmediabias OliverStone SouthAmerica SouthoftheBorder Venezuela Mon, 28 Jun 2010 21:59:00 +0000 36278 at http://www.mrc.org Hugo The Boss http://www.mrc.org/media-myths/hugo-boss <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/dan-gainor">Dan Gainor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bmi/mediamyths/2006/Hugo_The_Boss_Executive_Summary.html">See Executive Summary</a></p> <br /> <p>Oil prices began to spike in 2005 and the news media eagerly criticized the “greed” of oil companies and their executives. Reporters complained about “jaw-dropping profits” or that oil firms were “taking spending money out of our pockets and making the country poorer.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-myths/hugo-boss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Myths MRC Business 1998 2002 2004 2005 2006 abc abcs abuses america american americas anchor anti april article aug big bill billion broadcast bush business called castro cbs chavez chavezs chief Citgo comments companies company complained control country coup coverage covered critic cut danger dec democratic dictator didnt efforts energy evening executives explained Exxon fact feb Fidel firm foreign found free front fuel gasoline gave good government heating House Hugo human included including independence industry information john Judiciary Kerry largest leader leaning left leftist made mentioned morning nation nations NBC network networks news nightly oct office oil owned people percent piece political politics poor power president profit profits protest put recently referred report reported reporter Reporters reports revolution rights security showed states stories story taking term threat Threats Today tonight united Venezuela venezuelan venezuelas viewers violations wasnt week world year years york Wed, 01 Mar 2006 20:43:00 +0000 admin 30108 at http://www.mrc.org