Joy Reid http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/22958/all en MSNBC Panelist: 'Foundation of This Country Is Racism' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbc-panelist-foundation-country-racism <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/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>According to MSNBC panelist&nbsp;<a href="http://www.thenation.com/blogs/mychal-denzel-smith">Mychal Denzel Smith</a>, the problem with the Ferguson decision is that people are not dealing with the inherent "racism" and "white supremacy" of America.&nbsp;<em>The Nation</em>&nbsp;magazine blogger appeared on&nbsp;<em>The Reid Report</em>&nbsp;to praise the protests as a way to make "the people in these privileged and powerful positions uncomfortable with all of the death that we are facing, the terrorization that we are facing as a community."&nbsp;</p><div class='signature'><p>— Scott Whitlock is Senior News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/scottjw" target="_blank">Follow Scott Whitlock on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbc-panelist-foundation-country-racism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division ferguson Joy Reid Michael Brown MSNBC Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:00:58 +0000 scott.whitlock 47729 at http://www.mrc.org WashPost Writer Steers Daughter from Redskins Outfit for Teddy Bear Because of Team’s ‘Blatantly Racist Name' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/washpost-writer-steers-daughter-redskins-outfit-teddy-bear-because-teams-blatantly-racist <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/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>Washington Post</em>&nbsp;parenting writer Mari-Jane Williams&nbsp;<a target="_blank" _cke_saved_href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/parenting/wp/2014/08/18/my-kids-are-redskins-fans-but-i-wont-let-them-wear-the-sportswear/" href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/parenting/wp/2014/08/18/my-kids-are-redskins-fans-but-i-wont-let-them-wear-the-sportswear/">took</a>&nbsp;to the paper’s Thursday "Local Living" section to continue the paper’s advocating the name “Redskins” be stripped from the city’s NFL team through a conversation she had with her seven-year-old daughter after she wan</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/washpost-writer-steers-daughter-redskins-outfit-teddy-bear-because-teams-blatantly-racist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Democrats football Joy Reid MSNBC Redskins The Washington Post Washington Redskins Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:52:04 +0000 curtis.houck 46978 at http://www.mrc.org Sensitive MSNBC Host Warns Viewers About Someone Using the 'Racial Slur' 'Redskins' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/sensitive-msnbc-host-warns-viewers-about-someone-using-racial-slur-redskins <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/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>MSNBC is the network where ex-host Martin Bashir suggested that someone defecate and urinate on Sarah Palin. Yet, the suddenly sensitive Joy Reid on Wednesday warned viewers that she was about to feature someone saying the word "Redskins," what she deemed to be a "racial slur."&nbsp;<strong>[MP3 audio&nbsp;<a href="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2013/2014-06-18-MSNBC-Reid.mp3">here</a>.']</strong></p><div class='signature'><p>— Scott Whitlock is Senior News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/scottjw" target="_blank">Follow Scott Whitlock on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/sensitive-msnbc-host-warns-viewers-about-someone-using-racial-slur-redskins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Joy Reid MSNBC Washington Redskins Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:11:53 +0000 scott.whitlock 46500 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC's Anti-Catholicism: Reid Warns of 'Catholic Justices...Asserting Their Religion' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-anti-catholicism-reid-warns-catholic-justicesasserting-their-religion <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> <p><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/2014-03-24-MSNBC-Reid_large.JPG" style="width: 240px; height: 134px; float: right; margin: 1px;" />On Tuesday, Hot Air's Ed Morrissey correctly <a href="http://hotair.com/archives/2014/03/25/video-msnbc-host-asks-whether-we-can-trust-catholic-justices-in-hobby-lobby-case/" target="_blank">pointed out</a> Joy Reid's implicit anti-Catholicism during the commentary segment that closed her MSNBC program on Monday.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Matthew Balan is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MatthewJLB" target="_blank">Follow Matthew Balan on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-anti-catholicism-reid-warns-catholic-justicesasserting-their-religion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Art & Entertainment Catholic Church contraception HHS Mandate Joy Reid MSNBC Supreme Court Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:30:20 +0000 matthew.balan 45832 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC's Joy Reid: GOP Bringing Up Clinton Lewinsky Affair 'Might Be the Definition of the War on Women' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-gop-bringing-clinton-lewinsky-affair-might-be-definition-war-women <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2014-01-27-MSNBC-TLW-Reid.jpg" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />On Monday's <em>The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell</em> on MSNBC, responding to Kentucky Republican Senator Rand Paul invoking former President Bill Clinton's behavior toward women, MSNBC contributor Joy Reid ridiculously asserted that linking Hillary Clinton to her husband's behavior "might be the definition of the war on woman, war on women to reduce Hillar</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-gop-bringing-clinton-lewinsky-affair-might-be-definition-war-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics Bill Clinton Hillary Clinton Joy Reid Monica Lewinsky MSNBC Rand Paul Tue, 28 Jan 2014 22:47:44 +0000 45410 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC's Sharpton: GOP 'Tanking the Economy,' 'Exploiting the Bad Problems They Caused' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-sharpton-gop-tanking-economy-exploiting-bad-problems-they-caused <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2014-01-15-MSNBC-PN-Sharpton.jpg" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />On Wednesday's <em>PoliticsNation</em>, MSNBC host Al Sharpton seemed to accuse Republicans of deliberately causing economic problems as "part of the plan" to attack President Obama during the midterm elections. Sharpton: "Republicans are the ones tanking the economy, and maybe that's part of the plan.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-sharpton-gop-tanking-economy-exploiting-bad-problems-they-caused" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics Al Sharpton economy Joy Reid MSNBC PoliticsNation Republicans Rush Limbaugh Thu, 16 Jan 2014 21:32:54 +0000 45319 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC Slams 'Right' Over 'Knockout Game' and IRS Scandal, 'Want to Stoke Issues of Race' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbc-slams-right-over-knockout-game-and-irs-scandal-want-stoke-issues-race <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2013-12-30-MSNBC-PN-Reid.jpg" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />On special edition of MSNBC's <em>PoliticsNation</em> on Monday in which a panel of MSNBC regulars selected awards for the year 2013, MSNBC contributor Joy Reid asserted that the "Knockout Game" was the "most overrated story of the year," as she complained that conservatives "went absolutely ballistic" and "wanted[ed] to stoke issues of race."<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbc-slams-right-over-knockout-game-and-irs-scandal-want-stoke-issues-race" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics Barack Obama Crime IRS Jimmy Williams Joy Reid Knockout Game Krystal Ball MSNBC Racism Tea Party Tue, 31 Dec 2013 16:30:28 +0000 45205 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC's Joy Reid Frets Obama Will Have to 'Placate' People Who Like 'Junk' Insurance http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-frets-obama-will-have-placate-people-who-junk-insurance <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2013-11-07-MSNBC-TLW-Reid.JPG" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />On Thursday's<em> The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell</em>, MSNBC political analyst Joy Reid condescended to people angry about their health insurance policies being cancelled as she fretted that President Obama may have to "placate" the "three to five percent" of people who apparently are not intelligent enough to realize the insurance they like is merely "ju</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-frets-obama-will-have-placate-people-who-junk-insurance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics Barack Obama Health Insurance Joy Reid MSNBC obamacare The Last Word Fri, 08 Nov 2013 22:00:51 +0000 44910 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC's Joy Reid Admits to 'Fuming,' Complains Christie 'Hypnotizes Reporters' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-admits-fuming-complains-christie-hypnotizes-reporters <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2013-11-06-MSNBC-AI-Reid.JPG" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />On the Wednesday's <em>All In with Chris Hayes</em>, MSNBC political analyst Joy Reid recalled that she was "fuming" during New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's reelection victory speech as she griped that the Republican governor "hypnotizes reporters" by appearing "so gosh darn every man."<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-admits-fuming-complains-christie-hypnotizes-reporters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics All In Barack Obama Chris Christie Chris Hayes Joy Reid MSNBC new jersey Republicans Thu, 07 Nov 2013 16:55:55 +0000 44899 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC's Reid: GOPers Find Clarence Thomas 'Better Than Other African-Americans' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-reid-gopers-find-clarence-thomas-better-other-african-americans <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2013-10-31-MSNBC-TLW-Reid.JPG" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />On Thursday's <em>The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell</em>, during a discussion of Republican Senator Ted Cruz's father, Rafael Cruz, making a birther joke about President Obama, MSNBC political analyst Joy Reid asserted that Republicans prefer minorities who "repudiate" political views supported by minorities.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-reid-gopers-find-clarence-thomas-better-other-african-americans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics Barack Obama Clarence Thomas Conservatives Joy Reid MSNBC Rafael Cruz Ted Cruz The Last Word Mon, 04 Nov 2013 19:31:41 +0000 44865 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC's Joy Reid: GOP 'Shot a Hostage' by Shutting Down the Government http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-gop-shot-hostage-shutting-down-government <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right; margin: 1px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2013-10-08-MSNBC-TLW-Reid.JPG" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />Appearing on the Tuesday, October 8, <em>The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell</em>, MSNBC political analyst Joy Reid, Managing Editor of NBC's TheGrio.com, asserted that Republicans are "taking hostages" and have "shot a hostage" as they "went ahead and shut the government down." She began her over the top metaphor:</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-gop-shot-hostage-shutting-down-government" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics congress Joy Reid MSNBC Republicans Wed, 09 Oct 2013 22:47:44 +0000 44684 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC's Joy Reid Links Rodeo Clown to GOP, 'Shrinking Down to Its Most Extreme Elements' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-links-rodeo-clown-gop-shrinking-down-its-most-extreme-elements <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2013-08-16-MSNBC-PN-Reid.JPG" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />On Friday's <em>PoliticsNation</em> show, during a segment in which host Al Sharpton linked the Obama rodeo clown in Missouri to alleged GOP extremism, MSNBC contributor Joy Reid declared that "the people who were whooping it up at that rodeo clown show are going to be all" the GOP have "got left," and went on to predict that the party is "shrinking down to its m</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-joy-reid-links-rodeo-clown-gop-shrinking-down-its-most-extreme-elements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics Al Sharpton Barack Obama Conservatives Joy Reid MSNBC Republicans Mon, 19 Aug 2013 20:15:26 +0000 44303 at http://www.mrc.org As Budget Fight Looms, the Vicious Smearing Begins; Opposing Obama Is All About Hate (and Racism) http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/budget-fight-looms-vicious-smearing-begins-opposing-obama-all-about-hate-and-racis <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 26, No. 15 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/Aug52013.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=784186" title="Aug52013.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>The 2013 Budget Battle: Let the Vicious Smearing Begin</strong></h3> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/budget-fight-looms-vicious-smearing-begins-opposing-obama-all-about-hate-and-racis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division Bob Schieffer cbs Chris Matthews Jonathan Alter Joy Reid MSNBC NBC obamacare Racism Tea Party terrorist Zimmerman verdict Fri, 02 Aug 2013 21:10:08 +0000 rich.noyes 44186 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC Resurrects Smear on FNC's O'Reilly, 'Racial Stereotyping' to 'Distract' from Gun Laws http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbc-resurrects-smear-fncs-oreilly-racial-stereotyping-distract-gun-laws <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2013-07-25-MSNBC-PN-Sharpton.JPG" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />On Thursday's <em>PoliticsNation</em> show, MSNBC's Al Sharpton used FNC host Bill O'Reilly's comments on the race issue from this week to resurrect a <a href="http://radioequalizer.blogspot.com/2007/09/bill-oreilly-harlem-restaurant-flap.html">2007 smear against O'Reilly</a> which mischaracterized him as being shocked to see patrons at a predominantly black </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbc-resurrects-smear-fncs-oreilly-racial-stereotyping-distract-gun-laws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Al Sharpton Bill O'Reilly FNC Joy Reid MSNBC Fri, 26 Jul 2013 22:53:57 +0000 44123 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC's Reid Charges Pro-Gun Groups 'Almost Creating a Wild West Atmosphere' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-reid-charges-pro-gun-groups-almost-creating-wild-west-atmosphere <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2013-07-16-MSNBC-PN-Reid.JPG" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />On the Tuesday, July 16, <em>PoliticsNation</em>, MSNBC contributor Joy Reid complained that pro-gun groups like the ALEC and the NRA are "almost creating a Wild West atmosphere" to protect gun owners. <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/msnbcs-reid-charges-pro-gun-groups-almost-creating-wild-west-atmosphere" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics Al Sharpton Florida George Zimmerna Guns Joy Reid MSNBC NRA Trayvon Martin Wed, 17 Jul 2013 22:13:20 +0000 44044 at http://www.mrc.org