attacks http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2389/all en George Soros: Media Mogul http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/george-soros-media-mogul <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 class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/iris-somberg">Iris Somberg</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a title="George Soros and the Media: Executive Summary" href="http://www.mrc.org/bmi/reports/2011/George_Soros_Media_Mogul2.html">Read the Executive Summary</a></p> <p><a title="Top Journalists that Serve on Soros-Funded Boards" href="http://www.mrc.org/bmi/reports/2011/Top_Journalists_that_Serve_on_SorosFunded__Boards_of_Directors_or_Advisers.html">Read Top Journalists that Serve on Soros-Funded Boards</a></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/george-soros-media-mogul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports MRC Business 2009 2010 abc agenda alternet amanpour american anti attacking attacks author back beck big billion billionaire blog board boards book brave called center chamber charity claim CNN columbia community connections conservative Conservatives consortium david Democracy detailed directors downie echo editor Editorial empire find forms foundation foundations Fox free fund funded funding funds gave george global government greenwald group huffington impact included includes including independent industry influence institute integrity interest interests investigations investigative journalism Journalists leading left liberal list made mainstream major makes member members million millions money month murdoch nation national network news newspapers NPR numerous open operation operations organization organizations outlets page people political politics post president Press prize professional program progress progressive project prominent propublica public radio reach readers received report Reporters reporting rupert school service show site society soros sources start states stations stories story study support syndicate tax ties top united university washington web work world wrote year york Mon, 15 Aug 2011 20:59:00 +0000 admin 2081 at http://www.mrc.org Numbers Don't Lie: "Daily Show's" Stewart Hammers Right Nearly Four Times More than Left http://www.mrc.org/articles/numbers-dont-lie-daily-shows-stewart-hammers-right-nearly-four-times-more-left <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/erin-brown">Erin Brown</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>It was contentious and dramatic. On Sunday, June 19, "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RwyUdBp-cck">grilled funnyman Jon Stewart</a> on his obvious liberal bias and Stewart replied, "… there is not a designed ideological agenda on my part to affect partisan change ..."</p> <br /> <p>The exchange got heated when Stewart held that line, telling Wallace, "You can't understand, because of the world you live in, that there is not a designed, ideological agenda on my part to affect partisan change, because that's the soup you swim in."</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/numbers-dont-lie-daily-shows-stewart-hammers-right-nearly-four-times-more-left" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Politics agenda attacks bachmann bachmanns broadcast choice daily Fox fun gay hits ideological john left mccain news partisan segment show stewart stewarts sunday wallace Mon, 18 Jul 2011 17:29:00 +0000 admin 2149 at http://www.mrc.org A Study in Character Assassination: How the TV Networks Have Portrayed Sarah Palin as Dunce or Demon http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/study-character-assassination-how-tv-networks-have-portrayed-sarah-palin-dunce-or-de <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/cmi-staff">CMI Staff</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>In just one month, the percentage of Americans who viewed GOP vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin unfavorably soared from 32 percent to 49 percent, according to a new survey. Might hostile media coverage account for Palin's skyrocketing unfavorable rating?</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/study-character-assassination-how-tv-networks-have-portrayed-sarah-palin-dunce-or-de" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports MRC Culture abc abcs aired Alaska america anchor andrea asked attack attacks Ayers back barack Biden campaign candidate cbs clip clips CMI conservative Conservatives correspondent country couric coverage criticism criticizing david days Debate elements evening fey good GOP government governor guthrie intellect Interview joe john katie line live make mccain mccains mitchell morning NBC nbcs negative network networks neutral news night Nightline nightly nominee noted obama obamas october Palin palins parodies people percent performance period played positive presidential problem public qualifications ran report reported reporter sarah saturday sees segments september shes show snl Snow stated stories study talk taxes Terrorists tina Today unfavorable vice wright Tue, 11 Nov 2008 01:16:00 +0000 admin 31532 at http://www.mrc.org Tilting the Terror Polls http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/tilting-terror-polls <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/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal"><!--- insert text here ---> </span></p><p>There are times when you watch the TV news that you wonder if the 2004 election is over yet. All the arguments that the Kerry campaign tried to use against George W. Bush on the war in Iraq and the war on terror are still being pounded. It's as if the liberal Democrat-media complex still can't get over the fact that Kerry lost, and can't accept that perhaps the election returns meant that the public endorsed Bush's record of defending the country.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/tilting-terror-polls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division attacks facetimes fontppfont percent president Tue, 15 Nov 2005 05:00:00 +0000 4244 at http://www.mrc.org Sandy Berger "Disrupted" Millennium Terror Plot? - July 23, 2004 - TimesWatch.org http://www.mrc.org/articles/sandy-berger-disrupted-millennium-terror-plot-july-23-2004-timeswatchorg <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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Times Watch for July 23, 2004 </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/sandy-berger-disrupted-millennium-terror-plot-july-23-2004-timeswatchorg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch attacks millennium report Sun, 04 Dec 2011 00:46:25 +0000 admin 4986 at http://www.mrc.org The 9-11 Report: Overreaching to Blame Bush - June 17, 2004 - TimesWatch.org http://www.mrc.org/articles/9-11-report-overreaching-blame-bush-june-17-2004-timeswatchorg <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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Times Watch for June 17, 2004 </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/9-11-report-overreaching-blame-bush-june-17-2004-timeswatchorg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch attacks between commiion report Sun, 04 Dec 2011 00:44:04 +0000 admin 4958 at http://www.mrc.org Some Outlets Distort and Exaggerate Meaning of August 2001 Memo --4/12/2004 http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/some-outlets-distort-and-exaggerate-meaning-august-2001-memo-4122004 <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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p> <b><font face="Arial"> <br /> </font> </b><b>1.</b> <a href="#1"><b>Some Outlets Distort and Exaggerate Meaning of August 2001 Memo </b></a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/some-outlets-distort-and-exaggerate-meaning-august-2001-memo-4122004" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division administration attacks before president september Mon, 12 Apr 2004 04:00:00 +0000 33409 at http://www.mrc.org NEWSWEEK'S FINEMAN ADMITS THE MEDIA ARE CODDLING LOSER GORE http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/newsweeks-fineman-admits-media-are-coddling-loser-gore <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &quot;THE ATTACKS ON BUSH WOULD BE ABSOLUTELY VICIOUS&quot; </div> </div> </div> <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/tim-graham">Tim Graham</a> </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/qt1128wpd.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=1113608" title="qt1128wpd.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal"> - </span><i>Newsweek</i> Washington bureau reporter and MSNBC analyst Howard Fineman let it slip out this morning: The liberal media's double standard is benefiting Al Gore as the Democrat tries desperately to spin his way from defeat to victory. </p><p> - Fineman was a guest this morning on radio's Imus in the Morning, simulcast on MSNBC, when host Don Imus asked the question that most liberal reporters dread: What if the roles were reversed? </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/newsweeks-fineman-admits-media-are-coddling-loser-gore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division attacks fineman Tue, 28 Nov 2000 05:00:00 +0000 admin 2676 at http://www.mrc.org