pro-life http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/3115/all en Will Media Show Berserk Pro-Abortion Protestors Blocking Pro-Life March? http://www.mrc.org/articles/will-media-show-berserk-pro-abortion-protestors-blocking-pro-life-march <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Left-wing activists arrested, say poor woman &#039;should get a f---ing abortion.&#039; </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/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/VMpKaKLnfgU" width="560" height="315" frameborder="0"></iframe></p><p><i>Editor’s Note: This story includes some language that might be considered offensive.</i></p> <p>It’s hundreds of thousands of pro-lifers versus 75 pro-abortion protesters – but whose message will the <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/katie-yoder/2014/10/23/top-10-ways-media-spin-abortion-moral-social-good">abortion-fawning</a> media choose to focus on? </p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/will-media-show-berserk-pro-abortion-protestors-blocking-pro-life-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Family Health Abortion March for Life pro-abortion pro-life Fri, 23 Jan 2015 02:49:22 +0000 dan.gainor 48079 at http://www.mrc.org 57 Pro-life Youth Hold Die-In on White House Lawn http://www.mrc.org/articles/57-pro-life-youth-hold-die-white-house-lawn <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Star Parker calls out ‘post-abortive’ media. </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/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/jkKJRVoH8Mc" width="520" height="293" frameborder="0"></iframe></p><p>Are members of the media “post-abortive?”&nbsp;</p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/57-pro-life-youth-hold-die-white-house-lawn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Faith Family life March or Life pro-life Star Parker Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:15:57 +0000 dan.gainor 48070 at http://www.mrc.org Warren Buffett: The Billion-Dollar King of Abortion http://www.mrc.org/articles/warren-buffett-billion-dollar-king-abortion <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ‘Oracle of Omaha’ gave $1.2 billion to support pro-abortion groups. </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/mike-ciandella">Mike Ciandella</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p><p>They say the key to<img style="border: 2px solid black; float: right;" src="/sites/default/files/uploads/Buffett%20Graphic%20FINAL%202.JPG" alt="Buffett funding" height="137" width="243" /> successful investing is diversification. But Berkshire Hathaway Chairman &amp; CEO Warren Buffett, the billionaire investor known as the &nbsp;“Oracle of Omaha,” is a one-issue man -- and that issue is abortion. </p><div class='signature'><p>— Mike Ciandella is MRC Business Senior Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@mikeciandella" target="_blank">Follow Mike Ciandella on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/warren-buffett-billion-dollar-king-abortion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Business Family Health Media Abortion Gosnell Planned Parenthood pro-life Warren Buffett Tue, 13 May 2014 12:27:02 +0000 dan.gainor 46231 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Skip Audio of IRS Official Lecturing Pro-Life Group: Don't 'Force Your Beliefs' on People http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-skip-audio-irs-official-lecturing-pro-life-group-dont-force-your-beliefs-people <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>A pro-life legal group on Monday released audio footage of an Internal Revenue Service agent telling them, "You cannot force your religion or force your beliefs on someone else." Yet, ABC, NBC and CBS all have ignored the story so far. In the audio, IRS agent Sherry Wan lectured, "...You have to know your boundaries."</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-skip-audio-irs-official-lecturing-pro-life-group-dont-force-your-beliefs-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Abortion IRS pro-life Sean Hannity Thu, 13 Jun 2013 14:07:08 +0000 scott.whitlock 43788 at http://www.mrc.org Still Only 12–15 Reporters at Gosnell Trial http://www.mrc.org/articles/still-only-12%E2%80%9315-reporters-gosnell-trial <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York Times claims press drawn to court, but reality is far different. </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/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>When it comes to the trial of abortionist doctor Kermit Gosnell, the media play a “now you see me, now you don't” game.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/still-only-12%E2%80%9315-reporters-gosnell-trial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Family Government Health Abortion Gosnell media pro-life Thu, 18 Apr 2013 16:15:24 +0000 dan.gainor 43229 at http://www.mrc.org Dance of Death: Sundance Worships Abortionist Involved In Botched Abortion http://www.mrc.org/articles/dance-death-sundance-worships-abortionist-involved-botched-abortion <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> LeRoy Carhart, Jennifer Morbelli’s abortion ‘doctor, stars in Sundance film. </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/katie-yoder">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Sundance glorified adultery, porn, and sex with minors during the 2013 Sundance Festival, but now another topic received excruciating recognition: death.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/dance-death-sundance-worships-abortionist-involved-botched-abortion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Abortion life pro-life sundance Mon, 18 Feb 2013 22:42:37 +0000 dan.gainor 42678 at http://www.mrc.org Virtual Reality! Networks Cover Manti Te’o 521 Times More than March for Life http://www.mrc.org/bias-numbers/virtual-reality-networks-cover-manti-teo-521-times-more-march-life <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ABC, CBS, NBC devote nearly two-and-a-half hours to fictional girlfriend; just 17 seconds to event 500,000 attend. </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/katie-yoder">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Fact usually triumphs over fiction – except on TV news. The major networks have been obsessed with Manti Te’o’s fantasy football story of a fictional girlfriend. But when 500,000 people showed up in Washington to speak out for the unborn, it was barely a footnote. ABC, CBS, and NBC devoted close to two-and-a-half hours (147 minutes and 43 seconds) to the Te’o fiasco and just 17 seconds to the Washington, D.C., March for Life.</p> <p>That’s 521 times more coverage for Te’o and a girlfriend who never even existed.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-numbers/virtual-reality-networks-cover-manti-teo-521-times-more-march-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bias by the Numbers MRC Culture Constitution Faith Family Abortion Manti Te'o March for Life pro-life Tue, 29 Jan 2013 14:50:49 +0000 dan.gainor 42408 at http://www.mrc.org Comic Book ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ Decides to Slay Her Child http://www.mrc.org/articles/comic-book-%E2%80%98buffy-vampire-slayer%E2%80%99-decides-slay-her-child <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Latest in series of pro-abortion pieces by entertainment industry. </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/paul-wilson-joe-and-betty-anderlik-fellow-culture-and-media">Paul Wilson, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The entertainment industry has begun to exhibit an increasingly pro-abortion agenda. A Feb. 8 <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/life/comics/story/2012-02-08/buffy-the-vampire-slayer-comic-book-series/53002192/1">USA Today article</a> examined the latest example of a member of the entertainment industry promoting abortion. In season 9 of the comic book series “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” the main character, Buffy, decides to have an abortion.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/comic-book-%E2%80%98buffy-vampire-slayer%E2%80%99-decides-slay-her-child" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Life Abortion Buffy comic book life pro-life Mon, 13 Feb 2012 21:20:25 +0000 dan.gainor 39123 at http://www.mrc.org NBC Still Ignoring Planned Parenthood Sting, Despite House Vote to Defund http://www.mrc.org/articles/nbc-still-ignoring-planned-parenthood-sting-despite-house-vote-defund <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/matt-philbin">Matt Philbin</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>You can lead a network to a story, but you can't make it report. Certainly not if the story reveals the disturbing truth about one of liberalism's sacrosanct institutions - the largest abortion-provider in the United States. The broadcast networks' coverage of the scandal and potential defunding of Planned Parenthood by the House of Representatives has been disgraceful.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/nbc-still-ignoring-planned-parenthood-sting-despite-house-vote-defund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Family Life Politics Abortion action days jackiespeie karl LiveAction network networks pimp planned PlannedParenthood pro-choice pro-life prostitute released report reported representatives righttolife Scandal story Video Fri, 25 Feb 2011 01:11:00 +0000 admin 2184 at http://www.mrc.org CBS Hypes: 'Doctors Who Perform Abortions Fear for Their Lives' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cbs-hypes-doctors-who-perform-abortions-fear-their-lives <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/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-10-28-CBS-Couric.jpg" /></div><p>On Tuesday's CBS Evening News, anchor Katie Couric warned of violence against abortion doctors, based flyers being circulated by a pro-life group: <b>"Their pictures are showing up on posters. Now doctors who perform abortions fear for their lives."</b> The posters in question did not call for any violence whatsoever. <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cbs-hypes-doctors-who-perform-abortions-fear-their-lives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Abortion BiasAlert cbs EveningNews KatieCouric liberalmediabias MichelleMiller pro-life Protests Thu, 28 Oct 2010 14:05:00 +0000 36858 at http://www.mrc.org 'Rachel Maddow Show': Stupak Abortion Stance '15 Minutes of Fame' http://www.mrc.org/articles/rachel-maddow-show-stupak-abortion-stance-15-minutes-fame <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/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >What's a principled stance on the life of an unborn fetus if it means achieving the be-all and end-all victory for liberal ideologues – a government intrusion into health care? According to The Nation's Chris Hayes, it's just “one giant obstacle.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/rachel-maddow-show-stupak-abortion-stance-15-minutes-fame" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Life Abortion BartStupak MSNBC pro-abortion pro-life RachelMaddow Wed, 10 Mar 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 29114 at http://www.mrc.org Washington Post Profiles Abortion Doctor Helping 'Meet Need' in South Dakota http://www.mrc.org/articles/washington-post-profiles-abortion-doctor-helping-meet-need-south-dakota <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/sarah-knoploh">Sarah Knoploh</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >The Washington Post's Peter Slevin lauded abortion doctor Carol Ball on Feb. 26, for bravely traveling to perform elective abortions in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:state w:st="on">South Dakota</st1:state></st1:place> when no doctors in state will.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/washington-post-profiles-abortion-doctor-helping-meet-need-south-dakota" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Life Abortion carolball Medicine peterslevin pro-choice pro-life southdakota WashingtonPost Fri, 26 Feb 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 29124 at http://www.mrc.org Plans for Tebow Pro-Life Super Bowl Ad May Irk QB's Critics http://www.mrc.org/articles/plans-tebow-pro-life-super-bowl-ad-may-irk-qbs-critics <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/matt-philbin">Matt Philbin</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>With his unconventional pass delivery and a physical style that seems just as comfortable running the ball anyway, some wonder if <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:placetype w:st="on">University</st1:placetype> of <st1:placename w:st="on">Florida</st1:placename></st1:place> star quarterback Tim Tebow will achieve NFL glory. But the public just may get to see the story of the Heisman Trophy winner and unapologetically Christian impact pro football's biggest game of the year.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/plans-tebow-pro-life-super-bowl-ad-may-irk-qbs-critics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Media Christianity FocusontheFamily football HuffingtonPost nfl pro-life superbowl timtebow Mon, 04 Jan 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 29173 at http://www.mrc.org ABC Perpetuates Myth of Violent Pro-Lifers http://www.mrc.org/articles/abc-perpetuates-myth-violent-pro-lifers <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/colleen-raezler">Colleen Raezler</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >It's standard journalistic practice to put the most important information at the very beginning of an article. For ABC News<st1:personname w:st="on">,</st1:personname> it appeared the most pertinent facts about Irene Vilar<st1:personname w:st="on">,</st1:personname> a woman who had 15 abortions in 16 years<st1:personname w:st="on">,</st1:personname> were her fears about how pro-life activists would receive her new book<st1:personname w:st="on">,</st1:personname> “Impossible Motherhood.”  </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/abc-perpetuates-myth-violent-pro-lifers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Life abc Abortion MediaBias pro-life Mon, 21 Sep 2009 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28552 at http://www.mrc.org CBS Skips Murder of Pro-Life Activist; ABC Sees 'Flip Side' to Killing of Abortionist Tiller http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cbs-skips-murder-pro-life-activist-abc-sees-flip-side-killing-abortionist-tiller <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/rich-noyes">Rich Noyes</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://media.eyeblast.org/newsbusters/static/2009/09/2009-09-11-ABC-Bury.jpg" /></div><p>Katie Couric's <i>CBS Evening News</i> on Friday omitted any mention of the murder of pro-life activist Jim Pouillon in Michigan, despite having discussed the murder of abortionist George Tiller on the June 1, June 2 and June 9 newscasts (and then referencing the killing as a recent "hate crime" in a June 10 report on the shooting at Washington, D.C.'s Holocaust Museum). <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cbs-skips-murder-pro-life-activist-abc-sees-flip-side-killing-abortionist-tiller" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Abortion BiasAlert cbs CharlesGibson ChrisBury EveningNews JimPouillon liberalmediabias NBC pro-life WorldNews Sat, 12 Sep 2009 20:06:00 +0000 35096 at http://www.mrc.org