India http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/7592/all en Snowbound Networks Devote 17+ Minutes to Climate Change http://www.mrc.org/articles/snowbound-networks-devote-17-minutes-climate-change <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> In month of brutal cold, heavy snows and snowiest February for Boston, nets maintain warming obsession. </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/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">Just a year after The New York Times Sunday Review piece warned of <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/sunday/the-end-of-snow.html?_r=0">“The End of Snow?,”</a> the East Coast was once again bracing for frigid temperatures and a major snowfall.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Julia A. Seymour is Assistant Managing Editor for MRC Business at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BizMediaJulia" target="_blank">Follow Julia A. 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Near the end Friedman ended his tribute to American optimism with an arbitrary attack on Fox News.<br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/thomas-friedman-slams-fox-tv-spreading-hate-and-venom-towards-obama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch BarackObama FoxNews India liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias ThomasFriedman TimesWatch Wed, 10 Nov 2010 19:50:00 +0000 admin 7931 at http://www.mrc.org Overlooked: Obama to Speak at U.S. Chamber-Sponsored 'Business Summit' in Mumbai http://www.mrc.org/articles/overlooked-obama-speak-us-chamber-sponsored-business-summit-mumbai <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>When the likes of <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/noel-sheppard/2010/10/schieffer-mocks-axelrod-complaining-about-gop-ad-dollars-%E2%80%98-best-you-can-do%E2%80%99"></a>CBS “Face the Nation” moderator Bob Schieffer and <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/09/us/politics/09donate.html?_r=2"></a>The New York Times are calling out the Obama White House on its efforts to villainize the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, you have to know something is up.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/overlooked-obama-speak-us-chamber-sponsored-business-summit-mumbai" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business International ChamberofCommerce India obama Wed, 13 Oct 2010 10:29:00 +0000 admin 27062 at http://www.mrc.org 'Nightly News' Perplexed by TARP-Recipients Lending to Foreign Countries http://www.mrc.org/articles/nightly-news-perplexed-tarp-recipients-lending-foreign-countries <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>Global banks lending money to other countries including “the playground of the <st1:place w:st="on">Middle East</st1:place>” angered Congressmen, but Lisa Myers investigation didn’t point out that those critics of how the banks lent money voted for TARP (Troubled Asset Relief Program) in the first place.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/nightly-news-perplexed-tarp-recipients-lending-foreign-countries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business International bailoutfunds Banking BankofAmerica China Citigroup creditfreeze DennisKucinich DowJones Dubai ElijahCummings finance globalization India JimCramer JPMorganChase KatieCouric LisaMyers MarkSouder NBC NightlyNews PatrickKennedy TARP worldbanking Thu, 12 Mar 2009 14:58:20 +0000 admin 26911 at http://www.mrc.org Media Try to Cool Down Oil Drilling Fever http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-try-cool-down-oil-drilling-fever <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/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     Recent polls from Reuters/Zogby, Gallup and Rasmussen revealed that a majority of Americans support increased domestic oil drilling and refining, yet many in the news media have continued to find fault with that approach. </p> <br /> <p >     Instead of reporting the issue in a neutral manner, the media have promoted the views of environmentalists, complained that it would take “years” until more oil is available, and misled the public about so-called “idle” oil fields already leased to companies by the government.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-try-cool-down-oil-drilling-fever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Energy alternative ANWR China drilling fuel gas green India mccain obama ocean offshore oil power prices solar wind Wed, 25 Jun 2008 19:21:01 +0000 admin 26090 at http://www.mrc.org Trade Secrets http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/trade-secrets <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/charles-simpson">Charles Simpson</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bmi/reports/2005/Trade_Secrets_Executive_Summary.html">See Executive Summary </a></p> <br /> <p>CNN promotes “Lou Dobbs Tonight” as “news, debate and opinion.” But it doesn’t explain that Dobbs defines those words his own unique way. “News” is often economic distortions presented as fact. “Debate” doesn’t always mean that both sides get to comment. And, for Dobbs, opinion is something injected into every aspect of a news report.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/trade-secrets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports MRC Business 2004 2005 account afl agreement airbus america american april association balance basis benefits billion broadcast build bush business cafta call called Cato central cheap China chinese christine citizens clothing CNN Comment companies congress contract cost Costs countries country created critics currency Debate Deficit deficits Delta devoted Dobbs dobbss dollar economic economies economy evidence explained export exporting exports fact facts fair foreign free GDP global good goods government grew group groups growing growth high higher important Imports India industries industry Insourcing institute investment job jobs journalism june Labor large largest led Lisa lost Lou made maintenance make making manufacturers manufacturing March market markets members million NAFTA national news noted number open organization outsourcing overseas partner people percent point policy political process products program quotas rate reality relied report romans runs show simply site skilled states stories story sylvester Tariffs tech textile tonight trade trading truth tucker unemployment Union Unions unite united washington work workers world wrong year years Tue, 23 Aug 2005 00:44:00 +0000 admin 30544 at http://www.mrc.org