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Mainstream Media Already Has Headlines Written: Elizabeth Warren is Big Winner in First Debates

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 9:00am 6/26/2019 at 9:00am
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The first Democratic debates are tonight and tomorrow, and the media is already dropping not-so-subtle hints about who will win the debates. Get ready for multiple reports about Elizabeth Warren’s impressive performance.

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Condoleezza Rice Rejects Notion that Race Relations are Worse Under Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 10:00am 6/22/2019 at 10:00am
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Condoleezza Rice was interviewed on the Today Show this week and discussed a variety of topics, including her experiences as a black woman growing up in a very different America.

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German State Broadcaster Blocked Me For Objecting To Their Citing An Antisemitic Politician

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 1:00pm 6/20/2019 at 1:00pm
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As an Indian journalist living in Germany, I often analyze German media coverage for the Legal Insurrection and other publications. Germany’s state-run international broadcaster Deutsche Welle and its English language service DW News have been a go-to source for news related to state policy, official comments and statistics.

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REPORT: Trump to Live-Tweet First Democrat Debate

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 7:15pm 6/18/2019 at 7:15pm
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The Democrats have no one to blame but themselves for this one.

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, President Trump plans to live tweet the first Democrat presidential debate. Because

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Yes, Donald Trump, Jr. and Eric Trump Paid Their Irish Pub Tab

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 16, 2019 at 4:15pm 6/16/2019 at 4:15pm
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Despite media headlines to the contrary, Donald Trump, Jr. and Eric Trump did pay their bar tab in Ireland and were lauded by locals as “so nice.”

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If Trump “Might” Accept Foreign Info on Opponents and Obama Actually Did, Who’s Guilty of What?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 6:00pm 6/15/2019 at 6:00pm
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Trump-Deranged Democrats and their media cohorts, along with the remaining dregs of the #NeverTrump contingent, have their dander up over President Trump answering a hypothetical posed to him by Clinton stooge George Stephanopoulos.

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Media Declares Speculation About Biden’s Health Off-Limits After Speculating About Trump’s Mental Health

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 7:00am 6/11/2019 at 7:00am
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The Daily Beast recently came under fire for investigating and ultimately outing a private citizen for the crime of sharing a video that makes fun of Nancy Pelosi.

Now they are claiming that speculating about Joe Biden’s health is out of bounds.

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What the media is getting wrong about Gibson’s Bakery libel verdict against Oberlin College

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 10, 2019 at 3:00pm 6/10/2019 at 3:00pm

Monday morning, Professor Jacobson joined The Michael Berry Show to discuss the recent verdict, awarding $11 million to Gibson’s Bakery, who sued the college claiming defamation.

During the interview, Professor Jacobson dismembered what’s becoming national media spin — that the case was actually a case about campus free speech. As Jacobson...

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2020 Dem Hopeful Pete Buttigieg has Large Amount of College Debt

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 10, 2019 at 10:00am 6/10/2019 at 10:00am
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The Associated Press report below is a classic example of media bias. Note how the issue is framed, right from the headline.

The subtext is clear. Buttigieg’s failure to pay off his student loans is a good thing because it brings focus to...

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U. Michigan Offering Course on Media Bias and Fake News in the Age of Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 10:00am 6/6/2019 at 10:00am
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It’s about time someone thought to offer a course on this topic. There’s so much material to work with!

Campus Reform reports:

UMich offers course on fake news coverage of Trump

The University of Michigan is offering a course during the fall 2019 semester on bias and inaccurate reporting in the news media, specifically...

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Poll: Americans Believe Fake News is a Bigger Threat Than Illegal Immigration, Terrorism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 5:00pm 6/5/2019 at 5:00pm

We have witnessed the mainstream media collapse due to Trump Derangement Syndrome, but I have also seen people on Facebook share supposedly conservative news that is also not true.

Fake news has made it hard to trust the news. Who do we believe? What do we believe? If we do not have...

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The Daily Beast Doxxes Man Who Allegedly Posted “Drunk Pelosi” Viral Video

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 3, 2019 at 5:00pm 6/3/2019 at 5:00pm
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Remember when the media was supposed to function as the fourth estate, protecting the people from the government? It was great while it lasted. Now media, in this case The Daily Beast, is thrilled to announce they sought out a private citizen who posted a viral video portray...

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New York Times Reportedly Doesn’t Want Its (Partisan) Reporters on Partisan Cable Shows

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 31, 2019 at 3:00pm 5/31/2019 at 3:00pm
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Vanity Fair reported that The New York Times, often criticized for leftist leanings, told its newsroom that reporters cannot appear on partisan news shows.

The news came out after the newspaper made finance editor David Enrich cancel an appearance on Rachel Maddow’s show on MSNBC.

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MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace Lobs Softballs to Beto: “What can we do better?”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 10:00am 5/25/2019 at 10:00am
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Robert “Beto” O’Rourke’s recent town hall event on CNN was a total bust. Luckily for him, MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace wants to know how people in the media can help his flailing campaign.

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The NY Times’ embarrassing attempt to make Trump’s old tax returns a big story

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 7:45pm 5/9/2019 at 7:45pm

Does anyone really care about the NY Times’ news concerning Trump’s 1985-1994 federal taxes?

I’m not even sure that the Times actually cares all that much at this point, although they must be hopeful that their publication of the information will hurt Trump.

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Double Standard: McCain Was Too Old in 2008, but Biden and Bernie Are Not in 2020

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 9:00am 5/8/2019 at 9:00am

In the months before the 2008 election, John McCain was 72 years old. Democrats, the media, and even the Obama campaign made McCain’s age an issue. Today, Joe Biden is 76 years old, Bernie Sanders is 77 years old, and the defense of their old age has already begun.

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Media Called Out for Lumping Louis Farrakhan in with other Far Right Provocateurs

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 5:00pm 5/2/2019 at 5:00pm
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Thursday, Facebook announced several right-wing provocateurs had been kicked off their platform. Louis Farrakhan, raging anti-semite and hate monger was lumped in with the rest of the crowd in several headlines.
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