Journalism

Six ‘J20’ Protesters Acquitted–But Brace For More 1st Amendment Attacks (Video)

Six ‘J20’ Protesters Acquitted–But Brace For More 1st Amendment Attacks (Video)

Apparently simply reporting the news today can get someone a criminal conspiracy charge. That is according to D.C. Superior Court Judge Lynn Leibovitz, who presided over the recent “J20” case. On January 20, 2017, during Donald Trump’s inauguration, 194 people were arrested and charged under the federal Riot Act. Many of them were peaceful demonstrators and journalists simply in the […]

Watch Scott Pelley’s AWESOME Responses To Trump’s Alternative Facts

Watch Scott Pelley’s AWESOME Responses To Trump’s Alternative Facts

When I was in journalism school at the University of North Carolina, I learned early on that calling a spade a spade isn’t showing bias. It’s doing what a good reporter is supposed to do–tell the truth. Lately, one mainstream media journalist has taken it to a new level–Scott Pelley, anchor of the “CBS Evening […]

Reuters Tells Reporters: Expect ‘Censorship’ ‘Physical Threats’ Covering Trump (TWEET)

Reuters Tells Reporters: Expect ‘Censorship’ ‘Physical Threats’ Covering Trump (TWEET)

Reuters Editor-in-Chief Steve Adler circulated a memo to the reporters of his worldwide news agency about how to handle reporting on President Donald Trump’s administration. His advice offers a scary glimpse into the hostility that reporters who state the facts can expect to face. Adler compares the Trump administration to some rather unflattering governments, including those […]

Most Students Don’t Know If News Is Faked (TWEET/VIDEO)

Most Students Don’t Know If News Is Faked (TWEET/VIDEO)

Think kids have a good eye for what’s true and what’s not? Not according to a recent study by Stanford University. The study details the 7,804 students from middle school to college, and is the biggest so far about how young people evaluate news online. The results so far do not suggest robust fact-checking abilities […]

Americans Don’t Trust Mainstream Media Like They Used To… This Is Why (VIDEOS)

Americans Don’t Trust Mainstream Media Like They Used To… This Is Why (VIDEOS)

There is a good chance that you do not trust the mainstream media – actually, a Gallup poll shows that about 32 percent of Americans has distrust towards the mainstream media. This poll surveyed individuals from various demographics, political affiliations, and attitudes. This poll didn’t target a specific form of media – the pool included […]

Got A Parent That Is Hooked On Fox News? Try This Trick To Unhook Them

Got A Parent That Is Hooked On Fox News? Try This Trick To Unhook Them

In addition to espousing disgusting opinions, Fox News offers very little facts and many falsehoods. One fact-checking website found that only 22 percent of the statements made on Fox News are true or mostly true. Several studies have concluded that regular Fox News viewers are the most uninformed news watchers. A young lady named Abby noticed that her […]

New York Post Displays Grossly Irresponsible Cover That SHOCKS The Country (VIDEO)

New York Post Displays Grossly Irresponsible Cover That SHOCKS The Country (VIDEO)

The New York Post wasted no time capitalizing on the shooting of police officers in Dallas and the killing of two innocent men of color in Louisiana and Minnesota this week with a cover that sparked outrage and disgust across the country. Friday’s cover: 4 cops killed in Dallas tragedy https://t.co/NpUskqqtLt pic.twitter.com/tlqx0P721y — New York Post […]

Al Jazeera Reporters Sentenced To 3 Years in Prison

Al Jazeera Reporters Sentenced To 3 Years in Prison

Al Jazeera reporters Mohamad Fahmy, Baher Mohamed, and Peter Greste have been sentenced to three years in prison. The Canadian-Egyptian, Egyptian, and Australian journalists were charged with being a part of a terrorist organization and “airing falsified footage intended to damage national security.” The sentencing has incited a massive outcry against the verdict, as well as disapprobation on the part […]

Legendary Anchorman Bob Simon Killed In Freak Vehicle Crash

Legendary Anchorman Bob Simon Killed In Freak Vehicle Crash

Longtime CBS newsman Bob Simon was killed in a car crash during the PM rush hour on Wednesday, February 11. The veteran television correspondent was 73, and known for his work on “60 Minutes.” He covered many foreign news assignments, including reportage from Vietnam during the Vietnam War. His work garnered many accolades, including 27 […]

High School Students Analyze Fox News Stories, Give Network An F

High School Students Analyze Fox News Stories, Give Network An F

In July 2014, Politifact found that Fox News was truthful only 18 percent of the time in statements that it made. Case in point: Fox News (I use the term loosely) and Bill O’Reilly sent one of their crack producers, Jesse Watters, to Vermont to expose the ?truth? about that liberal bastion. His “in-depth” reporting […]

Councilman Kirby Delauter, You Got Pwned

Councilman Kirby Delauter, You Got Pwned

We gotta talk, bro.   Pssst. Hey, Kirby. Kirb. Kirb Man. Ahem, Councilman Delauter. Step over here a minute, would you? We have something to talk about. Look, bro, I get it, I do. You got elected as a Frederick County, Maryland council member. You got your head all jacked up by your tea party […]

Nun Shames Fox News With Thought-Provoking Reza Aslan Interview (VIDEOS)

Nun Shames Fox News With Thought-Provoking Reza Aslan Interview (VIDEOS)

Long before the Fox propaganda machine created the controversy that could be known as “Reza-gate,” there was another interview that until Thursday had gone almost unnoticed by the media. Two weeks ago, religious scholar Reza Aslan interviewed with Sister Rose Pacatte of Ignation News Network (INN) on her show INNdustry with Sr. Rose.