Posts Tagged ‘liberal bias’

Fear And Balanced: How Fox News Uses White Anxiety To Its Advantage

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We are becoming a rainbow nation. In 1960, our population was 85% white, by 2060, it will be 43% white. Frankly, that is freaking out a lot of older people. – Paul Taylor, author of “The Next America” We are witness to what happens when the old guard of the American population slowly recedes from…
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Liberal Media Bias? Welcome to Reality. Or Would You Prefer ‘Truthiness’ Instead?

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To say there is a sizable liberal bias in the media is to show how far the conservative movement has dragged this country to the right in the past 30 years. I’m talking politically, not socially. The country is on a progressive liberal march as always when it comes to social issues. The issues conservatives rail…
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Reality Has A Well-Known Liberal Bias, And So Do Our Values

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now with 99% more liberal bias – tagline of The Left Call “reality has a well-known liberal bias” – Stephen Colbert The above quote is from Stephen Colbert’s performance at the 2006 White House Correspondents Dinner. The full context is, “Now, I know there are some polls out there saying this man has a 32% approval…
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The Effects Of False Equivalence and Media Bias Charges

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This story is a follow-up to The Left Call story from earlier today – The Left-Right False Equivalence Media Failure. Today PolitiFact – a site I usually trust for unbiased, untainted facts – gave me a reason to suspect they are part of the failure of the media that I called out in my story…
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Fox Narratives, False News

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That Fox News has an agenda fueled by the deep-pocketed conservative movement is well, old news to liberals and progressives. Fox News acts more like a propaganda mouthpiece to the Republican Party than it does a legitimate news organization. That does not mean everything presented on Fox News is factually inaccurate. There are stories reported…
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