Not an ordinary election: News media rewrites playbook for ‘liar’ Trump

30 September 2016, 6:16 pm

(AFP Photo) Five weeks from election day, the gloves are off between Donald Trump and the media, with American news outlets going so far as to call the Republican White House nominee a “liar” on their news pages. Trump is facing a new level of scrutiny ...... Read More »

Media Hails Shimon Peres as Man of Peace — But Doesn’t Bother to Ask Arabs

30 September 2016, 5:07 pm

Former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres’s death unleashed an outpouring of adoration from American media outlets, with major newspapers and broadcast media calling Peres a great man of peace, almost exclusively quoting Israelis and Americans who ...... Read More »

News media rewrites playbook for 'liar' Trump

30 September 2016, 11:02 am

Washington (AFP) - Five weeks from election day, the gloves are off between Donald Trump and the media, with American news outlets going so far as to call the Republican White House nominee a "liar" on their news pages. Trump is facing a new level of ...... Read More »

The Largest Prison Strike in History is Being Largely Ignored by Major Media Outlets

30 September 2016, 10:55 am

A labor strike in prisons in more than 24 states began on Sept. 9, on the 45th anniversary of the Attica prison uprising, but it has yet to get any mention in The New York Times, The Washington Post, NBC News, ABC News, MSNBC, Fox News, CNN or NPR.... Read More »

Media rushes to discount claims of Google bias

30 September 2016, 9:48 am

Mainstream media outlets this week moved to discount Donald Trump's allegation that Google manipulated search results to favor Hillary Clinton, and called it a "conspiracy" contrived by the Russian media, ignoring similar reports that appeared in American ...... Read More »

Miami non-party candidate sues FCC, media outlets over U.S. Senate debate exclusion

30 September 2016, 8:28 am

With Libertarian Gary Johnson and the Green Party's Jill Stein making national headlines as alternatives to the Republican and Democrat presidential nominees, it's been quite the year for railing against the two-party system. A candidate in Florida's U.S ...... Read More »

Local media outlets mistakenly think Florida cop sent a 'Sorry I tased you' cake

30 September 2016, 6:55 am

If you happen to be following these local news outlets, then you might have seen a story today about a cop sending a "Sorry I tased you" cake to a Florida woman. Officer Michael Wohler used a Taser on Stephanie Byron of Pensacola in mid-2015, after the two ...... Read More »

Sept. 30 major Kenyan media outlets

30 September 2016, 3:17 am

— Kenya joins campaign against the planned Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement between the U.S. and 12 Asian states for fear of losing the current trade pacts with the country. (Daily Nation) — Hopes for Kenya being on track in electoral reforms dim as ...... Read More »

Trump continues overnight Twitter rant against the media

30 September 2016, 3:05 am

Trump also accused her of starring in pornographic films, a claim that other media outlets have investigated and found to be false.... Read More »

Why Don’t Media Outlets Get Out of the Online Polling Business Entirely?

26 September 2016, 9:00 pm

Of course, journalists immediately pushed back on these claims, looking down on at the gullible Trumpkins who thought those polls mattered and acting indignant whenever their outlet was cited on Trump’s behalf. But for all the demands that the ...... Read More »

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