L. Brent Bozell III

Lecturer, syndicated columnist to more than 50 newspapers around the country, television commentator, debater, marketer, businessman, author, publisher and activist, L. Brent Bozell III is one of the most outspoken and effective national leaders in the conservative movement today.

Founder and President of the Media Research Center, Mr. Bozell runs the largest media watchdog organization in America. Since its launch in 1987, the MRC has developed the largest video archive in the world; the popular NewsBusters.org blog site; the CNSNews.com internet news service; the Business and Media Institute; and the Culture and Media Institute. The MRC has over 500,000 members nationwide.

In 2010, Mr. Bozell founded ForAmerica, an organization committed to restoring America to its founding principles. In less than a year ForAmerica has grown to over 1.5 million Facebook followers. In 1998, Mr. Bozell founded and was the first president of the Parents Television Council, the largest group in America dedicated to a restoring responsibility to Hollywood. Before founding the MRC, Mr. Bozell was the finance director and later the president of the National Political Action Committee.

Mr. Bozell's bi-weekly column is syndicated by Creators Syndicate to over 50 media outlets nationwide. His writings have also appeared in numerous other outlets including the Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, the National Review and USA Today. He is the author of three books, including And That’s the Way It Is(n’t) (with Brent Baker), Weapons of Mass Distortion, and Whitewash (with Tim Graham).

He has been a guest on numerous television programs, including the O'Reilly Factor, Nightline, The Larry King Live and the Glenn Beck Show. He appears weekly on the "Media Mash" segment of Hannity, on the Fox News Channel.

Author Articles

(Almost) Nothing's Sacred

It's not just Christmas that Hollywood likes to mock. It's every traditional value. But that doesn't mean Hollywood doesn't have its own rigid speech code.
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NPR vs. 'Minstrel' Cain

Public broadcasters and black leftists cannot tolerate a black conservative questioning how the policies of the Left have worked for blacks. So Herman Cain must be forced off stage.

No 'Glee' for Virginity

Fox's musical show devoted an entire episode to setting up and celebrating the shedding of virginity of four teenagers.

Thanking An Old Friend

As Boone Pickens nears a billion dollars in philanthropy, Occupied Do-Nothings bash the One Percent without thought.

Herman's High-Tech Lynching

Herman Cain, like Clarence Thomas before him, is to be ruined by sex-harassment charges. This, from the same media that showed almost no interest in rape charges against Bill Clinton.

Protests Turn Violent, But Media Stay Syrupy

Network anchors whose salaries put them in that top One Percent are willing to promote these Occupy Wall Street protests even as they've turned ugly and violent against the police.

The Anti-God Book, by 'God'

The longtime head writer of 'The Daily Show' drew raves for writing a 'blithely blasphemous' satire of the Almighty, and a smear of Christian ministers who don't toe the social-liberal line.

Time to Cut Off NPR

A fire-breathing spokeswoman for the "Occupy DC" protests against capitalism was also an NPR host. It's time to stop bankrolling this rogue political operation.

'Reality Shows' Distort the World

A new study shows "reality show" watchers from 11 to 17 think the world is a much meaner, cruder place...and they think the "reality" TV product is "mainly real and unscripted."

A Green Whitewash

Most Americans could still be fooled into thinking Solyndra is a new laundry detergent, not a failed solar energy company that took a half-billion dollars in Obama "green job" loans and went belly up.

Hollywood vs. Emilio Estevez

While Hollywood wants noisy, violent movies or perverted comedies, Estevez comes into his own as a producer, writer, and director with his movie "The Way," telling a beautiful story about death, ...

CMI Commentary: Hollywood vs. Emilio Estevez

During promotion of his new film "The Way," the actor admits, " Theres a lot of violence, casual sex things that make me uncomfortable watching and Im not interested in perpetuating that message."

Protesters Occupy The Liberal Media

The crowd plotting to Occupy Wall Street drew more broadcast TV news stories in the first nine days than the Tea Party attracted in the first nine months. Protesters on the Left are always much ...

'Playboy Club' Collapses

NBC's attempt at a glamorized Hugh Hefner bunny den in Sixties Chicago flopped badly and was canceled after three weeks. So why on earth would NBC work so heard to promote this pornographic brand?

Rick's Rock vs. Reverend Wright

The Washington Post demonstrates that their appetite to investigate campaign front-runners is all about whether they're liberals or conservatives. Rick Perry's painted rocks trump Barack Obama's ...

Unzipping the Male 'X Factor'

The disturbing new trend of the TV season is...dangling male genitalia, hidden behind graphic effects.

An Ugly Sunrise for Republicans

Network morning shows pounded Republican presidential candidates with liberal questions. But four years ago, these shows asked Democratic contenders...liberal questions.

Charlie Sheen Roasts and Boasts

Comedy Central took on Charlie Sheen with a "roast" that was a merciless bonfire of ferocity. But they didn't package this so you would pity Sheen. You were supposed to envy him.

Airing Anti-Palin Bilge at NBC

NBC doesn't have an evidence standard when it's conservatives being gored. Author Joe McGinniss was out to destroy Sarah Palin and NBC rolled out the red carpet. With liberals, it's a different story.

Pageants and Prosti-tots

Who had less sense, parents or TV programmers? TLC aired a show with a three-year-old beauty-pageant contestant named Paisley dressed as the Julia Roberts prostitute character in the 1990 film ...