L. Brent Bozell III

Founder and President

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

Cultural Winners and Losers, 2011

The entertainment year was worsened by Lady Gaga, "Glee," "Skins," "The Playboy Club," and a picture book titled "Go The F*** to Sleep."

The Year of Krugman Thuggishness

The Nobel Prize-winning New York Times columnist matched the prize's namesake. He threw rhetorical dynamite at anything in the way of his radical worldview.

Yes, There Are Christmas Haters

Hollywood is willing to give the people what they need at Christmas: mockery of Jesus, Santa Claus, the Pope, priests, and the blind.

Newt vs. The Ruling Class

GOP power pundits and the media elite want to dismiss Gingrich as a zany extremist. I think they're stuck in the past.

MTV, Both Sleazy and Sour

It is a testimony to feminism that in today's post-feminist entertainment media, part of what makes television so corrosive and sour is just how piggish the women have become.

Loathing Conservative Christian Candidates

A new study from the MRC's Culture and Media Institute found a huge difference in TV coverage of the religious faith of Republican and Democrat presidential candidates. Does that surprise anyone?

Hollywood's Soda-Pop Statism

Former entertainment executive Laurie David went to The Huffington Post to propose a "Thanksgiving Conversation Starter: Is It Time to Ban Soda Ads on Prime Time Television?"

Let's Kill Cain's Campaign

Liberal reporters feel Herman Cain is no Bill Clinton. So there's no reason to delay adultery charges. They rushed on the air with the claims, followed by sneering political death notices.

Rewarding Rotten Ricky Gervais

Cross the gay lobby and you're fired. Thank God for "making you an atheist" on national TV...and you get hired.

Pouncing on Pepper Spray

The TV networks all rushed to spotlight the latest publicity from Occupy Wall Street: University of California-Davis students getting pepper-sprayed after defying police. They really wanted to ...

(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.