Media Reality Check
Business and Media
BMI Special Reports
The Soros Project
Culture and Media
CMI Special Reports
CMI on TV
Best of Notable Quotables
Media Bias 101
Profiles in Bias
MRC Gala / Dishonors Awards
a News Analyst
CNN Paddles Whole Foods CEO for Calling ObamaCare 'Fascism'
1/18/2013 7:25 PM ET
CNN's Carol Costello on Friday morning scolded Whole Foods CEO John Mackey for calling ObamaCare "fascism." She also questioned why he was entering the ObamaCare debate at all and lectured him ...
As Support for Gun Control Slips, Piers Morgan Picks On Women Gun Rights Advocates
1/17/2013 6:40 PM ET
Despite Piers Morgan's consistent advocacy, CNN's own polls show support for certain gun laws down from a month ago. That didn't stop Morgan from targeting two female gun rights advocates ...
Soledad O'Brien Insults Pro-Gun CNN Guest; 'Some People Make Your Head Hurt When They Speak'
1/16/2013 7:19 PM ET
CNN continued marginalizing gun rights advocates on Wednesday. Anchor Soledad O'Brien derided a CNN guest who had cited her fear of tyrannical government as reason to own a semi-automatic ...
Piers Morgan Rips Texas GOP State Rep as 'Stupid, Dangerous Man'
1/16/2013 7:13 PM ET
CNN host and gun control advocate Piers Morgan kept smearing gun rights advocates after President Obama announced his gun proposals on Wednesday. Morgan tweeted insults about Texas GOP state ...
CNN Joins Obama In Using Child Activists to Spread Gun Control Narrative
1/16/2013 7:09 PM ET
Instead of holding the White House accountable, CNN's White House correspondent is helping the President make his case for gun control. Jessica Yellin touted Obama's "persuasive advocates," ...
Advocacy, Not Journalism: 13 CNN Guests Want More Gun Control, Only 2 Argue to the Contrary
1/15/2013 7:07 PM ET
Commemorating the one month anniversary of the Newtown shooting, CNN stacked its Monday line-up with gun control advocates and Democratic politicians. Over the course of the entire day, CNN ...
CNN Helps Democratic Congressman Slam NRA, Tout Stricter Gun Regulations
1/14/2013 7:57 PM ET
CNN's Carol Costello on Monday morning helped a Democratic Congressman tout his new bill that allows victims of gun violence to sue the gun industry. Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) is aiming to ...
CNN Turns to Historian Douglas Brinkley Who Hails 'Warm and Engaging' Obama
1/14/2013 7:54 PM ET
After President Obama's Monday press conference, liberal historian Douglas Brinkley fawned over him on CNN as a "warm and engaging man," pitted against Republicans who "don't want to be in ...
'Centrist' News Network? CNN Loads Newscasts With Gun Control Advocates
1/14/2013 7:50 PM ET
One month after the Newtown shooting, CNN "commemorated" the atrocity by hosting a string of gun control activists and Democratic politicians pushing for stricter gun laws. From the 5 a.m. ...
Piers Morgan Sneers At Conservative Guest Citing Constitution; 'You Brandish Your Little Book'
1/11/2013 5:08 PM ET
When Breitbart.com's Ben Shapiro used his pocket-sized copy of the U.S. Constitution on the set of Piers Morgan Tonight, CNN's Piers Morgan asserted that he, like the NRA, was deviously trying ...
CNN Report Tilts 4 to 1 Towards Gun Control Advocates
1/11/2013 5:04 PM ET
CNN correspondent Jason Carroll touted the push by New York City and Philadelphia for stricter gun laws and loaded his report with pro-gun control statements on Friday. Carroll quoted ...
CNN on Obama's Treasury Secretary Picks: 'Perfect' If Wall St. Hates Them, Good If Wall St. Likes Them
1/10/2013 7:14 PM ET
CNN had a friendly take on President Obama's Treasury Secretary nominee Jack Lew, despite the pick receiving sharp criticism from conservative circles. "He's definitely the guy for the next ...
Fareed Zakaria Begs 'Courage' from Lawmakers to Enact Gun Control
1/10/2013 7:11 PM ET
CNN's Fareed Zakaria hammered "anomalous" U.S. gun laws on Thursday afternoon and pointed to other countries for the strict gun control that America should strive for. "We are becoming more ...
CNN Promotes Piers Morgan's Liberal Gun Control Rant
1/9/2013 7:20 PM ET
CNN has been doing its best to spotlight host Piers Morgan after he's clamored repeatedly for more gun laws. Morgan went on a liberal gun control rant during the 12 p.m. hour of Newsroom on ...
CNN's Velshi Calls Out Rush Limbaugh, Lectures Him on Debt Ceiling
1/8/2013 7:47 PM ET
CNN's Ali Velshi struck back at talk radio host Rush Limbaugh on Tuesday, lecturing him on the debt ceiling after Limbaugh had hit Velshi as a "low-information reporter." Velshi maintained ...
CNN Hypes Gabby Giffords' Push for New Gun Laws
1/8/2013 6:19 PM ET
CNN did its best to promote former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords' push for stricter gun laws on Tuesday. "And if you think about it, if Gabby Giffords came knocking on my door, office door on ...
CNN Avoids CIA Nominee Brennan's Christmas Day Bombing Fiasco
1/7/2013 7:25 PM ET
When news broke that counterterrorism adviser John Brennan would be President Obama's nominee to head the CIA, CNN was mum about Brennan's admitted failure concerning the attempted Christmas ...
GOP-Bashing Authors on CNN: Press Not Hard Enough on GOP
1/7/2013 7:21 PM ET
The GOP-bashing tag team of Norm Ornstein and Thomas Mann was once again welcome on CNN on Sunday. Reliable Sources host Howard Kurtz did challenge the duo's leftist indictment of the media, ...
CNN Loves Biden's 'One-Man Comedy Act,' Ignores His Poor Taste
1/7/2013 9:26 AM ET
Vice President Joe Biden can do little wrong in CNN's eyes. Friday's Starting Point whitewashed his telling the husband of an incoming U.S. Senator to "Spread your legs; you're going to be ...
Is This a Joke? CNN Lets Oliver Stone Defend 'Magnanimous, Warm' Hugo Chavez
1/7/2013 9:23 AM ET
Out of all the guests to talk Hugo Chavez's illness, CNN brought on Chavez-fan Oliver Stone on Friday. Stone lauded him as "magnanimous, warm, warm man, big man." Anchor Suzanne Malveaux ...
Networks Defend Obama as ‘Critics Pounced’ and...
As Obama Admits 'We Don't Have a...
Ed Show Guest: Former NFL Coach Mike Ditka Was a...
NBC and ABC Ignore Obama Fundraising Trip...
AP, Politico, WashPo Reporters Fail to Completely...
Join the Fight
About the MRC
Copyright © 2014, Media Research Center. All Rights Reserved.