Rich Noyes

Research Director

Rich Noyes is the MRC’s Research Director and one of the nation’s foremost experts on the news media and politics. Noyes has discussed the media’s liberal bias on the Fox News Channel, CNN, MSNBC and dozens of radio talk shows, and has authored articles which have appeared in the Journal of Political Science, New York Post, Investor’s Business Daily, Roll Call and Human Events. (More)

Author Articles

Pushing Fear of America, Not Fear of Terror

MRC Study: TV Coverage Since 9/11 Portrays U.S. Government as Abusive and Violating Civil Liberties
Media Research Center

Meet the Real Katie Couric

CBS’s New Star Adores Liberals, Scolds Conservatives — And Thinks America Should Be More Like France

Decades of Cheering Castro's Communism

Sounding Like Cuban Propagandists, U.S. Journalists Praised "Great Success" of Castro's Red Regime

The "Worst" of MSNBC's Keith Olbermann

3rd Place Cable Host Uses "Worst in the World!" Segment to Savage Conservatives & His Competitors

Touting Military Misdeeds, Hiding Heroes

ABC, CBS and NBC Broadcast Hours of Charges Against U.S. Marines But Ignored 14 Top U.S. Heroes

Hyping High Gas Prices, Hiding Good News

In 21 Days, ABC, CBS and NBC Pump Out 183 Stories Bemoaning "Skyrocketing" Oil and Gas Prices

Saluting an Act of National Security Sabotage

Media Establishment Embraces Washington Post Breach of Government Secrecy, Mourn Firing of Leaker

Covering Saddam's Shenanigans, Not His Crimes

ABC, CBS, and NBC's Trial News Stresses Ex-Dictator's Outbursts, Not Evidence or Victims' Testimony

Our Top Story: Don't You Dare Ignore Us

White House Reporters Furious that a Corpus Christi Newspaper Was First to Learn of Cheney Shooting

Media: Bush Is Guilty, Now Let's Begin Trial

MRC Study: ABC, CBS and NBC Paint NSA Surveillance As Criminal Scheme, Not Tool to Fight Terror

No End to Media's Defeatism on Iraq War

MRC Study: Amid Iraq Progress, Networks Continue to Emphasize Violence and Calls for Withdrawal

New Anchor's Record of Liberal Advocacy

As ABC's White House Correspondent, New Nightline Anchor Terry Moran Pushed a Liberal Agenda

Media's Post-Election Spin Favors Democrats

In 1997, GOP Wins Spun as Happiness with Clinton's Status Quo; Now Reporters See Anti-Bush Anger

Alito the Extremist, Ginsburg the Moderate?

In 1993, Networks Touted Ruth Bader Ginsburg as a "Moderate" and Omitted Her Conservative Critics

Morbid Networks Tout Iraq War's "Milestone"

ABC, CBS and NBC Skip Army Soldier's Heroics; ABC and CBS Downplay Democratic Constitution

TV's Depressing, Defeatist Coverage of Iraq War

MRC Study: Networks Paint Dark Picture of War Effort, Emphasizing Terrorist Attacks and U.S. Deaths
Media Research Center

TV's Bad News Brigade

ABC, CBS and NBC's Defeatist Coverage of the War in Iraq

Celebrating the Media's Bush-Bashing "Passion"

Journalists Refused to Tilt in America's Favor after 9/11, But Are Praised For Biased Hurricane Coverage

Interested in Connected Dots or Blaming Bush?

In 2002, Network News Breathlessly Touted Charge That "Bush Knew" In Advance of 9/11 Plot

Announcing Another Way to Fight Liberal Bias

MRC Launches NewsBusters.org, an Interactive Web Log Dedicated to Exposing the Media's Tilt