Press Releases http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2502/all en MRC Launches 'MRC Latino' First Spanish-Language Conservative Media Watchdog http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/mrc-launches-mrc-latino-first-spanish-language-conservative-media-watchdog <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Inaugural analysis of Telemundo, Univision finds clear liberal slant </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/april/Unveil.JPG" style="margin-left: 4px; margin-right: 4px; float: right;" width="240" />WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the Media Research Center launched MRC Latino at a symposium co-sponsored by the American Principles Project’s Latino Partnership at the Newseum in Washington, DC.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/mrc-launches-mrc-latino-first-spanish-language-conservative-media-watchdog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases bozell mrc latino Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:24:57 +0000 scooter.schaefer 45903 at http://www.mrc.org Bozell Blasts CPAC Over Invitation to American Atheists http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-blasts-cpac-over-invitation-american-atheists <p>Media Research Center President Brent Bozell issued the following statement on Tuesday:</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-blasts-cpac-over-invitation-american-atheists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases atheists brent bozell CPAC Religion Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:30:30 +0000 rich.noyes 45623 at http://www.mrc.org MSNBC Host Martin Bashir's Career-Wrecking Rant Wins Quote of the Year http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/msnbc-host-martin-bashirs-career-wrecking-rant-wins-quote-year <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bozell: “Good riddance to another nasty little cog in the liberal media hate machine” </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">RESTON, VA – The Media Research Center (MRC) is proud to announce the Best Notable Quotables of 2013: The 26th Annual Awards for the Year’s Worst Reporting, with former MSNBC host Martin Bashir taking home the “Quote of the Year” honor for a disgusting, misogynist rant aimed at former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin:</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/msnbc-host-martin-bashirs-career-wrecking-rant-wins-quote-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases brent bozell Media Research Center Notable Quotables obama Wed, 18 Dec 2013 16:58:15 +0000 scooter.schaefer 45159 at http://www.mrc.org BOZELL TO NBC/COMCAST: REFUSAL TO APOLOGIZE FOR BASHIR PROVES YOU SHARE HIS VIEWS ON CONSERVATIVE WOMEN http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-nbccomcast-refusal-apologize-bashir-proves-you-share-his-views-conservative-wo <p><br id="docs-internal-guid-6be847ee-c4b8-2e37-48f3-4ca2b5b50445" /><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Calibri; color: #000000; background-color: transparent; font-weight: normal; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; text-decoration: none; vertical-align: baseline;">RESTON, VA – To date, NBC/Comcast has made absolutely no apology to its viewers or to Gov. Sarah Palin for Martin Bashir’s vile screed on November 15 suggesting that she should be forced to consume excrement.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-nbccomcast-refusal-apologize-bashir-proves-you-share-his-views-conservative-wo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases bashir bozell Comcast MSNBC Palin Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:47:17 +0000 scooter.schaefer 45094 at http://www.mrc.org Bozell to NBC/Comcast: Which Vile Character Assassin Will MSNBC Hire to Replace Bashir? http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-nbccomcast-which-vile-character-assassin-will-msnbc-hire-replace-bashir <p><span>RESTON, VA – On November 15, NewsBusters posted a video of MSNBC host Martin Bashir’s&nbsp;</span><span>disgusting remarks that former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin should be the victim of a particularly&nbsp;</span><span>vile slave-era punishment – specifically that she should be forced to consume excrement. The video&nbsp;</span><span>went viral, and today a disgraced Bashir announced his resignation from the Comcast-owned cable&nbsp;</span><span>“news” network.</span><br /><br /><span>Media Research Center President Brent Bozell reacts:</span><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-nbccomcast-which-vile-character-assassin-will-msnbc-hire-replace-bashir" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases bashir bozell MRC Palin Wed, 04 Dec 2013 21:35:20 +0000 scooter.schaefer 45080 at http://www.mrc.org Bozell: Utah Media Present Lopsided Coverage of Lee's Shutdown Strategy http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-utah-media-present-lopsided-coverage-lees-shutdown-strategy <p>RESTON, VA – Today the Media Research Center <a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/mrc-study-utah-newspapers-pound-mike-lee-leading-anti-obamacare-fight">released a new analysis</a> demonstrating that Utah’s local media leveled a deliberate, lopsided, and relentlessly hostile attack on Sen. Mike Lee for his anti-ObamaCare stance before, during, and after the government shutdown that began in October.<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-utah-media-present-lopsided-coverage-lees-shutdown-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases bozell Media Bias Mike Lee Wed, 06 Nov 2013 15:38:47 +0000 scooter.schaefer 44883 at http://www.mrc.org NBC Buries Own Reporter To Hide Obama Lie http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/nbc-buries-own-reporter-hide-obama-lie <p>RESTON, VA – In a bombshell report for NBC News.com, NBC News senior investigative correspondent Lisa Myers found buried in the 2010 Obamacare regulations language predicting, “A reasonable range for the percentage of individual policies that would terminate is forty percent to sixty-seven percent.” Myers’ reporting shows that Barack Obama knowingly lied to the American people for more than three years when he regularly insisted that those who like their current health insurance would be able to keep it under Obamacare.<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/nbc-buries-own-reporter-hide-obama-lie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases bozell Lisa Myers obamacare Tue, 29 Oct 2013 20:32:55 +0000 scooter.schaefer 44826 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Censor Disgraced IRS Hack Lerner's "Retirement" http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/networks-censor-disgraced-irs-hack-lerners-retirement <p>RESTON, VA – According to an <a target="_blank" href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/lois-lerner-retires-irs-big-three-networks-censor"><strong>analysis</strong></a> from the Media Research Center, Lois Lerner – the disgraced official at the center of the IRS’s devastating Tea Party targeting scandal – retired yesterday without a whimper from ABC, CBS, or NBC on either their morning or evening news programs. Neither her announcement, nor her reported $50,000+ taxpayer-funded pension, received one single second of coverage. Lerner had been on paid leave since May.<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/networks-censor-disgraced-irs-hack-lerners-retirement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases brent bozell IRS scandal Lois Lerner Media Research Center Tue, 24 Sep 2013 16:27:52 +0000 scooter.schaefer 44551 at http://www.mrc.org 186 Conservative and Tea Party Leaders Join Bozell, Limbaugh to Demand Media Stop Censoring IRS Scandal http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/186-conservative-and-tea-party-leaders-join-bozell-limbaugh-demand-media-stop-censori <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Royal baby gets more coverage in three days than IRS scandal in over ten weeks </div> </div> </div> <p>RESTON, VA – Today, 186 leaders of the Conservative Movement and the Tea Party – including congressmen, national conservative leaders, and Tea Party leaders from coast-to-coast – joined Media Research Center President <b>Brent Bozell</b>’s call to action.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/186-conservative-and-tea-party-leaders-join-bozell-limbaugh-demand-media-stop-censori" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases brent bozell IRS Rush Limbaugh targeting Mon, 29 Jul 2013 14:00:58 +0000 scooter.schaefer 44126 at http://www.mrc.org Conservative Movement to Liberal Media: IRS Scandal Deserves "Constant, Merciless Scrutiny" http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/conservative-movement-liberal-media-irs-scandal-deserves-constant-merciless-scrutiny <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rush Limbaugh and Other Conservative Leaders Join Brent Bozell in Demanding End to Media Censorship </div> </div> </div> <p>RESTON, VA – Today, nationally syndicated radio host <strong>Rush Limbaugh</strong>, Citizens United President <strong>David Bossie</strong>, Tea Party Patriots Co-Founder <strong>Jenny Beth Martin</strong>, and Family Research Council President <strong>Tony Perkins</strong> joined Media Research Center (MRC) President and Founder <strong>Brent Bozell</strong> to demand that the liberal broadcast networks – ABC, CBS, and NBC – stop censoring coverage of the ongoing IRS targeting scandal.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/conservative-movement-liberal-media-irs-scandal-deserves-constant-merciless-scrutiny" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases abc brent bozell cbs conservative movement IRS scandal NBC Rush Limbaugh Tea Party Thu, 25 Jul 2013 17:31:28 +0000 rich.noyes 44102 at http://www.mrc.org Bozell: Race-Baiting Media on the Hook For Any Post-Zimmerman Violence http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-race-baiting-media-hook-any-post-zimmerman-violence <p>ALEXANDRIA, VA – According to the Media Research Center, the liberal media conducted a vicious, months-long campaign of divisive race–baiting that smeared George Zimmerman as a racist and is fueling the racial turmoil in the wake of his acquittal. Here are just a few examples of race baiting in the months prior to the trial:<br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-race-baiting-media-hook-any-post-zimmerman-violence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases bozell George Zimmerman Trayvon Martin Mon, 15 Jul 2013 19:58:33 +0000 scooter.schaefer 44021 at http://www.mrc.org MRC's Bozell Slams CBS's Palmer for Comparing Iranian Theocrats to 'the Tea Party' http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/mrcs-bozell-slams-cbss-palmer-comparing-iranian-theocrats-tea-party <div class="field field-type-link field-field-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/ken-shepherd/2013/06/21/bozell-hannity-slam-cbser-comparing-iranian-theocrats-tea-party" target="_blank">http://newsbusters.org/blogs/ken-shepherd/2013/06/21/bozell-hannity-slam-cbser-c...</a> </div> </div> </div> Press Releases Sun, 23 Jun 2013 23:11:37 +0000 scooter.schaefer 43865 at http://www.mrc.org Investigate Benghazi http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/investigate-benghazi <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bozell to Media: Pretend Obama is a Republican </div> </div> </div> <p>ALEXANDRIA, VA – At least five major bombshell revelations emerged yesterday during the House Oversight Committee’s hearing on the September 11, 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya:</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/investigate-benghazi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases Benghazi brent bozell Eric Nordstrom Greg Hicks Libya Thu, 09 May 2013 18:36:58 +0000 scooter.schaefer 43528 at http://www.mrc.org Bozell: NBC Censors 'Too Gruesome' Gosnell Abortion Murder Details http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-nbc-censors-too-gruesome-gosnell-abortion-murder-details <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Peacock Network Describes Other Grisly Murders in Graphic Detail </div> </div> </div> <p>ALEXANDRIA, VA – Last night, NBC <i>Nightly News</i> finally broke the broadcast networks’ six-week evening news blackout of the Kermit Gosnell murder trial, even as ABC’s and CBS’s evening newscasts continued their silence. Instead of reporting the whole story, however, NBC heavily censored their description of Gosnell’s alleged crimes to hide the horrors of abortion.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-nbc-censors-too-gruesome-gosnell-abortion-murder-details" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases bozell Brian Williams Gosnell Thu, 02 May 2013 20:28:34 +0000 scooter.schaefer 43456 at http://www.mrc.org Bozell: Networks Censoring Latest Gosnell Horror: Baby Born Alive in Toilet "Swimming," "Trying to Get Out" http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-networks-censoring-latest-gosnell-horror-baby-born-alive-toilet-swimming-tryin <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Disney-owned ABC the Worst </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="https://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/Gosnell_TV_1.jpg" style="float: right; margin: 3px;" width="267" />Although the bombing of the Boston Marathon rightfully commanded much of the media's attention last week, the Big Three broadcast networks still found time for a host of superficial and inconsequential "news" stories while continuing to censor the horrific details of abortionist Kermit Gosnell's murder trial in Philadelphia. <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/press-releases/bozell-networks-censoring-latest-gosnell-horror-baby-born-alive-toilet-swimming-tryin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Releases News Analysis Division Abortion Bias by Omission Kermit Gosnell Mon, 22 Apr 2013 16:21:55 +0000 rich.noyes 43261 at http://www.mrc.org