MRC 25th Anniversary
9/16/2012 8:11 AM ET
Today, the worst bias of 2002: Bill Moyers gets the vapors after
Republicans win control of Congress; ABC’s Barbara Walters champions
Cuban dictator Fidel Castro’s dedication to “freedom;” and ...
9/15/2012 8:07 AM ET
Today, the worst bias of 2001, including shocking displays of moral
equivalence after 9/11 and Dan Rather’s salute to Bill Clinton’s
9/14/2012 8:11 AM ET
Today, the worst bias of 2000: Amid the custody battle over 6-year-old Elian Gonzalez, Newsweek
touts life under the Castro dictatorship (“The boy will nestle again in
a more peaceable society ...
9/13/2012 8:04 AM ET
Today, the worst bias of 1999, including Eleanor Clift
likening the House Republican impeachment managers to the KKK (“all they
were missing was the white sheets!”), and Katie Couric ...
9/12/2012 8:01 AM ET
The worst bias of 1998: Journalists disparage Ken Starr for investigating Bill Clinton's tawdry scandals, while an ex-Time magazine correspondent reveals the depth of her appreciation for ...
9/11/2012 8:04 AM ET
Today, the worst bias of 1997: Fawning over Bill Clinton as a candidate
for Mt. Rushmore; impugning conservative Senator Jesse Helms as a
“terrorist;” and a classic New York Times headline: ...
9/10/2012 8:07 AM ET
The worst bias of 1996: Implicating Republicans in the
burning of black churches; seeking prayers for children in the wake of
welfare reform; and admiration for the environmental terrorist ...
9/9/2012 8:02 AM ET
Today, the worst bias of 1995, when Time
magazine blamed the Oklahoma City bombing on “hot talk on the radio”
even as NPR’s Nina Totenberg wished one of Jesse Helms’ grandchildren
would get ...
9/8/2012 8:09 AM ET
The worst bias of 1994. Highlights include ABC’s Peter Jennings calling voters “two-year-olds” for electing a
Republican Congress (“the voters had a temper tantrum last week”), and a
USA Today ...
9/7/2012 8:04 AM ET
Among our 1993 bias highlights: the Washington Post smears Christian conservatives
as "poor, uneducated and easy to command," Dan Rather fawns over Bill
and Hillary Clinton, and Helen Thomas ...