Marc Lamont Hill http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/19983/all en Marc Lamont Hill: Terror Attacks Not ‘Islamic Issue’ – ‘Some are Christians’ http://www.mrc.org/articles/marc-lamont-hill-terror-attacks-not-islamic-issue-%E2%80%93-some-are-christians <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Christians, Police are terrorists according to frequent CNN commentator. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kristine-marsh">Kristine Marsh</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Presbyterians chanting “Death to America!” Methodists beheading people on video, and those hateful Episcopalian fundamentalists stoning women to death for being raped. The world is clearly in the grip of a Christian terror crisis. Well, no. But Marc Lamont Hill would have CNN viewers believe Christians are as terror-prone as Islamists.&nbsp; </p><div class='signature'><p>— Kristine Marsh is Staff Writer for MRC Culture at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/kristine_writes" target="_blank">Follow Kristine Marsh on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/marc-lamont-hill-terror-attacks-not-islamic-issue-%E2%80%93-some-are-christians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Faith International Islamification Patriotism Politics anti Christian CNN Islamic terror Marc Lamont Hill Mon, 11 May 2015 18:52:11 +0000 mike.ciandella 48872 at http://www.mrc.org Excusing the Rioters: How the Media Have Shifted the Blame in Baltimore http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/excusing-rioters-how-media-have-shifted-blame-baltimore <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/geoffrey-dickens">Geoffrey Dickens</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="/sites/default/files/uploads/MarcLamontHill.jpg" style="float: right; margin: 3px;" width="300" />The Baltimore riots surrounding the death of Freddie Gray became a moment for liberal reporters and commentators to take the blame off those who destroyed cars, looted businesses, burned a church senior center and hurled objects at police officers. </p><div class='signature'><p>— Geoffrey Dickens is Deputy Research Director at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/GCDickens" target="_blank">Follow Geoffrey Dickens on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/excusing-rioters-how-media-have-shifted-blame-baltimore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division baltimore Brooke Baldwin CNN Marc Lamont Hill MSNBC police Rachel Maddow Riots Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:18:14 +0000 geoff.dickens 48790 at http://www.mrc.org Marc Lamont Hill Trashes Panetta: ‘Most Disgusting Example of Monday Morning Quarterbacking I Have Ever Seen’ http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/marc-lamont-hill-trashes-panetta-most-disgusting-example-monday-morning-quarterbacking-i- <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeffrey-meyer">Jeffrey Meyer</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Marc Lamont Hill, liberal CNN contributor and host of&nbsp;<em>HuffPost Live</em>, appeared on Sunday’s&nbsp;<em>State of the Union with Candy Crowley</em>&nbsp;and did his best to smear former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta for daring to criticize President Obama on foreign policy.</p><p>Appearing alongside Neera Tanden, Newt Gingrich and S.E. Cupp, Hill proclaimed that Panetta’s criticism of Obama was<strong>&nbsp;“the most disgusting example of Monday morning quarterbacking I have ever seen.”</strong></p><div class='signature'><p>— Jeffrey Meyer is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/JeffreyPMeyer" target="_blank">Follow Jeffrey Meyer on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/marc-lamont-hill-trashes-panetta-most-disgusting-example-monday-morning-quarterbacking-i-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Candy Crowley CNN Leon Panetta Marc Lamont Hill State of the Union Mon, 13 Oct 2014 17:52:30 +0000 jeffrey.meyer 47371 at http://www.mrc.org On CNN, Marc Lamont Hill Slams 'Racist' Bill Maher for Views on Islam http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-marc-lamont-hill-slams-racist-bill-maher-views-islam <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/2014-10-06-CNN-Tonight-Hill_Ferguson.jpg" style="float: right;" height="158" width="280" />Left-wing academic Marc Lamont Hill blasted atheists Bill Maher and Sam Harris on Monday's <em>CNN Tonight</em> for their blunt views about the Islamic faith: "When he [actor Sam Harris] says that <strong>Islam is the mother lode of bad ideas, that is horrific; it is offensive;</strong> and, as Ben [Affleck] said...<strong>quite frankly, it's racist</strong>." Hill contended that "<strong>Islam is not uniquely violent or primarily violent or any more pr</strong></p><div class='signature'><p>— Matthew Balan is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MatthewJLB" target="_blank">Follow Matthew Balan on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-marc-lamont-hill-slams-racist-bill-maher-views-islam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Ben Ferguson Bill Maher CNN CNN Tonight Don Lemon Islam Marc Lamont Hill Sam Harris Tue, 07 Oct 2014 21:15:06 +0000 matthew.balan 47332 at http://www.mrc.org Leftist Academic Scolds Piers on Transgender Tussle; Likens It to Romney 'Binders' Remark http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/leftist-academic-scolds-piers-transgender-tussle-likens-it-romney-binders-remark <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/2014-02-05-CNN-Hill_large.JPG" style="float: right;" width="240" height="134" />Columbia University Professor Marc Lamont Hill chided Piers Morgan on the British host's CNN program on Wednesday for his apparent lack of sensitivity towards transgendered author Janet Mock during a recent interview.&nbsp; Hill acknowledged that Morgan was an "ally" of LGBT actvists, but claimed that his interview of Mock was akin to Mitt Romney's supposed gaffe about hiring women: "<b>It's like when white people point to the number of black friends they h</b></p><div class='signature'><p>— Matthew Balan is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MatthewJLB" target="_blank">Follow Matthew Balan on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/leftist-academic-scolds-piers-transgender-tussle-likens-it-romney-binders-remark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Amy Holmes Ben Ferguson CNN Janet Mock LGBT Marc Lamont Hill Mitt Romney Piers Morgan Piers Morgan Live Fri, 07 Feb 2014 05:25:56 +0000 matthew.balan 45496 at http://www.mrc.org Piers Morgan Compares U.S. Gun Culture With 'Racist Culture' of the '60s http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/piers-morgan-compares-us-gun-culture-racist-culture-60s <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matt-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> On his Thursday show, CNN's Piers Morgan compared the NRA's Wayne LaPierre to conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and drew parallels between the current gun debate and the civil rights and drunk driving debates of decades ago.<br /> <br /> When guest Margaret Hoover described America's "gun culture," Morgan interjected, "<strong>There was a racist culture, there was a drunk-driving culture.</strong>" Even liberal Marc Lamont Hill was taken aback. "A Southern gun owner is not like a Klan member. I mean, come on," he admonished Morgan, who claimed "I'm not saying they are." </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/piers-morgan-compares-us-gun-culture-racist-culture-60s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division CNN Gun Control Guns Marc Lamont Hill Margaret Hoover NRA Piers Morgan Piers Morgan Live race Racism Fri, 31 May 2013 21:33:58 +0000 matt.hadro 43728 at http://www.mrc.org Marc Lamont Hill on CNN: GOP Uses English as a 'Language of Imperialism and Global Dominance' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/marc-lamont-hill-cnn-gop-uses-english-language-imperialism-and-global-dominance <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matt-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> <img style="float: right; margin: 3px;" src="/sites/default/files/uploads/2012-03-16-CNN-StartingPoint-LamontHill2%20dos.jpg" />Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney have a "disposition of anti-immigrant," sounded CNN guest and liberal Columbia University professor Marc Lamont Hill on Friday's Starting Point.<br /> <br /> "[W]hen I hear Rick Santorum talking, when I hear Mitt Romney talk, I hear a disposition of anti-immigrant. I hear a language of English as the language of imperialism and global dominance," Lamont Hill said.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/marc-lamont-hill-cnn-gop-uses-english-language-imperialism-and-global-dominance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division CNN Election 2012 Marc Lamont Hill Mitt Romney Puerto Rico race Racism Rick Santorum Soledad O'Brien Starting Point Fri, 16 Mar 2012 22:30:16 +0000 matt.hadro 39453 at http://www.mrc.org