CindySheehan http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2199/all en MSNBC: Leaning Left for 15 Long Years - A Year-by-Year Video Retrospective http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/msnbc-leaning-left-15-long-years-year-year-video-retrospective <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> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2008-02-12-MatthOlbyBA.jpg" border="0" width="240" height="180" /></div> <p>On Thursday night MSNBC's cast and crew <a href="http://www.mediabistro.com/fishbowldc/fiesta-de-quinceanera-for-msnbc_b43032">gathered in Washington D.C.</a> to celebrate their network being on the air for 15 long years. In that time its hosts, reporters and guests have attacked conservatives and Republicans on everything from impeaching Bill Clinton and conducting a war on terrorism, up to the fight over public unions.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/msnbc-leaning-left-15-long-years-year-year-video-retrospective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarackObama BiasAlert BillClinton BryantGumbel ChrisMatthews CindySheehan DavidGregory DavidShuster EdSchultz GeorgeW.Bush JenniferGranholm JimAvila JonathanAlter JuanitaBroaddrick KeithOlbermann KenStarr LawrenceO'Donnell liberalmediabias MikhailGorbachev PhilDonahue RonaldReagan RonReaganJr. RudyGiuliani TomBrokaw Thu, 07 Jul 2011 15:00:00 +0000 37900 at http://www.mrc.org Bill Clinton, Still Smearing Conservatives http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/bill-clinton-still-smearing-conservatives <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Digging into the same barrel of mud as in 1995, Bill Clinton repeated his charge that the &quot;anti-government talk&quot; of conservative radio hosts led to the Oklahoma City bombing. But the media presented him as a civility advocate. </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/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>They suggest that "news" shows don't go into reruns. But it certainly seemed that way when Bill Clinton marked the 15th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing by repeating the same reprehensible smear from 1995. "Anti-government talk" emanating from conservatives naturally, inevitably led to 168 lives snuffed out in the wreckage of the Murrah Federal Building. <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bozells-column/bill-clinton-still-smearing-conservatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division BillClinton BrentBozell CindySheehan OklahomaCityBombing Wed, 21 Apr 2010 03:01:00 +0000 admin 4768 at http://www.mrc.org On Hardball: Dems to Turn Joe Wilson into Sheehan-like 'Clownish Figure of Ridicule' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/hardball-dems-turn-joe-wilson-sheehan-clownish-figure-ridicule <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> <div style="float: right;"><img height="179" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2009-09-10-MSNBC-Barnicle.jpg" /></div><p>You know Cindy Sheehan's star has really fallen with the liberal media when the likes of Mike Barnicle, compare her to GOP Congressman Joe "You lie!" Wilson. On Thursday's Hardball, Barnicle, substitute hosting for Chris Matthews, declared, "Democrats hope to turn Wilson into the Cindy Sheehan of the anti-health care reform movement.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/hardball-dems-turn-joe-wilson-sheehan-clownish-figure-ridicule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert CindySheehan JoeWilson liberalmediabias MikeBarnicle Thu, 10 Sep 2009 23:06:00 +0000 35089 at http://www.mrc.org Sheehan More Consistent Than Media: She Protests Bush and Obama, Media Only Bush http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/sheehan-more-consistent-media-she-protests-bush-and-obama-media-only-bush <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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2009-08-30-NBC-NN-Obamas.jpg" /></div><p>On a Sunday evening in August four summers ago the NBC Nightly News devoted its "In Depth" segment to how Cindy Sheehan was "single-handedly bringing the Iraq debate to Mr. Bush's doorstep" with her protest in Crawford, Texas.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/sheehan-more-consistent-media-she-protests-bush-and-obama-media-only-bush" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Afghanistan BiasAlert CBSonline CindySheehan Iraq liberalmediabias MediaBiasDebate NBCNightlyNews ObamaWatch Mon, 31 Aug 2009 15:15:00 +0000 35043 at http://www.mrc.org Will Nets Note Sheehan's Anti-Obama Protest? http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/will-nets-note-sheehans-anti-obama-protest <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Media Embraced Cindy Sheehan&#039;s Anti-Bush Push in 2005; ABC Anchor Now Says: &quot;Enough Already&quot; </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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/BiasAlert/uploads/2005-08-09-GMA-Sheehan240x1.jpg" width="240" height="180" /></div><p>When Cindy Sheehan arrives on Martha's Vineyard tomorrow (Tuesday), to <a href="http://cindysheehanssoapbox.blogspot.com/2009/08/cindy-sheehan-heads-to-marthas-vineyard.html">protest against President Barack Obama</a>, will the news media be as drawn to her as they were in the summer of 2005 when she was condemning George W. Bush?<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/will-nets-note-sheehans-anti-obama-protest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division abc Afghanistan anti-warprotesters BillPlante BobSchieffer CarlQuintanilla cbs CharlesGibson ChrisMatthews CindySheehan CNN DavidGregory Iraq KatieCouric KellyO'Donnell MSNBC NBC Mon, 24 Aug 2009 17:19:00 +0000 admin 2989 at http://www.mrc.org Flashback: When Gibson was Enthralled by Cindy Sheehan http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/flashback-when-gibson-was-enthralled-cindy-sheehan <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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/sheehan0809a.jpg" width="180" height="135" /></div><p>The <a href="http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/blogs/beltway-confidential/ABCs-Charles-Gibson-to-Cindy-Sheehan-Thanks-for-your-sacrifice-Now-get-lost-53803917.html" target="_blank">Washington Examiner's Byron York</a> blogged Thursday about how ABC World News anchor Charles Gibson declared "enough already" when asked on Chicago's WLS Radio (<a href="http://wlsam.1871dev.com/content/img/f50957/dr-with-charles-gibson-8-18.mp3" target="_blank">audio</a>) about C</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/flashback-when-gibson-was-enthralled-cindy-sheehan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Afghanistan BiasAlert CharlesGibson CindySheehan GoodMorningAmerica Iraq liberalmediabias ObamaWatch WorldNews Thu, 20 Aug 2009 21:20:00 +0000 35002 at http://www.mrc.org Left-Wing Cry of 'Revolution' More than Same Old Song http://www.mrc.org/commentary/left-wing-cry-revolution-more-same-old-song <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/dan-gainor">Dan Gainor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     You say you want a revolution?</p> <br /> <p >     OK, you don’t, but the extremists on the left certainly do. </p> <br /> <p >     A “green revolution?” A “health care revolution?” How about just a good, old-fashioned blood-in-the-streets kind of “revolution?” Economic, political, social, they can’t decide on what, but they sure want one.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/left-wing-cry-revolution-more-same-old-song" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Business and Media Institute abc CharlesGibson CindySheehan DailyKos DanDeWalt EarlyShow greenrevolution harrysmith healthcarerevolution JohnBerman MarionNestle Marxism MichaelMoore Nightline Wed, 29 Aug 2007 15:52:51 +0000 admin 29636 at http://www.mrc.org