Dylan Byers http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/22893/all en CNN President: 'Complete Confidence' in Zakaria, Despite New Plagiarism Scandal http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-president-complete-confidence-zakaria-despite-new-plagiarism-scandal <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/2014-09-24-CNN-NR-Zakaria.jpg" style="float: right;" height="134" width="240" />CNN President Jeff Zucker is standing by Fareed Zakaria, despite new allegations that the host plagiarized in multiple venues.</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-president-complete-confidence-zakaria-despite-new-plagiarism-scandal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division CNN Dylan Byers Fareed Zakaria Fareed Zakaria GPS Hadas Gold Politico Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:42:51 +0000 matthew.balan 47227 at http://www.mrc.org Sharyl Attkisson Resigns from CBS; Kept Spotlight on Benghazi, Fast and Furious http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/sharyl-attkisson-resigns-cbs-kept-spotlight-benghazi-fast-and-furious <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/2014-02-04-CBS-Attkisson_large.jpg" style="float: right;" height="132" width="240" />Sharyl Attkisson, whose coverage of the Fast and Furious gunrunning scandal won <em>CBS Evening News</em> an <a href="http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-18563_162-57451678/cbs-evening-news-wins-2012-murrow-award/" target="_blank">Edward R.</a></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/sharyl-attkisson-resigns-cbs-kept-spotlight-benghazi-fast-and-furious" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Benghazi cbs Dylan Byers Fast and Furious Politico Sharyl Attkisson Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:52:19 +0000 matthew.balan 45724 at http://www.mrc.org Sharyl 'Benghazi Campaign' Attkisson Hadn't Reported About the Attack On the Air in Over 5 Months http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/sharyl-benghazi-campaign-attkisson-hadnt-reported-about-attack-air-over-5-months <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 alt="Sharyl Attkisson, CBS News Correspondent; Screen Cap From 8 May 2013 Edition of CBS This Morning | MRC.org" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/2013-05-08-CBS-Attkisson_large.JPG" style="float: right;" height="134" width="240" />CBS's Sharyl Attkisson is apparently viewed by network executives as "<strong>wading dangerously close to advocacy</strong>" in her coverage of the September 11, 2012 terrorist attack on the U.S.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/sharyl-benghazi-campaign-attkisson-hadnt-reported-about-attack-air-over-5-months" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Benghazi cbs CBS Evening News CBS This Morning Dylan Byers Politico Sharyl Attkisson Wed, 08 May 2013 23:45:17 +0000 matthew.balan 43518 at http://www.mrc.org NY Times Editor Abramson Called Brusque, 'Very Unpopular,' Defenders Cry Sexism http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-editor-abramson-called-brusque-very-unpopular-defenders-cry-sexism <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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Politico media reporter Dylan Byers stirred up media indignation with an unflattering article Tuesday on Jill Abramson, the <em>New York Times</em> executive editor, "<a href="http://dyn.politico.com/printstory.cfm?uuid=281B5C89-EC5A-42B5-939F-B279164C567A">Turbulence at the Times</a>", based largely on anonymous <em>Times</em> sources who snipe that Abramson is detached, brusque, and a "very, very unpopular" presence in the newsroom.<img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/Jill_Abramson.jpg.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="259" width="329" /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-editor-abramson-called-brusque-very-unpopular-defenders-cry-sexism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Brian Stelter Dylan Byers Howell Raines Jill Abramson Liberal Bias Sexism Thu, 25 Apr 2013 14:09:22 +0000 clay.waters 43317 at http://www.mrc.org