conservative http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2325/all en Obama's 'Best Week Ever' = Irreversible Lefty 'Transformation' http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/obamas-best-week-ever-irreversible-lefty-transformation <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 28, No. 14 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/July132015.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=301171" title="July132015.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>One Week = Irreversible Lefty “Transformation”</strong></h3><p></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/obamas-best-week-ever-irreversible-lefty-transformation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Al Hunt Antonin Scalia Bernie Sanders bloomberg Chuck Todd CNN conservative Donald Trump Gay Marriage Hillary Clinton liberal NBC PBS President Obama Supreme Court Fri, 10 Jul 2015 21:02:56 +0000 rich.noyes 49375 at http://www.mrc.org DWTS Contestant Dedicates Viennese Waltz to God http://www.mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/dwts-contestant-dedicates-viennese-waltz-god <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Candace Cameron Bure: &quot;I’m really performing for an audience of one&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/lauren-levy">Lauren Levy</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://www.zeibiz.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Candace-Cameron-Bure-and-Mark-Ballas-DWTS-600x315.jpg" width="600" height="315" /></p><p>After 9 grueling weeks, the Dancing With the Stars competition is nearing its pinnacle. Beginning last night’s semifinals were actor and author, Candace Cameron Bure, and her professional dance partner, Mark Ballas. The duo danced a 34-point Viennese waltz, which Candace dedicated to God.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/dwts-contestant-dedicates-viennese-waltz-god" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMI on TV Blog Post MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Candace Cameron Bure christian conservative Dancing With the Stars god moralitytraditionalvalues Viennese waltz Tue, 13 May 2014 19:44:17 +0000 Lauren Levy 46240 at http://www.mrc.org Dancing With the Stars Contestant Candace Cameron Bure Wows Audience With Rumba and Conservative Values http://www.mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/dancing-stars-contestant-candace-cameron-bure-wows-audience-rumba-and-conservative- <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &quot;I am a sexual woman but I want to reserve certain things for my husband.&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/lauren-levy">Lauren Levy</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img title="Media Research Center" alt="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" src="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/1394465410_candace-cameron-bure-zoom_0.jpg" style="width: 309px; height: 217px; float: right; border: 1px solid black; margin-top: 1px; margin-bottom: 1px; margin-left: 2px; margin-right: 2px;" height="160" width="252" /><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/cmi-tv-blog-post/dancing-stars-contestant-candace-cameron-bure-wows-audience-rumba-and-conservative-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMI on TV Blog Post MRC Culture Art & Entertainment Bristol Palin Candace Cameron Bure Carrie Ann Inaba christian Christianity conservative Dancing With the Stars DJ Tanner Erin Andrews Full House Mark Ballas moralitytraditionalvalues rumba sensuality Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:21:58 +0000 Lauren Levy 45829 at http://www.mrc.org Exhibit 2-28: Seeing Liberal Bias in the News (2013) http://www.mrc.org/media-bias-101/exhibit-2-28-seeing-liberal-bias-news-2013 <p>A trio of polls conducted during 2013 showed that, by a wide margin, many more Americans see a liberal bias in the news media than a tilt in favor of conservatives. Even a sizeable percentage of self-identified Democrats seemed to concede this point, with 36 percent telling the Pew Research Center that the media are liberal, and 38 percent of Democrats telling Rasmussen they shared the views of the “average reporter.”<br /><br /><strong>KEY FINDINGS</strong>:</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-bias-101/exhibit-2-28-seeing-liberal-bias-news-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Bias 101 News Analysis Division conservative Gallup liberal Media Bias Media Bias 101 Pew Research Center Polls Rasmussen Mon, 13 Jan 2014 20:20:31 +0000 rich.noyes 45279 at http://www.mrc.org Exhibit 2-5: Gallup Polls on Media Bias http://www.mrc.org/media-bias-101/exhibit-2-5-gallup-polls-media-bias <p>Almost every year from <a target="_blank" href="http://www.gallup.com/poll/164459/trust-media-recovers-slightly-time-low.aspx">2001 through 2013</a>, Gallup has polled American adults on the question: 'Now thinking for a moment about the news media: In general, do you think the news media is too liberal, just about right, or too conservative.' Each year, the number of Americans saying the media are too liberal has outnumbered those seeing a pro-conservative bias by about a three-to-one margin.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-bias-101/exhibit-2-5-gallup-polls-media-bias" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Bias 101 News Analysis Division conservative Gallup liberal media Poll public opinion trust Mon, 12 Oct 2009 13:47:00 +0000 admin 29246 at http://www.mrc.org Forbes List Shows Liberals Dominate Influential Media Spots By 9-to-1 http://www.mrc.org/articles/forbes-list-shows-liberals-dominate-influential-media-spots-9-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ‘Celebrity 100’ reveals strength of left across news, entertainment. </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 dir="ltr">Which celebrities make the most money and get the most interviews and other attention from the media? Nearly all of them are liberal Democrats. At least according to a new list by Forbes, called “the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.forbes.com/celebrities/">Celebrity 100</a>.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/forbes-list-shows-liberals-dominate-influential-media-spots-9-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Art & Entertainment Business Media Politics actors Celebrities celebrity 100 list conservative Fame famous people forbes Lady Gaga liberal madonna movie stars Musicians Oprah Winfrey radio hosts steven spielberg tv Wed, 03 Jul 2013 19:32:37 +0000 julia.seymour 43958 at http://www.mrc.org Jon Karl Exposes: IRS Targeting of Conservatives Began in 2010; Not Skeptical on White House Involvement http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/jon-karl-exposes-irs-targeting-conservatives-began-2010-not-skeptical-white-house-involve <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/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>Good Morning America's</em>&nbsp;Jon Karl on Monday exposed new details about the growing scandal involving the Internal Revenue Service targeting conservatives. The correspondent revealed, "<b>I've obtained a soon-to-be released investigative report that shows the IRS started targeting Tea Party groups more than three years ago."&nbsp;</b>He added that this was&nbsp;"despite [the IRS]&nbsp;publicly claiming otherwise."</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/jon-karl-exposes-irs-targeting-conservatives-began-2010-not-skeptical-white-house-involve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc conservative Good Morning America IRS Jon Karl taxes Tea Party Mon, 13 May 2013 15:53:51 +0000 scott.whitlock 43549 at http://www.mrc.org HuffPo Live Links Fox News, Dobbs with ‘Right Wing Patriot Groups’ http://www.mrc.org/articles/huffpo-live-links-fox-news-dobbs-right-wing-patriot-groups <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Southern Poverty Law Center spokesman and other liberals demonize conservatives. </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>According to the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), the group linked to the Family Research Council shooting last summer, “<a href="http://live.huffingtonpost.com/r/segment/right-wing-radical/5137f2a02b8c2a536b0007cd">right-wing patriot groups have increased by 813 percent</a>” since 1995. A HuffPost Live segment linked that rise to Fox News, Lou Dobbs and other conservatives.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/huffpo-live-links-fox-news-dobbs-right-wing-patriot-groups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Constitution Family Government Media conservative hate huffington post SPLC Sat, 09 Mar 2013 05:42:11 +0000 dan.gainor 42870 at http://www.mrc.org MRC Study: By 2-to-1 Margin, Journalists Favor Liberal Questions at Town Hall Debates http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/mrc-study-2-1-margin-journalists-favor-liberal-questions-town-hall-debates <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/rich-noyes">Rich Noyes</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right; margin: 3px;" src="/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2012/october/Debate2008.jpg" width="267" />Tonight’s town hall-style presidential debate will ostensibly feature questions from undecided voters, but the evening’s agenda will really be decided by the moderator, as CNN’s Candy Crowley will select which of the more than roughly 80 voters in the room will actually get a chance to talk to the candidates. <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/mrc-study-2-1-margin-journalists-favor-liberal-questions-town-hall-debates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division Barack Obama Candy Crowley Carole Simpson conservative Jim Lehrer liberal Mitt Romney Tom Brokaw town hall debate Mon, 15 Oct 2012 19:03:10 +0000 rich.noyes 41520 at http://www.mrc.org Spate of Documentaries Offers Ammunition to Conservatives http://www.mrc.org/eye-culture/spate-documentaries-offers-ammunition-conservatives <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From ‘fracking’ to Obama’s ideology, films liberals don’t want you to see. </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/ryan-robertson">Ryan Robertson</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="text-align: left;"><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"><span style="color: #000000;">Conservatives have long understood that they must fight through mainstream media bias to get their message out – or bypass the media establishment altogether. Conservatives have mastered talk radio, the internet and social media to reach broad audiences. Now, they’re increasingly turning to a traditionally liberal medium as another channel of communication: film.</span></span></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/eye-culture/spate-documentaries-offers-ammunition-conservatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eye on Culture MRC Culture Politics 2016 conservative Movies Fri, 24 Aug 2012 02:08:23 +0000 Frenchy 41002 at http://www.mrc.org NBC's Lauer Frets 'True Conservative' Paul Ryan Will Be 'Immovable Object' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-lauer-frets-true-conservative-paul-ryan-will-be-immovable-object <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/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2012-08-14-NBC-TDAY-LauerGingrich.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 169px; margin: 3px; float: right;" /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-lauer-frets-true-conservative-paul-ryan-will-be-immovable-object" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Campaign 2012 conservative Matt Lauer NBC Newt Gingrich Paul Ryan Today Tue, 14 Aug 2012 15:49:35 +0000 kyle.drennen 40895 at http://www.mrc.org ABC Wraps Ryan in "Conservative" Tags; No "Liberal" Label for Biden in 2008 http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-wraps-ryan-conservative-tags-no-liberal-label-biden-2008 <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/rich-noyes">Rich Noyes</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> <img src="/sites/default/files/uploads/RomneysChoice.JPG" style="float: right; margin: 3px;" width="240" />Breaking the news this morning that Mitt Romney has chosen Paul Ryan as his running mate, ABC’s <em>Good Morning America</em> in a single hour employed no fewer than seven “conservative” labels to label Ryan and his supporters. But four years ago as Barack Obama tapped Joe Biden, there wasn’t a single “liberal” label to be found on <em>GMA</em>’s coverage that Saturday morning.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-wraps-ryan-conservative-tags-no-liberal-label-biden-2008" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc conservative George Stephanopoulos Good Morning America Joe Biden liberal Mitt Romney Paul Ryan Sat, 11 Aug 2012 17:12:41 +0000 rich.noyes 40869 at http://www.mrc.org "Moderate" Mitt Romney Now a "Hard Right, Full Moon Conservative" http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/moderate-mitt-romney-now-hard-right-full-moon-conservative <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vol. 25, No. 9 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/April302012.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=804178" title="April302012.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>“Moderate” Mitt Now a “Hard Right, Full Moon Conservative”</strong></h3><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/notable-quotables/moderate-mitt-romney-now-hard-right-full-moon-conservative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Notable Quotables News Analysis Division abc Barack Obama Chris Matthews conservative Diane Sawyer Media Bias Mitt Romney MSNBC Sun, 29 Apr 2012 13:38:51 +0000 rich.noyes 39938 at http://www.mrc.org Easter ‘GCB’ Shills for Porn in Christian Marriages http://www.mrc.org/articles/easter-gcb-shills-porn-christian-marriages <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Christian-bashing show brings total attacks to 157. </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/lauren-thompson">Lauren Thompson</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Although Sunday is the Christian day of rest, “GCB” certainly didn’t. ABC pulled out all the stops in their Easter Sunday, two-hour episode titled “Turn the Other Cheek/Sex is Devine,” with the majority of the plot centered on pre-marital and marital sex.</p> <p>The pastor performed sermon research at Hooters-esque restaurant “Booby-licious,,” and on Sunday encouraged his congregation members to have sex with their partners for a week in order to work on “divine communication.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/easter-gcb-shills-porn-christian-marriages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Faith bitches christian conservative faith GCB Texas Mon, 09 Apr 2012 22:42:37 +0000 dan.gainor 39786 at http://www.mrc.org Time Magazine on George Washington: Tea Party, Modern Conservatism 'A Repudiation of All He Stood For' http://www.mrc.org/culture-and-media-institute/time-magazine-george-washington-tea-party-modern-conservatism-repudiatio <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/paul-wilson-joe-and-betty-anderlik-fellow-culture-and-media">Paul Wilson</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>George Washington just got a promotion. Yes, he's still one of the <a href="http://www.usnews.com/usnews/culture/articles/040112/12slave.htm">slave-owning oligarchs</a> who, according to liberals, stuck us with a short-sighted Constitution, and whose colleagues were probably <a href="https://mail.google.com/mail/?shva=1#inbox"> having sex with slaves</a>.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/culture-and-media-institute/time-magazine-george-washington-tea-party-modern-conservatism-repudiatio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> MRC Culture conservative modern washington Mon, 06 Feb 2012 21:40:00 +0000 39047 at http://www.mrc.org