DavidBarstow http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/6879/all en NYT Buried Barstow's Reluctant Pentagon Vindication on Christmas Day http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/nyt-buried-barstows-reluctant-pentagon-vindication-christmas-day <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>An April 20, 2008 New York Times story by David Barstow, '<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/20/us/20generals.html?pagewanted=all">MESSAGE MACHINE: Behind TV Analysts, Pentagon's Hidden Hand</a>,' won a Pulitzer Prize for the explosive claim that the Pentagon had cultivated 'military analysts' in a 'trojan horse' campaign to generate favorable news coverage of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the terrorist prison at Guantanamo Bay.<br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/nyt-buried-barstows-reluctant-pentagon-vindication-christmas-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert BiasByOmission DavidBarstow liberalmediabias pentagon WashingtonTimes Tue, 27 Dec 2011 22:17:00 +0000 38576 at http://www.mrc.org Barstow's Reluctant Pentagon Vindication Buried on Christmas Day http://www.mrc.org/articles/barstows-reluctant-pentagon-vindication-buried-christmas-day <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> David Barstow won a Pulitzer Prize for his 2008 investigation alleging the Pentagon breached ethics in its briefings of TV and radio military analysts. But a Pentagon report showing no wrongdoing by the program was buried on Page A20 on Christmas Day, over three weeks after being initially reported by the Washington Times. </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>An April 20, 2008 New York Times story by David Barstow, '<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/20/us/20generals.html?pagewanted=all">MESSAGE MACHINE: Behind TV Analysts, Pentagon's Hidden Hand</a>,' won a Pulitzer Prize for the explosive claim that the Pentagon had cultivated 'military analysts' in a 'trojan horse' campaign to generate favorable news coverage of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the terrorist prison at Guantanamo Bay.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/barstows-reluctant-pentagon-vindication-buried-christmas-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch BiasByOmission DavidBarstow liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias pentagon TimesWatch WashingtonTimes Tue, 27 Dec 2011 18:52:00 +0000 38680 at http://www.mrc.org David Barstow's NYT Hit Piece on Tea Party Wins Left-Wing Journalism Award http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/david-barstows-nyt-hit-piece-tea-party-wins-left-wing-journalism-award <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>New York Times investigative reporter David Barstow's paranoid <a href="http://www.mrc.org/timeswatch/articles/2010/20100216011538.aspx">February 16 front-page piece</a> on the Tea Party movement won a left-wing foundation's monthly journalism award.<br /><br />The Sydney Hillman Foundation, which its website says has since 1950 "been honoring journalists, writers and public figures whose work fosters social and economic justice," awarded Barstow's story its monthly journalism award for February 2010. <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/david-barstows-nyt-hit-piece-tea-party-wins-left-wing-journalism-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division awards BiasAlert DavidBarstow Idaho journalism liberalmediabias SydneyHillman TeaParty Unions Tue, 16 Mar 2010 20:23:00 +0000 35810 at http://www.mrc.org David Barstow's Hit Piece on Tea Party Wins Left-Wing Journalism Award http://www.mrc.org/articles/david-barstows-hit-piece-tea-party-wins-left-wing-journalism-award <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Investigative reporter David Barstow&#039;s paranoid February 16 front-page piece on an Idaho chapter of the Tea Party movement won a left-wing foundation&#039;s monthly journalism award. </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Times investigative reporter David Barstow's paranoid <a href="/timeswatch/articles/2010/20100216011538.aspx">February 16 front-page piece</a> on the Tea Party movement won a left-wing foundation's monthly journalism award.<br /><br />The Sydney Hillman Foundation, which its website says has since 1950 "been honoring journalists, writers and public figures whose work fosters social and economic justice," awarded Barstow's story its monthly journalism award for February 2010. <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/david-barstows-hit-piece-tea-party-wins-left-wing-journalism-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch awards DavidBarstow Idaho journalism liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias SydneyHillman TeaParty TimesWatch Unions Tue, 16 Mar 2010 17:49:00 +0000 admin 7429 at http://www.mrc.org NY Times Goes to Idaho to Explore Paranoid Tea Party Movement http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/ny-times-goes-idaho-explore-paranoid-tea-party-movement <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>Beware those Tea Party wackos! The front page of Tuesday morning's New York Times was dominated by investigative reporter David Barstow's 4,500-word foray into the Tea Party movement - focusing on a local group in Sandpoint, Idaho,"<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/16/us/politics/16teaparty.html?ref=politics&amp;pagewanted=all">Lighting a Fuse for Rebellion on the Right - Loose Alliances of Protesters Join Under Tea Party Umbrella</a>." <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/ny-times-goes-idaho-explore-paranoid-tea-party-movement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarackObama BiasAlert BiasByOmission Conservatives DavidBarstow Idaho LabelingBias liberalmediabias Racism TeaParty Tue, 16 Feb 2010 20:49:00 +0000 35684 at http://www.mrc.org Beware the Tea Party Movement! http://www.mrc.org/articles/beware-tea-party-movement <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Investigative reporter David Barstow goes to Idaho to understand the paranoia of the Tea Party movement, and brings up past anti-government and racist extremists in a 4,500-word front-page takeout. Too bad the Times never tried to probe the paranoid psyche of Bush-hating left-wing groups in similar fashion. </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Beware those Tea Party wackos! Tuesday morning's front page was dominated by investigative reporter David Barstow's 4,500-word foray into the Tea Party movement - focusing on a local group in Sandpoint, Idaho,"<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/16/us/politics/16teaparty.html?ref=politics&amp;pagewanted=all">Lighting a Fuse for Rebellion on the Right - Loose Alliances of Protesters Join Under Tea Party Umbrella</a>." <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/beware-tea-party-movement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch BarackObama BiasByOmission Conservatives DavidBarstow Idaho LabelingBias liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias Racism TeaParty TimesWatch Tue, 16 Feb 2010 15:27:00 +0000 admin 7372 at http://www.mrc.org The "Shrewd and Resourceful" Partial-Birth Abortion Provider George Tiller, Provider of "Sensitive Care" http://www.mrc.org/articles/shrewd-and-resourceful-partial-birth-abortion-provider-george-tiller-provider-sensitive-car <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Pulitzer Prize winning reporter David Barstow serves up some liberal awards bait: His slanted history of the abortion wars in Wichita, which ended with the murder of partial-birth abortion provider George Tiller. </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Sunday's mammoth above-the-fold front-page story was a slanted history of the abortion wars in Wichita, Kansas -wars that ended two months ago with the murder of abortion doctor George Tiller, notorious for openly providing partial-birth abortions, and the closing of his clinic.</p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"></p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Reporter David Barstow won a 2009 Pulitzer Prize for what the Prize Committee <a href="http://www.pulitzer.org/citation/2009-Investigative-Reporting" target="_self">called</a></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/shrewd-and-resourceful-partial-birth-abortion-provider-george-tiller-provider-sensitive-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Abortion DavidBarstow GeorgeTiller LabelingBias NewYorkTimes NYTimes Partial-Birth PulitzerPrize TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Mon, 27 Jul 2009 17:29:00 +0000 admin 6978 at http://www.mrc.org