Anti-Americanism http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/6896/all en Actor Jeff Daniels: Sorkin's Anti-America Speech 'Resonated with Me,' 'It's Gold' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/actor-jeff-daniels-sorkins-anti-america-speech-resonated-me-its-gold <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" title="Media Research Center" alt="Media Research Center" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2012-06-22-CNN-PMT-BigDanie.jpg" style="float: right;" />Appearing as a guest on Friday's <em>Piers Morgan Tonight</em> on CNN, actor Jeff Daniels -- who stars as Will McAvoy in HBO's <em>The Newsroom </em>-- admitted that he agrees with a now infamous speech delivered by his character -- and written by liberal writer/producer Aaron Sorkin -- in which McAvoy rants that "America is not the greatest country in the wor</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/actor-jeff-daniels-sorkins-anti-america-speech-resonated-me-its-gold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Patriotism Aaron Sorkin Anti-Americanism CNN HBO Jeff Daniels Piers Morgan The Newsroom Mon, 25 Jun 2012 11:36:46 +0000 40479 at http://www.mrc.org Anti-Military Paranoid Piece 'Green Zone' Hailed by Top Times Movie Critic A.O. Scott http://www.mrc.org/articles/anti-military-paranoid-piece-green-zone-hailed-top-times-movie-critic-ao-scott <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Michael Moore fan and Times movie critic A.O. Scott finds a left-wing fantasist version of the Iraq War featuring murderous U.S. soldiers and top brass an impressive sense of scruples. They have clearly studied journalistic accounts of the early days of the war, citing Rajiv Chandrasekaran&#039;s vivid Imperial Life in the Emerald City as a particular inspiration, and while the picture they paint of infighting among the Americans and growing factionalism among the Iraqis may not be literally accurate in every particular, it has the rough authority of novelistic truth. </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>Movie critic A.O. Scott on Friday reviewed "Green Zone," a leftist fantasy about the Iraq War starring Matt Damon, in which the U.S. military are the bad guys. As shown by the headline, "<a href="http://movies.nytimes.com/2010/03/12/movies/12green.html">A Search for That Casualty, Truth</a>," Scott embraced the movie's hard-left politics and fantastical anti-military plot, showcased in the movie's "hero" played by Damon, disillusioned Army officer Roy Miller:<br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/anti-military-paranoid-piece-green-zone-hailed-top-times-movie-critic-ao-scott" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch A.O.Scott Anti-Americanism GreenZone IraqWar KyleSmith liberalmediabias MattDamon Movies NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias TimesWatch Fri, 12 Mar 2010 18:53:00 +0000 admin 7420 at http://www.mrc.org Dan Bilefsky Still Hates Pro-Market, Anti-EU Czech President http://www.mrc.org/articles/dan-bilefsky-still-hates-pro-market-anti-eu-czech-president <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Times reporter Dan Bilefsky warns that the pro-free-market, pro-Israel, Czech Republic president Vaclav Klaus &quot;clings to national sovereignty&quot; and may commit the &quot;ultimate act of sabotage&quot; against the sacred left-wing idea, the European Union. </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">Prague-based correspondent Dan Bilefsky can't abide Czech Republic President Vaclev Klaus. That's clear from Tuesday's story by Bilefsky and Stephen Castle, "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/04/world/europe/04czech.htm?pagewanted=all">Contrarian Leader Questions an Ambitious Path for Europe</a>." </p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/dan-bilefsky-still-hates-pro-market-anti-eu-czech-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Anti-Americanism CzechRepublic DanBilefsky EuropeanUnion NewYorkTimes NYTimes TimesWatch TimesWatch.org VaclavKlaus Wed, 05 Aug 2009 16:43:00 +0000 admin 6996 at http://www.mrc.org Obama's Church of Slurs http://www.mrc.org/articles/obamas-church-slurs <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 >It's Damage Control Time for the liberal press. </p> <br /> <p >Count <i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal">New York Times</i> columnist Nicholas Kristof as one in the media masses who have been outraged, just outraged at the supposed conservative bigotry against Barack Obama. This "most monstrous bigotry" isn't just about race, but also religion. Stating his middle name and Internet whispers that he's a Muslim "are the religious equivalent of racial slurs." </p> <p >      </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/obamas-church-slurs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Education Media Anti-Americanism BarackObama HateSpeech hatred JeremiahWright pastor Racism TrinityUnitedChurchofChrist Tue, 18 Mar 2008 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28329 at http://www.mrc.org