Special Reports

Marching to Soros' Tune: 100 Women's March Partners Funded by Left-Wing Billionaire
7th Mar, 2017 3:12pm
Executive SummaryThe Women’s March on Washington became an instant media cause. The protest was a classic left-wing, catch-all event celebrating a host of liberal causes from abortion to eco-extremism. Nor did the Women’s March end after one day. March organizers continue to promote new “actions,” including a “Day Without a Woman” strike on March 8.While many celebrity voices were on stage on Jan. 21, highlighting what had become a massive, anti-Trump event, there was another...
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Shameful Silence: ABC, CBS and NBC Have Ignored Christian Genocide
18th Aug, 2016 6:23pm
Executive SummaryWhat Genocide?: Between January 2014 and June 2016, the network evening news shows referred to persecution against Christians in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia just 60 times. Despite telling of murders, forced religious conversions and mass displacement, the networks refused to add up the thousands of atrocities to what they clearly amount to: genocide. Just six of the 60 reports used the word genocide. Put another way, over two years, they mentioned...
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You’re Hired! How NBC Spent 11 Years Making Trump a Household Name, Building Foundation for His Campaign
15th Jun, 2016 5:19pm
Executive SummaryDonald Trump’s rise as a presidential candidate has prompted many political observers to blame TV outlets for giving him historic amounts of free air time. While it’s true the media have overwhelmingly focused on Trump in their coverage during the current election cycle, there is another media phenomenon at play. NBC has spent more than a decade building his brand as a successful businessman of almost mythic proportion.The network’s coverage of Trump was overwhelmingly...
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Climate Hypocrites and the Media that Love Them
20th Apr, 2015 10:22pm
Journalists help promote Hollywood celebrities while condemning average Americans for causing climate change. The same media go out of their way to ignore or excuse the hypocrisy of celebrity “environmentalists” who fly their private jets around the world, rent mega-yachts and live in massive mansions.Avatar Director James Cameron warned of a future “world that’s in shambles” because of climate change, and said he believes “in ecoterrorism” yet, he owns an impressive private collection of motorcycles,...
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Soros Clones: 5 Liberal Mega-Donors Nearly as Dangerous as George Soros
26th Aug, 2014 4:00am
As the 2014 midterm elections approached, the media were quick to criticize conservative donors like the Koch brothers for backing issues important to them. But journalists largely ignored the incredible financial power being used to promote the liberal agenda. Five top donors – Michael Bloomberg, Warren Buffett, Pierre Omidyar, Tom Steyer and George Soros’s own son, Jonathan – are major funders of the left. Together, they have contributed at least $2.7 billion since 2000 to groups pushing abortion, gun control, climate change...
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Hispanic Media in the Balance
31st Mar, 2014 7:04pm
With a combined audience of approximately three million, the national evening newscasts of Univision and Telemundo have a viewership that rivals that of the top 10 cable news shows. Yet up until now, news coverage on these major U.S. Spanish- language networks has not been subject to consistent conservative engagement and scrutiny for fairness, accuracy and journalistic integrity.For four months, from November 1, 2013 through February 28, 2014, the Media Research Center undertook just such...
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Benghazi Blackout: How the Big Three Networks Have Censored or Spun Obama's Deadly Foreign Policy Failure
6th Sep, 2013 5:00pm
Wednesday marks the one year anniversary of the 2012 attack on the U.S. embassy in Benghazi that left Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans dead, and sent the Obama administration scrambling for a cover story that the Big Three broadcast networks initially bought and were slow to unravel. A similar pattern has emerged in 2013. As new information about the administration’s actions before and after the attacks have been revealed through congressional testimony, whistleblowers, and...
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Special Report: Columbia University
8th Aug, 2013 8:11pm
Columbia University helps define the news business. Its School of Journalism is perhaps the foremost institution of its kind in the United States, and its alumni fill the ranks of news organizations. It is also home to the Pulitzer Prize – the top award in the industry. Each May, it graduates a new class and sends a fresh crop of young editors, writers and producers into the field.Unfortunately, Columbia’s journalism program is not committed to...
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The Censorship Election
15th Jul, 2013 9:20pm
President Obama won re-election last November despite handicaps that would have doomed other incumbents: a terrible economy, historic unemployment, a soaring national debt, the unpopularity of ObamaCare, and debacles such as his administration’s inept handling of the September 11 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, that left a U.S. ambassador and three other Americans dead.While there were many contributing factors, important clues to unraveling this political paradox may be found in an examination of how the national...
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CMI Special Report -- Rewriting the Bible: The Gospel According to Liberals
13th Mar, 2013 4:57pm
Click here for the executive summary of this report.When liberals and their media allies have an agenda to push, they’ll use any tool at hand. The left often rails against the presence of religion in civic life, mocking conservative Christians as “Taliban” agitating for theocracy. But other times, they find faith to be a handy weapon to bludgeon conservatives. And they’ll go so far as to reinterpret and rewrite the Bible to justify any liberal cause, no matter how outrageous....
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