Creative Commons License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.  If you broadcast our audio commentaries please consider a recurring donation to Black Agenda Report.

FAIR blog

  • Sharebar
    Syndicate content
    The national media watch group
    Updated: 58 min 38 sec ago

    'Clipboard Man' Shows Media Figures Didn't Get the Memo About Ebola Transmission

    Fri, 10/17/2014 - 23:13
    The story of "Clipboard Man" created a panicky sensation on Wednesday, and shined a light on the media's failure to inform us about the danger Ebola actually poses to the average American.

    FAIR TV: ABC's Factcheck Fail, Chuck Todd's DQ, and Malala's Message

    Fri, 10/17/2014 - 17:55
    ABC botches an easy ISIS factcheck, and NBC's Chuck Todd "disqualifies" a Senate candidate who gave an iffy response to a trivial question. Plus Malala Yousafzai wins the Nobel Peace Prize--but US media doesn't seem interested in her peace message.

    A Most Interesting Man: Did Maddow Really 'Tar' Rand Paul on Civil Rights?

    Fri, 10/17/2014 - 17:44
    The new issue of Time magazine declares Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul the most interesting man in politics. Maybe that says something about Time, or about the state of American politics.

    And by 'Traditional Voters,' the New York Times Means White People

    Thu, 10/16/2014 - 13:00
    For a piece that is crafted around the idea that white Democratic votes are really in play, it would have been helpful to point to some numbers--though it wouldn't have much helped the piece. I

    Chuck Todd Disqualifies a Senate Candidate

    Wed, 10/15/2014 - 16:01
    NBC's Chuck Todd "disqualifies" a Kentucky Democrat based on an inconsequential "gaffe" that says more about him than anyone else.

    Missing Malala's Message of Peace: Drones Fuel Terrorism

    Tue, 10/14/2014 - 16:04
    The new Nobel Peace Prize winner had some choice words for another Peace Prize winner's wars. But most media aren't telling us about that message of peace.

    ISIS in Texas?! ABC Fails an Easy Factcheck

    Tue, 10/14/2014 - 14:45
    ABC This Week mangles an easy fact check, after a Republican politician claims that ISIS fighters have been caught at the Texas border.