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  • Luke Brinker: Wash. Times Baselessly Claims That GA Gubernatorial Candidate Is Keeping His…

    20 August 2014, 11:29 am

    The Washington Times editorial board accused Georgia Democratic gubernatorial nominee Jason Carter of concealing his support for LGBT equality in order to win over the state's voters, ignoring Carter's own words offering his full-throated support for…
  • Eric Boehlert: Obama, Race, And The Right-Wing Media's Heckler's Veto

    20 August 2014, 10:57 am

    The lament has spread all across the media spectrum this week, as the crisis in Ferguson, Missouri unfolds and people search for answers to the police killing of unarmed teen Michael Brown.…
  • Zachary Pleat: Fox's Keith Ablow: "Something Is Deeply Wrong With The Psyche" Of Ferguson Residents

    20 August 2014, 8:20 am

    Fox News medical contributor Keith Ablow wrote that there is something wrong in the minds of Ferguson residents who reacted to the shooting death of 18 year-old Michael Brown by a police officer with protests.…
  • Media Matters staff: Watch Marc Lamont Hill Blast Racial Canards Used To Distract From Brown…

    20 August 2014, 5:59 am

    From the August 20 edition of CNN's Newsroom:Previously:…
  • Alexandrea Boguhn & Coleman Lowndes: Geraldo Rivera And The Victim-Blaming Of Black Teenagers

    20 August 2014, 4:14 am

    Geraldo Rivera is once again citing alleged appearance as a mitigating factor in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, evoking footage of Trayvon Martin wearing a hoodie to contextualize potential police motive for killing Michael Brown in Ferguson,…
  • Denise Robbins: Experts: Pro-Smog Pollution Report Is "Unmoored From Reality"

    20 August 2014, 3:19 am

    A recent study from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) claims that smog regulations proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will cost the economy $270 billion. But the regulations, necessary to alleviate the unsafe smog pollution…
  • Timothy Johnson: Media Carry Water For NRA's False Attack Ad That Claims Michael Bloomberg Wants To…

    20 August 2014, 2:44 am

    Media outlets are uncritically reporting the false claim in a new attack ad from the National Rifle Association that gun safety advocate Michael Bloomberg wants to "ban ... your guns." In fact, Bloomberg supports the right to own a gun.…
  • Eric Hananoki: What The Media Should Know About GOP Surrogate And Fox News Contributor Allen West

    20 August 2014, 2:38 am

    Fox News contributor Allen West is endorsing and holding events for GOP candidates and organizations across the country. Republicans are accepting West's help despite his history of toxic remarks, including calling President Obama an "Islamist" and "disgusting…
  • Michelle Leung: Fox News Falsely Portrays Federal Investigation In Ferguson As Unusual

    20 August 2014, 2:07 am

    Fox News has repeatedly dismissed the federal civil rights investigation into the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, calling it "political optics" and an example of President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder playing "the race…
  • Media Matters staff: Fox Host Suggests All Muslims Are Like ISIS, Says Problem Should Be Solved…

    20 August 2014, 1:55 am

    From the August 20 edition of Fox News' Outnumbered:…
  • Media Matters staff: Fox's Rivera: Obama's "Biggest Failing ... Is Not Assuming The Role" Of…

    19 August 2014, 12:58 pm

    From the August 19 edition of Fox News' Outnumbered:Previously:…
  • Media Matters staff: Fox Turns To New Black Panthers Fabulist To Argue "Eric Holder Cannot Be…

    19 August 2014, 10:26 am

    From the August 19 edition of Fox News' The Kelly File:Previously:…
  • Media Matters staff: Fox's Bolling Doubts Eric Holder Can "Be Fair And Balanced" On "A Race Case"…

    19 August 2014, 9:05 am

    From the August 19 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor:Previously:…
  • Lis Power: Karl Rove Smears Obama With Distortion Of President's Ferguson Comments

    19 August 2014, 3:26 am

    Fox News contributor Karl Rove distorted comments made by President Obama in the wake of unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, suggesting the president downplayed the acts of violent rioters and refused to distinguish between peaceful protesters and "outside…
  • Media Matters staff: Rush Limbaugh Invokes Benghazi To Attack Obama Administration Over Ferguson…

    19 August 2014, 2:22 am

    From the August 19 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show:Previously:…

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