There's an epic battle going on for our information online and it didn't just begin in the weeks before the 2020 election with the social media clampdown on President Trump. This week on Full Measure, we speak with a former Big Tech insider who blows the whistle on efforts to shape and manipulate our information […]
Watch a video of today's Full Measure television news segment highlighting a selection of media mistakes and misses in the era of Trump, from the New York Times to CNN, the Washington Post, NBC, and CBS. http://fullmeasure.news/news/shows/slanted-12-28-2020 Transcript below: Taking a moment out now for a page from my new book “SLANTED: How the news […]
An insightful look at the record when it comes to media demands for President Trump to disavow and condemn racism.
The following is an excerpt of an article by Glenn Greenwald in The Intercept Just weeks before the election, the tech giants unite to block access to incriminating reporting about their preferred candidate. THE NEW YORK POST IS one of the country’s oldest and largest newspapers. Founded in 1801 by Alexander Hamilton, only three U.S. newspapers […]
A short list of the reforms our industry should have made to gain back public confidence moving into the 2020 elections.
The following is an excerpt from an article in The Intercept. Outlets claiming to have “confirmed” Jeffrey Goldberg’s story about Trump’s troops comments are again abusing that vital term. ONE OF THE MOST HUMILIATING journalism debacles of the Trump era played out on December 8, 2017, first on CNN and then on MSNBC. The spectacle kicked off on that Friday […]
The following is an excerpt from an article in Breitbart: U.S. Judge Jed S. Rakoff, a Bill Clinton appointee, allowed Sarah Palin’s defamation lawsuit against the New York Times to proceed, saying that a jury should decide whether editorial page editor James Bennet acted with “actual malice” in writing that Palin was responsible for “political incitement” that […]
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