It's easy to find fact checks about Trump. And he's given us plenty to write about. This article measures some of the media's fact-challenged reporting.
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Vaccine safety and children's advocate Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. says he is under coordinated attack once again in the news media. On December 30, the New York Times published an opinion article written by Kennedy's niece, Dr. Kerry Meltzer. Meltzer accuses Kennedy of spreading "vaccine disinformation." Kennedy says that although the opinion contained factual errors […]
The New York Times is returning the prestigious "Peabody Award" it won for a podcast series in 2018. The podcast was called “Caliphate,” and told the story of a man named Shehroze Chaudhry. An internal investigation concluded the podcast did not meet accuracy standards. The New York Times announced that Canadian and US intelligence and […]
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 […]
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) has released two newly-declassified documents related to government surveillance abuses against the Trump campaign in 2016. The first document, withheld from public view until now, is a 57-page summary of a three-day FBI interview in January 2017 with Christopher Steele’s so-called “Primary Sub-source” in the anti-Trump allegations […]
The following is an opinion and analysis. It should concern everyone when The New York Times publishes shoddy journalism that violates its own policies and would likely not even meet the standards of a tabloid rag. Two weeks ago, a New York Times article by Jeremy Peters falsely labelled me a "coronavirus doubter." In the […]
The New York Times just corrected its false article about me. What the incident says about today's media environment. We also discuss the evolving recommendations about coronavirus masks.
How the New York Times, Jeremy Peters and Carolyn Ryan got my reporting on coronavirus all wrong.