Soros-funded PAC Started Akin Controversy

Accuracy in Media The controversy over Missouri Republican Senate candidate Todd Akin’s abortion comments was started by a George Soros-funded Democratic Party Super-PAC and the “bait” was taken by Republican Party officials who wanted him out of the race for other reasons, says John Putnam, Missouri state coordinator for the national Tea Party Patriots group. The Super-PAC, American Bridge, was started by … [Read more...]

Media Matters, or Does It?

Accuracy in Media The news for Media Matters keeps getting worse and worse. After weeks of stonewalling the excellent Daily Caller series that broke on February 12, Media Matters founder David Brock and his co-author Ari Rabin-Havt of the new book The Fox Effect have selectively responded to some of the allegations made in the series. Media Matters for America is the far-left, George Soros-backed organization … [Read more...]

Tancredo: Bigots vs. Pat Buchanan

MSNBC’s decision to dismiss Pat Buchanan shows the depths to which the mainstream media has caved to far-left pressure groups like the Southern Poverty Law Center, the National Council of La Raza, Color of Change and Media Matters. There can be no doubt that these smear operations were responsible for Buchanan’s dismissal. Color of Change claims to have sent 275,000 petitions through the group CREDO Action … [Read more...]

It’s Time to Hold Obama Administration Accountable

Accuracy in Media While the mainstream media are still overwhelmingly intent on seeing Barack Obama reelected as President, a number of journalists and news organizations are apparently having second thoughts. Or at least they are willing to examine the claims and representations that the Obama administration continues to put forth. This has been the surprising case regarding Obama’s State of the Union address in … [Read more...]

Free Speech for Conservatives

Accuracy in Media Patrick J. Buchanan, who has been a major figure in the conservative movement for over 40 years, was fired from MSNBC after the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) concluded in Washington, D.C. Buchanan was not a featured speaker at CPAC, but his former colleague, Joe Scarborough, was. Scarborough, the co-host of a little-watched MSNBC program “Morning Joe,” is a former Republican … [Read more...]

CNN’s Zakaria Papers Over Mass Murder

Accuracy in Media Fareed Zakaria of CNN has written a column for The Washington Post that serves as an excuse for letting Iran develop and acquire nuclear weapons. MJ Rosenberg, Senior Foreign Policy Fellow at Media Matters Action Network and contributor to Al-Jazeera, was absolutely ecstatic, saying Zakaria had done “a terrific job destroying some arguments for war with Iran,” and that he had done so by “citing … [Read more...]

Glenn Beck and the Death of Free Speech

Accuracy in Media Fox News has aired several interviews with Daily Caller editors and reporters on the influence of Media Matters, the Soros-funded left-wing attack machine. A series of articles in The Daily Caller sheds new light on the operations of the group, which masquerades as a non-profit but has partisan political ties to the Obama White House and the Democratic Party. Unfortunately, the interviews failed … [Read more...]

CBS Proudly Accepts AIM’s Award, Despite Controversy

Accuracy in Media As reported in a recent posting, Accuracy in Media presented its annual Reed Irvine Media Awards for Investigative and Grassroots Journalism amidst a trumped up controversy reported in The Washington Post, Politico and Big Journalism. Awards were presented to Sharyl Attkisson of CBS News for her investigative reporting on Operation Fast and Furious as well as Solyndra and other “green energy” … [Read more...]

David Brock Out of the Closet, Again

Accuracy in Media It has been apparent for some time that ex-conservative David Brock has been masquerading as a “media critic” while at the service of the Democratic Party. But the head of Media Matters has officially dropped the mask of media critic by creating a so-called Democratic “Super PAC” devoted to re-electing President Obama, adding Democrats to the Senate Democratic majority, and taking back the House … [Read more...]

Fox News Hires Soros-funded Activist

Accuracy in Media Sally Kohn, a former senior strategist at the Soros-funded Center for Community Change, has been hired as a Fox News Contributor. Soros is the controversial hedge fund billionaire, convicted of insider trading in France, who finances the “progressive” movement in the U.S. It is significant that Kohn is now a regular paid commentator on Fox News, while Glenn Beck, the one-time archenemy of … [Read more...]

‘Hacker Finds Emails Between Palin, Murdoch & Breivik’

Just thought we would show you Monday's headlines from Media Matters, Daily Kos, and the Huffington Post. Tuesday, in the New York Times. /satire But for some salient, true-to-life viewing, you may wish to see, from Pamela Geller at Atlas Shrugs: "Who Added "Christian" and "Conservative" to Norway Shooter's Facebook Page Yesterday?"  Someone is apparently committing fraud in the attempt to propagandize this … [Read more...]

Media Matters is for (Gay) Lovers

As if it were not already obvious, the Media Matters group, funded by George Soros, is now out of the closet. Media Matters has created a new “LGBT-specific project” that is called Equality Matters. For those not up to date with the various sexual orientations and preferences that are in favor with the liberal media, LGBT stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender. This development has delighted the … [Read more...]

Google Search Catering to Reds? Care to Test it Too?

I did a Google search for Bill O'Reilly, this morning. I confess, I wanted to make sure I was spelling "O'Reilly" right. Here are the very top results: News for Bill O'Reilly The Guardian O'Reilly ignores Beck's own words in defending him? - 10 hours ago Earlier tonight, Bill O'Reilly pledged to defend his Fox News colleague, Glenn Beck, against "the people generating the attacks" against him … [Read more...]

Death of Conservatism Greatly Exaggerated, but Know Your Enemy

Peter Berkowitz' half-apt analysis is making the rounds today, from The Wall Street Journal and so it begins: The Death of Conservatism Was Greatly Exaggerated In 2008 liberals proclaimed the collapse of Reaganism.  Two years later the idea of limited government is back in vogue. Very good, but Mr. Berkowitz' article concludes: The Gingrich revolution fizzled, in part because congressional Republicans mistook a … [Read more...] Campaigns to Remove Fox News from TV’s in Public Spaces is funny.  Here's an email someone received today. Dear MoveOn member, Did you hear that Fox News' parent company came right out and gave a $1 million contribution directly to the Republican party? So much for "fair and balanced." Fox News is a problem. Which is why we want to pass on this important email from our friends at ColorOfChange, who've just launched a new campaign to get Fox News off of … [Read more...]

Gay Rights, ‘Evil Angel,’ & the Age of Moral Suicide

Before he joined Democratic Rep. Barney Frank in calling for almost $1 trillion in cuts to the national defense budget, Ron Paul was one of only five Republicans in the House of Representatives voting to force open and active homosexuals into the military forces. It was another indication that President Obama’s radical “progressive” agenda is moving forward, this time with the support of America’s leading libertarian … [Read more...]