Tag Archives: Fox News

Jon Stewart Takes Fox News to Warp Speed on Boston Bombing Trial

Jon Stewart Comedy Central Click to watch a video of the show:  The Daily Show with Jon Stewart ESTHER ZUCKERMAN    APR 25, 2013  The Atlantic Wire On The Daily Show last night, Jon Stewart explained how, in the wake of the Boston bombing and at the beginning of the controversial prosecution of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Fox News went all willy […]

Anonymous- Mainstream Media Corruption Exposed

Anonymous- Mainstream Media Corruption Exposed For the year of 2011, the four owners of CNN, FOX, and NBC have spent $44,246,979 dollars on lobbying… Join Us!  Subscribe to WAMMToday from our blog website and “Follow” us.  riseuptimes.wordpress.com.    WAMMToday is now on Facebook!   Check the WAMMToday page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” […]

Tomgram> Tom Englehardt on Rebecca Solnit’s Ms. Civil Society v. Mr. Unaccountable

Tomgram: Rebecca Solnit, Ms. Civil Society v. Mr. Unaccountable Tom Dispatch When it set up its campsite at Zuccotti Park, Occupy Wall Street was facing in only one direction: toward the financial heart of the planet two blocks away.  The police, who promptly surrounded the encampment and organized their own occupation of the neighborhood, were in a sense facing […]

Video> Fox News Blames Pepper Spray on Students Not Police?

When University of California Davis police reacted to students sitting peacefully in protest with pepper spray directly to their faces, I thought even Fox News couldn’t spin this excessive use of force in favor of police, but I was wrong, as I show in this video. The higher quality clip I use of UC Davis […]

A Guide To The Smear Campaign Against Occupy Wall Street> Media Matters

A Guide To The Smear Campaign Against Occupy Wall Street October 18, 2011 2:12 pm ET — Media Matters The right-wing media have engaged in a relentless smear campaign against the Occupy Wall Street movement, including calling the protesters socialists and Marxists, saying they represent the “fringe of the fringe of the fringe,” and claiming they […]

Regulation Nation: Fox Begins Weeklong Assault On Government Regulations

Regulation Nation: Fox Begins Weeklong Assault On Government Regulations   September 12, 2011 2:50 pm ET      MediaMatters.org Fox is launching a weeklong attack on government regulations, promising to “expose how excessive laws are drowning American businesses” – a message that coincides with a Republican push to focus on deregulation. But economists say that […]

The Nation: Slouching Towards Faux, more on mainstream media and democracy by Patricia J. Williams

Slouching Towards Faux Patricia J. Williams July 13, 2011   |    This article appeared in the August 1-8, 2011 edition of The Nation. How the media frenzy obliterated the presumption of innocence and relentlessly impugned both Strauss-Kahn and his accuser in vulgar stereotypes. Shortly after Dominique Strauss-Kahn was indicted on charges of attempted rape, his friend Bernard-Henri Lévy […]

Jon Stewart Was Right About Fox ‘News’ Viewers Being the Most Misinformed Citizens

Jon Stewart Was Right About Fox ‘News’ Viewers Being the Most Misinformed Citizens In refuting Stewart’s claim, Fox naturally went ahead and misinformed its viewers. AlterNet / By Joshua Holland   June 21, 2011  |   Fox News’ attempts at humor have failed miserably over the years. Think of its snooze-fest “comedies” ─ shows like the “Red Eye” (filler broadcast […]

Fox News’ Long History of Race-Baiting

UPDATED: Fox News’ Long History Of Race-Baiting June 13, 2011 5:52 pm ET — Media Matters for America Howard Dean and Joan Walsh recently called out Fox News, criticizing what they called its “racist” handling of the deceptively edited Shirley Sherrod video clip. Indeed, Fox News and its personalities have a long history of aggressive race-baiting […]

How Fox News Outfoxes Americans

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