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Jan
16
2013

FAIR TV 2013

Chuck Hagel--Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

FAIR TV's 2013 Archive January 11, 2012: Chuck Hagel--hawk or dove? Pundits upset about the fiscal cliff and another fake OWS story January 4, 2013: Fiscal cliff's effect on the rich and double-standards with cluster bombs Back to FAIR TV archive  

Jan
16
2013

FAIR TV 2012

The Republican party's most recent vice-presidential candidate sponsored a bill that would allow a rapist to stop his victim from terminating her pregnancy. (Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons)

FAIR TV's 2012 Archive December 21, 2012: The history of the Second Amendment, the New York Times ♥ fracking and Syria's WMDs December 14, 2012: Syria's chemical weapons, financial transactions tax is a non-issue and ABC's press release for its parent company's new theme park December 7, 2012: Bradley Manning trial blackout, raising taxes on the rich and USA Today covers poverty and $450 gift cards November 30, 2012: CBS and CEOs, AP on a "secret" Iranian graph and the New York Times miscounts drone deaths November 16, 2012: Getting Israel/Palestine timelines wrong, falling off of the Farcical Cliff and […]

Jan
16
2013

FAIR TV

FAIR's weekly installment of visual media analysis

FAIR TV is recorded, edited and released online each Friday. It features FAIR's Peter Hart, Janine Jackson and Steve Rendall discussing a recap of the week's most disheartening journalism. FAIR plans to expand this program in the future. January 11, 2012: Chuck Hagel--hawk or dove? Pundits upset about the fiscal cliff and another fake OWS story January 4, 2013: Fiscal cliff's effect on the rich and double-standards with cluster bombs 2013  2012

Sep
27
2012

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Sep
14
2012

Post Ombud Agrees with FAIR on Big Oil Sponsorship

Energy 'debate' needed diversity and disclosure

The Washington Post has responded to FAIR's September 14 Action Alert, which criticized the paper for presenting a two-page energy "debate" that didn't include critics of the industry--and didn't disclose to readers that the discussion was sponsored by Big Oil. In his most recent column, Post ombud Patrick Pexton (9/21/12) largely agreed with FAIR's take, acknowledging that the panel discussions (which the Post used as the basis for the print feature) should have included more diverse views and that the sponsorship of the American Petroleum Institute (API) should have been disclosed to Post readers. The Post's Mary Jordan, who was responsible for the energy events, told Pexton that […]

Aug
30
2012

Keep the Heat on Corporate Media: Support FAIR Today!

After 25 years, FAIR feels more energized than ever. Why? Our sold-out anniversary celebration in New York with Glenn Greenwald, Amy Goodman, Noam Chomsky and Michael Moore inspired us. Tens of thousands of readers visit our website each and every month. Activists and academics tell us they're drawing on FAIR's expertise and experience. FAIR's analysis has even made it into major media outlets like NPR and the Washington Post. We have documented and debunked media attacks on workers in Wisconsin and beyond. We challenged the media's pro-war tilt from Afghanistan to Libya. And we pushed back against the media panic […]

Aug
30
2012

FAIR Turns 25!

FAIR's 25th Anniversary Benefit April 28, 2011 7:00pm New York City Please join renowned activist and scholar Noam Chomsky, Democracy Now! host Amy Goodman, Salon.com columnist Glenn Greenwald and Academy Award-winning filmmaker Michael Moore for a special evening to support FAIR. THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. 2537 Broadway at 95th Street New York City All proceeds to benefit FAIR, the national media watch group. Noam Chomsky is a prolific writer, speaker and path-breaking media critic. Best known for books like Manufacturing Consent, Chomsky is among the most important public intellectuals in American life. Amy Goodman is an award-winning investigative journalist […]

Aug
30
2012

2010 FAIR Sustainers

Your generous donations have topped the goal for our year-end fundraising! We are incredibly grateful for the overwhelming show of support. In 2011 we'll keep fighting corporate media misinformation...thanks to you! If your name was missed, or if you wish to be removed from the list, please contact jhollar@fair.org. FAIR Watchdog $1000+ Matt Clark Warren Habib Francis Hagan Michael Protzel FAIR Gadfly $500-999 Judith Belzer & Michael Pollan The Bungie Foundation Xan Gregg Stephen Hillyer Roger Myers Kathleen Naureckas Chris Orr Peter Sills David Suisman Peter Thompson FAIR Advocate $250-499 Joani Blank Jonathan Breslau Alan Carlson Mary Cleveland Thomas Cramp […]