The Evolution of the American Political Revolution

Where is Donald Trump's Worldview Leading Us?

Where is Donald Trump's Worldview Leading Us?

I want to step back a little from the constant strum of the latest Trump scandal to the most recent outrage, the Trump constantly popping into the news literally every day. I don’t remember this during the Obama administration or any other presidency frankly of my lifetime. Every day they look for some way to […]

Fake news website YourNewsWire deletes bogus story about Keanu Reeves

Fake news website YourNewsWire deletes bogus story about Keanu Reeves

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters Prominent fake news website YourNewsWire deleted a fabricated story headlined “Keanu Reeves: Hollywood Elites Use ‘Blood Of Babies’ To Get High” after the site was called out for its lie on Twitter — but not before the post was widely circulated on verified Facebook pages, converted into a monetized YouTube […]

Right Wing Round-Up: Trump Stands With Roy Moore

Peter Montgomery @ Religion Dispatches: Australians Vote Overwhelmingly For Marriage Equality; and More in Global LGBT Recap. Zack Ford @ Think Progress: Trump stands by endorsement of Roy Moore, suggests women are lying. Joe Jervis: Perkins: There Will Be No Statement On Wes Goodman. Justin Baragona @ Mediaite: Conservative Radio Host Mark Levin to Host […]

Right Wing Bonus Tracks: God Will Vindicate Roy Moore

Scott Lively says that “Judge Roy Moore is the victim of a witch hunt the likes of which we haven’t seen since Robert Bork and Clarence Thomas.” Joy Overbeck doesn’t believe the allegations against Moore and says that “if Moore did this unsavory thing, for which there is no actual proof, only he said/she said, […]

4 ways right-wing media are shilling for tax reform (and why they're wrong)

4 ways right-wing media are shilling for tax reform (and why they're wrong)

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters House and Senate advance bills to reform the tax code NY Times: House and Senate Republicans advance proposals for a “sweeping tax overhaul.” Republicans in the House of Representatives on November 16 voted to pass “the most sweeping tax overhaul in three decades,” according to The New York Times. The […]

USA Today Ignores Climate Change as Factor in Alaskan Drilling

USA Today Ignores Climate Change as Factor in Alaskan Drilling

“Oil exploration debate takes on a new urgency”–but USA Today (11/20/17) left out the most urgent part of the debate. The lead story of the November 20 USA Today, “Drilling Closes In on Alaska Wildlife Refuge,” was supposed to give readers the basics surrounding proposed legislation to allow oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife […]

Mike Cernovich Claims Michael Flynn Was Targeted By Deep State For Investigating Pedophilia

Mike Cernovich Claims Michael Flynn Was Targeted By Deep State For Investigating Pedophilia

Mike Cernovich, a right-wing pundit infamous for his role in elevating the “Pizzagate” conspiracy theories, claimed that General Michael Flynn has been subjected to investigation by the “deep state” and criticism by media elites because he had investigated pedophilia. While discussing recent floods of sex abuse allegations against powerful men with Infowars host Alex Jones today, […]

How CBS and PBS have reported on Charlie Rose's sexual misconduct

How CBS and PBS have reported on Charlie Rose's sexual misconduct

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters CBS and PBS are the latest news outlets to cover reported incidents of sexual harassment and misconduct by one of their own employees — and so far both networks are taking measures to send the right messages to staff and viewers. On November 20, Irin Carmon and Amy Brittain detailed […]

Rick Wiles: SNL’s ‘Come Back, Barack’ Sketch Was ‘Prepping The Public For The Revolution’

On his “TruNews” radio program yesterday, End Times broadcaster Rick Wiles warned that a recent “Saturday Night Live” skit in which three R&B singers begged Barack Obama to come back and be president again was really deep state propaganda designed to prepare Americans for the coming left-wing revolution. Wiles and his co-hosts were aghast that […]

Alex Jones: I know the Las Vegas gunman was a liberal because he drank Pepsi

ALEX JONES (HOST): He drank Pepsi. And again liberals, I mean literally conservatives do not drink — especially in the Obama era — conservatives drink Coca-Cola, if you drink soft drinks, liberals drink Pepsi. That’s a big clue. Related: Las Vegas gunman was a Trump supporter and happy with him because the stock market was […]