7 reasons why we should be skeptical about the MSM

Fellowship of the Minds

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Mark Twain once said, “If you don’t read a newspaper every day, you are uninformed. If you do, you are misinformed.”

Things haven’t changed today. Here are 7 reasons why:

1. Democrats outnumber Republicans by 4-to-1 among journalists, according to research by Indiana University journalism professors Lars Willnat and David Weaver. Washington, D.C. correspondents, the ones who dominate national political coverage, are even more Democrat partisan. According to Tim Groseclose, author of Left Turn: How Liberal Media Bias Distorts the American Mind, over 90% of D.C. journalists vote Democratic, with an even higher number giving to Democrats or liberal-leaning political action committees. (Source)

2. Michael Deaverwas White House deputy chief of staff in the Reagan Administration (1981-1985). Deaver worked primarily on media management forming how the public perceived Reagan, sometimes by engineering press events so that the White House set the TV networks’ agenda for covering the president. This…

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