All posts tagged "media"

  • Trump Has Skewed The Definition Of ‘Fake News’

    What is “fake news?” The phrase came about toward the end of the 2016 presidential election, and originally was meant to highlight the growing trend of trending stories on the internet, usually through shared social media posts,...

    • Posted January 16, 2018
  • Trump Named Top ‘Press Oppressor’ By Journalism Watchdog

    While the president apparently readies his list of top “fake news” award winners, one group that tracks the rights of the press worldwide has given Donald Trump top honors among a list of authoritarian leaders who have...

    • Posted January 10, 2018
  • Trump Signed Tax Bill Friday In Response To News Reports He Says He Doesn’t Watch

    President Donald Trump acknowledged on Friday he was going to sign the newly-passed Republican tax overhaul next month, but said that he changed his mind because news networks were curious if he’d keep his promise to sign...

    • Posted December 22, 2017
  • Most Americans Trust News Media Over Donald Trump

    President Donald Trump frequently rails against a media that he believes gives him undue attention in a largely negative way. Only Fox News, it seems, gives the president a fair shake, according to his own logic —...

    • Posted December 18, 2017
  • CNN Blasts Trump, Likens Him To A ‘Bully’

    On Monday morning, President Donald Trump logged into his Twitter account to dispute an article from the New York Times, which cited White House sources as indicating that he likes to watch 4-8 hours of cable news...

    • Posted December 11, 2017
  • CNN will skip the WH Christmas party.
    CNN To Skip White House Christmas Party

    It looks like CNN won’t be joining Donald Trump and the rest of his cronies at the annual White House Christmas party this year. According to a statement the network released to POLITICO, representatives from CNN decided...

    • Posted November 29, 2017
  • Trump Wrongly Blames The Media For His ‘Uncivil’ Image

    In speaking with reporters Wednesday, President Donald Trump made a startling assessment: the press’s coverage of him makes him appear uncivil. No really, he said that. Trump laid into the press for their coverage of him as...

    • Posted October 26, 2017
  • Trump Leaves Out Several Key Details In Tweet About Media

    On Sunday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted out the results of a new poll that found many individuals were skeptical of the media. It is finally sinking through. 46% OF PEOPLE BELIEVE MAJOR NATIONAL NEWS ORGS FABRICATE...

    • Posted October 22, 2017
  • FCC Chairman Ajit Pai
    FCC: We Can’t Revoke Licenses Over Content

    Speaking on Tuesday at an event on telecommunications law, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said that his agency does not have the power to revoke broadcast licenses based on the content of a newscast. This is the first time...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
  • Trump's tax plan benefits the wealthy.
    Trump Loses It Over Media He Claims Can ‘Write Anything’

    President Trump apparently has a problem with the media having the freedom to choose what it writes about. NBC News reported earlier this week that the President was looking to beef up the country’s nuclear arsenal, perhaps...

    • Posted October 12, 2017