Hans von Spakovsky: Thomas Fires Warning Shot at Media, Organizations That Lie About Conservatives

By |2022-06-30T09:37:22-04:00June 30th, 2022|

If you are a private figure and The New York Times or the Southern Poverty Law Center publishes a lie about you, you simply have to prove that the statement was false and harmed your reputation. The fact that the publisher didn’t know or care that the statement was false is irrelevant. But if you are a “public figure,” you not only have to prove that the statement was false and harmed your reputation, but that the statement was made “with knowledge that it was false or with reckless disregard of whether it was false or not.” And the definition of who is a public figure constantly has expanded since 1964.

What ‘court-packing’ is – and isn’t

By |2020-10-28T20:20:41-04:00October 28th, 2020|

The SCOTUS nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett brought up an inside baseball term that needs defining. “Court-packing” is NOT a duly elected president filling a vacant seat as duty demands. Court-packing is adding judicial seats — by one political party — where justices serve in perpetuity. It ensures the packing party has decades of unilateral ideological control. Every candidate for president has a moral obligation to explain it truthfully to the American people while stating personal intent.

The media’s greatest power is the power to ignore

By |2020-06-30T08:24:29-04:00June 30th, 2020|

Sixty-two percent of Americans believe voting by mail increases fraud. So we reviewed mainstream media vote fraud stories and found nearly every story started with, “GOP to fight voter fraud that doesn’t exist.” The bias willingly ignores fraud despite reams of evidence. Author Gore Vidal once quipped, “Half the American people never read a newspaper. Half never vote for President — the same half?” Glad you read the EIB.

Let's Help Our Media Friends

By |2017-11-01T13:26:10-04:00November 1st, 2017|

I might point out that it's not only leftist Democrats who are in a tizzy over the election results but also quite a few establishment Republicans.

Title

Go to Top