Browsing All posts tagged under »Democrat Party Presidential Candidates«

Racist Jill Filipovic Thinks It’d Be Swell If ‘White Guys’ Stopped Running For President

March 3, 2020 by

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By Gabriel Hays ~ Adding another arrow to her quiver of crazy, radical feminist commentator and occasional New York Times columnist Jill Filipovic took to social media to disparage most of the remaining Democratic presidential field. No, not because they embody some of the worst values in human history, but because each of their skin […]

Practically Perfect Pete? PEOPLE Puffs Buttigieg And His ‘Magnetic’ Mate

February 23, 2020 by

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By Tim Graham ~ People magazine dramatically downsized its political coverage as Donald Trump rose to power. But in this week’s issue, the Historic Moment of a gay man winning a Democrat presidential caucus was just too dramatic for them to avoid. The puffery was epic. The headline was: THE MAYOR MAKING HISTORY: The first […]

No Centrists In The Democratic Primaries

February 13, 2020 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ On Sunday, The Washington Post editorial page led with a dramatic and rarely uttered fact check. The headline was “There are no ‘centrists’ – the Democratic primary race is not a choice between change and the status quo.” The unsigned editorial began by taking on an “unchecked assumption,” […]

The ‘Public Option’: Government-Run Health Care On The Installment Plan

February 12, 2020 by

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By Nina Owcharenko Schaefer and Robert Moffit ~ Don’t get caught up in reports of divisions within the Democratic Party over “Medicare for All” vs. “public option” legislation. Its candidates act as if there is some meaningful difference between the goals of Medicare for All and the so-called moderate public option legislation, but in truth, […]

NYTimes Hails ‘Moderate’ Buttigieg, But Also Suggests Reporter Sexism

February 9, 2020 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times reporters Reid Epstein and Trip Gabriel trumpeted Pete Buttigieg’s top-tier Iowa caucus performance on Saturday’s front page in “How Buttigieg Became Surprise of Iowa Caucuses.” Plus: Are young male campaign reporters treating Buttigieg with “kid gloves” at Elizabeth Warren’s expense? Now, as the focus turns to New Hampshire […]

Stop The Silly ‘Centrist’ Labels For Democrats

January 16, 2020 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ The most abused adjective in political reporting is the label “centrist.” It should tell you everything about the politician. Unfortunately it tells us far more about those applying the label. The American Conservative Union ratings system has been widely accepted as the voting compass from the perspective of […]

NY Times Editor Finds Media’s Problem: ‘Centrist Bias,’ Hurting Socialist Democrats

December 26, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Former New York Times Washington bureau chief and now-columnist David Leonhardt (pictured) has found the problem with the press — they’re just too middle of the road. The headline was “What About Centrist Bias?” The subject line to Monday’s e-mail newsletter questioned the existence of “Liberal bias?” The online headline made […]