Tag: media

146 Why is President Trump making such a big deal about fake news, and specifically targeting reputable organizations like The New York Times and CNN? 2017-02-26T01:36:04.987

113 Why does there seem to be a lack of conservative comedy and comedy-news compared to liberal? 2018-08-15T16:01:57.980

64 Why shouldn't BBC have to register as a foreign agent? 2018-01-05T07:30:40.237

56 Why is Fox News the most viewed news channel in the US? 2019-01-24T03:38:13.603

52 Why won't Donald Trump do something about "fake news"? 2017-03-10T15:49:14.907

41 Do governments deliberately time unpopular policies or announcements to when the population is distracted? 2020-08-23T00:55:44.120

40 Why does the BBC claim that there is 'no clear winner' in England's 2018 local elections? 2018-05-06T20:50:29.170

40 Why are Republicans (unlike Democrats) heavily criticized for their flip-flopping regarding the 2016/2020 US supreme court justice nominations? 2020-09-27T08:30:43.547

35 Why does the media continue to hide the identity of the Trump-Ukraine whistle blower when they have already been outed? 2019-11-11T11:56:08.607

35 How can a non-US resident best follow US politics in a balanced well reported manner? 2021-01-10T12:08:43.480

31 Why is the fact that Ukraine President Zelenskiy publicly stated that Trump didn't pressure him whatsoever being ignored? 2019-10-23T21:19:23.163

27 Is the President of the United States obliged to answer questions in press conferences? 2020-04-17T03:17:35.953

26 Can a TV station refuse a politically oriented advertisement which does not comply with its editorial line? 2017-02-13T12:39:03.300

26 Why there are no major political movements worried about asteroid/comet impact? 2019-10-25T09:11:19.153

25 How much of the US media referred to the COVID-19 as the "Wuhan Virus" until it received an official designation from the WHO? 2020-03-24T11:31:11.577

25 What new data caused Biden to be declared winner by the news? 2020-11-07T17:54:19.130

23 Is there a standardised way to check fake news? 2019-08-11T17:50:12.763

21 Why are Trump's handwritten notes being focused on in the news? 2019-11-21T15:09:59.060

20 Why can one still buy newspapers during lockdown? 2020-03-20T16:07:34.253

18 Do far-right parties get a disproportionate amount of media coverage, and why? 2020-11-29T03:10:22.433

17 Did Charlie Hebdo ever publish any cartoon satirizing Judaism? 2017-02-19T10:20:49.130

17 Why does Al Jazeera English have a quite liberal stance on LGBT issues? 2019-05-12T16:28:05.720

15 Which media organizations use "catch and kill"? 2018-07-26T09:53:40.587

14 Did Putin really write his recent article for The National Interest, written in English, on his own? 2020-06-21T17:51:09.010

14 Why did the Trump administration hold a press conference in the parking lot of a landscaping company? 2020-11-08T17:10:44.147

13 Did Hillary Clinton call Tulsi Gabbard a "Russian asset"? 2019-10-28T04:00:30.177

13 What powers does POTUS currently have to ban a web service in the USA by presidential order? 2020-08-01T06:09:28.767

13 Is it illegal for candidates to pay a journalist to publish fake news? 2020-09-15T15:12:59.590

12 Why did the US force Russia Today to register as a foreign agent? How does it benefit the US? 2017-11-17T01:37:29.887

12 Why do politicians often say that they cannot comment on individual cases? 2021-01-12T05:37:28.980

11 Are people more likely to seek out news sources they agree with? 2013-01-26T21:19:51.067

11 In the US, is there a documentable difference in musical genre preference between Democrats and Republicans? 2014-10-28T23:00:48.553

11 Do any democracies besides the UK have a ban on broadcasting legislative footage for comedic purposes? 2019-04-08T10:29:54.940

11 Is Treason the right term to describe making a secret deal with a foreign government for personal gains? 2019-09-20T23:47:32.933

10 Is the "Our opponents hate America" meme new? 2018-06-30T12:47:01.053

9 How many people in the US watch RT programming regularly? 2018-01-19T10:10:34.837

9 Communicating the Nord Stream 2 sanctions 2019-12-13T06:59:13.877

9 What has led to Poland's rapid fall in the World Press Freedom Index over the last 5 years? 2020-04-22T14:04:06.973

9 What are the responses to the police assaulting journalists during the 2020 protests in the US? 2020-06-03T15:59:00.260

8 Can the POTUS take away licenses from news networks? 2017-10-11T16:52:38.783

8 Why is the BBC asked to adopt standards/practices that commercial broadcasters are not? 2017-11-28T14:11:08.520

8 In Australia, do Rupert Murdoch's publications deny anthropogenic climate change? 2019-07-17T22:21:51.377

8 Have there been any personal attacks on Sondland after his change in testimony on the quid-pro-quo? 2019-11-06T01:35:41.237

8 Why has trust in the written press fallen so dramatically in the UK? 2020-05-06T08:46:48.887

7 Is it common in democratic world for political parties to own newspapers and TV channels? 2015-06-25T20:15:01.523

7 Is the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights a reliable source? 2016-12-16T14:31:52.357

7 What is the significance of this "sanctimonious humbugs" cartoon which appeared in today's Guardian? 2018-09-05T12:42:58.180

7 Has Tucker Carlson identified with distributist thinkers? 2019-01-18T21:04:56.950

7 Is the Bernie blackout real? 2019-12-07T01:07:30.690

6 How objectively do Western and Eastern media report about the current Ukraine crisis? 2015-01-02T02:40:40.400

6 Why is North Korea criticized for having Nuclear Weapons? 2017-05-21T15:42:52.717

6 Wrongfully influencing a private entity’s employment decision/practice, Is this law being violated? 2017-10-11T16:42:33.637

6 Why does the media workforce lean liberal or democrat 2018-01-19T03:25:48.197

6 Does the US government fund the media? 2018-02-13T00:46:01.750

6 Are there precedents in other countries for Australia's mass newspaper protest today? 2019-10-21T18:42:24.353

6 Looking for French Media Bias Chart 2020-05-14T09:56:23.790

6 Has any recent boycott against a media due to fake news channel succeeded? 2020-08-02T09:14:06.760

6 Have OANN or Newsmax asked any questions (thus far) at the the press conferences of the Biden White House? 2021-01-24T21:21:24.533

5 Are the US presidential debates pre-taped? 2016-10-20T04:23:10.660

5 Social media impact on Trump's presidency 2017-01-25T10:51:30.950

5 Developments leading the Western society to "post truth" / emotions (vs. facts)? 2017-02-05T01:34:55.310

5 Is Trump’s barring of select media outlets from White House press conferences a violation of the First Amendment? 2017-02-25T15:35:34.843

5 How people in the US think about media, especially CNN? 2017-07-02T19:44:16.593

5 What are the measures that define an "independent media"? 2017-07-26T19:34:29.973

5 What is the vetting process for source materials for an investigative report or book? 2018-09-05T19:34:31.000

5 Has the abolishment of the FCC fairness doctrine led to political polarization in the US? 2018-10-09T14:55:58.180

5 Why did the DNC refuse to hold any debates on Fox News? 2019-07-18T17:04:11.643

5 Has the media reevaluated Schiff's statements in light of the fact there was a second whistleblower? 2019-10-07T02:09:23.993

5 Is there a summary of Johnson's government plans to defund the BBC (assuming this is correct)? 2020-02-08T16:03:31.360

4 What legally constitutes character assassination in the US? 2013-12-20T00:37:53.393

4 Does the media influence how voters vote in elections? 2015-05-05T17:46:17.723

4 Is infowars a credible source for political news? 2015-12-26T20:15:51.273

4 Quantification of media interest in particular political subjects 2016-02-09T18:26:58.110

4 Why is Russia Today largely unsympathetic to Muslims in western countries? 2016-02-26T22:25:32.573

4 Protecting a democracy from an influential few 2016-07-04T15:57:26.293

4 Have US presidential farewell addresses traditionally been broadcast? 2017-01-11T00:03:24.573

4 How often do politicians pay extras to act the part of cheering crowds? 2017-02-08T09:58:59.000

4 Why is North Korean behaviour often described as "provocative"? 2017-09-03T05:40:21.003

4 Are there any media channels (TV, radio, online newspaper) that encourage Neutral Point of View usage? 2018-04-16T15:18:38.353

4 What are the rules, laws, and procedures to approve and remove press members from white house press conferences? 2018-11-16T18:12:48.113

4 Has the BBC provided arguments for saying Brexit being cancelled is unlikely? 2019-04-06T20:14:58.270

4 Does US foreign policy also try to use media outlets as "soft power" in the Eastern Europe? 2019-10-28T18:02:54.927

3 Former US vice presidents criticizing incumbents 2015-09-10T01:50:05.650

3 Why do the BBC and the Guardian report different figures for the UK local elections? 2017-05-06T10:58:04.633

3 Is the day of a press release an issue of political strategy? 2017-05-16T09:17:59.193

3 Trump and the US Media Overton Window 2018-04-05T13:44:13.530

3 Legal restrictions on minority languages in media and the web 2019-04-26T17:30:06.940

3 Are there any statistics / studies to prove that Fox News is putting on more Democrats than Republicans? 2019-05-21T01:09:27.703

3 Which press groups have accepted money from Qatar? 2019-10-20T05:55:57.710

3 Does Fox News have a history of being skeptical of climate change science? 2019-10-31T03:38:11.277

3 What powers does Ofcom have? 2020-04-09T14:29:42.363

3 How do the conservative media commentators skeptical of Covid-19 explain [away] the freezer truck rows in NYC? 2020-04-12T08:25:14.760

3 State media in democratic countries and open technologies 2020-05-09T00:04:48.160

3 How is the audience for NBC Town Halls chosen? 2020-10-16T19:45:53.320

2 How could the Ukrainian rebels get SAMs? 2014-07-18T17:35:07.870

2 News aggregate service based on reasonable importance 2016-06-02T20:39:11.903

2 Where do news outlets and Google get their election & primary results? 2016-06-08T03:20:50.973

2 What does this comparison between Steven Mnuchin and Forrest Gump mean? 2016-11-30T17:05:23.563

2 How exactly is the White House enforcing audio-only briefings? 2017-06-26T18:58:00.293