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How the media creates a false narrative

November 12, 2019 | Article Review | 0 Comments

PE Bias Grade : F

This is a very bad example of biased reporting, because the bias appears right in the Boston Globe's headline and first paragraph. This is exactly how.... Read more

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Public Editor – MA is focused on improving media in Massachusetts and New England by providing media criticism and feedback on bias in reporting and lack of balance in editorial opinions. Journalism must strive to present its news completely free of bias, so that the public has confidence and continues to support the industry’s important role in society. Read More…

Boston Globe can’t believe Bernie’s still contending

November 12, 2019 | Article Review | 0 Comments

PE Bias Grade : D

[Warren Report #313-2019] Despite a blind date with the grim reaper, Sen. Bernie Sanders continues his quest for the Democratic presidential nomina.... Read more

Spotlight team hits a home run

November 11, 2019 | Article Review | 0 Comments

PE Bias Grade : A

The Boston Globe spotlight team represents one of the best things that journalists can do, and today's update on a story done several years ago is a f.... Read more

Advocates are not scientists

November 11, 2019 | Article Review | 0 Comments

PE Bias Grade : C

Misinformation is obviously in the eyes of the beholder. This short piece, by the Associated Press (AP), talks about “fake political news.” It .... Read more

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Editorial Reviews

Boston Globe proves need for Wall

November 2, 2019 | Editorial Review

PE Bias Grade : N/A

The Boston Globe is against the southern border Wall. It believes that by preventing the United States from building more barriers, illegal immigrants could continue to march across the border. The number of immigrants has ballooned to the highest le.... Read more

“We” are all racist unless we take action on climate change

October 30, 2019 | Editorial Review

PE Bias Grade : N/A

You will not believe the new media narrative as published in the Sunday Boston Globe. If our society does not take immediate actions to address climate change, then we are racists. That's the incredible take-away from this "Ideas" article that exp.... Read more

Globe jumps the gun

October 28, 2019 | Editorial Review

PE Bias Grade : N/A

We know the vast majority of Boston Globe journalists seem to support impeaching the president based on secret, leaked testimony of officials who have not been subject to cross-examination. The president has not been able to call any of his own witne.... Read more

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Article Reviews

Hope springs eternal

November 11, 2019 | Article Review

PE Bias Grade : A-

[Warren Report #312-2019] We have our very own member of the “Squad” from Boston, former City Counselor and now Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley. She has recently endorsed Senator Elizabeth Warren, which made the front page of today’s Boston Gl.... Read more

Biased analysis portrayed as news

November 11, 2019 | Article Review, Investigative Journalism

PE Bias Grade : F

Up until reading this very biased article in the Boston Globe, I had not read the "whistleblower" complaint nor the "transcript" of the call between Presidents Trump and Zelensky. But this article was so one-sided that I went back to the source mater.... Read more

Tactics of the Left

November 11, 2019 | Article Review

PE Bias Grade : C-

Most people who follow the news these days are beginning to realize the despicable tactics of the Left. These tactics are promoted and reinforced by media like the Boston Globe, which is an unapologetic ally. So when a speaker comes, he or she is .... Read more

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Investigative Journalism

Biased analysis portrayed as news

November 11, 2019 | Article Review, Investigative Journalism

PE Bias Grade : F

Up until reading this very biased article in the Boston Globe, I had not read the "whistleblower" complaint nor the "transcript" of the call between Presidents Trump and Zelensky. But this article was so one-sided that I went back to the source mater.... Read more

What Elizabeth Warren and Boston Globe’s Joan Vennochi have in common

October 11, 2019 | Editorial Review, Investigative Journalism

PE Bias Grade : N/A

Boston Globe opinion columnist Joan Vennochi shares with readers her personal story, about how she lost her job because of her pregnancy. Vennochi uses this history to declare that she "believes" Sen. Warren, who has been telling a similar story abou.... Read more

Boston Globe hides Adam Schiff’s official misconduct

October 7, 2019 | Investigative Journalism

PE Bias Grade : N/A

President Trump held a news conference reported by the Boston Globe. The report ran on Thursday, Oct. 3. The press conference was held on Wednesday. I happened to watch it; it was with the president of Finland. At the press conference, Fox News re.... Read more

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Media Criticism

The Boston Globe selectively defends journalism

October 29, 2019 | Media Criticism

PE Bias Grade : N/A

"Do as I say, not as I do." The Boston Globe backs up the Harvard Crimson when it follows journalistic principles, but chooses to ignore them in its own operation. As Public Editor-MA has documented over the past year, the Boston Globe presents.... Read more

Walter Hussman’s rules of journalism

October 18, 2019 | Media Criticism

PE Bias Grade : N/A

I was watching Fox News last night to catch President Trump's latest rally and saw an interview on Tucker Carlson of Walter Hussman, Jr. Hussman is a newspaper publisher in Arkansas and has been concerned with media reporting bias. He talked about a .... Read more

Trump orders zombies, white walkers to Wall

October 6, 2019 | Article Review, Media Criticism

PE Bias Grade : C+

BOSTON GLOBE - In a move that caught administration officials by surprise but infuriated Democrats in Congress, President Trump ordered doctors from the National Science foundation to create zombies and deploy them to the Southern border to deter cro.... Read more

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