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No basis for news story

October 20, 2020 | Article Review | 0 Comments

PE Bias Grade : C-

The Boston Globe published a review of a Trump rally in Wisconsin, and its coverage by the two AP reporters was extremely biased. This has become s.... 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…

MLK Jr. rolls over in grave

October 19, 2020 | Article Review | 0 Comments

PE Bias Grade : F

First, the Radical Left came for the statues of Confederate leaders and generals, despite our erecting these statutes to demonstrate to the nation tha.... Read more

Where’s Hunter, Boston Globe?

October 18, 2020 | Media Criticism | 0 Comments

PE Bias Grade : N/A

Where’s Hunter, Boston Globe? On Wednesday, October 14, the New York Post published a bombshell report about Hunter Biden, Joe Biden’s son, who.... Read more

Boston Globe misleads on poll results

October 17, 2020 | Article Review | 0 Comments

PE Bias Grade : C

Minority voters are more likely to support Democratic nominee Joe Biden, on average, than Republican President Donald Trump. This is less about Trump .... Read more

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Editorial Reviews

Blinded by science

October 6, 2020 | Editorial Review

PE Bias Grade : N/A

The radical Left has come up with dozens of attacks on President Trump and his allies and voters. One of the ones we hear constantly is that the Right "doesn't believe in science." Today, the Globe uses this allegation to link the Coronavirus with Cl.... Read more

Is President Trump a successful businessman or not?

October 2, 2020 | Editorial Review

PE Bias Grade : N/A

The Boston Globe editorializes today that Trump's large debt, much of it coming due in the next four years, could compromise his integrity and make him subject to foreign control. This is based on the undisclosed tax returns that were illegally leake.... Read more

Abortion access not at risk in Massachusetts

September 24, 2020 | Editorial Review

PE Bias Grade : N/A

I recently wrote that I have almost stopped reading the Boston Globe editorial pages because they are so biased, and my main focus is on their news articles, where they often (but not always) break the rules of journalism by publishing biased news. B.... Read more

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Article Reviews

The Boston Globe’s big lie

October 17, 2020 | Article Review

PE Bias Grade : D

The mainstream media has decided President Trump is a liar and uses loaded adjectives to describe his words in order to cast doubt on them and help Joe Biden win the upcoming election. But when Joe Biden misspeaks, lies, or hides the source of his.... Read more

Trump generously subsidizes Secret Service stays

October 17, 2020 | Article Review

PE Bias Grade : D

The Boston Globe and other Liberal media outlets look for any angle to attack President Trump. One of these angles has been his cost of Secret-Service protection. They have criticized Trump and his family because taxpayers have supported full-time Se.... Read more

The Boston Globe was FOR arson before they were AGAINST it

October 12, 2020 | Article Review

PE Bias Grade : C-

The Boston Globe laments that an arsonist in Western Massachusetts burned down a huge Biden-Harris sign that was built on giant bales of hay. Defacing signs has become a common occurrence during these highly partisan times, with some on both sides un.... Read more

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Investigative Journalism

Boston Globe hides race of police officer, part two

October 10, 2020 | Article Review, Investigative Journalism

PE Bias Grade : F

Last month, I covered a Boston Globe article which edited out the race of a Black police chief because it didn't fit their narrative that all cops must be racist when they arrest Black suspects. In that case, entire police departments are presumed ra.... Read more

Textbook example of media bias from the AP and Boston Globe

August 14, 2020 | Article Review, Investigative Journalism

PE Bias Grade : F

The Boston Globe ran a purposely false story on page 2 of today's paper in which it claimed that President Trump is blocking an increase in funding to the US postal service because he fears that it will lead to his losing the election. Unfortunate.... Read more

Boston Globe sounds false alarm on abortion access

January 8, 2020 | Article Review, Investigative Journalism

PE Bias Grade : C

The Boston Globe published a story about an abortion clinic in Brookline that is in financial distress. The article seems to suggest that readers who are concerned about having legal access to abortions should contribute to this organization because .... Read more

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Media Criticism

In defense of our criminal justice system

October 15, 2020 | Media Criticism

PE Bias Grade : N/A

My column today is not a specific critique of an article in the Boston Globe, it is a rebuttal of their narrative espoused by many Democratic Party leaders that our criminal justice system is racist. I find this offensive and I want to give an exampl.... Read more

Why would anyone trust the Boston Globe to do an “analysis” of police bias?

October 12, 2020 | Media Criticism

PE Bias Grade : N/A

I've been a fan of the Boston Globe's Spotlight series for years, which perhaps is the last vestige of responsible reporting at the paper. Today's focus, however, is on an article that purports to examine bias within the Boston Police Department (BPD.... Read more

The unreadable Boston Globe

October 2, 2020 | Media Criticism

PE Bias Grade : N/A

I've been reviewing the work of the Boston Globe for over two years now, and it is getting worse and worse. They are actively pushing a Leftist agenda which advocates for the Democrats by attacking a Republican as racist, sexist, homophobic, tax chea.... Read more

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