‘Operation Mockingbird’: Is the CIA still using the corporate media?

‘Operation Mockingbird’: Is the CIA still using the corporate media?

by WorldTribune Staff, April 5, 2021 Operation Mockingbird was a CIA program in which the agency paid or forced U.S. media organizations to do its bidding. The operation was exposed in the 1970s, but a columnist, given the current corporate media climate, asked “is this operation still going on?” “The program,” wrote The Daily Beast […]

After year of equivocation on BLM, corporate media reverses position for Capitol breach

After year of equivocation on BLM, corporate media reverses position for Capitol breach

by WorldTribune Staff, January 8, 2021 The leftist corporate media’s coverage of the breach of the U.S. Capitol and its aftermath was a major departure from how it portrayed Black Lives Matter-led “peaceful protests” that ravaged American cities for much of 2020. “At the time, many reporters, commentators and news organizations took pains to contextualize, […]

Like sheep to the slaughter: 21st century Americans have been trained to obey, not think

Like sheep to the slaughter: 21st century Americans have been trained to obey, not think

by WorldTribune Staff, November 27, 2020 Is it illegal to steal an election? In the era of Trump Derangement Syndrome and covid insanity, what should be an obvious answer for many is not. The Trump-hating media, without doing any real examination, says the evidence of a stolen election doesn’t exist. “And most Americans seem to […]

Bye-bye Fox News

Bye-bye Fox News

by WorldTribune Staff, November 9, 2020 Fox News dropped the ridiculous “Fair and Balanced” motto in 2017. In the first 2020 presidential debate, Fox News personality Chris Wallace was blasted for his disgraceful turn as moderator. “I guess I’m debating you, not him, but that’s OK. I’m not surprised,” President Donald Trump said during the […]

Stanford journalism prof pens obituary of ‘objectivity’

Stanford journalism prof pens obituary of ‘objectivity’

by WorldTribune Staff, September 15, 2020 American journalism should abandon all objectivity in the name of “social justice,” according to a Stanford communications professor. Such a statement would have been considered shocking in an earlier era, however only noted commentator and law professor Jonathan Turley registered his objections. In an interview with The Stanford Daily, […]

Mainstream media continue to lose credibility overall, except with Democrats

Mainstream media continue to lose credibility overall, except with Democrats

by WorldTribune Staff, September 29, 2019 Just 13 percent of Americans say they have “a great deal” of confidence in what radio, TV, newspapers, and news websites are reporting, according to a new Gallup survey. Only 15 percent of Republicans and 36 percent of independents in the poll said they had at least a fair […]

Critics: Long before Assange indictment, Democrat media ‘matrix’ suppressed dissent

Critics: Long before Assange indictment, Democrat media ‘matrix’ suppressed dissent

Analysis by WorldTribune Staff, April 12, 2019 The arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in London followed by the unsealing of his indictment and requested extradition by the U.S. government have given rise to a frenzied debate among advocates of the Free Press and First Amendment guarantees. But conservative media critics cited by this online […]

Poll slaps CNN: Voters see overwhelming anti-Trump media bias

Poll slaps CNN: Voters see overwhelming anti-Trump media bias

by WorldTribune Staff, November 15, 2018 A new poll found that, by a 5-to-1 margin, American voters say the media is unfair and biased against President Donald Trump and back actions taken after his live dust-up with CNN’s Jim Acosta. The McLaughlin & Associates survey found 48 percent believe the media is biased against Trump while […]

Ask Google who the ‘leader of the free world’ is and you learn who it isn’t

Ask Google who the ‘leader of the free world’ is and you learn who it isn’t

by WorldTribune Staff, August 5, 2018 The term “leader of the free world” is usually reserved for the President of the United States. According to Google, however, the current occupant of the White House doesn’t make the cut. As of Aug. 5, the top search result on Google for “leader of the free world” was […]

Poll: 70 percent blame publishers for sharp increase in politically biased media

Poll: 70 percent blame publishers for sharp increase in politically biased media

by WorldTribune Staff, January 19, 2018 Americans see a “great deal” of political bias in news reporting these days and put the blame for it squarely on those publishing the news, a new poll found. The survey, “American Views: Trust, Media and Democracy”, from Gallup and the Knight Foundation, found that 73 percent of respondents […]