Stories by Peter Hart

Peter Hart is the Media Activism Director for Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR). subscribe to Peter Hart's feed

Posted on: Nov 16, 2014, Source: FAIR

Corporate media messes up ebola coverage, the Iraq War, and climate change.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2014, Source: FAIR

Covering campaigns that are a major source of profit leads to some horrible coverage.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2014, Source: FAIR

Corporate media won't tell you why we really don't have a surgeon general.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2014, Source: FAIR

This week, corporate media stoops to new lows.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2014, Source: FAIR

From spotty Ferguson reporting to Newsweek's Africa panic, corporate media really botched their news coverage.

Posted on: Jul 29, 2014, Source: FAIR

The 'Face the Nation' host's comments come as Israeli attacks in Gaza has killed over 1,000.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2014, Source: FAIR

"If you're watching the TV coverage of the Iraq crisis, you might feel inclined to check your calendar to see if it's really not 2003."

Posted on: Jun 11, 2014, Source: FAIR

'Low-wage worker protests are really spoiling the corporation's star-studded shareholder's meeting.'

Posted on: Jun 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Corporate media can't get their facts right on released Guantanamo prisoners ... and NBC presents a lengthy case against Snowden.

Posted on: May 31, 2014, Source: FAIR

Corporate media misses the history of Obama's Afghan war, while CNN's climate expert is...Ann Coulter?

Posted on: May 17, 2014, Source: FAIR

The lamestream media fails again.

Posted on: May 3, 2014, Source: FAIR

Meet The Press asks white male pundits what they think of affirmative action... and more.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2014, Source: FAIR

After Joe Scarborough acknowledges that Comcast provides his paycheck, he bizarrely notes how successful the corporation is.

Posted on: Nov 5, 2013, Source: FAIR

Poor reporting, left out details and scarce investigation made the situation worse.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2013, Source: FAIR

Instead of asking Kerry about the case for war with Syria, corporate media was overwhelmingly concerned with Obama's decision to seek congressional approval.

Posted on: Aug 29, 2013, Source: FAIR

The left thinks we should bomb Syria, while the right thinks we should have started that a long time ago.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2013, Source: FAIR

The media says "bipartisan compromise" has lowered student loan rates. But they fail to mention that today's 13-year-olds are paying for it.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2013, Source: FAIR

Tom Friedman, Chris Matthews, David Gregory, they're raking it in big time.

Posted on: May 10, 2013, Source: FAIR

Right after showing a poll showing a majority of public support for immigration reform, CBS takes quite the turn.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2013, Source: FAIR

Journalists pushed for a certain story while covering the Boston bombing.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2013, Source: FAIR

Who's provoking who?

Posted on: Feb 8, 2013, Source: FAIR

Media outlets make "informal arrangement" to not report news because it may affect the world.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2013, Source: FAIR

The real story here is many Arabs don't feel welcome in Israel, and they don't think the political process will change that.