• Vox employees erupt after co-founder signs letter criticizing ‘cancel culture’

    Several staffers at Vox erupted on Twitter after the site’s co-founder, Matthew Yglesias, signed a letter criticizing “cancel culture.” The letter which was also signed by about 150 others including author J.K. Rowling, New York Times opinion editor Bari Weiss and political activist Noam Chomsky applauded the debate about racism, police reform, and inequality by The post Vox employees erupt after co-founder signs letter criticizing ‘cancel culture’ appeared first on Accuracy in Media.

  • Fox News Host: Forget the evidence – it’s a hate crime if Bubba Wallace says so

    Bubba Wallace has become the great decider of what constitutes a hate crime, according to Fox News host Sandra Smith. Smith was asking White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany about President Donald Trump’s tweet asking if Wallace, the NASCAR driver who apparently mistook a pull rope in his garage at Talladega Raceway for a symbol The post Fox News Host: Forget the evidence – it’s a hate crime if Bubba Wallace says so appeared first on Accuracy in Media.

  • Black Lives Matter, Marx Does Not

    To paraphrase Winston Churchill, now is not the end of Black Lives Matter. This isn’t even the beginning of the end. It is, perhaps, the end of the beginning. Never before has a movement gained such sudden acclaim, attention, and affection from both the media and pop culture. In the span of just a few The post Black Lives Matter, Marx Does Not appeared first on Accuracy in Media.

  • MSNBC’s Joy Reid criticizes loans made to right-leaning groups, omits left-leaning recipients

    MSNBC’s Joy Reid was quick to criticize recipients of the government’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan program as favoring right-leaning groups at the expense of struggling small businesses while omitting liberal left-leaning companies and organizations which also received funds to pay their employees during the pandemic. While your small business was struggling… #ItsAGrift #TheKakistocrats #BankRobberPolitics The post MSNBC’s Joy Reid criticizes loans made to right-leaning groups, omits left-leaning recipients appeared first on Accuracy in Media.

  • NBC News announces affirmative action hiring plan to address racial inequality

    In a memo to employees, NBC News chief Oscar Conde announced the Fifty Percent Challenge Initiative that sets a goal of 50% of the news organization’s employees be women and 50% of the total workforce be people of color. New memo from NBC News chief @cesarconde_ sets a goal for representation: "that 50% of our The post NBC News announces affirmative action hiring plan to address racial inequality appeared first on Accuracy in Media.