The sublety of bias… Senator Gregg edition

It is sometimes tough to recognize bias. Especially, when it is the terms of “exclusion”. Simply, leaving out information that might change your view on the situation. The recent situation of Senator Gregg’s removing himself from cabinet consideration is a key example. The media is trying to spin the message as a “partisan Republican, unwillingContinue reading “The sublety of bias… Senator Gregg edition”

The subtleties of media bias AP style

In a “news” story the AP shows the subtleties of bias. So let me highlight for the purposes of education.The first line begins the trail… “In a bold move brimming with confidence, Democrat Barack Obama broadened his advertising campaign … by placing a commercial in the Republican presidential nominee’s home state of Arizona.” First theContinue reading “The subtleties of media bias AP style”