TV News LIES

Sunday, Jan 21st

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here All News At a Glance Journalism Glance

American journalist and her mother murdered by suspected Assad regime agents in Turkey

Halla Barakat and mother murderedAn American-born journalist and her mother, both active in the Syrian opposition, were found murdered in Istanbul on Thursday.

Halla Barakat and her mother Orouba Barakat were strangled and stabbed to death in the Turkish city earlier this week, according to an ABC News report, and doused with a chemical agent to slow decomposition.

Police told ABC that they are investigating the killings but have made no arrests and have no suspects. Other soures, however, said agents of Syria's government may be responsible.

More...

Trump's hostility toward media has a purpose, U.N. human rights expert says

Trump war on media has a purpose: UNU.S. President Donald Trump’s attacks on the media are part of a global trend of hostility to freedom of speech and damage the U.S. public interest, a U.N. human rights expert said on Friday.

David Kaye, the U.N. special rapporteur on the freedom of expression, said Trump’s attacks, such as a Feb. 17 tweet listing news outlets that he considered “the enemy of the American People”, were not without purpose.

Read more...

The Best Magazine Covers of Trump’s Presidency

Best magazine covers on trumpIn the wake of the weekend’s violence in Charlottesville, Virginia—and an unsettling lack of condemnation by the commander in chief—magazines have responded with art. And their critique is anything but subtle.

Over his first 200 days in office, President Trump has inspired his fair share of negative magazine cover art. Here, some of the best:

TVNL Comment:  Today's Der Spiegel, Germany's most widely read magazine, joins other publications with its cover showing the 'true face of Donald Trump.'

More...

 

Fox Business host Charles Payne suspended amid sexual harassment probe

Charles PayneCharles Payne, a Fox Business Network host, has been suspended while 21st Century Fox probes sexual harassment allegations.

“We take issues of this nature extremely seriously and have a zero tolerance policy for any professional misconduct. This matter is being thoroughly investigated and we are taking all of the appropriate steps to reach a resolution in a timely manner,” the cable news network said in a statement.

Read more...

Wall Street Journal fires celebrated reporter over involvement with arms dealer

Jay Solomon fired by WSJThe Wall Street Journal has fired chief foreign affairs correspondent Jay Solomon for what the paper called a “breach” and ethical lapses over his involvement with an Iranian-born arms dealer.

Washington Bureau Chief Paul Beckett made the announcement to staff during a hastily called meeting on Wednesday after meeting with senior editors in New York the day before. Beckett did not elaborate on Solomon’s situation, only to say that an upcoming Associated Press investigation would have more details. Beckett took no questions and asked any staffers who knew anything about the situation to come forward, according to multiple sources.

Read more...

Montana House GOP candidate cited after reporter says he 'body-slammed me'

Montana House GOP candidate cited for assault against reporterMontana Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte was issued a citation late Wednesday after he allegedly “body-slammed” a reporter at a campaign event on the eve of a hotly contested special election.

Ben Jacobs, a reporter for The Guardian tweeted that Gianforte “body-slammed me and broke my glasses” at a campaign event in Bozeman, Montana — minutes before what was to be the last campaign rally of the campaign. Jacobs said he had asked Gianforte about a new budget analysis of House Republicans' effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

Read more...

WSJ’s Peggy Noonan Wins Pulitzer Prize For Commentary

Peggy Noonan wins PulitzerPeggy Noonan, a columnist for The Wall Street Journal, has just won a Pulitzer Prize for commentary.

Much of her winning work focuses on Donald Trump’s rise and the unfolding political realignment within the Republican Party and America. Her honest and brusque criticism of media’s coverage surrounding Trump’s success drew much attention from critics as well as appreciative readers.

More...

Page 5 of 98

 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!