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  • Quarantined Journalist Really Starting To Annoy Family By Calling Them Racists All Day (satire)

    03/27/2020 9:20:33 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 16 replies
    The Babylon Bee ^ | 3/26/2020
    WASHINGTON, DCThings have been a little tense lately in the home of journalist Todd Norbert. Normally, Norbert, a reporter for the New York Times, would be attending White House briefings or other major press conferences, looking for any excuse to accuse public figures of racism. Unfortunately, ever since being quarantined due to COVID-19 concerns, the news writer has been unable to leave his home to vilify politicians for using terms like Chinese coronavirus. Undaunted, he has been forced to innovate and adapt, scouring his own household for signs of hate and prejudice. When his seven-year-old daughter asked if he wanted...
  • Society of Professional Journalists Code of Ethics - the clear distinction between what defines a journalist Vs. deep state media frauds claiming to be journalists

    01/01/2020 7:15:12 AM PST · by Eddie01 · 13 replies
    Society of Professional Journalists ^ | 9/6/2019 | Work product of SPJs National Convention
    SPJ Code of Ethics Revised September 6, 2014 at 4:49 p.m. CT at SPJs National Convention in Nashville, Tenn. Preamble Members of the Society of Professional Journalists believe that public enlightenment is the forerunner of justice and the foundation of democracy. Ethical journalism strives to ensure the free exchange of information that is accurate, fair and thorough. An ethical journalist acts with integrity. The Society declares these four principles as the foundation of ethical journalism and encourages their use in its practice by all people in all media. The code should be read as a whole; individual principles should not...
  • Hot Mic Catches ABC Anchor Saying Higher Ups Made Her Ditch the Epstein Story

    11/05/2019 6:49:38 AM PST · by NewJerseyJoe · 53 replies
    Louder with Crowder ^ | 11/5/19 | COURTNEY KIRCHOFF
    Holy crap. Project Veritas delivered this time, showing us an off-air, hot mic moment with anchor Amy Robach talking to her producer and others in the studio about Jeffrey Epstein. The video shows her incredulous over the newly released Epstein story, which she had and presented it to ABC. Three years ago. Why didnt she present it when she had it three years ago, before Epstein totally didnt kill himself? Because her managers at ABC told her to squash it.
  • A Somali-Canadian Journalist Returned To Somalia To Tell Uplifting Stories. Terrorists Killed Her

    07/18/2019 7:57:48 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 24 replies
    The Washington Post ^ | 07/13/19 | Siobhan O'Grady
    Hodan Nalayeh spent the last days of her life doing what she loved most: sharing a side of Somalia rarely depicted in the West. On Twitter, she posted photos of young boys grinning on the island of Ilisi, fresh fish and lobsters pulled straight from the Indian Ocean and a colorful sunset from the port city of Kismayo. It was an incredible day to witness #Somalias beauty, the Somali-Canadian journalist wrote. Then, on Friday, al-Shabab militants stormed the Asasey Hotel in Kismayo, killing at least 26 people, including Nalayeh, 43, and her husband, Farid Jama Suleiman. An additional 56 people...
  • A Leftist Mob Attacked Me in Portland

    07/03/2019 4:25:50 AM PDT · by Freeport · 38 replies
    WSJ ^ | July 2, 2019 7:22 pm ET | Andy Ngo
    Portland, Ore. No hate! No fear! chanted the left-wing crowd as they marched downtown Saturday. I walked to the front of the line to record the protesters with my new GoPro camera when I was suddenly slammed on the back of my head with something hard. Dazed and still hearing faint chants of no hate, I was then punched and kicked by perhaps a dozen masked people in black. At an Antifa event meant to resist fascist violence, Ia gay journalist of colorwas beaten so badly that I was hospitalized for a brain hemorrhage. Since last year, I have been...
  • Russian Investigative Journalist Hospitalized After Arrest On Alleged Drug Crimes

    06/08/2019 2:23:38 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 7 replies
    NPR ^ | June 8, 2019 | Clare Lombardo
    Well-known Russian investigative journalist Ivan Golunov was hospitalized Saturday after two days in police custody. He was detained on Thursday and charged with attempting to sell drugs on Saturday, according to Meduza, the online news site where Golunov, 36, works. According to police, authorities found mephedrone, a narcotic, on the journalist during a search Thursday. They say they also found additional drugs, including cocaine, along with scales, in Golunov's apartment. Golunov says the drugs were planted, according to a statement from Meduza's CEO and editor-in-chief. The site also wrote that its correspondent was beaten in police custody and that he...
  • Journalists Charged With 15 Felonies For Undercover Videos Exposing Planned Parenthood

    05/22/2019 8:56:16 PM PDT · by Hostage · 74 replies
    THE DAILYWIRE ^ | May 21, 2019 | Amanda Prestigiacomo
    David Daleiden Journalists David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt, who exposed suspect dealings at taxpayer-funded abortion mill Planned Parenthood via undercover videos, were denied a request to halt criminal prosecution, a press release from The Thomas More Society said on Friday. Ocasio-Cortez: There'd Be 'As Many Planned Parenthood Clinics' As Post Offices If Male Politicians Could Get Pregnant (See video in link at source) Last month, the California Supreme Court issued a stay in the high-profile case based on "political bias and selective prosecution." But now the case is moving forward. Daleiden and Merritt were hit with 15 felony charges in...
  • Mom Who Threatened Church On Easter Sunday Identified As Freelance Journalist, US Navy Member

    04/23/2019 5:39:29 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 44 replies
    cbs2la ^ | April 23, 2019 at 3:32 pm
    A woman carrying her infant daughter and a gun who walked into a Southern California church Easter Sunday and made threats about blowing it up has been identified as a former member of the U.S. Navy and freelance digital journalist for an NBC News affiliate. Anna Conkey, 31, was arrested Sunday following the incident at Tsidkenu Church in the Clairemont area of San Diego, according to police. Investigators say Conkey walked into the auditorium after the non-denominational church service started and began making threats and waving a handgun. Several members of the church managed to disarm and subdue Conkey until...
  • British Journalist Investigated By Police For Misgendering Child Of Trans Activist

    03/20/2019 12:49:21 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 9 replies
    Hotair ^ | 03/20/2019 | Allahpundit
    My first thought after hearing of this was, “I bet AOC and her ‘Squad’ in the House would welcome a law like this.”My second thought was, “Maybe AOC’s right that right-wingers spend too much thinking about her.”We should be thinking about Trump in this case, not her. You want looser libel laws to make it easier for him to sue the “fake news media”? Okay, but remember that the left will avail itself of those laws too. Call a male-to-female transgendered person a “he” on Twitter and who knows how much you might owe. Caroline Farrow said Surrey Police...
  • U.S. Journalist Detained By Venezuelan Counterintelligence Forces

    03/06/2019 2:37:32 PM PST · by BlackAdderess · 16 replies
    NPR ^ | March 6, 2019 | Vanessa Romo
    An American journalist and his assistant have been detained and taken into custody by Venezuelan military counterintelligence forces on Wednesday morning, making him the latest reporter allegedly targeted by President Nicols Maduro's administration. Cody Weddle, a Caracas-based reporter who has been covering the political uncertainty in Venezuela for WPLG Local 10 News in Miami, and his assistant, Carlos Camacho, a Venezuelan citizen, were detained after their respective residences were raided by officials. "The [State Department] is aware of and deeply concerned with reports that another U.S. journalist has been detained in Venezuela by Maduro, who prefers to stifle the truth...
  • Zehra Dogan: Turkey's rebel with a pen and a paintbrush

    02/27/2019 11:38:13 AM PST · by Texas Fossil · 5 replies
    Deutsche Welle (DW) ^ | 26.02.2019 (2-26-19) | Burcu Karakas
    Kurdish artist/journalist Zehra Dogan went to prison for portraying life in southeastern Turkey during the country's state of emergency. Now she is free, and has no plans to give up her fight against injustice.Why did you paint a picture of destroyed houses with a Turkish flag? That is the question authorities asked Kurdish artist and journalist Zehra Dogan when she learned she was going to jail for her paintings, articles and social media posts. "Then they threw me in prison," she said. "But they are the ones who created this picture- I only illustrated it."Imprisoned twice for alleged terrorist ties,...

    02/22/2019 12:29:33 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 25 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 2/21/2019 | Kevin Daley
    Professional journalism groups reacted with alarm after Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas released an opinion Tuesday urging the high court to reconsider a landmark freedom of the press decision called New York Times v. Sullivan. The Sullivan ruling generally shields reporters and news platforms from libel or defamation lawsuits provided they were acting in good faith. Though journalists believe that protection is essential, Justice Thomas said the high court was wrong to usurp the role of states in regulating libel. [Sullivan] and the Courts decisions extending it were policy-driven decisions masquerading as constitutional law, Thomass opinion reads. We should not...
  • Journalist kept quiet about photo of Obama with Nation of Islam leader

    12/31/2018 1:36:08 PM PST · by Libloather · 56 replies
    NY Post ^ | 1/25/18 | Bob Fredericks
    News photographer kept this 2005 photo of Obama & Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan secret for Obama's entire political career because it would have made a difference to Obamas political future. Benny (@bennyjohnson) January 25, 2018A long-hidden photo of then-Illinois Sen. Barack Obama posing at a congressional caucus meeting with Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan was revealed Thursday roughly 13 years after it was taken. The journalist who snapped the pair at a Congressional Black Caucus meeting in 2005, Askia Muhammad, told the Trice Edney News Wire that he gave the picture up at the...
  • Over 100 Journalists Killed In 30 Countries Worldwide In 2018 So Far

    12/17/2018 6:59:04 PM PST · by saywhatagain · 30 replies
    PurduPoint ^ | December 17, 2018 | Fahad Shabbir
    Over 100 journalists were killed during performing their professional duties in 2018, the non-governmental organization Press Emblem Campaign (PEC). The largest number of casualties among media employees was recorded in Afghanistan (17 killed), Mexico (17).
  • Trump argues in court filing that he can limit journalists' access to White House

    11/14/2018 10:14:50 AM PST · by Innovative · 62 replies
    CNN ^ | Nov. 14, 2018 | Brian Stelter and David Shortell, CNN
    The Justice Department responded to CNN's lawsuit over the revocation of Jim Acosta's press pass on Wednesday, saying in a court filing that the White House rejects the idea that it can't pick and choose which journalists can be given a permanent pass to cover it. "The President and White House possess the same broad discretion to regulate access to the White House for journalists (and other members of the public) that they possess to select which journalists receive interviews, or which journalists they acknowledge at press conferences," lawyers say in the filing. Both CNN and Acosta are plaintiffs. The...
  • Establishment Media Blackout: Journalist Targeted for Being White Tragically Dies

    10/22/2018 6:26:33 AM PDT · by TangoLimaSierra · 37 replies ^ | 10/21/18 | BENJAMIN ARIE
    A shocking racial hate crime has killed a man who lived his life trying to help others, but the details in the case mean there will be no riots, and you probably wont hear his name mentioned on the national news. A 55-year-old journalist and volunteer first responder was attacked from behind before being dragged into a parking lot in New Jersey. Then, his assailant stole the mans car and used it to drive over the victims head, leaving him gravely injured. The assault occurred in May, but the victim remained on life support until his death on Thursday. To...
  • Missing Saudi journalist 'recorded his own death on his Apple Watch [snip]

    10/13/2018 8:32:36 AM PDT · by Eddie01 · 39 replies
    dailymail ^ | Oct. 13, 2018 | PHOEBE SOUTHWORTH
    Full Title: Missing Saudi journalist 'recorded his own death on his Apple Watch with moments of his interrogation, torture and killing sent to his phone and the iCloud' Missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have recorded his own death on his Apple Watch, it has been claimed. He turned on the recording function on the device before walking into the Saudi Arabia embassy in Istanbul on October 2, according to Turkish newspaper Sabah. Then his 'interrogation, torture and killing were audio recorded and sent to both his phone and to iCloud', the newspaper report. His assailants tried to hack into...
  • Bulgarian journalist who reported on EU corruption, found raped and murdered

    10/08/2018 8:42:46 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 27 replies
    fox news ^ | 10/08/2018 | Bradford Betz
    A reporter from TVN told AFP, We are in shock. In no way, under any form, never have we received any threats aimed at her or the television. But that assertion was contradicted by Asen Yordanov, the owner of the investigative website,, who told AFP that he had received information that his reporters were in danger of being assaulted. He said Marinova was linked to bivol.bgs investigations because its reporters had appeared on her show. Viktorias death, the brutal manner in which she was killed, is an execution, Yordanov said. It was meant to serve as an example,...
  • Journalist Paralyzed, Gravely Ill in Turkish Prison

    09/05/2018 4:39:27 PM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 11 replies
    Gatestone Institute ^ | September 5, 2018 at 4:00 am | Uzay Bulut
    Medeni Duran wrote that his imprisoned brother Metin "cannot walk, speak, or eat and does not recognize anyone anymore. He can only breathe." Mistreatment and even torture of journalists and media employees, along with arbitrary arrests, are getting alarmingly commonplace in Turkey. At least 183 journalists and media workers in Turkey in are being held, either in pretrial detention or serving a prison sentence, according to the Platform for Independent Journalism. Dissident journalists and writers in Turkey increasingly face government threats and arbitrary arrests for their work and opinions, but for Metin Duran, the punishments have been even more...
  • Now CNNs Jim Acosta Wants Journalists To Protest In Front Of The White House

    08/03/2018 1:59:55 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 71 replies
    Brunt Force the Truth ^ | 08/03/18 | Mike LaChance
    CNN’s Jim Acosta is still having a temper tantrum about being told his network sucks by Trump supporters in Florida this week. CNN spends 24 hours a day attacking Trump and his supporters but Jim can’t handle it when anyone pushes back. Now he’s saying he thinks journalists should hold a protest in front of the White House. The Washington Free Beacon reports:Acosta: Journalists Should Chant ‘We’re Not the Enemy of the People’ in Front of the White HouseCNN correspondent Jim Acosta went on a lengthy rant against White House attacks on the media on Thursday, suggesting he and his...