Flashback: Media’s Tearful Eulogies for Cuba’s Communist Dictator
Six years ago today, November 26, 2016, news broke of the death of Fidel Castro, the former communist dictator of Cuba. His death was an opportunity for journalists to salute the prison state’s advances in health care, and to mindlessly babble about how Cubans supposedly preferred donkey carts to modern automobiles.
FLASHBACK: ABC Cheered Cuba as ‘One of the Freest Nations on Earth’
One of the more distasteful habits of liberal journalists has always been the tendency to flatter and fawn over brutal dictators. Reporters, who are supposed to speak truth to power, often fail when it comes to charismatic communists. That’s exactly what happened when ABC's Barbara Walters interviewed Fidel Castro almost 19 years ago.
ABC Loved Commie Cuba: ‘Delivering Most to Those Who Had the Least'
Much of the network newscasts are admirably exposing the horrors and war crimes perpetrated by ex-KGB agent Vladimir Putin. But we should never forget their long history of fawning over communist thug dictators. It was 33 years ago this week that World News Tonight gushed over the brutal Fidel Castro for “delivering the most to those who had the least.” Then-anchor Peter Jennings portrayed the…
JFK, Reagan and Biden
President Biden’s speech from Warsaw Saturday night, reminded me of two previous presidents who delivered speeches confronting the autocracy that was then the Soviet Union and is now Russia, led by Vladimir Putin, a man Biden has rightly called a war criminal. On June 26, 1963, Kennedy spoke before the Berlin Wall which the Soviets had erected to stem the flow of Berliners out of the communist…
Big Tech Let SEVEN Dictators Post, Including Putin — Still Ban Trump
Twitter, Facebook and YouTube allow seven dictators, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, unfettered access to post on their platforms, influencing approximately 50 million followers as of March 28. Meanwhile, former leader of the free world President Donald Trump is still banned.
11th Hour at Midnight: Here’s the Worst of Lyin' Brian at MSNBC
On Thursday night, it was curtains for Brian Williams’s 28-year career at NBC and sister network MSNBC. Incredibly, the serial liar remained employed for six years at MSNBC following the revelation that he had embellished and fabricated stories during his time at the Peacock network. With that, NewsBusters decided to take a look back with Williams's 20 worst moments at MSNBC after his scandal…
FLASHBACK: Media’s Gushing Goodbye to Castro: ‘Tears of Sorrow’
It was five years ago this week, on November 25, 2016, that Cuba’s Fidel Castro died Rather than focus mostly on how repressive he had been, many outlets could not stop themselves from hailing the murderous dictator. Cheering his work on health care and literacy, they focused less on the killing and the jailing.
Axios Cheers Fidel's Communist Indoctrination As ‘Hispanic Heritage'
Axios Latino, or Latinxios for short, has put its tone deaf-ness on display by celebrating the murderous Castro dictatorship's literacy brigades as "Hispanic Heritage".
Libertad! America Must Stand With the Cuban People, Reject Communism
Are they still protesting in Cuba? I don't know. The Cuban government has shut off the Cuban people's internet. The big demonstrations began four weeks ago, sparked, curiously, by a rap song. The key lyric is: “Freedom! No more Doctrine!” “Doctrine” refers to the “constant cycle of propaganda” from the government, explains Cuban emigre Alian Collazo in my newest video.
INSANE! Twitter Partners With Lib Media Outlets to Openly Censor Users
Twitter announced that it is teaming up with liberal news and fact-checking sites The Associated Press (AP) and Reuters to censor content by adding what the platform is calling “reliable context” to trending news.
Repentina preocupación en CNN de que protestas sean superspreader
¿Qué tienen en común los rallies de Trump del año pasado con las protestas anticomunistas en Cuba este año? Puede que no mucho, con la excepción de que CNN seguramente las cubrirá como eventos de supercontagio del coronavirus.
PILLADOS: CNN En Español aboga abiertamente por propaganda comunista
El noticiero Directo USA de CNN En Español acaba de pasar dos segmentos sobre el tema de Cuba, y el contraste no podría ser más marcado. El primer segmento trata de encuadrar una participación reducida de manifestantes en Miami como señal de que los opositores al régimen están perdiendo la esperanza. El segundo segmento dedica más de nueve minutos a la divulgación de información falsa y…
CAUGHT: CNN En Español Openly Pushing Communist Cuba’s Propaganda
CNN En Español’s Directo USA newscast recently spent two segments on the Cuba issue, and the contrast could not be more stark. The first segment tried to frame a reduced turnout of protesters in Miami as a sign that regime opponents are losing hope. The second segment then devoted over nine minutes of uncontested false information and communist propaganda.
CNN Is Suddenly Concerned About Protests Becoming COVID Superspreaders
What did last year’s Trump rallies have in common with this year’s anti-communist protests in Cuba? Not much, perhaps, except that they are certain to be covered by CNN as coronavirus superspreader events.