ABC Skips Historic March for Life as CBS, NBC Offer Nearly 7 Minutes
January 23rd, 2023 1:24 PM
On Friday, NewsBusters looked at the past decade of broadcast network coverage of the March for Life and found 25 minutes and 50 seconds from 2013 to 2022 (with over half coming from 2017). For 2023, the total clocked out at six minutes and 52 seconds on their flagship Friday night and Saturday morning news programs, but it all came from CBS and NBC. ABC’s World News Tonight and…
CNN's Collusion Conspiracy Theorists Badger Graham Over 2020 Election
May 18th, 2021 3:44 PM
Even though CNN helped Democrats sell the Russian collusion lie all the way up until this last election, CNN had the gall to go after Franklin Graham this morning on New Day, over his initial support for Trump questioning the results of the election last December.
Rev. Graham Defends ‘Samaritan’s Purse’ From LGBTQ Intolerance
April 15th, 2020 4:03 PM
Rev. Franklin Graham is pushing back against lefties smearing his charity with accusations of homophobia in an effort to block the organization from administering to Coronavirus patients in New York City’s Central Park.
WashPost: Toxic Masculine Evangelicals ‘Hamstring’ Virus Response
April 2nd, 2020 4:11 PM
If you’re a “white evangelical Christian,” you might want to check your back for a bullseye -- or maybe just a “Kick Me!” sign. Everybody’s looking for someone or something to blame for our current crisis, and for the progressives of The New York Times, The Washington Post and other elite newsrooms, you’re it. (Shhh, don’t mention the Chinese government, you racist!)
Rev. Graham’s Charity Treats Virus Patients, Lefties Mock His Faith
April 1st, 2020 4:06 PM
In a time when many Christians are going out of their way to ease the suffering of those who have contracted Chinese Virus, lefties are going out of their way to trash them because of their beliefs. On Wednesday radical progressives smeared Rev. Franklin Graham and his charity’s makeshift coronavirus clinics because the Christian and son of Billy Graham disagrees with homosexual marriage. Yeah…
Whoopi: Evangelicals Don’t Condemn Sex Trafficking, Pedophilia
July 10th, 2019 11:59 AM
You would think that having a national television platform would cause one to think twice before making baseless accusations. But when you’re a host of The View, you’re allowed to make fact-free claims all the time. Co-host Whoopi Goldberg did that today on Wednesday’s show, claiming evangelical leaders don’t care enough about sex trafficking and pedophilia, while discussing the Jeffrey Epstein…
Schaeffer Slams 'Jesus-Hating' Pro-Trump Christians As 'Pimps of Evil'
June 16th, 2018 5:38 PM
On Saturday's AM Joy show, MSNBC viewers were treated to the latest in a recent string of Bible-thumping on the liberal news network to promote left-wing policy as anti-evangelical Christian activist Frank Schaeffer excoriated pro-Donald Trump white Christians as "pimps of evil" who are "Jesus-hating," and need to "repent" by voting against President Trump in the future.
Following Jesus, or Following Trump?
April 24th, 2018 9:33 PM
"No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other." (Matthew 6:24) The verse refers to money, but in light of today's debate about the unaccountable devotion many Christian leaders have for President Trump it is not a stretch to apply it to their relationship with him.
Columnist Blasts Christian 'Bigots' Against Gay 'Beauty and the Beast'
March 11th, 2017 12:50 PM
In an op-ed published in Friday’s print edition of USA Today, The Atlantic contributor and Religion News Service (RNS) columnist Jonathan Merritt lashed out at conservative Christians for opposing the so-called gay “moment” in the upcoming Beauty and the Beast remake, charging they’re coming across as “antiquated bigots” keeping people from “coexist[ing].”
CNN's Costello Compares Muslim Shariah to 'My Own Faith' Catholicism
December 15th, 2015 2:12 PM
As the Reverend Franklin Graham appeared on Tuesday's CNN Newsroom to promote a national call to prayer, host Carol Costello raised charges that "heated rhetoric about Muslims" is "causing mosques to come under attack," and, after asking her guest if he thought Islam was "compatible with American values," fretted over his answer when he responded, "I don't think so." The CNN host followed up: "…
CBS Blames Cancellation of Muslim Prayer at Duke on Franklin Graham
January 16th, 2015 12:57 PM
On Friday, CBS This Morning reported on news that Duke University had cancelled plans to have a Muslim call-to-prayer projected from the school’s famous bell tower at the Duke Chapel and, while Duke suggested that there were “several factors” that led to the decision, the segment prominently tied it to Rev. Franklin Graham and subsequent threats against them.
CBS News correspondent Julianna…
WashPost Reports Samaritan's Purse Charity Is Powerful -- But Franklin
August 24th, 2014 6:44 PM
At the same time that The Washington Post was recognizing the power and reach of Franklin Graham’s global health charity Samaritan’s Purse, they found it essential to revisit Graham’s “offenses” with the secular left dating back to 1990.
Reporter Brady Dennis noted the two Samaritan’s Purse staffers infected with the Ebola virus highlighted the group’s role on the front lines of global…
Leftist Radio Host: Rev. Franklin Graham Should Really Try Sodomy, Lik
April 25th, 2014 11:45 AM
Leftist radio host Mike Malloy picked up a dated editorial on the Sochi Olympics by Rev. Franklin Graham to lamely claim Graham is “inching closer to Fred Phelps” on the hate meter, since he felt Putin seems more Christian than Obama.
But it’s Malloy who is a better role model for coarse rhetoric, suggesting this Christian leader needs "sexual advice," namely, to try anal sex before he…
Matthews: 'We Should Stop Inviting [Franklin Graham] to Talk About Pol
February 21st, 2012 6:29 PM
Christian evangelist Franklin Graham made some comments about President Obama on MSNBC's Morning Joe Tuesday that have liberals across the fruited plain hopping mad.
So angered is MSNBC's Chris Matthews that on Tuesday's Hardball he said, "I think we should stop inviting this guy to talk about politics...he ain’t his father’s son" (video follows with transcript and commentary):