Tag Archives: Coverage

Prince Philip death: BBC and ITV viewing figures plummet amid wall-to-wall royal coverage

Prince Philip death: BBC and ITV viewing figures plummet amid wall-to-wall royal coverage

Prince Philip death: BBC and ITV viewing figures plummet amid wall-to-wall royal coverage Prince Philip death: BBC and ITV viewing figures plummet amid wall-to-wall royal coverage Viewing figures for the BBC and ITV collapsed after they pulled their regularly scheduled programming for wall-to-wall coverage of Prince Philip’s death. The earliest available overnight ratings, provided by Barb, saw ITV’s Friday night …

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Dominion Sues Fox News, Claiming Defamation in Election Coverage

Dominion Sues Fox News, Claiming Defamation in Election Coverage

Dominion Sues Fox News, Claiming Defamation in Election Coverage Dominion Sues Fox News, Claiming Defamation in Election Coverage Fox News and its powerful owner, Rupert Murdoch, are facing a second major defamation suit over the network’s coverage of the 2020 presidential election, a new front in the growing legal battle over media disinformation and its consequences. In the latest aftershock …

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How Media Differs in Coverage of Trump Impeachment Trial

How Media Differs in Coverage of Trump Impeachment Trial

How Media Differs in Coverage of Trump Impeachment Trial How Media Differs in Coverage of Trump Impeachment Trial On MSNBC, whose prime-time hosts are consistently critical of Mr. Trump, the host Chris Hayes on Wednesday praised the prosecutors’ use of “truly jaw-dropping video.” He said it had “masterfully” connected “Trump’s words and actions to the violence that shattered the seat …

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‘Sorry, Britney’: Media Is Criticized for Past Coverage, and Some Own Up

‘Sorry, Britney’: Media Is Criticized for Past Coverage, and Some Own Up

‘Sorry, Britney’: Media Is Criticized for Past Coverage, and Some Own Up ‘Sorry, Britney’: Media Is Criticized for Past Coverage, and Some Own Up Some are now asking for direct apologies from people who made jokes at Spears’s expense or interviewed her in ways now viewed as insensitive, sexist or simply unfair. On social media, there have been calls for …

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Covid vaccine coverage for Black and Latino Americans half that of white people, says study

Covid vaccine coverage for Black and Latino Americans half that of white people, says study

Covid vaccine coverage for Black and Latino Americans half that of white people, says study Covid vaccine coverage for Black and Latino Americans half that of white people, says study Covid-19 vaccines are being administered to Black and Latino Americans at half the rate white people are receiving doses, analysis suggests. Among 14 states whose vaccination statistics were analysed by …

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War-Zone Experience Carries Journalists Into Inauguration Coverage

War-Zone Experience Carries Journalists Into Inauguration Coverage

War-Zone Experience Carries Journalists Into Inauguration Coverage War-Zone Experience Carries Journalists Into Inauguration Coverage The main concern of journalists covering presidential inaugurations used to be guarding against the January chill. For the swearing-in of Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Wednesday, some reporters and photographers are taking along protective gear used in combat zones. Two weeks after a pro-Trump mob stormed …

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‘It’s a Big Deal’: TV Coverage Notes Magnitude of Kamala Harris Victory

‘It’s a Big Deal’: TV Coverage Notes Magnitude of Kamala Harris Victory

‘It’s a Big Deal’: TV Coverage Notes Magnitude of Kamala Harris Victory ‘It’s a Big Deal’: TV Coverage Notes Magnitude of Kamala Harris Victory Soon after the major television networks called the White House for Joseph R. Biden Jr. and devoted some time to discussing the coming end of the Trump presidency, they began taking note of a milestone: the …

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As Trump Flouts Safety Protocols, News Outlets Balk at Close Coverage

As Trump Flouts Safety Protocols, News Outlets Balk at Close Coverage

As Trump Flouts Safety Protocols, News Outlets Balk at Close Coverage As Trump Flouts Safety Protocols, News Outlets Balk at Close Coverage “Pools are the direct link between the White House and the public without a governmental lens or filter,” said Ari Fleischer, a former press secretary for George W. Bush. “Regardless of how biased you think the press is …

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Journalist Quits Kenosha Paper in Protest of Its Jacob Blake Rally Coverage

Journalist Quits Kenosha Paper in Protest of Its Jacob Blake Rally Coverage

Journalist Quits Kenosha Paper in Protest of Its Jacob Blake Rally Coverage Journalist Quits Kenosha Paper in Protest of Its Jacob Blake Rally Coverage A journalist resigned on Saturday from his job at The Kenosha News after objecting to the headline of an article that chronicled a rally in support of Jacob Blake, a Black man who was shot seven …

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Philippine Network That Clashed With Duterte Ends Local Coverage

Philippine Network That Clashed With Duterte Ends Local Coverage

Philippine Network That Clashed With Duterte Ends Local Coverage Philippine Network That Clashed With Duterte Ends Local Coverage MANILA — A major Philippine news network that recently lost its broadcast license closed a dozen regional news operations on Friday, in what advocates called the latest blow to the country’s independent press. The network, ABS-CBN, which President Rodrigo Duterte has frequently …

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