May 22, 2022

California Bill Would Allow Doctors to Lose Licenses over COVID ‘Misinformation or Disinformation’

A new bill under consideration by the California State Legislature would allow the state’s medical board to discipline doctors who provide what is considered “misinformation or disinformation” about COVID-19 — and even strip them of their licenses. The bill, AB 2098, introduced in February, “would designate the dissemination or promotion of misinformation or disinformation related…

CNN’s Brian Stelter schooled on Twitter for visiting classroom to discuss ‘misinformation’

Media top headlines January 24 In media news today, Bill Maher panics about 2024 Democratic presidential prospects, The New York Times says Biden is contributing to his own ‘political woes’ by downplaying inflation, and voters sound off on the economy under Biden. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! CNN’s left-wing media correspondent Brian […]

Russia relies on misinformation and disinformation | State Department Spokesman Ned Price

Here are seven times CNN’s newest hire Rex Chapman peddled misinformation on Twitter

Media top headlines January 19 In media news today, Jennifer Rubin says President Biden ‘needs a reset,’ ESPN avoids on-air coverage of Golden State Warriors owner’s Uyghur comments, and social media lights up CNN for hiring Rex Chapman for its streaming service. CNN prides itself as a network that sticks to the facts and informs […]

Democrat-Run States Are Pushing Laws To Target Social Media ‘Misinformation’

Democratic state lawmakers are proposing laws to curb “misinformation” on social media sites and other online platforms, mirroring efforts by Democrats in Congress. “Social media algorithms are specially programmed to spread disinformation and hate speech at the expense of the public good,” said New York state Sen. Brad Hoylman, who announced a bill Monday aimed…

Joe Biden Warns People ‘Peddling Lies’ and ‘Misinformation’ About Coronavirus Vaccines: ‘Stop it. Stop it Now!’

President Joe Biden blamed alternative media sources on Tuesday for convincing Americans to refuse the coronavirus vaccines. “The unvaccinated are responsible for their own choices, but those choices have been fueled by dangerous misinformation on cable tv and social media,” Biden said. The president spoke about the spike in coronavirus cases as a result of…

Exclusive — Sen. Rand Paul: ‘Vaccine Hesitancy’ Is ‘Mostly a Response to Misinformation’ from Fauci and ‘Big Government Types’

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) told Breitbart News on Wednesday that “vaccine hesitancy” among Americans is mostly a function of “misinformation” spread by government bureaucrats like Dr. Anthony Fauci, chief medical adviser to the president and former director of NIAID. “The vaccine hesitancy, I think, is mostly a response to misinformation that you have gotten from…

Twitter Partners with Big Media to Combat ‘Misinformation’

Twitter is partnering with Reuters and the Associated Press in a new scheme to combat alleged “misinformation,” following in Facebook’s footsteps by outsourcing part of the company’s “fact-checking” to corporate media organizations. The goal, according to Twitter, is to help the company feed “reliable content” to its users, although the news organizations will not be…

Democrats Introduce Bill Holding Tech Companies Liable For ‘Health Misinformation’

Senate Democrats introduced legislation Thursday removing liability protections from online platforms that promote content deemed health misinformation. The bill, proposed by Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Ben Ray Lujan on Thursday, seeks to carve out an exception from Section 230 liability shields enjoyed by online platforms, such as Facebook or YouTube, if those platforms boost content…

Master of Misinformation: Joe Biden’s 10 Worst Lies

President Joe Biden is pushing social media companies to suppress what he calls “misinformation” about coronavirus vaccines, blaming it for stalling the administration’s rollout and claiming that bad information is “killing people.” Yet Biden has been assisted by deliberate misinformation by social media companies, who suppressed the (true) story of Hunter Biden’s laptop, and he…

WH Spox Who Called Hunter Biden Laptop ‘Russian Misinformation’ Wants ‘Conservative News Outlets’ Policed for ‘Misinformation’

White House Communications Director Kate Bedingfield, who told reporters in 2020 that Hunter Biden laptop stories were “Russian misinformation,” accused “conservative news outlets” Tuesday of “misinformation” on vaccines. During an appearance on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Bedingfield told host Mika Brzezinski that “there are conservative news outlets creating irresponsible content sharing misinformation about the virus,” and that…

White House Press Sec. Jen Psaki Wants To Quash Misinformation — She Has A History Of Promoting It

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki came under fire on Friday for saying that promoting “misinformation” should get you banned from every social media platform. “You shouldn’t be banned from one platform and not others for providing misinformation,” Psaki said in Friday’s White House press briefing, calling on Facebook to “measure and publicly share the…

‘Any Sane Person Would Say Hell No’: Greg Gutfeld Says White House Can’t Be Trusted To Identify ‘Misinformation’

Fox News host Greg Gutfeld said Friday that the White House should not be trusted to identify and flag “misinformation” for Facebook. Gutfeld and “The Five” co-host Jesse Watters argued that the White House did not have the best track record when it came to identifying false narratives — and that the “collusion” between the…

Kasich: GOP Leadership ‘Fostered Lies and Misinformation’ for ‘False Prophet’ Trump

Former Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) said Thursday on CNN’s “Cuomo Prime Time” he holds the Republican leadership responsible for fostering “foster lies and misinformation” that enabled President Donald Trump, who Kasich called a “false prophet.” Kasich said, “The situation is that the Republican leadership has really gone along in fostering these lies, these conspiracies. You…

Mysterious Misinformation Attack on Republican Governor Candidate Floods Virginia Voters’ Phones

An anonymous text message containing deceptive information about Virginia gubernatorial candidate Pete Snyder was blasted to voters’ phones Friday with less than two months to go until the state’s nominating convention to select a Republican candidate for governor. The message framed Snyder as praising President Joe Biden, pulling out-of-context quotes Snyder made on Fox News…

Joe Biden’s Executive Order on Voting Tells Agencies to Push Vote-by-Mail, ‘Combat Misinformation’

President Joe Biden issued an executive order on “access to voting” on Sunday that instructs federal government agencies to promote voter registration, help Americans apply to vote by mail, and “combat misinformation,” among other measures. The “Executive Order on Promoting Access to Voting” reads like a Democratic Party wish-list of “reforms” that enshrines many of…

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Reveals 7-Point Plan To Eradicate “Misinformation”

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a message for his billion-plus users: “you’re not capable of deciding for yourself what is ‘news’ and what is not, so we will do it for you.” Facebook has been widely blamed – by the left-leaning mainstream media – for allowing the spread of online misinformation, amusingly much of it […]

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