Media Bias: Spin

Definition

Bias by spin

Emphasizing aspects of a policy favorable to liberals without noting aspects favorable to conservatives; putting out the liberal interpretation of what an event means while giving little or no time or space to explaining the conservative interpretation.

WBAY Puts on the Blinders

In its August 9, 2016, 10:00 p.m. newscast, WBAY Channel 2 continued with the national media trend of drumming up negative news…

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No Change to Voter ID Law

We’ve pointed this particular instance of bias by spin before, yet the local stations continue to engage in a one-sided explanation…

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