The Year Of Fear: Republicans And Media Stoked Bigotry And Anxiety In 2015

Donald Trump, politicians and the news kept us afraid of mass shooters, terrorist threats and the so-called ‘refugee crisis’ – all of which were least likely to kill us, Continue reading

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Crime Scene Becomes Media Circus As ‘Journalists’ Rifle Through Shooters’ Home

“Everyone responsible for this should feel deeply ashamed,” said independent journalist Allison Kilkenny in reaction to bizarre episode. Continue reading

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Media Humanizes White Terrorists While Demonizing People Of Color

The media is quick to justify the cause of a black teen’s fate but white terrorists are depicted as outliers from troubled childhoods.
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MintPress Founder Mnar Muhawesh On The Media’s Use Of ‘Fast Food Headlines’

Shadowproof’s Managing Editor Kevin Gosztola discusses the media’s response to the ISIS attacks in Paris and Beirut with MintPress founder Mnar Muhawesh. Continue reading

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Lawyers, Investment Bankers & Hollywood Media Among Hillary Clinton’s Top Donors

Some of Hollywood’s most powerful, from J.J. Abrams to Dreamworks, donated millions to Hillary Clinton’s Priorities USA Action Super PAC this summer. Continue reading

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War, Media, Propaganda: Muslims As ‘Other’ — A Personal Narrative Of Islamophobia

In a speech delivered on Thursday Oct. 15 at Plymouth Congregational Church in Minneapolis, MintPress News Editor-in-Chief Mnar Muhawesh discussed the personal tolls of war and corporate media fear mongering.
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