Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Lying Liars: ABC News Edition

ABC News Privileges GOP Lie About Benghazi Document Redactions | Blog | Media Matters for America:

ABC News' article demonstrates a type of misinformation Media Matters has termed "privileging the lie." ABC News is legitimizing Issa's claim by headlining and beginning the article with an allegation its own reporting shows to be false. But rather than make that falsehood the focus of the story, the report is framed around Issa's allegations...

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