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Liberal Bias

Liberal Bias Lawsuit: University Of Iowa Law School Rejection Stung, Says Professor

AP | RYAN J. FOLEY | Posted 12.22.2012 | College

DAVENPORT, Iowa — Jurors started deliberating Monday in the case of a conservative who claims she was passed over for University of Iowa law sch...

Law Prof: University Retaliating For Testifying In Liberal Bias Trial

AP | RYAN J. FOLEY | Posted 10.18.2012 | College

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- A University of Iowa law professor who testified on behalf of a conservative colleague alleging she wasn't hired because of her con...

Public Law School Faces Trial Over Liberal Bias

AP | RYAN J. FOLEY | Posted 10.14.2012 | College

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Praised by colleagues as smart, friendly and passionate about the law, Teresa Wagner was a leading candidate when two jobs came ope...

Bias and Ice Cream

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 11.07.2012 | Media
Jon Hotchkiss

Bias and difference of opinion are not the same. I think what conservatives have done is very intentionally confused these two ideas.

Does Humor Have a Liberal Bias?

Lori Day | Posted 01.26.2012 | Media
Lori Day

The current GOP candidates are drop-dead funny, but they aren't trying to be. They're the manna from heaven that falls into the laps of left-wing talk show hosts who have the easiest job in the world these days.

Jon Stewart's Winning Ways

Sunil Adam | Posted 06.15.2011 | Comedy
Sunil Adam

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Should liberals be allowed to teach in our schools? A response to a Daily Caller article about the Medill School of Journalism

Paul Dailing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Paul Dailing

I recently thought about the zoo, thanks to a Daily Caller opinion piece by a young man about to graduate from my old grad school. In the article, en...

College Reading Lists: Freshman Disorientation?

The New Yorker | Ian Crouch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The summer reading that colleges assign to their incoming freshmen is too easy, too liberal, and too contemporary. So says a recent report from the Na...

Ed Schultz Wants Congress to Regulate Talk Radio

Richard Grenell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard Grenell

Despite the main stream media's 50 years of liberal bias, liberal chatter doesn't sell in America. It's just not popular.

Professors: Being Unbiased In Classroom 'Impossible'

Vermont Cynic | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

At a school known for both its liberal students and professors, some students question whether their tuition money is paying for the facts or a profes...

The Fight Against Reality's Bias in Education

Noah Baron | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Noah Baron

The TX school board recently decided to take the Fox News approach to education. It's part of a conservative effort to skew what our children are being taught in school by "playing the ref."

An Open Letter to the Texas Board of Education From a Survivor of Its Public School System

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Disgrasian

As someone who received nearly my entire education -- grades 2-12 -- in the Texas public schools system, I must admit that I don't understand what all the fuss is about.

Self-Censoring Journalists Gave Favorable Coverage To Republicans: Study

Huffington Post | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The three major broadcast networks favored Republicans in elections from 1992 to 2004, according to a study that analyzed presidential campaign covera...

Bernard Goldberg's "Bias" Against the Facts

Karl Frisch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Karl Frisch

Just shy of a week after Obama took the oath of office, there's a new tome out by Bernard Goldberg that seeks to trash the supposedly liberal "mainstream media" for being in the tank for Obama.

More Evidence of Mainstream-Media "Liberal Bias"

Carl Pope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carl Pope

Sarah Palin and John McCain are making a cottage industry out of claiming that if only the press would stop showing its liberal bias the American peop...

New Study Shows Major Networks Tougher On Obama Than McCain

LA Times | James Rainey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Haters of the mainstream media reheated a bit of conventional wisdom last week. Barack Obama, they said, was getting a free ride from those insuffera...

You Aren't Just Losing Teachers

Jonah Lalas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jonah Lalas

I came to college obsessed with creating the perfect resume to get into law school and get that six figure salary job. It was the leftist professors who challenged me to question my view of the world.

Study: 60 Percent Of Nation's Daily Papers Publish More Conservative Columnists Than Progressives

Media Matters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This project did something that has never been done before: It amassed data on the syndicated columnists published by nearly every daily newspaper in ...