iOS app Android app

Cnn Steubenville

CNN Show Makes Surprising Choice

www.washingtonpost.com | Posted 05.25.2013 | Media

CNN's "Reliable Sources" yesterday covered quite an array of pressing media issues. ...

CNN Controversy Provokes Questions For Media

Posted 03.22.2013 | Media

CNN's controversial coverage of the Steubenville rape trial has provoked questions about the role the media should be playing when it covers rape. ...

CNN Reporter 'Outraged' Over Steubenville Rape Coverage Criticism

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 03.20.2013 | Media

CNN's coverage of the Steubenville rape trial verdict was met with an onslaught of criticism this week after network reporters stressed the impact the...

Candy Crowley and Poppy Harlow Should Be Ashamed

Olly Lennard | Posted 05.18.2013 | Media
Olly Lennard

Even as I'm writing these words Twitter is buzzing like a hornets' nest with vituperative venom for CNN's Candy Crowley and Poppy Harlow.

Petition Demands CNN Apologize For Rape Coverage

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.18.2013 | Media

Thousands of people have signed a petition calling on CNN to apologize for its controversial coverage of the Steubenville rape trial. The network d...

Did 'The Onion' Predict This Controversy?

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 03.18.2013 | Comedy

Satire kings The Onion might have parodied CNN's coverage of the Steubenville rape trial two years before the serious and quite real events occurred. ...

CNN Under Fire For Coverage Of Rape Trial

Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.17.2013 | Media
Kia Makarechi

CNN appears to have bet on the emotions of those it could show on camera -- for obvious reasons, the victim's identity has been protected, and the victim's family was not shown weeping in court. Networks know that people crying make for great TV. It's telling that this tone continued over multiple segments, despite a cadre of tweets and blog posts deriding the network's earlier coverage.