Stories by Janine Jackson

Janine Jackson is the program director of FAIR, and the co-host and co-producer of FAIR's syndicated radio show CounterSpin—a weekly program of media criticism airing on more than 150 stations around the country. subscribe to Janine Jackson's feed

Posted on: May 13, 2016, Source: FAIR

The Washington Post‘s Dana Milbank said he would eat the page on which his column was printed if Donald Trump gained the Republican nomination.

Posted on: May 6, 2016, Source: FAIR

The real question: “How is the government supposed to figure out a person’s biological sex?”

Posted on: May 2, 2016, Source: FAIR

USA Today's rare interview with Phil Knight gets Nike wrong.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2015, Source: FAIR

By allowing thousands of deaths, the EPA's new ozone standards are a 'betrayal of the Clean Air Act,' says Earthjustice attorney David Baron.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2014, Source: FAIR

Corporate media does a horrible job covering police killings.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2014, Source: FAIR

The lamestream media messes up big time once again.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2014, Source: FAIR

Time magazine screws up royally with its inaccurate piece on public school teachers.

Posted on: Sep 20, 2014, Source: FAIR

Corporate media continues to lead us to war.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2014, Source: FAIR

Corporate media screws up coverage of Ferguson, Iraq and Gaza's death toll.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2014, Source: FAIR

Reporting news you can't use.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2014, Source: FAIR

Surprise! The lamestream media fails big time.

Posted on: May 23, 2014, Source: FAIR

Corporate media needs to get a clue.

Posted on: May 9, 2014, Source: FAIR

Corporate media is in a sorry state.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2014, Source: FAIR

The New York Times, MSNBC's Meet The Press, and CNN all screw up colossally.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2014, Source: FAIR

It's the kind of reporting that prioritizes image management over reality.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2013, Source: FAIR

The United States was on the wrong side of the apartheid fight for far too long — no matter what today's media may try to suggest.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2013, Source: FAIR

Obama to the Left? How the media avoided the reality behind inaugural rhetoric.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2012, Source: FAIR

FAIR TV critiques the media's coverage of this week's top stories.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2009, Source: FAIR

The elite white press corps has a myopic understanding of how racial inequality works. Their coverage has been squirm-inducing so far.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2005, Source: Extra!

How does it look when the world's largest corporation pays the media for ads then gets lots of good press on them?