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Fight Misinformation On Local News

Update Dec 02, 2014

21st Century Fox owns and operates 28 stations in major media markets around the country. They might seem independent, but Fox uses them to push misinformation to viewers like you. Help fight back.

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Mythopedia

Update Mar 05, 2014

Mythopedia is an online tool for fighting back against right-wing misinformation.

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The New York Times Takes Steps to Improve Its Numbers Reporting

Update Oct 19, 2013

After a Media Matters study showed that major print outlets mostly reported budget figures as raw numbers, Just Foreign Policy and MoveOn.Org gathered over 20,000 signatures on a petition asking for more context. Soon after, The New York Times announced steps to improve its numbers-based reporting.

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Allies Call Out Fox for Criticizing Female Breadwinners

Update May 30, 2013

After Media Matters caught an all-male Fox Business panel attacking women breadwinners as a sign of society's downfall, Ultraviolet started a petition asking Fox to fire the panelists, and MomsRising launched a Twitter campaign urging Fox to diversify its panels.

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Stop Beck

Update Jun 30, 2011

After more than 300 advertisers pulled their ads from his show, Glenn Beck permanently "transition[ed] off" Fox News.

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