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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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Media Urged To Report on Trans-Pacific Partnership

Update Feb 13, 2014

After a Media Matters study showed that the nightly news programs have not reported on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, Congresswoman Louise Slaughter created a 142,000-signature CREDO Mobilize petition that asked the networks to cover proposed trade agreement.

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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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