Can you hear us now?” asked protesters around the country this weekend, challenging the mainstream media to drop a perceived news bias and give fair coverage to the growing movement against Obama administration policies.
Grassroots organizers pulled together small groups of protesters in dozens of U.S. cities yesterday and today, including more than 100 who descended upon the offices of the Florida’s St. Petersburg Times this morning.
“The press needs to be unbiased,” Joe Sekola, an organizer of a group called the North Pinellas 9.12 Project, told the Times. “You guys are the watchdogs.”
The paper reports protesters accused the media in general of biased reporting on Big Government issues like health care reform and stimulus spending. They carried signs reading “State Run Media,” “Take the Left From Your Slant,” and “Journalism Malpractice – Just Report the Facts.” Read More
Sooner or later the news media, Obama and the democrat control congress will hear us, if not they will feel the effects in the 2010 and 2012 elections. I don’t see the blue dog democrats taking such a gamble on losing their seats to go along with Obama and his big spending or the health care trillions of dollar bill, if they do follow Obama then we shall not feel bad about voting them out of office!