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Media on Trial: Is there a Liberal Bias?

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Started: 3/17/2014 Category: News
Updated: 2 years ago Status: Post Voting Period
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First round is for acceptance, burden of proof is shared.

In this debate, I will be arguing that most news organizations, with a few exceptions such as Fox News, have a liberal bias, opposed to neutrality in reporting.
I will not be using MSNBC in my arguments, as they have admitted their bias.
Fox New's conservative bias (and perhaps that of some other conservative sources) is not to be used to justify most of the Media's liberal bias, as Fox News is just one conservative news organization compared to many liberal news organizations.

Some examples of what counts as (Liberal) bias:
Praise for the Affordable Care Act or giving reasons why it will prove successful, as well as criticism of people or a person who oppose(s) it
Praise for the LGBT movement or nonconstructive criticism of those who oppose the LGBT movement

I await a worthy opponent.

P.S. Fox News is not as Conservative as you may think, and here's my proof:


so wat ur sayin is dat my whopper aint as big as conservatives, ya cee ladeeh i preefur to tink of it as de grand juwl of all me treasures beecuze mu family code be sayin dut no media be as liveral as me whopper
Debate Round No. 1


Evidence 1. Bias against the Tea Party, which most certainly does NOT wish to drag America back to the 18th century

Evidence 2. Biased reporting that favors the Affordable Care Act

Evidence 3. Bias against Phil Robertson

Evidence 4. Marxist Bias

Evidence 5. Marijuana Legalization Bias

Evidence 6. Environmentalist Bias

Evidence 7. Hatred towards the "Religious Right"

This horrendous media bias is denied by countless people, people who have been brainwashed for so long that they cannot see they clear bias against Conservatism.


stolethekimchi forfeited this round.
Debate Round No. 2


Whatever. This guy was just a troll debater anyway.


stolethekimchi forfeited this round.
Debate Round No. 3
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Posted by lightingbolt50 2 years ago
Dammit! I wished I would've debated you for this, as con is just a troll.
Posted by bubbatheclown 2 years ago
I'm terribly sorry, but this debate ends now. Consider yourself the victor.
Posted by bubbatheclown 2 years ago
What the heck were you trying to say for Round 1?
Posted by bubbatheclown 2 years ago
PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE do not troll this debate.
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Reasons for voting decision: Con forfeited, pro wins