Phony Facebook Activism: Big Bird Edition

Opinion | David Williams and Ross Marchand
A man dressed as the Sesame Street character Big Bird sits on a bench. U.S., November 14, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Any cause worth saving should be left to real activism, not Facebook slacktivism.

Public Broadcasting Needs To Be Privatized

Opinion | Michael McGrady

NPR and PBS are liberal, and taxpayers are funding them.

Trump Takes Aim At Three Liberal Favorites

Politics | Thomas Phippen
A man dressed as the Sesame Street character Big Bird sits on a bench. U.S., November 14, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Big Bird … ‘You’re fired!’

The Daily Caller's "New Rules for Radicals," in the Trump Era

Opinion | Richard Pollock

No Democratic Presidential candidate has won a majority of white voters since 1964.

PBS Introduces Lesson Plan To Indoctrinate Students Against Trump Immigration Proposals

Education | Eric Owens
KQED screenshot

‘Fear of Foreigners: A Cartoon History of Nativism in America’

Warren, In 2004 Clip, Accuses Hillary Of Being Beholden To Credit Card Companies [VIDEO]

Elections | Christian Datoc

‘She views them as a constituency’

PBS Series Suspended After It Censored Ben Affleck's Slave-Owning Heritage

Entertainment | Kaitlan Collins

‘He’s a megastar. What do we do?’

NYT's David Brooks: Obama's Run 'An Amazingly Scandal-Free Administration'

Politics | Alex Griswold

‘He’s chosen people who have been pretty scandal-free’

PBS Documentary Weighs Claims On CIA's Detainee Interrogation Programs

World | Ivan Plis
The lectern stands empty as reporters await the arrival of Director of Central Intelligence Agency John Brennan for a press conference at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia, December 11, 2014. The head of the Central Intelligence Agency acknowledged Thursday some agency interrogators used "abhorrent" unauthorized techniques in questioning terrorism suspects after the 9/11 attacks. CIA director John Brennan said there was no way to determine whether the methods used produced useful intelligence, but he strongly denied the CIA misled the public. JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images

Was ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ CIA propaganda?

PBS' Charlie Rose Begins Hillary Clinton Interview With Fawning Maya Angelou Poem

Politics | Brendan Bordelon

‘Full disclosure: I consider Hillary Clinton a friend’

Scientist On PBS: Lock Up Politicians Who Question Climate Change

Politics | Brendan Bordelon

‘There would have to be mass arrests’

Watch An Early Clip Of Tonight's New PBS Documentary About NSA, 'US Of Secrets'

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘It was a personal hit on me’

Krauthammer slams media's Obamacare silence, urges truth-seekers to 'try Fox'

Politics | Brendan Bordelon
'You won't hear about this on this show'

First Couple hosts celeb-filled concert amid sequestration

Politics | Patrick Howley

Despite canceled WH tours and long airport lines, Obamas host swanky gala for stars

What's Big Bird doing in the federal budget to begin with?

Opinion | Jim Huffman

The Constitution doesn’t give Congress the power to fund PBS.

Sesame Street cries 'fowl' over Obama campaign ad - TheDC

Elections | Zachary Snider

‘We do not endorse candidates or participate in political campaigns’

TheDC Opinion: Big Bird can make it rain on his own - TheDC

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler

Big Bird makes it rain — so why do taxpayers need to pay him?

Former Reading Rainbow host says Romney's PBS plans 'an attack on children' - TheDC

Politics | Jessica Stanton

Butterfly in the sky, Burton has lost his mind

David Brooks warns Dems overplayed abortion, gay marriage on opening night of DNC - TheDC

Elections | Jeff Poor

New York Times columnist: Convention should have greater emphasis on ‘economics, growth and debt’

Romney: I'm not willing to borrow money from China to fund PBS - TheDC

Elections | Alex Pappas
Mitt Romney 2012

‘I like PBS. I’d like my grandkids to be able to watch PBS’