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#Bias

# bias - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Broadsheets to 'propaganda sheets': Why are the UK papers shouting louder and louder?
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

Broadsheets to 'propaganda sheets': Why are the UK papers shouting louder and louder?

Nov 16th 2019, 10:01 PM 25,388 Views 33 Comments

The bias is more obvious than ever, so what is driving it?

# bias - Friday 8 November, 2019

Trial of US veterans charged with criminal damage at Shannon Airport transferred from Clare
# Bias
# Bias

Trial of US veterans charged with criminal damage at Shannon Airport transferred from Clare

Nov 8th 2019, 10:26 PM 22,370 Views 0 Comments

Judge Gerald Keys said a jury of people living in Co Clare may not be impartial.

# bias - Friday 6 January, 2017

'We know how this works' - Pique accuses referees of Madrid bias
# Ref Justice
From The42
# Ref Justice

'We know how this works' - Pique accuses referees of Madrid bias

Jan 6th 2017, 8:22 AM 6,803 Views 10 Comments

The Barcelona defender drew an unfavourable comparison between the performance of officials in the two rivals’ Copa del Rey ties this week following their loss to Athletic.

# bias - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Damning report shows scale of racial bias in Baltimore police force
# Freddie Gray
# Freddie Gray

Damning report shows scale of racial bias in Baltimore police force

Aug 10th 2016, 4:54 PM 11,168 Views 88 Comments

The city’s mayor said there is a “long journey ahead of us”.

# bias - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Calling it: The British papers have come out on Brexit, and they're pretty divided
# If You Leave Me Now
# If You Leave Me Now

Calling it: The British papers have come out on Brexit, and they're pretty divided

Jun 19th 2016, 1:46 PM 27,945 Views 127 Comments

There have been contradictory positions taken between the Sunday and daily editions of the Times and the Mail.

# bias - Friday 13 May, 2016

Facebook denies burying stories in its trending news section
# Controversy
# Controversy

Facebook denies burying stories in its trending news section

May 13th 2016, 9:50 AM 10,899 Views 15 Comments

Its CEO Mark Zuckerberg said there was “no evidence” its curation team would omit stories that could be deemed politically conservative.

# bias - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Welsh FA under fire from accusations of fast-tracking Henry's coaching licence
# Bias
From The42
# Bias

Welsh FA under fire from accusations of fast-tracking Henry's coaching licence

Mar 22nd 2016, 9:23 AM 6,372 Views 15 Comments

“They are quite openly putting certain chosen names through the courses without completing the allotted number of hours…”

# bias - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Dublin media would see the real Cork City if they visited Turner's Cross, says Dave Barry
# Soccer Republic
From The42
# Soccer Republic

Dublin media would see the real Cork City if they visited Turner's Cross, says Dave Barry

Apr 14th 2015, 10:30 PM 9,211 Views 10 Comments

The former Rebels forward was responding to criticism from Brian Kerr.

# bias - Friday 16 January, 2015

Dennis Siver 'doesn't trust' the judges to give him a fair chance against Conor McGregor
# Irish Bias
From The42
# Irish Bias

Dennis Siver 'doesn't trust' the judges to give him a fair chance against Conor McGregor

Jan 16th 2015, 9:50 PM 8,483 Views 9 Comments

Siver thinks the judges will be swayed by the Boston crowd.

# bias - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Here's what makes you so stupid and unreasonable
# Guardians Of The Fallacy
# Guardians Of The Fallacy

Here's what makes you so stupid and unreasonable

Dec 20th 2014, 10:30 AM 17,119 Views 10 Comments

Yeah – YOU.

# bias - Monday 6 January, 2014

Facebook an unreliable way to judge future employees, study finds
# Recruitment
# Recruitment

Facebook an unreliable way to judge future employees, study finds

Jan 6th 2014, 2:35 PM 10,496 Views 17 Comments

The study found that a person’s Facebook profile had no bearing on their overall job performance.

# bias - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Swedish cinemas launch feminist film rating
# Gender Equality
# Gender Equality

Swedish cinemas launch feminist film rating

Nov 7th 2013, 7:00 AM 6,415 Views 57 Comments

The movies will be given an ‘A’ rating if they pass the Bechdel test.

# bias - Thursday 11 April, 2013

VIDEO: 12 Welshmen in Jonathan Davies' Lions starting XV
# Lions 2013
From The42
# Lions 2013

VIDEO: 12 Welshmen in Jonathan Davies' Lions starting XV

Apr 11th 2013, 7:00 AM 3,781 Views 14 Comments

Gavin Hastings is, thankfully, made of saner stuff.

# bias - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Front Pages: South Africa's papers report Pistorius case
# Oscar Pistorius
# Oscar Pistorius

Front Pages: South Africa's papers report Pistorius case

Feb 20th 2013, 9:44 AM 8,546 Views 16 Comments

As there are no trial juries in South Africa, papers are not fearful of prejudicing proceedings.

# bias - Sunday 16 September, 2012

NFL: Saints fan ref removed from New Orleans game
# A Fine Mess
From The42
# A Fine Mess

NFL: Saints fan ref removed from New Orleans game

Sep 16th 2012, 4:04 PM 1,355 Views 1 Comment

Brian Stropolo will not be officiating during Panthers v Saints tonight.

# bias - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Independent TD calls for Ceann Comhairle protocol to be cleared up
# Dáil
# Dáil

Independent TD calls for Ceann Comhairle protocol to be cleared up

Aug 9th 2012, 6:30 AM 3,559 Views 23 Comments

Following a spat with the Ceann Comhairle, John Halligan said he will not be apologising and has requested his own apology for accusations he verbally abused Seán Barrett.

# bias - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Fianna Fáil confirms complaint to RTÉ over Labour and Sinn Féin 'bias'
# Media
# Media

Fianna Fáil confirms complaint to RTÉ over Labour and Sinn Féin 'bias'

Feb 26th 2012, 1:10 PM 5,973 Views 97 Comments

The party has compiled an internal document which it says shows that the State broadcaster is biased towards Labour and Sinn Féin.

# bias - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Catholic priests group accuses RTÉ of insincerity over Fr Reynolds apology
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Catholic priests group accuses RTÉ of insincerity over Fr Reynolds apology

Nov 20th 2011, 12:23 PM 4,027 Views 80 Comments

The Association of Catholic Priests has accused sections of the media of “anti-Catholic and anti-priest bias”.

# bias - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

ESRI report warns of effect of 'optimism bias' on value of infrastructure projects
# Optimism Bias
# Optimism Bias

ESRI report warns of effect of 'optimism bias' on value of infrastructure projects

Nov 9th 2011, 7:15 AM 428 Views 5 Comments

A new study from the ESRI says that rail projects typically overestimate their projected passenger levels, while road projects underestimate their traffic growth.

# bias - Sunday 27 February, 2011

Martinez: Rooney should have walked for elbow on McCarthy
# Ouch!
From The42
# Ouch!

Martinez: Rooney should have walked for elbow on McCarthy

Feb 27th 2011, 1:18 PM 295 Views 0 Comments

The Wigan manager has claimed that one of his players would have been “very, very lucky to stay on the pitch” for a similar incident.