Sinister left-wing foundation funded NPR, other media outlets to cover Iran nuke deal

In the wake of Ben Rhodes chortling to the New York Times over how easy it was to fool the American media to get favorable coverage of the Iran nuclear deal comes news that the media “echo chamber” (as Rhodes called it) was funded by a hard-left foundation.  Bradley Klapper reports for the Associated Press’s Big Story: A group the White House recently identified as a key surrogate in selling the Iran nuclear deal gave National Public Radio $100,000 last year to help it report on the pact and related issues, according to the group's annual report. It also funded reporters and partnerships with other news outlets. Keep in mind that NPR receives direct federal funding (a “small portion” of its revenues) as well as indirect government funding via member stations that receive taxpayers’ money and buy programming from NPR. For its part, NPR adamantly claims that the money did not affect its coverage: "As with all support...(Read Full Post)

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