Entries Tagged as 'American Petroleum Institute'

Cogs in the Koch Astroturf Machine

April 29th, 2014 · 2 Comments · energy policy, Fact Check, journalism

By Arthur Alpert It was a small item, really, a few slim paragraphs, on the Albuquerque Journal’s Business page Friday, April 25. Yet it spoke or rather shouted volumes about the newspaper. The headline read, “Libertarian author to talk at luncheon”. “The Rio Grande Foundation”, it read, “is hosting a luncheon talk with Matt Kibbe […]

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Absolution For BP?

June 14th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Arthur Alpert Credit the Albuquerque Journal for moving quickly to confirm what I say about its journalistic bias. Tuesday I argued that Journal management expresses its political convictions not just in editorials or lopsided Op Eds but also in “news” coverage, via a simple expedient – spending great reportorial energy ripping government and none […]

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