Tag: coverage

Islamberg Attack Plot: Muslims Decry Robert Doggart Bail Release, Media Coverage, Push For Terrorism Charges

 The Muslim community of Islamberg, a town in upstislamberg-school-children-robert-doggartate New York, has voiced outrage about the leniency of the charges against Robert Doggart, who plotted to “utterly destroy” the town. The Muslims of America Muslim organizations are voicing outrage this week after a man who plotted to attack an Islamic community in New York State was released on bail without being charged with terrorism offenses. Community leaders have pointed to a double standard, not only in the legal consequences faced by Robert Doggart, a former congressional candidate from North Carolina, but also in what they say is scant media coverage of his plot to “utterly destroy” the town of Islamberg…more.ibtimes.com

Study: Anti-Islam Messages Dominate Media Coverage

By Hamed Aleaziz on Dec 1, 2012 at 2:05 pm Frank Gaffney and Pamela Geller feature prominently in Fear, Inc. Between 2001 and 2008, mainstream media outlets predominantly featured anti-Islam organizations, leading to altered “contours of mainstream discourse.” That’s according to North…