On this episode of The Federalist Radio Hour, Senior Editor Christopher Bedford and Assistant Editor Kylee Zempel join Culture Editor Emily Jashinsky to outline how the corporate media adopt radical left narratives that purposefully distort the U.S.’s self-image.
“My first reaction was I need to find out what actually happened and I don’t think that any corporate media or politicians have that instinct at all,” Zempel said of when she heard that a police officer shot 16-year-old Ma’Khia Bryant.
“They see these isolated instances, they get a few details that seem juicy, and they instantly run with it. And that’s how you create a narrative and gin up emotions and protests and enthusiasm for your movement before you know any of the facts. It truly, honestly is effective at inciting violence,” she said.
These narratives perpetuated by reporters, activists, and others who choose to ignore the facts, Bedford said, are doing the opposite of justice.
“For the last year