Reporters, bias, and “cheerleading” for pro-choicers

By Sarah Terzo

From an article on media bias in the abortion debate. Lisa Myers, who covers abortion for NBC:

“I do believe that some of the stories I have read or seen have almost seemed like cheerleading for the pro-choice side.”

David Shaw, “Abortion Bias Seeps Into News,” Los Angeles Times July 1, 1990.

Editor’s note. This appeared at Clinic Quotes and is reposted with permission.