CNN and Fox both ran an article today on a Human Rights report issued by the State Department. Their articles show clear bias. CNN ran an AP story while Fox ran their own (with contributions from the AP). CNN’s opening focuses on the report’s criticism of
For overall comments about the report here is how each quoted Rice. Fox’s seems to be a stronger quote using the phrase “moral choice between oppression and freedom” and it ties in to Bush’s agenda of spreading freedom.
CNN: … Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, who praised the Bush administration as being "on the right side of freedom's divide." “We have an obligation to help those who are unlucky enough to have been born on the wrong side of that divide," she said.
FOX: "Freedom's work has most assuredly just begun. In all that lies ahead, our nation will continue to clarify for other nations the moral choice between oppression and freedom," Rice told reporters.
CNN had this statement but this was not noted in Fox’s article:
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