Tell NPR to Call a Lie a Lie

National Public Radio has announced that it will never refer to a lie by a U.S. president as a lie.

Sign this petition to NPR News:

Straightforward honesty is called for at this time. It's time to call a lie a lie. Change your policy.


101-125 of 45837 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
45737 1 year ago Nicole Waldron Hamden, OH
45736 1 year ago carrie weil santa monica, CA
45735 1 year ago marie leven Flushing, MI We rely on you for the truth!
45734 1 year ago Jennifer Wright NV A lie is a lie..no equivocation necessary
45733 1 year ago Eileen Bill Santa Rosa, CA
45732 1 year ago Rene Arreola Sanger, CA
45731 1 year ago G Bommelaere Colorado Springs, CO
45730 1 year ago jerry persky Santa monica, CA why be so passive? under Trump you will probably lose your federal funding anyway. If it looks like a duck and walks like a duck it is a duck. A lie is a lie.
45729 1 year ago EVELYN WILLIAMS SYRACUSE, NY We should all be held accountable for our actions and their consequences.
45728 1 year ago Lynn Lawrence South Lake Tahoe, CA Really? Letting LIES infect the American People. Fake, False or Lies do not belong in American News. Its TOTALLY UN-AMERICAN. Not what our country was built or based on.
45727 1 year ago Janice Toland Glendale, AZ
45726 1 year ago Anonymous Costa Mesa, CA
45725 1 year ago Nancy Hubbs-Chang Pasadena, CA I understand that you might be scared of losing all your Federal funding (can't say I blame you there), but you are one of the few media sources left that we can trust! Don't give in!
45724 1 year ago Lynn Cralle Louisville, KY
45723 1 year ago John Rohrer New Cumberland , PA
45722 1 year ago Matthew Ostrander San Ramon, CA This ludicrous policy promotes "fake" news. NPR should become a forum for journalists not opinion figureheads. We are SICK of this crap!
45721 1 year ago C. Yee Sacramento, CA
45720 1 year ago Jonathan Pamplin Apopka, FL
45719 1 year ago John Lasell Orange, NJ
45718 1 year ago Anonymous Union City, CA
45717 1 year ago Camille Canlas-LaFlam Union City, CA
45716 1 year ago Lauri Moon Williamsport, PA
45715 1 year ago Mark Eichelman Portland , OR
45714 1 year ago Wendi Myers Palm Harbor, FL
45713 1 year ago Constance Foote St. Francis, WI What does it take for us to understand how serious it is that Trump and Bannon are in power? 26,000 mental health professionals have signed a petition that Trump is mentally ill and not fit to serv...
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Background:
> Adam Johnson, FAIR: NPR's No-"Lie" Policy and the Limits of Impartiality in the Trump Era
> CEPR: When It Comes to Saying Donald Trump Lied, NPR Says It Can't Get Into a Politician's Head, Unlike the Other Times When It Apparently Can