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 45838 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
45738 1 year ago Reuel Sherwood Tamarac, FL
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
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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