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.


176-200 of 45837 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
45662 1 year ago Brent Spencer Long Beach, CA I had been a NPR listener for several years, but this I couldn't stomach anymore...
45661 1 year ago Shadhi Morrow Boise, ID Could you at least call it "verifiably false"?
45660 1 year ago Brian Williams Westland, MI
45659 1 year ago Patricia Martin Grand Junction, CO Call a lie a lie!
45658 1 year ago Debbie Hatcher Greensboro, NC
45657 1 year ago William Rogers North Chesterfield, VA A lie is a lie especially when a politician or Donald Trump says it!
45656 1 year ago Ewan Anderson Cedar Fort, UT
45655 1 year ago Jeanne Cecil Fort Worth, TX
45654 1 year ago Anne Alexander Northampton, MA
45653 1 year ago Marta Hullihen Newark, CA
45652 1 year ago Annette Ancel-Wisner Shell Lake, WI
45651 1 year ago Anonymous Daly City, CA "Speak Truth To Power". Citizens of the United States expect factual information!
45650 1 year ago Judith Miller Weston, OH
45649 1 year ago Carlos Echevarria Inglewood, CA
45648 1 year ago Brigitte Kay New York, NY NPR please don't disappoint your listeners or your funding might go down!
45647 1 year ago Deb Arnason Pageland, SC I am a supporter of WFAE in Charlotte. I understand NPR is fearful of losing more Federal funds, but we must speak TRUTH TO POWER. A lie is a lie.
45646 1 year ago Anonymous Flourtown , PA Don't dance around facts. Trump lies constantly, no matter what he calls his words.
45645 1 year ago Joe Pickering Jr. Bangor, ME That isn't a policy ..that is not telling the truth to your audience !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
45644 1 year ago Shaina Rivera Windsor, CT
45643 1 year ago Douglas Chalmers Schulenburg, TX
45642 1 year ago Tom Parsons San Diego, CA
45641 1 year ago Shaina Rivera Windsor, CT
45640 1 year ago Anonymous El Paso, TX
45639 1 year ago Lynda Dobens Nashua, NH Trump is a garish mutation. You have to hold him responsible for all his prevarications, half truths, and bold faced lies. He is toxic to our nation.
45638 1 year ago gerald Paone Chatsworth, CA
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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