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.


226-250 of 45830 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
45605 10 months ago Rosemary Murray Royersford, PA
45604 10 months ago Carole Parkinson Portland, OR
45603 10 months ago Rivka Rachum West Orange, NJ A lie is a lie is a lie is a lie!!! What the hell is your problem???!??
45602 10 months ago Cindy Masino Waarwick, NY
45601 10 months ago Cynthia Weeks CLINTON, WA
45600 10 months ago Andrew Boyd Seattle, WA Step up to the plate, NPR, and tell the TRUTH.
45599 10 months ago Lauren Gedlinske Apple Valley, MN
45598 10 months ago AK Gallagher NY A lie is a lie. Shout 'em out if you know 'em.
45597 10 months ago Emmie Forman Olympia, WA I'm sick of NPR being administration sycophants, regardless of who happens to be in power (this has angered me for over 15 years). It's time you took your public mission seriously and held t...
45596 10 months ago Spenser Winters Richmond , KY
45595 10 months ago Anonymous Rancho Mirage , CA
45594 10 months ago Brian LeMoine Robbinsdale, MN
45593 10 months ago Tina Paloskey Julian, PA
45592 10 months ago Paul Wohlt Muncie, IN Your misguided interpretation of balance and subtle use of language that reveals a conservative bias belies your attempt at impartiallity. A lie is a lie =- recognize it.
45591 10 months ago ron pyle orangevale, CA
45590 10 months ago April Jameson Freeport, ME
45589 10 months ago Alice Davis-Cahoon Greensboro, NC Like many others, I love P.B.S. for it's wonderful programs, but it's also the news I watch, because in my 67 years on Earth, it is the one station that I can rely on the news to be real news, real You are the last vestige of accountability in this age of denial.
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45588 10 months ago Susan Flory-McIntee Holt, MI
45587 10 months ago Gus Weinstein Brooklyn, NY
45586 10 months ago Anonymous Clearlake Park, CA This is a dangerous man, his ultimate Reality show. A true psychopathic, pathological liar who wants to instill a form of ethnic cleansing, ban &/or punish media news that is critical of him and onl...
45585 10 months ago Shann Hoffmann Green Cove Springs, FL
45584 10 months ago Johnnie Brookwood Vacaville, CA "Alt facts" are simply lies! Conspiracists, demagogues, fascists, dictators, propagandists and CHEET0-MAN rely on these LIES to confuse and thus control the uneducated citizen who is too busy with ...
45583 10 months ago Lorinda Roland Olga, WA Yes - call things accurately what they are. A lie is a lie.
45582 10 months ago Jeff Runquist Plymouth, CA Tempted to withdraw my financial support of NPR. Call a lie a lie and I'll double my support.
45581 10 months ago Angelica Castrellon Owings Mills, MD We want the TRUTH!!!
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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