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Feb 10, 2014, 11:45 ET

Gallup's CEO is #1 on iMediaEthics Sixth Annual Top Ten "Dubious Polling" Awards

iMediaEthics announces its Sixth Top 10 Dubious Polling Awards. At the top of this year's annual awards is the Rolling Over in His Grave...

Jan 13, 2014, 09:35 ET

iMediaEthics Polls Raise Doubt About GfK Web-Based Polls

 A new study from iMediaEthics released today raises serious questions about pollsters using online surveys to measure public opinion. David...

May 13, 2013, 08:50 ET

Whim of the Public: One Third of Americans Don't Care About Immigration Reform (iMediaEthics Poll)

Even though most media polls report that nearly everyone has an opinion on immigration, a new iMediaEthics poll has found that about a third of the...

Feb 25, 2013, 09:35 ET

New Column 'Ask iMediaEthics' Helps Readers Get Media Corrections and Articles Removed From Internet

Dear iMediaEthics, I can't get a job because people are reading a news story about me that's all wrong. How do I get it removed from online?...

Jan 29, 2013, 05:49 ET

Romney's Pollster Wins First Place in iMediaEthics Fifth Annual Top Ten "Dubious Polling" Awards, 2013

Topping iMediaEthics' 2013 fifth annual Dubious Polling Awards is Neil Newhouse and his associates at Public Opinion Strategies, who've won the...

Jun 26, 2012, 05:45 ET

iMediaEthics Poll: Nearly Half of So-called Opponents to Same-sex Marriage View It as a Non-issue

 If you were to follow the polls put forth by most American media, you'd guess same-sex marriage divides the country wretchedly in half. As it...

Jun 14, 2012, 07:55 ET

iMediaEthics Wins First Mirror Award for Investigation of Pakistan Assassination Coverage

A critical investigation into the depiction of international disaster scenes and victims by Western media has netted the independent iMediaEthics...

Apr 12, 2012, 05:00 ET

iMediaEthics PollCheck Debunks Gallup, Pew Polls' Opposite Conclusions About Auto Industry

Contradictions Created by Pollsters' Use of Forced-Choice Questions How can two different polling organizations, Gallup and Pew, report...

Jan 24, 2012, 05:00 ET

iMediaEthics.org Announces: 4th Annual Top Ten Dubious Polling Awards

 The 2012 Top Ten Dubious Polling Awards highlight the ten most dubious polling moments of the past year — a gallery of inaccuracy,...

Dec 05, 2011, 05:42 ET

Stinky Journalism No More, Media Watchdog Rebrands to iMediaEthics

Stinky Journalism is getting a new name and new website but the perennially popular media watchdog will not lose any of its bite or ability to...