Welcome back to “Forgotten Fact-Checks,” a weekly column produced by National Review’s News Desk. This week, we call foul on the Associated Press’ criticism of conservatives, analyze several recent New York Times fails, and hit more media misses.
The AP’s ‘Republicans Pounce’ Moment
On Sunday, an Associated Press reporter embarrassingly attacked conservatives for opposing discriminatory practices in health-care in a story titled, “New Conservative Target: Race as factor in COVID treatment.”
Some conservatives are “taking aim at policies that allow doctors to consider race as a risk factor when allocating scarce COVID-19 treatments, saying protocols discriminate against white people,” the piece explains.
It goes …