From think Progress…
Martin has merited coverage by the New York Times, the Washington Post, and USA Today. The story has been covered by all three broadcast networks and extensively on cable. But there is one outlet that has barely mentioned Trayvon Martin — Fox News.
Here’s a breakdown of the coverage of Trayvon Martin on the three major cable networks from the day of his death through today at noon:
Now after reading the above piece from Think Progress, I decided to use the google machine to see what coverage Fox News did provide to this national story. Here is what I found:
Feds To Investigate Killing of Black Teen by Florida Latino
It turns out the allegedly color blind people at Fox News want you to know that the most important fact about the guy who shot the African American teenager wasn’t that he was a vigilante neighborhood watch guard, but that he wasn’t white.
Fox News Uses Trayvon Martin Death to Go After Gun Control Advocates
Gotta love the fairness and the balance!