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Blindspot Report

May 12 - 18

The weekly Blindspot Report from Ground News puts a spotlight on news that publications from one side of the political spectrum or the other had little to no reporting on.


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Videos of rockets from Gaza hitting Israel's Iron Dome go viral
Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Tuesday announced that its Iron Dome defense system had intercepted hundreds of rockets over Tel Aviv fired by Hamas, the latest in days of back-and-forth attacks in the region.
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Distribution of 27 sources
11% 15% Right 74%
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Democrats scuttle effort to delay Israel arms sale
Senior House Democrats considered and then on Tueasday scuttled a letter to President Joe Biden to demand that he delay a pending $735 million sale of precision-guided missiles to Israel.
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Distribution of 7 sources
Left 71% 15% 14%
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Cops say black man disguised himself as white guy to commit over 30 residential burglaries
Rockim Prowell, 30, is accused of wearing a mask to burgle houses in Los Angeles while wearing a realistic mask which made him look white. Prowell has been charged with two counts each of burglary, grand theft and one count of vandalism, the Beverly Hills Police Department said.
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Distribution of 11 sources
27% 9 Right 64%
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Wrongfully convicted US brothers to receive US$84 million
Two black half-brothers who spent 31 years in prison in the southern US state of North Carolina for a crime they did not commit have been awarded $84 million, their lawyer said Monday.
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Distribution of 12 sources
Left 50% Center 33% 17%
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Train Company Apologizes To ‘Non-Binary’ Passenger For Saying ‘Ladies And Gentlemen, Boys And Girls’
A British train company that was founded in 2003 and takes passengers from London King’s Cross to Yorkshire, North East England, and Scotland, apologized to a “non-binary” passenger after a conductor used the phrase, “Good afternoon, ladies and gentleman, boys and girls.”
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Distribution of 18 sources
17% Right 83%
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Amazon extends moratorium on police use of facial recognition software
Amazon said on Tuesday that it is extending until further notice a moratorium that it imposed last year on police use of its facial recognition software. The tech giant said last June that it would freeze the technology’s police use for a year to “give Congress enough time to implement appropriate rules."
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Distribution of 22 sources
Left 36% Center 41% 23%
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Highlighting discrepancies between the reporting on stories across different news outlets.

This week's story

Dr Fauci admits he wore mask after vaccination to avoid mixed signals

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What do the different news outlets focus on when reporting on this story?

The Federalist · US · RIGHT
Fauci Admits Wearing A Mask While Fully Vaccinated Was Political Theater
The Blaze · US · RIGHT
Rand Paul wins: Dr. Fauci admits he wore a mask for show to avoid sending 'mixed signals'
The Daily Wire · US · RIGHT
Fauci Flip Flops AGAIN, Now Admits Wearing A Mask While Fully Vaccinated Was Political Theater
Washington Examiner · US · RIGHT
Fauci admits he wore mask for optics: 'Didn’t want to look like I was giving mixed signals'
Hot Air · US ·RIGHT
Fauci: I kept wearing a mask indoors after being vaccinated because I didn't want to give "mixed signals"

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