As the mainstream media has become increasingly dependent on advertising revenues for support, it has become an anti-democratic force in society.
— Robert McChesney

The mainstream media often paints my generation as apathetic, and I think it's much more accurate to say we are deeply overwhelmed.
Courtney E. Martin mainstream media quote

Mainstream media tries to do the best they can in the format that they have. But ... American soldiers say, 'Why don't they talk about the good stuff that we do?'
— Deborah Scranton

The mainstream media may have trouble resisting the temptation to declare that Karl Rove has been demoted, but the truth is quite the contrary. By giving up his role as deputy White House chief of staff, Rove has been freed to do what he does best: shape big issues and develop strategies to win elections.
— Fred Barnes

Never has the political class or the mainstream media that covers them been more out of touch with the American people than they are today.
— Marco Rubio