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Roger Ailes, Who Built Fox News Into an Empire, Dies at 77

New York Times - 05 Jan 2018
Roger E. Ailes, who shaped the images that helped elect three Republican presidents and then became a dominant, often-intimidating force in American conservative politics at the helm of Fox News until he was forced out last year in a sexual harassment ...
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Trump, Flush With Power

New York Times - 17 Mar 2018
Roger Ailes would be so proud, if he were still alive and harassing women. Trump thinks he's a fabulously devious manager creating “great energy,” with great ratings coming from his talent for theatrical twists and turns. But he's really inhumane ...
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Catharine MacKinnon and Gretchen Carlson Have a Few Things to Say

New York Times - 17 Mar 2018
Last month, she met Gretchen Carlson, the former Fox News anchor who, more recently, became a public face of sexual harassment. In July 2016, Ms. Carlson sued Roger Ailes, then chairman and chief executive of Fox News, claiming sexual harassment. After ...
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Rupert Murdoch Fast Facts

KTVQ Billings News - 18 Mar 2018
July 21, 2016 - Takes over as chairman and acting CEO of Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network as Roger Ailes resigns amid allegations by Fox employees of sexual harassment. August 12, 2016 - Names Bill Shine and Jack Abernethy as co-presidents of ...
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At the Fox News Site, a Sudden Focus on Women as Sex Offenders

New York Times - 14 Mar 2018
Mr. Kotch said that the uptick in stories on the subject was not related to Fox News's own sexual harassment issues, which burst into the open in 2016 with the forced departure of the Fox News chairman and chief executive Roger E. Ailes. Mr. Ailes, who ...
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The Crassness and Anti-Intellectualism of President Donald Trump

History News Network (HNN) - 18 Mar 2018
And let's not forget Trump's backing by Fox News, whose two most prominent personalities were its founder Roger Ailes (who advised the Trump campaign) and Bill O'Reilly. Both men trafficked in anti-intellectualism and ultimately left Fox News amidst ...
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Rupert Murdoch's American Legacy

JSTOR Daily - 11 Mar 2018
The cable network was developed under Republican political operative Roger Ailes as an alternative voice to mainstream liberal media. Ailes died in 2017, soon after being ousted in a sexual harassment scandal. Ailes took over Fox News in 1996 and made ...
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Network for misconduct victims wants to make newsrooms safer

Albany Times Union - 13 Mar 2018
Other advisory board members include former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson, whose harassment lawsuit against the late Fox News Channel chairman Roger Ailes led to his ouster; CNN "New Day" anchor Alisyn Camerota, who also accused Ailes of harassment ...
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Fox News launching new ad campaign about its 'real honest opinion'

Kansas City Star - 12 Mar 2018
The late Roger Ailes, former chairman and CEO, is credited with creating the old slogan, according to The Hill. Pushing back against President Trump's "fake news" bashing, CNN also launched a new ad campaign last year called "Facts First." One ad ...
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Fox News Signs Anchor Shepard Smith to New Multiyear Deal

Hollywood Reporter - 15 Mar 2018
"Shepard Smith is an exemplary journalist whose skill in anchoring breaking news is unrivaled," Rupert Murdoch said. Fox News has signed anchor Shepard Smith to a new multiyear contract, the network announced Thursday. The length of Smith's new ...
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Gina Haspel Is a Competent Nominee. We Need More of Them.

National Review (blog) - 16 Mar 2018
No one at Fox News could stop Roger Ailes or Bill O'Reilly. Apparently the existing human resources authorities have utterly failed to deter “a culture of rampant sexual misconduct in and around the state government in Sacramento.” It is painfully ...
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The problem with pornography: What happened to shame? - 17 Mar 2018
Of course there were sexual harassment and rape stories in the months leading up to it: Roger Ailes​, Bill Cosby​, Donald Trump. But Weinstein was worse. Weinstein was living a porn lifestyle, dreaming porn dreams. Meetings with actresses became porn ...
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James Levine: The Fall of 'America's Top Maestro'

Patriot Post - 16 Mar 2018
We saw it with Hollywood's Harvey Weinstein, NBC's Matt Lauer, Fox News's Roger Ailes and so many others. As with them all, Levine's story included a lot of enabling and looking the other way. Worse yet, it involved young people. In this respect, it ...

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