Posts tagged Roger Ailes
As previously reported, Glenn Beck’s advertiser troubles played a part in Fox News’ decision to cancel Beck’s show. What hasn’t gotten much attention is how Fox News’ President, Roger Ailes, characterized those advertisers. (more…)
Deborah Lipstadt, noted history and Professor of Modern Jewish Studies at Emory University, penned an op-ed in The Jewish Chronicle:
In recent months, however, Jewish sensitivities have been irritated by both Fox News’s reigning talk-show star, Glenn Beck, and Roger Ailes, president of Fox News.
Beck regularly professes his deep love for Israel and has a history of using Holocaust analogies to attack those with whom he disagrees – anyone to the left of him. He accuses his opponents of laying the groundwork for a fascist state. Last summer, Jewish Funds for Justice, a progressive group, criticised Beck’s opposition to the campaign for More >
On the heels of the New York Times Magazine profile that highlighted the tension between Fox News and Glenn Beck as well as Glenn Beck’s lost advertisers, people keep asking me about Glenn Beck’s contract with Fox News as well as why Fox News is keeping Glenn Beck on television.
Regarding the contract…
I think it’s fair to assume that Glenn Beck has a contract with Fox News. But, if you listen to Glenn Beck, you’re left to believe that he doesn’t have one. Back in July, he lamented the loss of integrity in business. Glenn Beck believes that contracts exist because the More >