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Roger Ailes

Outfoxing the Fox -- Looking Back 10 Years Later

Robert Greenwald | Posted 07.10.2014 | Media
Robert Greenwald

Fox's messaging that government is bad, that human nature is intrinsically more evil than good, that people should be afraid and paranoid, isn't journalism covering the news. It's a world view and narrative that is embedded in the identity and agenda of America's political right wing.

Fox Business Gives Show To Poor-Bashing Analyst With Sketchy Financial History

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 05.21.2014 | Business

Fox Business Network is giving a show that will provide investment advice to a man with a history of promoting companies that turn out to be virtually...

The Sniveling Apologizers at MSNBC Don't Represent Progressives

Cenk Uygur | Posted 04.04.2014 | Media
Cenk Uygur

If MSNBC cared about not presenting liberals as sniveling cowards, they would never go through these debasing apologies one after another. But they don't care about that because the guy who runs the network doesn't give a damn about how progressives look, because he isn't one of them.

MAG: FOX NEWS DYING

New York Magazine | Posted 01.26.2014 | Media

In truth, Fox News has been defeated on the media battlefield--and on the political battlefield as well....

Roger Ailes Book Becomes NY Times Best Seller

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

The controversial new biography of Roger Ailes is now a New York Times bestseller. Gabriel Sherman's "The Loudest Voice in the Room," will debut a...

BOTH SIDES NOW: Since Fish Rot From the Head Down, NJ and Fox Have a Problem

HuffPost Radio | Posted 02.02.2014 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgAs Bridgegate worsens with 20 subpoenas and a quid-pro-Christie in Hoboken, Alter and Frum discuss whether the Governor lied or merely led a corrupt organization. And has Ailes/Fox helped grow or shrink the GOP?

Did Fox News Chief Try To Sabotage Critical Book?

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

Gabriel Sherman, whose new book about Roger Ailes has caused a major stir in the media world, appeared on HuffPost Live on Thursday to discuss his own...

Politico Paints Comically Flattering Portrait Of Fox News Chief

The Washington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

In Sunday’s edition of “Playbook,” Politico’s Mike Allen included a massive excerpt of the new biography of Fox News chief Roger Ailes by jour...

Graham Defends Roger Ailes

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) is defending Fox News chief Roger Ailes from claims on immigration made in a new biography by Gabriel Sherman. Graham ...

Roger Ailes Reportedly Had Editor Tailed

Capital New York | Author: Joe Pompeo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

Here's something you won't read in Gabriel Sherman's hotly anticipated, scoop-filled book about Roger Ailes: Gawker editor John Cook told Capital he w...

Rush Limbaugh Turned Down Fox News, New Book Claims

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

Yet another revelation has come from the highly anticipated new biography of Fox News CEO Roger Ailes. Author Gabriel Sherman's new book, The Loude...

Michael Calderone

How Roger Ailes Tried To Defeat Obama In 2012

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- Around 5 p.m. on Election Day 2012, Fox News chief Roger Ailes realized that Mitt Romney would not make it to the White House. "Thank you,...

Book: Ailes Wouldn't Shake Hands With Saudi News Corp Investor

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

The latest excerpt from Gabriel Sherman's new book includes a claim that Roger Ailes once refused to meet with a Saudi News Corp shareholder due to Ai...

BOOK: Fox News Boss Feared Chinese 'Setting Up A Missile Silo' In U.S.

New York Magazine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

When the head of Fox News moved to Garrison, New York, he bought a little newspaper and tried to instill his own brand of American values. Guess what ...

Shocking New Claims About Fox News Chief

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson and Joanna Zelman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

A hotly awaited new biography of Roger Ailes contains some pretty startling claims about the Fox News CEO—including an allegation that he offered an...

Amanda Terkel

Media Matters Declares Victory: 'The War On Fox Is Over'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

WASHINGTON -- Since its founding in 2004, the progressive watchdog group Media Matters for America has been a thorn in the side of Fox News. Its dozen...

5 Reads That Will Help Anyone Understand Washington, D.C.

Brian LaSorsa | Posted 01.23.2014 | DC
Brian LaSorsa

K Street and the Kremlin aren't invading our nation's capital. Rather, a pretty small city is being overrun by more than 600,000 people who dream of the White House.

Republicans Finally Ready for Rehab?

Daryl Rowland | Posted 12.09.2013 | Politics
Daryl Rowland

This is the GOP'S Michael Dukakis moment. The GOP can finally check itself into recovery and begin to heal, having clearly hit rock bottom this week.

America's Ruling Class Hall of Shame

Peter Dreier | Posted 11.22.2013 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Even among the few thousand members of the power elite, there are a small number whose influence is greater than the others. Here is a list of the 20 most influential members of the power elite.

How American Legislatures Work: House Republicans Ain't Crazy

Richard Brodsky | Posted 11.20.2013 | Politics
Richard Brodsky

It is currently fashionable to describe House Republicans as crazy, as they push us to a government shutdown or debt default. Oh that it were so.

Fired Fox Executive Has Warning For Roger Ailes

Posted 08.27.2013 | Media

The attorney of Brian Lewis, the former Fox News executive recently fired by Roger Ailes, had some words of warning for Ailes and the network on Tuesd...

Is Roger Ailes Getting Desperate?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 08.22.2013 | Media

The recent media coverage of Roger Ailes' firing of his PR chief Brian Lewis has rattled the Fox News CEO, according to New York magazine's Gabriel Sh...

Michael Calderone

Fox News Fires Its Veteran Attack Dog, Then Attacks Him

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 08.21.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- Brian Lewis was not Fox News chief Roger Ailes' "right-hand man." That’s the message Fox News began pushing hard Wednesday in response t...

WHOA! Trump Freaks Out About Fox News Chief

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.21.2013 | Media

Steady on, Don! Donald Trump was quite incensed after reading a piece about Roger Ailes's shock firing of his longtime right-hand-man Brian Lewis o...

FOX FRENZY: Roger Ailes' Right-Hand Man Fired

The Huffington Post | Peter Finocchiaro | Posted 08.20.2013 | Media

One of Fox News honcho Roger Ailes' closest associates was fired from the cable network last month after the discovery of undisclosed "financial issue...