“Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has reached a $90 million settlement of shareholder claims arising from the sexual harassment scandal at its Fox News Channel, which cost the jobs of longtime news chief Roger Ailes and anchor Bill O‘Reilly,” Reuters reports. [...]
Roger Ailes, the late CEO of FOX News, engaged in a campaign to cover up sexual harassment and racial discrimination, which cost 21st Century FOX shareholders millions of dollars... according to a new lawsuit. According to docs, obtained by…
The 1968 presidential election, Lawrence O'Donnell writes in 'Playing With Fire,' changed American politics. A 3.5-star book review.
McCallum wrote that she is offended when she is commodified as a "blond Barbie doll" at Fox News. She wrote that Fox's lineup is stocked with "some of the sharpest, brightest women in the business. "Much like Roger Ailes when he wasShow More Summary
A good place to start telling the unfolding story of sexual harassment in newsrooms is July 6th, 2016. That’s the day former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson sued Roger Ailes, chairman and CEO of Fox News, saying she was fired in retaliation for rebuffing his sexual advances. Within days Gabriel Sherman, who was working at...
The former anchor opened up about the culture at the news channel where she worked for 12 years
She says with Ailes in charge it "was like being in North Korea and trying to criticize Kim Jong Un."
After shocking the television news business by taking Fox News Channel from nowhere to cable news dominance, the same management team created by the late Roger Ailes took on another challenge.
Harvey Weinstein. James Toback. Brett Ratner. Kevin Spacey. Roger Ailes. Anthony Weiner. Mark Halperin. Bill O’Reilly. Bill Cosby. These are all names of extremely powerful men from the worlds of entertainment, politics and the news media who have all been taken down several rungs on the totem pole due to disturbing allegations of sexual assault. Show More Summary
Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson spoke to Business Insider about what advice she'd giver her twenty-year-old self. In 2016, Carlson filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Fox News founder Roger Ailes. Carlson's allegations led to his resignation and a $20 million settlement. Show More Summary
Sarah Huckabee Sanders does not look like the kind of woman Donald Trump would choose as his chief spokesperson. Much like Roger Ailes when he was stocking the Fox News lineup with blond Barbie dolls in short, tight skirts, the president has generally exhibited a preference for sleek beauties with...
ROGER AILES’ EVIL-GENIUS PLAN TO SINK THE COMPETITION CONTINUES TO BEAR FRUIT: Matt Lauer throws Megyn Kelly under the bus. (Classical reference in headline.)
Sexual harassment has been in the news bigly a lot, ever since the charges against formerly-beloved comedian Bill Cosby came out. And then there was the Access Hollywood tape, the allegations that pushed out Roger Ailes, the allegations...Show More Summary
In 2016, former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson filed a sexual harassment suit against Roger Ailes, the founder of Fox News. Carlson won a $20 million settlement and Ailes was eventually fired. However, Carlson says that most women's sexual harassment stories are kept secret because of a legal loophole. Show More Summary
Harvey Weinstein. Bill O’Reilly. Roger Ailes. Bill Cosby. The Catholic church. All were able to skirt years and sometimes decades of allegations of sexual harassment or assault through the use of settlements or contracts that included nondisclosure agreements: legal provisions that swear employees...
Over the course of the past year, the Fox News Channel has been rocked by numerous allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct from both executives like the late Roger Ailes and on-air personalities such as Bill O'Reilly. O'Reilly...Show More Summary
Sexually aggressive creeps like Harvey Weinstein, Roger Ailes, Bill O’Reilly and — yes — Donald Trump seem to think harassing women to the point of unwelcome groping or worse is a male prerogative. It’s just boys being boys and men being men the way nature intended. Maybe they are right if we believe...
ROGER AILES’ EVIL-GENIUS PLAN TO SINK THE COMPETITION CONTINUES TO BEAR FRUIT: It’s just getting worse for “Megyn Kelly Today.”
Roger Ailes never thought Fox Business Network would work. When Rupert Murdoch asked the former Fox News CEO to launch the network, Ailes voiced his doubts to the executive chairman of 21st Century Fox, saying, "The world doesn't need...Show More Summary
She also revealed she experienced sexual harassment long before Roger Ailes.