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Facebook and Twitter are cracking down on videos that promote conspiracy theories and unproven COVID cures, but researchers say that removing already viral misinformation can backfire and make things worse (FB, TWTR)

Social media platforms have enacted bans on disinformation related to COVID-19 and other issues, but researchers say that banning content after it's already gone viral can do more harm than good.   For example, the platforms recently banned a viral video of doctors urging COVID-19 treatment with hydroxychloroquine, which federal agencies have called ineffective and dangerous.  That ban prompted news coverage and charges by conspiracy theorists that the video contained truth being suppressed by...
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Sarah Sanders says some Democrats want to keep Joe Biden off debate stage because he can't defend his record

Several Democratic senators dismiss suggestion that Joe Biden should skip debates with President Trump; reaction and analysis from Fox News contributor Sarah Sanders, former White House press secretary.
Tags: News, White House, Joe Biden, Fox News, Trump, Sarah Sanders

'They're dying … it is what it is': key takeaways from Trump's shocking interview

President floundered in conversation with Axios, claiming Covid-19 was ‘under control’ and attacking mail-in votingDonald Trump stumbled through his second damaging interview in as many weeks, floundering in a conversation with the news website Axios over key issues he is tasked with responding to as president.It’s been just over two weeks since the president made a series of shocking statements in a one-on-one interview with Fox News, but he packed another host of extraordinary claims into a 37...
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McEnany Touts TV Ratings Of Trump’s Dumpster Fire Press Briefings As COVID Cases Rise

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany portrayed President Donald Trump’s COVID-19 press briefings, which have consisted of him preemptively trying to delegitimize his potential defeat in the November elections and endorsing doctors who believe alien DNA is being used to make medicine, as a success story on Monday night. “I don’t think the President needs the media,” Fox News host Sean Hannity said of Trump, who whines about the media’s coverage of him on the regular. “And I think the m...
Tags: News, White House, Fox News, Donald Trump, Trump, Sean Hannity, Kayleigh McEnany, McEnany, Cristina Cabrera, TV Clip, COVID-19, McEnany Touts TV Ratings Of Trump

Carlson Hurls Attack On Black Women For Potential Biden VP Pick: ‘Probably Illegal’

Fox News host Tucker Carlson who continues to come under fire for his racist rhetoric zeroed in on potential Black women vice presidential candidates on Monday night, accusing Joe Biden of selecting them “exclusively” based on their race and gender and calling those candidates unqualified.  Carlson, whose former head writer resigned last month after a CNN investigation revealed that he had posted racist remarks in an online forum, began his Monday night show by hurling an attack against  Rep...
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Cnn, Fox, Fox News, Biden, Fidel Castro, Kamala Harris, Tucker Carlson, HARRIS, Carlson, Karen Bass, Zoë Richards, Democratic Georgia House, Stacy Abrams Carlson

Pence Encourages America To Vote Absentee But Not By Mail Somehow

Vice President Mike Pence bizarrely encouraged Americans to apply to vote absentee while also railing against mail-in voting on Monday night even though 1) they’re functionally the same thing and 2) President Donald Trump has attacked states for making it easier to apply for absentee ballots amid COVID-19. “Absentee balloting is perfectly acceptable,” Pence declared during an interview with Fox News host Laura Ingraham. The vice president described how those who wish to vote absentee “have t...
Tags: News, Fox News, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence, Pence, Laura Ingraham, Absentee Ballot, Cristina Cabrera, TV Clip, Absentee Ballots, Vote-by-mail

Tucker: ‘Probably Illegal’ for Biden to Only Consider a Black Woman VP

Fox News star Tucker Carlson—currently facing outrage from network colleagues over his racist rhetoric—upped the ante on Monday night, claiming it was “probably illegal” for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden to prioritize Black women in his running mate search while calling those candidates unqualified. Carlson, whose former head writer was recently outed as an outspoken racist, kicked off Monday night’s broadcast of his hit primetime show by singling out the women of color w...
Tags: News, Georgia, Joe Biden, Fox, Susan Rice, Fox News, Biden, Benghazi, Fidel Castro, Kamala Harris, Rice, Tucker Carlson, Abrams, Tucker, Carlson, Stacey Abrams Karen Bass

Hannity sells 'priority access' to his new book to raise money for Trump's re-election

Fox News host Sean Hannity is helping the Republican National Committee raise money for President Trump's re-election campaign, despite network rules supposedly barring employees from participating in campaign events.
Tags: News, Stories, Fox News, Republican National Committee, Trump, Sean Hannity, HANNITY

Fox News' Hannity sells 'priority access' to his new book to raise money for Trump's re-election

Fox News host Sean Hannity is helping the Republican National Committee raise money for President Trump's re-election campaign, despite network rules supposedly barring employees from participating in campaign events.
Tags: News, Stories, Fox News, Republican National Committee, Trump, Sean Hannity, Fox News Hannity

Hannity partners with RNC to fundraise for Trump's re-election by selling 'priority access' to his new book

Fox News host Sean Hannity is helping the Republican National Committee raise money for President Trump's re-election campaign, despite network rules supposedly barring employees from participating in campaign events.
Tags: Cnn, Fox News, Republican National Committee, Trump, Rnc, Sean Hannity, HANNITY

Ari Fleischer on suggestions Biden skip Trump debates, controversy over mail-in voting

Former White House press secretary and Fox News contributor Ari Fleischer weighs in on 'Outnumbered Overtime.'
Tags: News, White House, Fox News, Biden, Trump, Ari Fleischer

Biden kicks off 'Made in America' tour targeting Ohio's working class voters, Trump warns of Democratic control

Fox News contributor Karl Rove comments on how similar Biden’s campaign strategies are to President Trump's.
Tags: News, America, Ohio, Fox News, Biden, Karl Rove, Trump

Bongino: Liberals have turned their cities over to the mob

'When are people going to have enough?,' Fox News contributor Dan Bongino asks.
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These Conservatives Have a Laser Focus: ‘Owning the Libs’

On The Federalist and in Fox News appearances, some of President Trump’s supporters don’t really defend him. They attack the critics.
Tags: News, Fox News, Fox News Channel, Hemingway, Trump, Turning Point USA, News and News Media, Presidential Election of 2020, Conservatism (US Politics, Mollie Ziegler

‘The Swamp’ Exposes Just How Much Republican Matt Gaetz Kisses Trump’s Butt

Spoiler alert: Contrary to his stated intentions, President Donald Trump has not “drained the swamp,” but has in fact amplified D.C. corruption and special-interest power—currently, more than 300 lobbyists have seats in his administration—unseen in modern times. The Swamp understands and exposes this fact, and yet Daniel DiMauro and Morgan Pehme’s HBO documentary (premiering August 4) nonetheless tackles the issue of politics and money via a decidedly wishy-washy look at three of Trump’s staunch...
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Sean Hannity Under Fire After Trump Campaign Uses His Book For Fundraising

The Trump campaign asked for donations in exchange for signed copies of the Fox News personality's book.
Tags: News, Fox News, Trump, Sean Hannity

The federal pullback in Portland immediately brought calm to the anti-racism protests

Large crowds have still been showing up at the federal courthouse in Portland, Oregon, since federal agents disappeared from view Thursday, but there's been a palpable change in atmosphere, and for the first time in weeks, calm. Protesters and members of the Trump administration cited the withdrawal of militarized federal agents and their violent tactics — tear gas, rubber bullets, clubs, legally dubious detentions — as the main reason for the relative peace. With federal agents present, som...
Tags: News, Minneapolis, Oregon, Gop, New York Times, Portland, Fox News, Homeland Security, Portland Oregon, Wall Street Journal, Louie Gohmert, Trump, Kate Brown, Southeast Portland, Chad Wolf, Bill Barr

Chris Wallace Confronts Trump Campaign Spox Jason Miller: Admit ‘You’re Losing’

Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace interrupted his guest’s attacks on Joe Biden to bring up some important points about the Trump campaign this weekend.“Despite what you say about the Biden campaign, the fact is it is the Trump campaign that just replaced your campaign manager,” Wallace told Trump campaign adviser Jason Miller. “It’s the Trump campaign that just paused all television advertising for six days to recalibrate.” From there, Wallace put up on the screen a series of polling averages t...
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Fox, Fox News, Biden, Jason, Miller, Trump, Wallace, Chris Wallace, Rasmussen, Jason Miller, Stephen Miller, Spox Jason Miller

Is Trump's top cop, attorney general William Barr, a danger to democracy?

The attorney general’s many critics saw his combative display on Capitol Hill as proof of his willingness to enable Trump’s darkest impulsesWilliam Barr was hungry. “Mr Chairman, could we take a five-minute break?” the attorney general asked Jerry Nadler of the House of Representatives’ judiciary committee. “No,” retorted Nadler, his hearing almost done. Barr responded sardonically: “You’re a real class act.”It was pure Barr: a proud, combative, unflappable and unapologetic partisan warrior in t...
Tags: Florida, News, Washington, Senate, White House, Russia, US, Dhs, United States, House, House Of Representatives, George Bush, Portland, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Catholic

Matthew Whitaker says Seattle residents are right to be concerned by massive proposed cuts to police budget

Seattle City Council introduces resolution that could lead to defunding much of the city's police department; former Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker joins Shannon Bream on 'Fox News @ Night.'
Tags: News, Fox News, Seattle, Shannon Bream, Seattle City Council, Matthew Whitaker

James Murdoch resigns from News Corp board, 'editorial differences' cited

This is a big one. Former 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch has resigned from the board of News Corp., the parent company of the Wall Street Journal. In a letter of resignation filed Friday afternoon, Murdoch wrote: "My resignation is due to disagreements over certain editorial content published by the Company’s news outlets and certain other strategic decisions." James Murdoch Steps Down from News Corp Board Over 'Disagreements' - Variety. PEOPLE ARE GOING TO TRY TO GET THEIR S...
Tags: Post, Hollywood, News, Media, Australia, Fox, Fox News, James Murdoch, Rupert Murdoch, Robert Thomson, News Corp, Judd Apatow, 21st Century Fox, Wall Street Journal, James, Murdoch

James Murdoch Resigns From News Corp Board Over Editorial ‘Disagreements’

James Murdoch, son of octogenarian media mogul Rupert Murdoch, announced his abrupt resignation from the board of News Corporation Friday. In a terse resignation letter, James Murdoch cited “disagreements over certain editorial content published by the Company’s news outlets and certain other strategic decisions.” As CNN’s Brian Stelter noted, Murdoch had previously parted ways with 21st Century Fox, where he was CEO, at least in part over Fox News’ editorial approach. Fox News is currently hous...
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James Murdoch resigned from the board of News Corp., citing editorial 'disagreements'

His resignation came six months after he slammed News Corp. and Fox News for promoting climate-change skepticism amid the Australian bushfires.
Tags: News, Fox News, James Murdoch, News Corp

Karl Rove on how coronavirus response could impact 2020 election

Fox News contributor Karl Rove responds to Biden's criticism of Trump's coronavirus response.
Tags: News, Fox News, Biden, Karl Rove, Trump

James Murdoch Quits News Corp Board Over Editorial Disagreements

James Murdoch has resigned from the board of his family’s news behemoth, News Corp, due to disagreements over editorial content published by the company’s notoriously right-wing outlets, The Daily Beast has confirmed.“Mr. Murdoch informed the Company that his resignation was due to disagreements over certain editorial content published by the Company’s news outlets and certain other strategic decisions,” a company statement said. He was immediately scrubbed from the company’s online list of boar...
Tags: New York Post, News, Australia, Disney, Joe Biden, Fox, Fox News, James Murdoch, Rupert Murdoch, BetaWorks, News Corp, Financial Times, James, Murdoch, Trump, Tucker Carlson

Stephen Miller Spreads Blatant Lies About Mail-In Voting on ‘Fox & Friends’

Anyone who still thinks Donald Trump was “joking” when he suggested delaying the presidential election this week might want to check out what Stephen Miller had to say about the issue of mail-in voting on Fox & Friends Friday morning. The senior policy adviser began the interview by praising his boss for bringing “the whole nation’s attention to the catastrophic notion of universal mail-in ballots.” But when Miller tried to explain what is so “catastrophic” about the vote-by-mail system, he imm...
Tags: Florida, John Lewis, News, Washington, White House, Barack Obama, Fox, Fox News, Department Of Justice, Biden, Donald Trump, Miller, Trump, United States of America, Fox Friends, Brennan Center for Justice

Duckworth Confirms She Was Interviewed For Biden VP Slot

Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth (D) confirmed Thursday that she has been interviewed by Joe Biden’s team as a potential vice presidential pick on the Democratic ticket. “I have been interviewed, yes, I’m on Team Biden,” Duckworth told the Washington Post during an interview Thursday, adding, “But it really doesn’t matter what position I play as long as we get Joe Biden elected.” The Post reported that a source with familiarity about the VP selection process confirmed that the senator had t...
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Portland protests: Trump's homeland security chief says federal police will stay – for now

Federal police forces will remain in Portland until Trump administration officials determine the Oregon governor, a Democrat, has a plan that is working to quell protests and violence there, says Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf."Law enforcement officers that have been there over the past 60 days will remain there in Portland until we are assured that the plan that has been put in place by the governor and Oregon State Police will be effective night after night," Mr Wolf told Fox New...
Tags: News, Oregon, Portland, Fox News, Trump, Wolf, Oregon State Police, Chad Wolf

Supercut Shows Fox Personalities Saying Trump Will Never Do Something. He Just Did.

Figures on Fox News and Fox Business were left eating their own words after the president's tweet.
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Tucker Carlson Accuses ‘Greasy Politician’ Obama Of ‘Desecrating A Funeral’

The Fox News host rips into the former president's eulogy for civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis.
Tags: News, Obama, Fox News, Tucker Carlson

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