“People are scared to run and be politicians because of how scrutinized and destroyed they can be,” said Fabbri, the entertainment show executive. “And we need good people doing stuff, and I don’t want people to be scared off because of that.” … [Read more...] about For Harry and Meghan, Canada media’s respect for privacy is good news
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A Malaysian rights group filed a suit in a domestic court against a Singapore minister on Friday, seeking to challenge his order to attach a correction to an article on its blog that accused the city-state of illegal execution practices. … [Read more...] about Malaysian rights group sues Singapore minister over ‘fake news’ directive
Using the ubiquitous right-wing catchphrase that critiques the allegedly lefty journalism biz, Fox News anchor Heather Childers launched a pre-dawn preemptive strike on the Washington Post, Chicago Tribune and Los Angeles Times for slapping their respective slogans—what Childers called “anti-President Trump rhetoric”—on T-shirts offered for sale at around $20 apiece. … [Read more...] about Fox News’ Latest Trump Nemesis: Pro-Journalism T-Shirts
“I can’t speak for anyone but I’m willing to bet that none of us wanted to be kicked out by Fox, and none of us believed we would be shunned by other networks. But we were,” Holder tweeted this week as various news outlets, including The Daily Beast, reported that three months after Shepard Smith quit Fox News amid on-air skirmishes with his fellow anchors, both CNN and MSNBC are vying for his services when his six-month non-compete clause expires. … [Read more...] about Why Can’t These Ex-Fox News Women Get New TV Jobs?
Smith’s law partner and husband, Neil Mullin, added: “Knowing Ms. Bernstein and O’Reilly’s other victims are afraid to speak out because he and Fox forced them to sign non-disclosure agreements, O’Reilly and Fox have made false and disparaging claims. They should release all victims from their NDAs and let the truth out. It is cowardly to publicly attack these women knowing they have been subjected to contractual provisions requiring absolute silence.” … [Read more...] about Fox News and Bill O’Reilly in the Lawsuit Crosshairs Again