ESPN, which has been accused of liberal media bias in recent months leading up to the 2016 election, is suffering from external and internal politics in light of President Trump’s election. Here’s what public editor Jim Brady had to say on it: As it turns out, ESPN is far from immune from the political fever […]
Wait, so the politically divisive rhetoric and “meanness” happened to start the same time that Obama took office? Hmm.
The Huffington Post, which was derided by some political observers when they decided to cover Donald Trump’s presidential campaign in its entertainment section last July, announced that they are reversing course and will now classify him as being political, following his remarks about Muslims this week. According to Arianna Huffington: Our decision in July was […]
It’s a great take on the issue of race in politics, and how it has become a global phenomenon after the Rotherham situation of the abuse of over a thousand girls.
Keith Olbermann, who resurfaced this week with the announcement that he will be hosting a new show, Olbermann, on ESPN2 starting in August, made it clear that while his show will not be about politics, he could still do politics if he wanted to: The key three or four words about this are, ‘it’s a sports […]
3/20/2017 - ESPN No Longer Seen as Apolitical, Struggles with Internal Politics after Trump’s Election, writes ESPN Public Editor
2/11/2016 - Irony: Obama Critical of ‘Meanness” that Started Under His Presidency
12/8/2015 - Huffington Post Reverses Course—Trump No Longer Considered “Entertainment”
2/9/2015 - Dan Hannan: Hypersensitivity on Race doesn’t Help People
7/18/2013 - Olbermann: “If I Wanted to Do Politics I Would Still Be Doing Politics”
6/12/2012 - NBC’s Mitchell to Romney Spokesman: “You People”