Sports journalists, political activism and speculation go hand-in-hand in today’s age of social media. There is no better example of this than the case of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. who protested the American national anthem last season and made statements on policing and racial tensions in America. His protests upset conservatives, military veterans and […]
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 […]
Disney’s CEO, Bob Iger, had to defend his company and the parent company from allegations of media bias in a shareholders’ meeting this past week. According to Awful Announcing, internal discussions among ESPN employees from all sides of the political spectrum feel that the company is veering towards liberal politics. The article also pointed out […]
Two female sports journalists sat through an ad put on which highlighted the rude, vile tweets that females get on social media. It’s worth a watch.
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3/20/2017 - Disney CEO Defends Disney, ABC from Allegations of Media Bias
4/30/2016 - Men Read Horrible Tweets about Female Journalists in Ad