Tag: Roger Ailes

Controversial Fox Sports Head Fired Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

Fox Sports’ president of sports programming was fired on Monday in the wake of the network’s sexual harassment allegations. Jamie Horowitz’s sudden dismissal is reportedly being linked to the sexual harassment investigation. The Los Angeles Times reported that Horowitz was terminated about a week after Fox Sports began interviewing women,…

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Out, Lawsuits Tarnish Network

Bill Shine has resigned from his position as co-president of Fox News, the network announced on Monday. The same day, a Fox News contributor filed a lawsuit alleging gender discrimination. Several of the network’s current sexual misconduct and racial discrimination scandals name Shine for allegedly covering up the wrongdoing of…

President Trump: 'I don't think Bill did anything wrong'

Five days after President Donald Trump declared April National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, he came to the defense of his friend, Bill O’Reilly of Fox News, who once said men are “barbarians” when they see a “good-looking woman.” Trump on Wednesday defended O’Reilly after a report that he;…

Fox News Scandal: Ads Pulled from 'O'Reilly Factor,' New Lawsuit Against Ailes

As Fox News is reeling from the release of a staggering report revealing numerous sexual harassment lawsuits filed against its star, Bill O’Reilly, two advertisers have pulled ad placements during “The O’Reilly Factor.” Meanwhile, women continue to come forward with claims of a misogynistic culture at the company. Julie Roginsky,…

Fox News Faces Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

Fox News employees Tichaona Brown, a payroll manager, and Tabrese Wright, a payroll coordinator, filed a racial discrimination lawsuit Tuesday night in State Supreme Court in Bronx, N.Y. Brown and Wright are suing Fox News; its parent company, 21st Century Fox; and Judith Slater, the former senior vice president of…

Trump Defends Roger Ailes' Sexual Assault: He 'Helped' Women

Over the weekend, Trump twice defended former Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes’ alleged sexual misconduct and then said “I guess” when asked if he would vote for a Democrat over a former Ku Klux Klan grand wizard for Senate. In an interview for Showtime’s “The Circus,” which was…