Tag: Rupert Murdoch

Racist Remark Gets Fox Co-Host Bob Beckel Fired

Racism, sexism and intimidation are so engrained in the Fox News workplace culture that despite the increasing amount of lawsuits filed by employees against the news channel, Bob Beckel, co-hostof”The Five,” still thought it was acceptable to berate a Black IT employee. A Fox News network spokesperson said in a…

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…

Bill O'Reilly Out at Fox

Update: April 19, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. EST Bill O’Reilly is no longer employed at Fox News. In a written statementreleased Wednesday afternoon,21st Century Fox said: “After a thorough and careful review of the allegations, the company and Bill O’Reilly have agreed that Bill O’Reilly will not be returning to…

Is it Curtains for 'The O'Reilly Factor'

Days after 21st Century Fox announced a law firm was hired to review a sexual harassment accusation against Bill O’Reilly of Fox News, the TV host announced that he is going on a two-week vacation. Tuesday night on “The O’Reilly Factor” O’Reilly said that he had scheduled his trip “last…

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,…

Rupert Murdoch: Obama Not a ‘Real’ Black President

By Sheryl Estrada From Twitter Rupert Murdoch set the Twittersphere ablaze Wednesday night when he posted tweets praising Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson and his wife, Candy, and asserted President Obama isn’t a “real black President.” Ben and Candy Carson terrific. What about a real black President who can properly…