Author: Aidan McLaughlin

BREAKING: MSNBC Names Rachel Maddow Replacement

MSNBC has announced the host that will replace Rachel Maddow at 9 p.m.: Alex Wagner. “I am absolutely thrilled and honored and generally upside down with excitement to come back home to @MSNBC to host the 9PM hour, beginning August 16th,” Wagner said on Twitter. “LET’S DO THIS.” The New York Times broke the news […]

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‘We’re About to Become a Divided Country’: NBC’s Pete Williams Lays Out Consequences of Overturning Roe

NBC News correspondent Pete Williams said the United States is about to become a “divided country” while spelling out the consequences of the Supreme Court ruling overturning the right to abortion established almost 50 years ago in Roe v. Wade. By removing the Constitutional protection for abortion, the ruling allows states to determine their own […]

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Cenk Uygur on the Washington Post Newsroom Revolt, Being ‘Banned from CNN and MSNBC’, and 20 Years of Taking on the ‘Corporate Media’

Twenty years ago, Cenk Uygur launched a radio show from the living room of his one-bedroom apartment. Today, The Young Turks has grown into a sprawling online media company boasting tens of millions of subscribers — more than five million on YouTube alone. “The Iraq war was about to start,” Uygur recalled on this week’s […]

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Chris Stirewalt Lays Out How Fox News Worked to Undermine Trump’s Attempt to Claim Victory on Election Night

Former Fox News political editor Chris Stirewalt described in testimony before the Jan. 6 House select committee how the network sought to thwart attempts from then-President Donald Trump to mislead the public about how elections work. Stirewalt explained that Trump, in claiming the 2020 election was stolen, misunderstood common phenomenon during elections — known as the […]

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