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David Folkenflik

David Folkenflik appears in the following:

Roger Ailes' Unparalleled Impact On The Public Sphere

Friday, July 22, 2016

No contemporary figure has done more to shape the intersection of American media and politics than Roger Ailes. He was forced out of Fox News this week following allegations of sexual harassment.

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After Shaping Media And Politics For Decades, Ailes Is Out At Fox News

Friday, July 22, 2016

Sexual harassment allegations against Fox News chief Roger Ailes cost him his job. We examine Ailes' legacy, an unparalleled figure in the twin realms of media and politics.

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Roger Ailes Resigns From Fox News Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Roger Ailes resigned Thursday from his perch atop Fox News Channel. The move comes in the wake of sexual harassment allegations from former anchor Gretchen Carlson and others.

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Murdochs To Remove Roger Ailes Amid Sexual Harassment Claims

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes is being ousted from the network after a former anchor sued him for sexual harassment. More women have come forward, including Fox News star Megyn Kelly.

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Fox News, Roger Ailes and the Sexual Harassment Charges Against the News Chief

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The latest reports say that Fox may remove Ailes from his position as News Chief. 

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Ex-GOP Operative Also Alleges Sexual Advances By Fox News Chief Ailes

Friday, July 15, 2016

Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes is fighting a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by former anchor Gretchen Carlson. Since the suit was filed, other women have stepped forward. We have Kellie Boyle's story.

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After Butting Heads With The Media, Corey Lewandowski Joins Their Team

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Corey Lewandowski, the pugnacious former Trump campaign manager, has joined CNN as a political pundit. Lewandowski had a confrontational, hostile relationship with the media on the campaign trail. Now he's on their team.

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Fox News' Roger Ailes Faces Uncertain Future Amid Sexual Harassment Suit

Monday, July 11, 2016

Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes is facing a sexual harassment suit from former anchor Gretchen Carlson, as well as allegations of similar behavior from six other women. But this is not the first time Rupert Murdoch has had to deal with a harassment case in his media empire.

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Stakes Are Raised In Sexual Harassment Suit Against Fox News Chief Ailes

Monday, July 11, 2016

Roger Ailes has filed countermotions against the sexual harassment suit brought by ex-anchor Gretchen Carlson. Other women, however, are coming forward with similar allegations against Ailes.

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Journalists Grapple With How To Present Video Of Police Shootings

Friday, July 08, 2016

During a violent week, police and news organizations are forced to account for what's being captured on live video. But they are not able to keep up with the rawness of the information presented or the emotions it stirs.

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Former Fox News Anchor Gretchen Carlson Sues Roger Ailes For Harassment

Wednesday, July 06, 2016

Carlson alleges that Ailes created a pervasively sexist atmosphere and that she was cut from Fox for rebuffing his sexual advances. She says she was told to learn to "get along with the boys."

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Gretchen Carlson Sues Fox News' Roger Ailes For Sexual Harassment

Wednesday, July 06, 2016

Longtime Fox News host Gretchen Carlson is accusing the network's boss Roger Ailes of sexual harassment. Carlson alleges her contract was not renewed after she rebuffed repeated sexual advances from Ailes. The Fox News CEO and chairman did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

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Former ABC News Chief Encounters Learning Curve As Rookie Anchor

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

David Westin was president of ABC News for nearly 14 years and often tangled with his anchors. Now he's the anchor of the morning show on Bloomberg TV, and is learning how much he really didn't know.

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Post-Brexit, Political Drama Has Been All The Rage In Britain

Friday, July 01, 2016

After the U.K. voted to leave the EU, the man predicted to be Britain's next prime minister was forced to withdraw amid backstabbing and drama. Steve Inskeep talks to Michael White of The Guardian.

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Adnan Syed, Subject Of 'Serial' Podcast, Will Get A New Trial, Judge Rules

Friday, July 01, 2016

A Baltimore judge granted a new trial to Adnan Sayd, the Baltimore man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend while in high school in 1999. Sayd's case stood at the heart of the hit podcast Serial.

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Nancy Grace To Leave HLN When Her Contract Expires This Fall

Friday, July 01, 2016

Nancy Grace, the fiery advocate for victims of violent crime, is leaving the HLN network after a dozen years. She says she will reemerge on TV and digitally too.

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Facebook Brings New Changes To Its Newsfeed

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Facebook announced on Wednesday it will de-emphasize content posted by publishers in users' newsfeeds, shifting the emphasis to material posted by friends. Though publishers are accustomed to the company making tweaks to newsfeeds, this change has the potential to affect traffic for news organizations.

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When TV Cameras Shut Down, House Democrats Live-Stream Their Sit-In

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Despite cameras on the House floor going dark, a band of Democrats staging a sit-in to insist on a vote on gun control streamed the event, and conducted interviews with media, through smartphones.

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Tribune Publishing Takes A Futuristic Step To Become 'tronc'

Monday, June 20, 2016

On Monday, the newspaper chain Tribune Publishing, becomes "tronc" — a company with a futuristic mission built around distribution of "premium verified content." What the heck does that mean?

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In Viacom Shakeup, Sumner Redstone Replaces 5 Board Members

Thursday, June 16, 2016

On Thursday, Sumner Redstone's National Amusements Inc., moved to seize control of Viacom from its chairman and CEO Philippe Dauman. Dauman and four other directors were removed from Viacom's board and replaced with prominent corporate figures.

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