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Author Brock, David, 1962-
Title The Fox effect : how Roger Ailes turned a network into a propaganda machine / David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt, and Media Matters for America.
Published New York : Anchor Books, c2012.
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 Floor3  PN4888.T4 B76 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description vi, 329 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-329).
Contents Introduction: Not necessarily the news -- Part I: Attack and destroy. Roger's rise ; The path to the top -- Part II: Building the movement. A "terrorist fist jab"? ; A Stalin-esque mouthpiece ; Time for a Tea Party ; Violent rhetoric ; Six steps ; Willie Horton...times a thousand -- Part III: The campaign. A vote for liberty ; One million dollars -- Part IV: The aftermath. The puppet master ; Epilogue.
Summary Reveals how FoxNews has evolved into an aggressive partisan advocate for the Republican party, citing the roles of Roger Ailes and Rupert Murdoch in promoting agendas that contrast with traditional standards of fairness and objectivity.
Subject Ailes, Roger.
Fox News.
Television broadcasting of news -- United States.
Television broadcasting of news -- Objectivity -- United States.
Television and politics -- United States.
Related Names Rabin-Havt, Ari.
Mediamatters.org.
ISBN 9780307279583 (trade pbk.)
0307279588 (trade pbk.)
9780307947680 (ebook)
0307947688 (ebook)
Standard # 40020581339
OCLC number 726819908