Jason Kenney's speech equating COVID-19 with the 'flu' may have found a friendly audience in Fox NewsDavid J. Climenhaga | In a speech in the legislature last week, Kenney referred half a dozen times to influenza, sometimes in ways that clearly tried to blur the distinction between the two respiratory diseases.
The Canadian Broadcast Hall of Fame should revoke the honour it bestowed upon Fox News personality John RobertsMatthew Hays | Fox News has been accused of toxifying public discourse for many years, and now faces a lawsuit for spreading misinformation about COVID-19. Roberts lends a false veneer of credibility to the network.
|Blog Penney Kome | Since Trump's election Fox's ratings have fallen, to the benefit of more left-leaning cable news shows.|
|Columnists Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Donald Trump is giving new meaning to "bully pulpit," ratcheting his irrational campaign rhetoric to new and dangerous lows.|
|Blog Jon Queally | There's barely a whiff of the skepticism one would expect after the colossal -- and well-documented -- media failure that preceded the invasion of Iraq in 2003.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Stephen Harper, Rupert Murdoch and their various cronies are as thick as thieves, if you'll pardon the expression! Canadians would be well advised to pay attention.|
|Blog Donald Gutstein | Rupert Murdoch's phone-hacking problems have been all over the news in recent days, but it wasn't too long ago his media properties were providing a supportive environment for Big Tobacco.|
|Columnists Rick Salutin | Can we declare a moratorium on Canadian Schadenfreude over Rupert Murdoch and his British tabs? They deserve what they're getting and more. But it tends to conceal the mote in our own eye.|
|Blog Eric Arnold | While mainstream media news cycles have been dominated by political sex scandals, important global stories have gone under-reported.|
|Blog Alheli Picazo | Don't be blinded by SunTV: today rabble celebrates its 10th anniversary by launching Media Watch blog that aims to cover a wide range of media, from uninformed editorials and inaccurate reporting.|
|Blog Lindsay Beyerstein | Tonight, U.S. President Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union address. A major theme of the speech will be jobs and the economy.|
|Blog Murray Dobbin | From in-your-face arrogance to a total retreat in a matter of a few months, the big money behind Quebecor's determination to set up a Fox news North is now looking pretty humble.|
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