Fox is a powerful source of unfettered bias, and a channel we know T watches exclusively. What has changed recently (and I watch it sometimes on big news days to catch the narrative) is the all out white nationalist dog-whistling to those groups. It is astounding to believe what I am watching.
Hard to explain how we move on from what is a huge disconnect between the belief systems touted by certain media groups. What this does is make us painfully aware of the ugly political views out there.
CNN’s @BrianStelter breaks down the new @IngrahamAngle walk-back. As he says, “No matter what Ingraham says now, she was talking about changing demographics in the country being disturbing to her and to her audience. She can’t take that back.”
Fox News Now Airs Unabashed White Nationalism in Primetime
Laura Ingraham joins Tucker Carlson in explaining that “changing demographics” are destroying America.
That’s why it’s a more and more common experience to wake up and see that one of the fabulously rich resentment-peddlers on the president’s favorite news network spent the previous evening spouting unabashed white nationalism on-air. Usually, it’s Tucker Carlson who pops up on Fox News to rail against “demographic changes” in America—that is, non-white people immigrating here. That kind of rhetoric has earned Carlson praise from Richard Spencer and David Duke.
But Laura Ingraham certainly gave Carlson a run for his money Wednesday night, unleashing a nakedly white nationalist rant that suggested “the America we know and love” has been destroyed by “massive demographic changes” due to both illegal and legal immigration: