Rachel Maddow

Right wing media on the rise? Hardly

Right wing media on the rise? Hardly

David Zurawik writes that our fragile republic is in danger with the rise of conservative media (“Conservative media rising in Trump's America,” Dec. 24). Fox News, the Steve Bannon-led Breitbart News Network, the Daily Caller, and the Sinclair Broadcast Group are maintained by Mr. Zurawik to be part of a propaganda machine that blindly supports President Donald Trump and unfairly criticizes Trump opponents. My advice to Mr. Zurawik is to calm down.

The media cited by Mr. Zurawik are merely one part of a vast media industry, the majority of which is...

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