All posts by Olivia Dupree

Bill O’Reilly Fired from Fox: Media and Network Implications

After a series of sexual assault lawsuit settlements and departed advertisers, conservative commentator Bill O’Reilly was ousted from his long-standing role as the host of Fox News’ The O’Reilly Factor. O’Reilly’s departure has spurred many discussions about his lasting legacy on cable, political news and

Trump and Russia: Is the Media’s Reaction “Overblown?”

Since intelligence agencies uncovered that Russia likely hacked Hillary Clinton’s email server to benefit the Trump campaign, the Democratic party and many mainstream media outlets have focused their coverage of the new administration around its possible ties to Russia. In particular, the cases concerning Michael

Betsy DeVos Comic Channels Civil Rights Statement, Sparks Outrage

After protesters blocked recently-confirmed U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos from entering a D.C. public school on Feb. 10, conservative cartoonist Glenn McCoy channeled Norman Rockwell’s “The Problem We All Live With.” “The Problem We All Live With” depicts Ruby Bridges, the first black child