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Gabriel Sherman

New York City
National Affairs Editor, New York Magazine and Contributor, NBC News and MSNBC — MSNBC, NBC News, New York Magazine

National Affairs Editor at New York Magazine. NBC News/MSNBC contributor, Author of NYT best seller THE LOUDEST VOICE IN THE ROOM

Fox Settles With Carlson for Reported $20 Million — Then Van Susteren Quits — Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson and 21st Century Fox have reached a reported $20 million settlement to end her sexual harassment lawsuit against former Fox chief Roger Ailes. The settlement includes an apology from 21st Century Fox. The news of the settlement was first reported by Vanity Fair.

The Revenge of Roger's Angels | RealClearPolitics

How Fox News Women Took Down Roger Ailes — It took 15 days to end the mighty 20-year reign of Roger Ailes at Fox News, one of the most storied runs in media and political history. Ailes built not just a conservative cable news channel but something like a fourth branch of government; a propaganda arm for the GOP; an organization that determined Republican presidential candidates, sold wars, and decided the issues of the day for 2 million viewers.

Fox News and the Repercussions of Sexual Harassment — Talbot writes: "One of the surprising things about the Fox News sexual-harassment story is that the women who have come forward with allegations include several of the network's better-known anchors and reporters." Roger Ailes.

Murdoch Promotes Roger Ailes Loyalists to Run Fox News — Roger Ailes may be out of Fox News, but he continues to cast a long shadow over the network. Today, 21st Century Fox executive chairman Rupert Murdoch promoted three Ailes loyalists to serve as the new leadership team atop the network.

Andrea Tantaros Made Harassment Claims Against Roger Ailes — Fox News' senior executives have said they were unaware of sexual-harassment allegations against Roger Ailes before former anchor Gretchen Carlson filed a lawsuit against him in July. But those claims are now being challenged by Fox host Andrea Tantaros, who says that she complained multiple times to senior Fox executives in 2015 about Ailes's inappropriate sexual behavior toward her.

Ailes Used Fox News Budget to Finance ‘Black Room’ Campaigns Against His Enemies — As Rupert Murdoch seeks to stabilize Fox News in the wake of Roger Ailes's ouster, a crucial question remains unanswered: How was Ailes able to spend millions of dollars to settle sexual harassment claims without it setting off alarmbells?

Ex-Fox News Employee Says Roger Ailes Sexually Exploited Her for 20 Years — Sherman writes: Laurie Luhn told the lawyers at Paul, Weiss that she had been harassed by Ailes for more than 20 years, that executives at Fox News had known about it and helped cover it up, and that it had ruined her life. 'It was psychological torture,' she later told me.

Fmr. Fox Booker: Harassed by Ailes for 20 Years — The morning after Fox News chief Roger Ailes resigned, the cable network's former director of booking placed a call to the New York law firm hired by 21st Century Fox to investigate sexual-harassment allegations against Ailes.

Roger Ailes Is Writing an Autobiography -- NYMag — Several GOP candidates have treated this primary season as a book tour just as much as a presidential campaign. Newt Gingrich, Herman Cain, Michele Bachmann, and Sarah Palin have all hustled around the country selling books, in addition to regular appearances on Fox News to tout their tomes.
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Sep 25, 2016

Also Ailes lawyer tells NYT Ailes "elects Presidents." Seems to be first on the record acknowledgement from Ailes that he's advising Trump

Sep 24, 2016

RT @aboutmattlaw: Reading THE LOUDEST VOICE IN THE ROOM by @gabrielsherman knowing that Roger Ailes is helping @realDonaldTrump with debate prep is scary.

Sep 22, 2016

RT @SopanDeb: As you read this statement, remember that Roger Ailes is actively advising Trump and Trump has repeatedly praised h…

Sep 22, 2016

RT @macfitte: Of course Ailes admires Leni Riefenstahl! @gabrielsherman book is a terrifying treasure trove of "ah ha, of COURSE!" insights.

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