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White House Takes on FOX News

Grades:

12 |

Subject:

social studies |

Date:

October 15, 2009

Files:

This video explores the recent criticism of the Fox News cable channel by the White House. Sources provide viewpoints debating whether or not the White House is advocating censorship, the implications of the executive branch of government singling out a single news source for criticism, and whether the controversy benefits Fox News, the White House, or both.