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Friday, 21 April 2017 13:28

Clinton-Coddling Katie Couric Pens TIME Tribute to Ex-Fox News Host on Sexual Harassment

Written by  Tim Graham

Just in time for the end of The O'Reilly Factor -- or perhaps, timed to help end it -- Time magazine's list of most influential 100 people includes former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson, who turned Fox upside down by coming forward with allegations that she was sexually harassed by her boss Roger Ailes.

That took guts, but Carlson knew the liberal media would back her when Fox News was targeted.

But Carlson's encomium is penned by former NBC and CBS star Katie Couric, whose record in "speaking truth to power" in sexual-harassment claims matches very conveniently with the ideological persuasion of who is being accused. Here's most of what Couric wrote:

Speaking truth to power is never easy. It's even harder when the whole country is watching. Gretchen Carlson's very public stand against Fox News blew the lid off a corporate culture that seemed to perpetuate sexual harassment — from the executive suite to the anchor desk.

Gretchen had her own Howard Beale moment: she was mad as hell and she wasn't going to take it anymore. Her resolve led to the downfall of one of the most powerful men in media, Roger Ailes....

In addition to putting more women in positions of power and replacing the word troublemaker with truth teller, Gretchen also wants men to join the fight.

Read more at NewsBusters

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