The “Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy”: Media and Conservative Networks

  title={The “Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy”: Media and Conservative Networks},
  author={R. J. Meagher},
  journal={New Political Science},
  pages={469 - 484}
  • R. J. Meagher
  • Published 2012
  • Sociology
  • New Political Science
  • The American Right's speedy political recovery after the historic 2008 election was driven in part by Fox News, Rush Limbaugh, and Glenn Beck. Yet conservative media are just one key component in the broad political networks built over the past few decades. Conservative talk radio, print publications, television networks, and internet sites have numerous connections, both direct and indirect, with the think tanks, advocacy organizations, academic research centers, and foundations that develop… CONTINUE READING
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