The Case for Fox News Studies

  title={The Case for Fox News Studies},
  author={Matthew V Yglesias},
  journal={Political Communication},
  pages={681 - 683}
The United States (and, indeed, the world) would benefit enormously from more focus from scholars of political communication on the specific dynamics and role of Fox News in American political life. Fox is by no means obscure—but in some respects its very ubiquity (it is on, constantly, in the office of essentially every Republican Party member of Congress, for example) can tend to obscure exactly how strange it is. Ideological media is not new in the United States, but Fox does not really… 
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