We discuss partisan misinformation campaigns — foreign and domestic — here on ThePaepae.com from time to time. Recently we discussed the Islamophobia campaign led by political ‘influencers’ and networkers (see Misinformation experts.)

But the giant of twisted ‘news’ coverage has to be Fox News. Here’s an excerpt of The Media Matters for America book about Fox News. It’s arrival has been heralded and presaged by all sorts of dirty smears by America’s right wing proxies and attack dogs. Attack, they say, is the best form of defence.

Read the first few pages here at scribd.com

  … or here:

The Fox Effect by Media Matters for America, David Brock and Ari Rabin-Havt (Excerpt)